Guidelines On Domestic Gas Piping System
Purposes ScopeCharacteristics o piped gasGas piping system confgurationLegal requirementsPlanning or piped gas systemGas demand determinationDesign pressurePressure regulationMaterial selectionLPG storage sizingLPG storage saetyPipe isolationGas meteringPipe sizingPipe installationPipe jointingGas appliance selectionGas appliance installationInspection, testing and commissioningOperation & maintenanceRecommended preventive maintenanceprogramme or gas piping systemsRelated standards and codes o practiceor gas piping systemConversion table
These guidelines describe saety requirements in the design, construction, operation and maintenance o uel gas pipingand utilisation systems. The requirements are based on applicable legislation and industry standards. The guidelines are intended primarily to guide developers, consultants, contractors, owners and operators o piped uel gasinstallations in residential premises, and to educate end-users and the public on uel gas saety principles and practices. These saety guidelines apply to the ollowing piped uel gas installations in residential premises:(a) liqueed petroleum gas (LPG) storage tanks or cylinders and piping systems up to end-user appliances.(b) natural gas area stations and piping systems up to end-user appliances. These guidelines are not intended to cover in detail all the saety and technical requirements or the uel gas installationsas mentioned above. For urther details on the subject, reerence should be made to applicable regulations and standardsmentioned in these guidelines.