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    PLASTICS PIPEWORK (THERMOPLASTICS MATERIALS) - SPECIFICATION FOR THE INSTALLATION OF THERMOPLASTIC PIPES AND ASSOCIATED FITTINGS FOR USE IN DOMESTIC HOT AND COLD SERVICES AND HEATING SYSTEMS IN BUILDINGS

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    Language(s):  English

    Published date:  01-01-2001

    Publisher:  British Standards Institution

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    Foreword
    1 Scope
    2 Normative references
    3 Terms and definitions
    4 Classification
    5 Design considerations
    6 Installation work on site
    7 Commissioning
    Annex A (informative) Guidance on storage, handling and
             transport
    Annex B (informative) Guidance on jointing techniques
    Bibliography

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    States the practices to be followed in the application and installation of thermoplastics pipes and associated fittings which fall within the scope of BS 7291:2001 and are used for the distribution of hot and cold water, including drinking water, and heating systems within buildings.

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    Committee PRI/88/2
    Development Note Supersedes BS 5955-8(1990) and 00/122325 DC. (11/2001) Reviewed and confirmed by BSI, June 2007. (05/2007)
    Document Type Standard
    Publisher British Standards Institution
    Status Current
    Supersedes

    Standards Referenced By This Book - (Show below) - (Hide below)

    BS 7291-1(2006) : 2006 THERMOPLASTICS PIPES AND ASSOCIATED FITTINGS FOR HOT AND COLD WATER FOR DOMESTIC PURPOSES AND HEATING INSTALLATIONS IN BUILDINGS - PART 1: GENERAL REQUIREMENTS
    09/30208674 DC : 0 BS 7291-1 - THERMOPLASTICS PIPE AND FITTING SYSTEMS FOR HOT AND COLD WATER FOR DOMESTIC PURPOSES AND HEATING INSTALLATIONS IN BUILDINGS - PART 1: GENERAL REQUIREMENTS
    09/30208678 DC : 0 BS 7291-3 - THERMOPLASTICS PIPES AND ASSOCIATED FITTINGS FOR HOT AND COLD WATER FOR DOMESTIC PURPOSES AND HEATING INSTALLATIONS IN BUILDINGS - PART 3: SPECIFICATION FOR CROSS-LINKED POLYETHYLENE (PE-X) PIPES AND ASSOCIATED FITTINGS
    BS 7291-1(2010) : 2010 THERMOPLASTICS PIPE AND FITTING SYSTEMS FOR HOT AND COLD WATER FOR DOMESTIC PURPOSES AND HEATING INSTALLATIONS IN BUILDINGS - PART 1: GENERAL REQUIREMENTS
    09/30208676 DC : 0 BS 7291-2 - THERMOPLASTICS PIPES AND ASSOCIATED FITTINGS FOR HOT AND COLD WATER FOR DOMESTIC PURPOSES AND HEATING INSTALLATIONS IN BUILDINGS - PART 2: SPECIFICATION FOR POLYBUTYLENE (PB) PIPES AND ASSOCIATED FITTINGS
    BS 7291-2(2006) : 2006 THERMOPLASTICS PIPES AND ASSOCIATED FITTINGS FOR HOT AND COLD WATER FOR DOMESTIC PURPOSES AND HEATING INSTALLATIONS IN BUILDINGS - PART 2: SPECIFICATION FOR POLYBUTYLENE (PB) PIPE AND ASSOCIATED FITTINGS
    BS 7291-1(2001) : 2001 THERMOPLASTICS PIPES AND ASSOCIATED FITTINGS FOR HOT AND COLD WATER FOR DOMESTIC PURPOSES AND HEATING INSTALLATIONS IN BUILDINGS - PART 1: GENERAL REQUIREMENTS
    05/30111066 DC : DRAFT SEP 2005 BS 7291-2 - THERMOPLASTICS PIPES AND ASSOCIATED FITTINGS FOR HOT AND COLD WATER FOR DOMESTIC PURPOSES AND HEATING INSTALLATIONS IN BUILDINGS - PART 2: SPECIFICATION FOR POLYBUTYLENE (PB) PIPES AND ASSOCIATED FITTINGS
    05/30133509 DC : DRAFT SEP 2005 BS 7593 - CODE OF PRACTICE FOR TREATMENT OF WATER IN DOMESTIC HOT WATER CENTRAL HEATING SYSTEMS
    BS 6880-3(1988) : 1988 CODE OF PRACTICE FOR LOW TEMPERATURE HOT WATER HEATING SYSTEMS OF OUTPUT GREATER THAN 45 KW - INSTALLATION, COMMISSIONING AND MAINTENANCE
    BS 7291-3(2001) : 2001 THERMOPLASTICS PIPES AND ASSOCIATED FITTINGS FOR HOT AND COLD WATER FOR DOMESTIC PURPOSES AND HEATING INSTALLATIONS IN BUILDINGS - PART 3: SPECIFICATION FOR CROSS-LINKED POLYETHYLENE (PE-X) PIPES AND ASSOCIATED FITTINGS
    BS 5449(1990) : 1990 SPECIFICATION FOR FORCED CIRCULATION HOT WATER CENTRAL HEATING SYSTEMS FOR DOMESTIC PREMISES
    BS 7291-3(2006) : 2006 THERMOPLASTICS PIPES AND ASSOCIATED FITTINGS FOR HOT AND COLD WATER FOR DOMESTIC PURPOSES AND HEATING INSTALLATIONS IN BUILDINGS - PART 3: SPECIFICATION FOR CROSS-LINKED POLYETHYLENE (PE-X) PIPES AND ASSOCIATED FITTINGS
    BS 7291-3(2010) : 2010 THERMOPLASTICS PIPE AND FITTING SYSTEMS FOR HOT AND COLD WATER FOR DOMESTIC PURPOSES AND HEATING INSTALLATIONS IN BUILDINGS - PART 3: SPECIFICATION FOR CROSS-LINKED POLYETHYLENE (PE-X) PIPES AND ASSOCIATED FITTINGS
    BS 7291-2(2001) : 2001 THERMOPLASTICS PIPES AND ASSOCIATED FITTINGS FOR HOT AND COLD WATER FOR DOMESTIC PURPOSES AND HEATING INSTALLATIONS IN BUILDINGS - PART 2: SPECIFICATION FOR POLYBUTYLENE (PB) PIPES AND ASSOCIATED FITTINGS
    BS 7593(2006) : 2006 CODE OF PRACTICE FOR TREATMENT OF WATER IN DOMESTIC HOT WATER CENTRAL HEATING SYSTEMS
    BS EN 12828 : 2012 HEATING SYSTEMS IN BUILDINGS - DESIGN FOR WATER-BASED HEATING SYSTEMS
    BS EN 14336 : 2004 HEATING SYSTEMS IN BUILDINGS - INSTALLATION AND COMMISSIONING OF WATER BASED HEATING SYSTEMS
    BS 7593:2006 CODE OF PRACTICE FOR TREATMENT OF WATER IN DOMESTIC HOT WATER CENTRAL HEATING SYSTEMS
    EN 14336 : 2004 HEATING SYSTEMS IN BUILDINGS - INSTALLATION AND COMMISSIONING OF WATER BASED HEATING SYSTEMS
    EN 12828:2012+A1:2014 HEATING SYSTEMS IN BUILDINGS - DESIGN FOR WATER-BASED HEATING SYSTEMS

