Standard Swedish standard · SS-EN 16668:2016+A1:2018

Industrial valves - Requirements and testing for metallic valves as pressure accessories

Status: Valid

Scope
This European standard applies to metallic valves as pressure accessories for industrial applications with a maximum allowable pressure PS greater than 0,5 bar in accordance with the Pressure Equipment Directive (PED) 97/23/EC and specifies minimum requirements applicable to design, manufacture, testing, materials and documentation. All relevant essential safety requirements of the Pressure Equipment Directive (PED) 97/23/EC applicable to valves have been taken into consideration and are addressed in this standard. This standard is not applicable to: - safety valve and bursting disc (a safety accessory), - sight glass with its frames (component of a pressure equipment) and - measurement chambers. For other exclusions refer to the PED.

Subjects

Pressure vessels - Metallic industrial piping (SS-EN 13480) General


Product information

Language: English

Written by: SIS - Materialteknik

International title: Industrial valves - Requirements and testing for metallic valves as pressure accessories

Article no: STD-80003366

Edition: 1

Approved: 4/4/2018

No of pages: 56

Replaces: SS-EN 16668:2016