BS EN 12927:2019 - Safety requirements for cableway installations designed to carry persons. Ropes

BS EN 12927:2019

Safety requirements for cableway installations designed to carry persons. Ropes

Status : Current   Published : May 2019
Conformity to regulation : Designated



This document specifies the safety requirements applicable to: - Selection criteria for ropes and their end fixings - Safety factors (excluding brake ropes) - Discard criteria - Storage, handling, transportation and installation (including tensioning, connecting and/or splicing) - Long splicing of 6 strand haulage, carrying-hauling rope and carrying-hauling rope (for ski-tow) - End fixings - Maintenance and the minimum requirements applicable to: - MRT, visual and radiographic equipment and procedures for the examination of steel wire ropes. This document is not applicable to cableway installations for the transportation of goods nor to lifts. This document includes requirements relating to the prevention of accidents and the protection of workers irrespective of the application of national regulations. National regulations of a building or federal/state nature or which serve to protect particular groups of people remain unaffected.

Standard NumberBS EN 12927:2019
TitleSafety requirements for cableway installations designed to carry persons. Ropes
Publication Date29 May 2019
Conformity to regulationDesignated
Normative References(Required to achieve compliance to this standard)EN 13796-1, EN 1709, EN 13411-5, EN 12385-8, EN 12385-2, EN 13411-4, EN 13796-3, EN 13411-3, EN 12930, EN ISO 148-1, EN 10228-1, EN 12385-9, EN ISO 10547, EN 1909, EN ISO 9554, EN 1908, EN 13411-7, EN 13411-6, EN 12929-2, EN 12397, EN 13243, EN 12929-1, EN 1559-2, EN 13411-2, EN ISO 5579, EN 12408, EN 13107, EN 13796-2, EN 12385-4, EN 13223, EN 1907:2017
Informative References(Provided for Information)No other standards are informatively referenced
ReplacesBS EN 12927-4:2004, BS EN 12927-3:2004, BS EN 12927-8:2004, BS EN 12927-1:2004, BS EN 12927-5:2004, BS EN 12927-7:2004, BS EN 12927-6:2004, BS EN 12927-2:2004
International RelationshipsEN 12927:2019
DescriptorsSafety measures, Ropes, Passenger ropeways, Aerial ropeways, Selection, Terminal fittings (ropes), Aerial equipment, Designations, Equipment safety
Title in FrenchPrescriptions de sécurité des installations à câbles transportant des personnes. Câbles
Title in GermanSicherheitsanforderungen an Seilbahnen für die Personenbeförderung. Seile
ISBN978 0 580 97961 3
File Size1.284 MB

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