BS EN 14730-2:2006 - Railway applications. Track. Aluminothermic welding of rails. Qualifications of aluminothermic welders, approval of contractors and acceptance of welds

BS EN 14730-2:2006

Railway applications. Track. Aluminothermic welding of rails. Qualifications of aluminothermic welders, approval of contractors and acceptance of welds

Status : Current, Work in hand   Published : August 2006

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This standard applies to aluminothermic welds made on Vignole rails of 46 kg/m and above as contained in EN 13674-1: This standard specifies: ¾ the system for training, testing and maintaining the skills of aluminothermic welders. It applies to those aluminothermic welding processes compliant with the requirements of EN 14730-1 "Railway applications – Track – Aluminothermic welding of rails – Part 1: Approval of welding processes". It requires that the system for training and testing of welders shall be approved by the relevant railway authority; ¾ the systems and requirements for the approval of aluminothermic welding contractors. It applies to those contractors using aluminothermic welding processes compliant with the requirements of EN 14730-1 "Railway applications – Track – Aluminothermic welding of rails – Part 1: Approval of welding processes" and who employ welders who are in possession of a valid Permit to Weld as defined in Clause 4 of this standard; ¾ the acceptance requirements for aluminothermic welds. It requires that weld inspectors are competent in aluminothermic weld inspection and are approved by the relevant railway authority. It covers the final inspection of aluminothermic welds for acceptance in track. It does not cover any previous inspections by welders or others.




Standard NumberBS EN 14730-2:2006
TitleRailway applications. Track. Aluminothermic welding of rails. Qualifications of aluminothermic welders, approval of contractors and acceptance of welds
StatusCurrent, Work in hand
Publication Date31 August 2006
Confirm Date27 July 2016
Normative References(Required to achieve compliance to this standard)EN 14730-1:2017
Informative References(Provided for Information)EN 13674-1
International RelationshipsEN 14730-2:2006
Draft Superseded By03/310083 DC
DescriptorsThermal fusion jointing, Qualification approval, Examination (education), Approval testing, Railway track, Inspection, Aluminium, Rails, Welders, Welding, Welded joints, Acceptance (approval), Fusion welding, Railway rails, Training, Enterprises, Railway fixed equipment, Contractors Railway applications
ICS25.160.10
45.080
Title in FrenchApplications ferroviaires. Voie. Soudage des rails par aluminothermie. Qualification des soudeurs par aluminothermie, agrements des entreprises et reception des soudures
Title in GermanBahnanwendungen. Oberbau. Aluminothermisches Schweissen von Schienen. Qualifizierung aluminothermischer Schweisser, Zertifizierung von Betrieben und Abnahme von Schweissungen
CommitteeRAE/2
ISBN0 580 48705 9
PublisherBSI
FormatA4
DeliveryYes
Pages22
File Size383 KB
Price£130.00


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