You may need to comply with this standard if you intend to design or manufacture pressure piping. This standard sets out minimum requirements for the materials, design, fabrication, testing, inspection, reports and pre-commissioning of piping subject to internal pressure or external pressure or both. Specific requirements are given for piping constructed of carbon, carbon-manganese, low alloy and high alloy steels, ductile and cast iron, copper, aluminium, nickel, titanium and alloys of these materials.
While compliance with this standard is not mandatory, it may be used to demonstrate that you have complied with your legal obligations.
Please consult the Contact Officer for more information and to ascertain the level of compliance (if any) that may be required.