Australian Standard AS 2885.2-2007 Pipelines - Gas and Liquid Petroleum - Welding - Western Australia

Service summary

You must comply with this standard if you intend to weld pipelines that carry gas and liquid petroleum. You may be required to comply with this standard if you are a registered gas fitter.

This standard specifies the minimum requirements for materials, welding consumables, welding processes, weld preparations, qualifications of welding procedures and personnel, and fabrication and inspection requirements for the construction and maintenance welding of carbon and carbon-manganese steel pipelines down to 3.2 mm wall thickness, designed and constructed in accordance with AS 2885.1-2007.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information and to ascertain the level of compliance that may be required.

Service type

Code of Practice

A code of practice can be either a legal requirement or non-legal requirement. Legal codes of practice are defined as a result of legislation. Non-legal codes of practice are defined by industry regulators and bodies.

Administering agency

Department of Commerce
EnergySafety

Act(s) name

Gas Standards Act 1972 (Western Australia)

Regulation(s) name

Gas Standards (Gasfitting and Consumer Gas Installations) Regulations 1999 (Western Australia)

Contact details

General Enquiries
Department of Commerce
EnergySafety


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Level 1, Mason Bird Building
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Cannington
Western Australia 6107
Mailing address:
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Western Australia 6850

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Phone:

08 6251 1900
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