Australian Standard AS 2885.2-2007 Pipelines - Gas and Liquid Petroleum, Part 2 Welding - Victoria

Description

You will be required to comply with this standard if you intend to construct or operate a pipeline. This applies to any pipelines used to carry:

  • petroleum
  • oxygen
  • carbon dioxide
  • hydrogen
  • nitrogen
  • compressed air
  • sulphuric acid
  • methanol.

A pipeline must be constructed and operated in accordance with this standard.

It 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 pipelines down to 3.2 mm wall thickness, designed and constructed in accordance with AS 2885.1.

Please consult the responsible agency for more information and to ascertain the level of compliance (if any) 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

Energy Safe Victoria

Contact details

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Operating address: Level 5, Building 2
4 Riverside Quay
Southbank Victoria 3006
Mailing address: PO Box 262
Collins Street West Victoria 8007
Phone: 1800 652 563
Email: info@esv.vic.gov.au