BS 5500:1994 - Specification for unfired fusion welded pressure vessels

BS 5500:1994

Specification for unfired fusion welded pressure vessels

Status : Withdrawn, Superseded, Revised   Published : January 1994 Replaced By :

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General, material selection, design method, manufacture and workmanship, inspection and testing provisions for various geometries and three categories of vessel construction, with additional requirements, recommendations and guidance in appendices, alternative requirements for non-ferrous metals in annex and Enquiry Cases for significant interpretations.

Standard NumberBS 5500:1994
TitleSpecification for unfired fusion welded pressure vessels
StatusWithdrawn, Superseded, Revised
Publication Date01 January 1994
Withdrawn Date15 January 1997
Normative References(Required to achieve compliance to this standard)No other standards are normatively referenced
Informative References(Provided for Information)No other standards are informatively referenced
ReplacesBS 5500:1991
Amended ByBS 5500 EQ 107:1994
BS 5500 EQ 97/108
BS 5500 EQ 110:1996
BS 5500 EQ 106:JUL 1996
BS 5500 EQ 115:1996
BS 5500 EQ 112:1996
AMD 8810
BS 5500 EQ 109:APR95
AMD 8563
AMD 8323
BS 5500 EQ 113
BS 5500 EQ 118
AMD 9226
Generally, Enquiry Cases remain extant until incorporated into the standard. 29, 33, 36, 52, 53, 58, 59, 73, 87, 90, 91 and 97 have been reissued. Enquiry Cases 12, 50 and 62 have been replaced by 52, 53 and 70 respectively. Also Enquiry Cases 18, 55, 57, 72, 77 and 78 have been replaced by 91. The 1994 Enquiry Cases are 103, 104, 107 and 108. The 1995 Enquiry Case is 109. The 1996 Enquiry cases are 110, 112, 113, 115, 117 and 118. AMD 9226 incorporates Enquiry cases 87 and 117.
DescriptorsHeat treatment, Manholes, Impact testing, Flanges, Fusion welding, Jackets (insulation), Flanged fittings, Construction materials, Butt joints, Non-destructive testing, Visual inspection (testing), Alloy steels, Supports, Stainless steels, Structural design, Certificates of conformity, Welding, Mathematical calculations, Fatigue, Fatigue testing, Wear resistance, Austenitic steels, Temperature, Connecting flanges, Corrosion, Thickness, Steels, Pipes, Design calculations, Strength of materials, Surface treatment, Arc welding, Dimensions, Loading, Aluminium alloys, Metalworking, Bibliography, Pressure, Gaskets, Internal pressure, Inspection, Unalloyed steels, Unfired pressure vessels, Pressure vessels, Marking, Aluminium, Stress analysis, Thermal stress, Bolts, Grades (quality), Boilers, Design, Load capacity, Safety measures, Stress corrosion, Test specimens, Structures, Verification, Welded joints, Ferritic steels, Acceptance (approval)
Title in FrenchRécipients sous pression soudés par fusion, non soumis à l'action des flammes
Title in GermanUnbeheizte, schmelzgeschweisste Druckkessel
ISBN0 580 22555 0
File Size0 KB

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