BS EN 16020:2011 - Explosion diverters

BS EN 16020:2011

Explosion diverters

Status : Current, Under review   Published : August 2011

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An explosion diverter is used to divert explosions propagating through ducts, thus preventing flame jet ignition and pressure piling in connected protected enclosures. It will reduce the risk of flame transmission. This European Standard describes the basic design of a pipe-in-pipe diverter and specifies the testing requirements and the application of explosion diverters. This European Standard covers: - a test method for assessing the efficacy of explosion diverters; - design rules for a type of pipe-in-pipe diverter; - demands to venting device on diverter; - installation requirements; - maintenance requirements; - marking. This European Standard considers dust/air explosive atmospheres only.




Standard NumberBS EN 16020:2011
TitleExplosion diverters
StatusCurrent, Under review
Publication Date31 August 2011
Normative References(Required to achieve compliance to this standard)EN 14491, EN 14034-2, EN ISO/IEC 17025, EN 14034-1, EN 14797, EN 13237, ISO/IEC 17025:2005, EN 15089:2009, EN 14460:2006
Informative References(Provided for Information)94/9/EC, EN 1127-1
International RelationshipsEN 16020:2011
Draft Superseded By09/30209992 DC
DescriptorsPerformance testing, Explosions, Gases, Enclosures, Explosive atmospheres, Dust explosions, Occupational safety, Safety devices, Flame traps, Flame propagation, Dust, Flammable atmospheres, Pipes, Relief valves, Ducts (building services), Chemical plants
ICS13.230
Title in FrenchDispositifs déviateurs d'explosion
Title in GermanExplosionsschlote
CommitteeEXL/23
ISBN978 0 580 69174 4
PublisherBSI
FormatA4
DeliveryYes
Pages26
File Size1.146 MB
Price£182.00


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