Standard Swedish standard · SS-EN 1444

Fibre-cement pipelines - Guide for laying and on-site work practices

Status: Valid

This draft European Standard, applies to both types of fibre-cement pipes AT and NT as defined in EN 512:1994, gives installation recommendations for this pipelines in above or below ground situations. It complements the general principles for all types of water supply systems specified in EN 805:2000, "Water supply - Requirements for systems and components outside buildings", and should be used in conjunction with that standard. This standard gives guidance in on-site working methods and in the selection and use of approved tools for cutting and machining fibre-cement pipes. This standard does not cover the following : a) installation by thrust boring and pipe jacking methods which require the use of highly specialized techniques ; b) problems caused by the use of special installations procedures (e.g. removal of pile sheeting in very deep trenches, etc.).


General (13.060.01) General (23.040.01) Pipes and fittings of other materials (23.040.50)

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Language: English

Written by: Vattenförsörjning, SIS/TK 198/AG 02

International title:

Article no: STD-30077

Edition: 1

Approved: 4/27/2001

No of pages: 40