    Standards Referencing This Book - (Show below) - (Hide below)

    BS 6920-1(2000) : 2000 SUITABILITY OF NON-METALLIC PRODUCTS FOR USE IN CONTACT WITH WATER INTENDED FOR HUMAN CONSUMPTION WITH REGARD TO THEIR EFFECT ON THE QUALITY OF THE WATER - PART 1: SPECIFICATION
    BS EN 681-1:1996 (published 2006-03) Elastomeric seals. Material requirements for pipe joint seals used in water and drainage applications Vulcanized rubber
    BS 7291-3(1990) : 1990 THERMOPLASTICS PIPES & ASSOCIATED FITTINGS FOR HOT & COLD WATER FOR DOMESTIC PURPOSES AND HEATING INSTALLATIONS IN BUILDINGS - SPECIFICATION FOR LINKED POLYETHYLENE PIPES & ASSOCIATED FITTINGS
    BS EN 1254-2:1998 COPPER AND COPPER ALLOYS - PLUMBING FITTINGS - FITTINGS WITH COMPRESSION ENDS FOR USE WITH COPPER TUBES
    BS 7291-2(1990) : 1990 THERMOPLASTICS PIPES AND ASSOCIATED FITTINGS FOR HOT AND COLD WATER FOR DOMESTIC PURPOSES AND HEATING INSTALLATIONS IN BUILDINGS - SPECIFICATION FOR POLYBUTYLENE (PB) PIPES AND ASSOCIATED FITTINGS
    BS EN 1254-3:1998 COPPER AND COPPER ALLOYS - PLUMBING FITTINGS - FITTING WITH COMPRESSION ENDS FOR USE WITH PLASTICS PIPES
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