BS IEC 61892-1:2019 Mobile and fixed offshore units. Electrical installations. General requirements and conditions

BS IEC 61892-1:2019

Mobile and fixed offshore units. Electrical installations. General requirements and conditions

Status : Current   Published : May 2019



What is this standard about?

This part of IEC 61892 is applicable to electrical installations and equipment in mobile and fixed offshore units, including pipeline, pumping or "pigging" stations, compressor stations and single buoy moorings, used in the offshore petroleum industry for drilling, production, accommodation, processing, storage and offloading purposes.

It applies to all installations, whether permanent, temporary, transportable or hand-held, to AC installations and DC installations without any voltage level limitation. Referenced equipment standards may give voltage level limitations.

This document specifies requirements such as those concerning

– environmental conditions,

– power supply characteristics,

– location of electrical equipment in units,

– protection against external influences,

– protection against electrical shock, and

– ignition source control.

This document gives information and guidance on topics such as

– cold climate protection, and

– surface treatment and protective painting system.

This document does not apply to

– fixed equipment for medical purposes,

– electrical installations of tankers, and

– control of ignition sources other than those created by electrical equipment

Standard NumberBS IEC 61892-1:2019
TitleMobile and fixed offshore units. Electrical installations. General requirements and conditions
Publication Date01 May 2019
Normative References(Required to achieve compliance to this standard)IEC 61892-7:2019, BS IEC 61892-7:2019, IEC 61892-2:2019, IEC 61000-2-4:2002, IEC 61892-6:2019, ISO 11064, IMO SOLAS 2014, IEC 60364-4-41, IEC 61892-3, ISO 8468, IEC 61892-5
Informative References(Provided for Information)ISO 4628-1, IEC 60092-502, ISO 80079-37, ISO 4628-5, IEC 60364-7-710, EN 1751, ISO 12944-2, IEC 60112, ISO 4628-3, ISO 12944-4, IEC 60050, ISO 9223, IEC 60529, ISO 4628-4, ISO 12944-1, ISO 80079-36, IEC 60034-5, ISO 4628-2, ISO 12944-6, IEC 60068-2-27, CLC/TR 50427, IEC 60079-0:2017, IEC 60034-1:2017, ISO 12944-5:2018, ISO 13628-5:2009, IEC 60664-1:2007
ReplacesBS IEC 61892-1:2015
International RelationshipsIEC 61892-1:2019
Draft Superseded By21/30350335 DC
DescriptorsStorage, Offshore construction works, Electrical installations, Electrical equipment, Mobile, Petroleum extraction, Petroleum technology, Drilling rigs, Drilling (mineral extraction), Fixed, Pumps, Electrical safety, Pipelines
Title in FrenchUnités mobiles et fixes en mer. Installations électriques Exigences générales et conditions
ISBN978 0 580 96160 1
File Size893 KB

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