BS 6896:2005 - Specification for installation of gas-fired overhead radiant heaters for industrial and commercial heating (2nd and 3rd family gases) – BSI British Standards

BS 6896:2005

Specification for installation of gas-fired overhead radiant heaters for industrial and commercial heating (2nd and 3rd family gases)

Status : Revised, Withdrawn   Published : September 2005 Replaced By : BS 6896:2011

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Specification for installation of gas-fired overhead radiant heaters for industrial and commercial heating (2nd and 3rd family gases)

Executive summary

Installation requirements for gas-fired overhead radiant heaters and systems for the environmental heating of premises other than domestic dwellings.

Abstract

This British Standard specifies the installation, including design, inspection and commissioning, requirements for gas-fired overhead radiant heaters and systems for the environmental heating of premises other than domestic dwellings to which the Gas Appliances (Safety) Regulations 1995 apply.

This standard applies to the installation of heaters that are designed to utilize gases of group H of the second family (e.g. natural gas), gases of group P of the third family (e.g. propane) as well as gases of group B of the third family (e.g. butane) which is specified in BS EN 437:2003.

This standard applies to the installation of gas-fired overhead luminous radiant heaters within the scope of BS EN 419-1:2000, single burner gas-fired overhead radiant heaters within the scope of BS EN 416-1:1999 and multi-burner gas-fired overhead radiant tube heater systems within the scope of BS EN 777-1:1999,

BS EN 777-2:1999, BS EN 777-3:2000 and BS EN 777-4:1999.

History and related standards

This British Standard is a revision of BS 6896:1991, which is withdrawn.

This standard includes the following cross references:

BS 669-2:1997, BS 1363-1:1995, BS 1363-2:1995, BS 5440-1:2000,

BS 6501-1:1991, BS 7671:2001, BS EN 13410, BS EN 60079-10:2003, EH 40, IGE/UP/2.




Standard NumberBS 6896:2005
TitleSpecification for installation of gas-fired overhead radiant heaters for industrial and commercial heating (2nd and 3rd family gases)
StatusRevised, Withdrawn
Publication Date16 September 2005
Withdrawn Date30 June 2011
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
Replaced ByBS 6896:2011
ReplacesBS 6896:1991
Draft Superseded By02/714117 DC
DescriptorsHeaters, Heating equipment, Space-heating systems, Radiant heaters, Overhead, Gas-powered devices, Industrial, Commercial, Installation, Commissioning, Maintenance, 2nd family gases, 3rd family gases, Liquefied petroleum gas, Siting, Gas flow, Air, Ventilation, Gas circuits, Pipework systems, Control devices, Flues, Carbon dioxide, Gas space heating, Combustion products
ICS97.100.20
Title in FrenchInstallation des radiateurs muraux au gaz pour installations de chauffage commerciales et industrielles (2eme et 3eme famille de gaz). Specifications
Title in GermanEinbau von gasbeheizten Deckenstrahlern fuer gewerbliche und industrielle Zwecke (fuer Gase der 2. und 3. Famillie)
CommitteeGSE/30
ISBN0 580 46695 7
PublisherBSI
FormatA4
DeliveryNo
Pages28
File Size561.9 KB
Price£182.00


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