Standard Swedish standard · SS-EN 1591-1+A1:2009

Flanges and their joints - Design rules for gasketed circular flange connections - Part 1: Calculation method

Status: Withdrawn · Replaced by: SS-EN 1591-1:2013 Corrected by: SS-EN 1591-1+A1:2009/AC:2010 , SS-EN 1591-1+A1:2009/AC:2011

Scope
1.1 General
This European Standard defines a Calculation method for bolted, gasketed, circular flange joints. Its purpose is to ensure structural integrity and control of leaktightness. The following equations use gasket parameters based on definitions and test methods specified in EN 13555.

1.2 Requirement for use of the Calculation method
Where permitted, the Calculation method is an alternative to design validation by other means e.g.
- special testing;
- proven practice;
- use of standard flanges within permitted conditions.

Subjects

Flanges, couplings and joints


Product information

Language: English

Written by: SIS - Materialteknik

International title: Flanges and their joints - Design rules for gasketed circular flange connections - Part 1: Calculation method

Article no: STD-69174

Edition: 1

Approved: 3/19/2009

No of pages: 68

Replaces: SS-EN 1591-1 , SS-EN 1591-1

Replaced by: SS-EN 1591-1:2013