BS EN 12972:2018 - Tanks for transport of dangerous goods. Testing, inspection and marking of metallic tanks

BS EN 12972:2018

Tanks for transport of dangerous goods. Testing, inspection and marking of metallic tanks

Status : Current   Published : July 2018



This document specifies testing, inspection and marking for the type approval, initial inspection, periodic inspection, intermediate inspection and exceptional check of metallic tanks (shell and equipment) of fixed tanks (tank vehicles), demountable tanks, tank-wagons, portable tanks and tank containers for the transport of dangerous goods. This document is not applicable to battery-vehicles and battery-wagons comprising cylinders, tubes, pressure drums, bundles of cylinders, and multiple element gas containers (MEGCs), independent of whether the elements are receptacles or tanks.

Standard NumberBS EN 12972:2018
TitleTanks for transport of dangerous goods. Testing, inspection and marking of metallic tanks
Publication Date17 July 2018
Normative References(Required to achieve compliance to this standard)EN ISO 3834-2, EN ISO 9606-1, ISO 9606-2, EN ISO 17638, EN ISO 11666, EN 837-1, EN ISO 15607, EN 837-3, CEN ISO/TR 15608, ISO 15609-1, EN ISO 14732, EN ISO 17643:2015, EN ISO 23277:2015, EN ISO 17639:2013, EN 13094:2015, EN ISO 23278:2015, EN ISO 6520-1:1998, EN ISO 9016:2012, EN ISO 9015-1:2011, EN ISO 148-1, EN ISO 3452-1, EN ISO 5173, EN ISO 14731, ISO 15614-1, EN ISO 15614-1, EN ISO 17636-2, ISO 3834-2, EN ISO 17640, ISO 3452-1, EN ISO 9606-4, EN 837-2, EN ISO 9606-3, EN ISO 9606-2, ISO 15614-2, ISO 148-1, ISO 9606-1, EN ISO 15614-2, EN ISO 17636-1, EN 12663-2, EN ISO 4136, EN ISO 17637, ISO 9606-3, EN ISO 15609-1, EN ISO 9712, EN 590, EN 12079-1
Informative References(Provided for Information)EN ISO 17635:2016, ISO 17635:2016, EN 12266-1:2012, ISO/IEC 17025, EN 14025, EN 1011-4, EN 14564, UIC 591, OIML R 80, EN ISO/IEC 17025, EN 1432, UIC 592-4
ReplacesBS EN 12972:2015
International RelationshipsEN 12972:2018
Draft Superseded By17/30360691 DC
DescriptorsRailway wagons, Road tankers, Commercial road vehicles, Approval testing, Bulk storage containers, Inspection, Tanks (containers), Dangerous materials, Acceptance (approval), Marking, Dangerous goods transportation, Metals, Tank wagons
Title in FrenchCiternes destinées au transport de matières dangereuses. Épreuve, contrôle et marquage des citernes métalliques
Title in GermanTanks für die Beförderung gefährlicher Güter. Prüfung, Inspektion und Kennzeichnung von Metalltanks
ISBN978 0 580 98570 6
File Size1.402 MB

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