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SCECO MATERIALS STANDARD SPECIFICATION

75-SMSS-2

SPECIFICATION
FOR
VITREOUS CHINA PLUMBING FIXTURES

[75SMSS2/MHS:as] 0799

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3 6.12.11 Urinals Flushing Devices Flushing Actions Fixture Supports 6.12 Water Pressure 6.0 GENERAL REQUIREMENTS 6. 2 of 25 .3 [75SMSS2/MHS:as] 0799 Siphonic-Type Flushometer Valve-Activated Closets Blowout-Type Flushometer Valve-Activated Closets Siphon Vortex Closets PAGE NO.6 6.10 6.0 APPLICABLE CODES AND STANDARDS 4.0 MATERIALS AND MANUFACTURE 6.2 Low Consumption Water Closet Low Consumption Urinals 5.9 6.7.12.7.0 CROSS-REFERENCES 3.1 6.2 6.0 CONSUMPTION CLASSIFICATION 4.1 4.12.5 6.7 Thickness Finish Dimension and Tolerances Hydraulic Performance Integral Traps Water Closets Lavatories 6.2 Overflows Punchings 6.0 SCOPE 2.2 6.1 6.8 6.4 6.}{A ßs 75-SMSS-2 TABLE OF CONTENTS 1.1 6.

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19. Saudi Arabia.19.2M Vitreous China Plumbing Fixtures 3.0 APPLICABLE CODES AND STANDARDS The latest revisions/amendments of the following Codes and Standards shall be applicable for the equipment/material covered in this SMSS. This SMSS shall also be read in conjunction with SCECO-East Purchase Order or Contract Schedules for the project. engineering.1. In case of conflict. 4 of 25 . titled “General Requirement for All Equipment/Materials”.6.5 ANSI/ASME A112.}{A ßs SCECO MATERIALS STANDARD SPECIFICATION 1.0 CROSS-REFERENCES This Material Standard Specification shall be read in conjunction with the latest revision of SCECO-East General Specification No.2 ANSI/ASME A112.2 Air Gaps in Plumbing Systems 3. which shall be considered as an integral part of this SMSS. 3. 3.5 Trim for Water Closet Bowls.3 ANSI A112.1 ANSI/ASME A112. 01-SMSS-01. Tanks and Urinals 3. testing and performance of Vitreous China Plumbing Fixtures intended to be used in the system of Saudi Consolidated Electric Company in the Eastern Province (SCECO-East).19. the vendor/manufacturer may propose equipment/material conforming to one group of Industry Codes and Standards quoted hereunder without jeopardizing the requirements of this SMSS.0 75-SMSS-2 SCOPE This SCECO-East Material Standard Specification (SMSS) specifies the minimum technical requirements for design.4 ANSI A112. inspection. manufacture.6 Hydraulic Performance Requirements for Water Closets and Urinals [75SMSS2/MHS:as] 0799 PAGE NO.1M Support for Off-the-Floor Plumbing Fixtures for Public Use 3. as applicable. 2.

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1 Low-Consumption Water Closets: Average water consumption (total flush volume) shall be less than or equal to 6 liters over the range of test pressures specified in para.0 All plumbing fixtures specified herein shall be manufactured from vitreous china and shall meet the absorption and crazing tests as specified in para.. 9. 7.2.1.19.6.1 of ANSI/ASME A112. GENERAL REQUIREMENTS 6.0 4.}{A ßs SCECO MATERIALS STANDARD SPECIFICATION 4.1 Thickness: Vitreous china shall not be less than 6mm thick at any point.1 and 9.1.5 Plastic Toilet (Water Closet) Seats 3.7 ANSI Z124. [75SMSS2/MHS:as] 0799 PAGE NO.5.2 Finish: The glaze shall be thoroughly fused to the fixture body.0 75-SMSS-2 3. 8.1 of ANSI/ASME A112.6.1 6. 6.6 ANSI/ASSE 1002 Water Closet Flush Tanks Fill Valves (Ball Cocks) 3.2 Low-Consumption Urinals: Average water consumption (total flush volume) shall be less than or equal to 3.3 Dimensions and Tolerances: Fixtures shall conform to the applicable dimensions and tolerances given or as shown herein. Unless otherwise indicated.1.6 liters at any one test pressure (based on average values from three-run test sets).19. 4. 5 of 25 .8 liters over the range of test pressures specified in para. MATERIALS AND MANUFACTURE 5. a tolerance of ± 5% shall apply. 8 ASSE 1037 Performance Standard for Pressurized Plumbing Fixtures Flushing Devices (Flushometer) CONSUMPTION CLASSIFICATIONS Plumbing fixtures shall be designed and manufactured based on the following consumption classifications: 5.6 and not exceeding 7. 6.

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4 Hydraulic Performance: Water closets and urinals shall conform to the hydraulic performance requirements of ANSI/ASME A112. 6.2.1.1.1 The flushing device. 6. Such devices shall insure proper backflow protection consistent with the industry standards.1577 l/s when tested in accordance with para. Lavatory supply and outlet punchings shall comply with 6. The location of overflow shall be per para.19. 6.6.9 Flushing Devices: 6. [75SMSS2/MHS:as] 0799 PAGE NO. 8.2 Punchings: Fig. The flood level of the slab shall be not more than 13mm above the slab surface at the lowest point of the faucet bearings.7.}{A ßs SCECO MATERIALS STANDARD SPECIFICATION 75-SMSS-2 6. when specified. 8. 6.7 Lavatories 6.2 All flushing devices shall deliver water at sufficient volume and velocity to permit the water closet bowl or urinal to meet the performance requirement of ANSI/ASME A112.8 Urinals: Urinals shall have a trapway which shall pass a 19mm minimum diameter ball except where larger diameters are specified. 6 of 25 .1.80 mm2 at every point in a passageway or shall have a minimum flow capacity of 0. 9.2.7.9.6. 11. 6. See para.1 The depth of seal of integral traps in all fixtures shall be not less Overflows: Lavatory overflows shall have either a minimum crosssectional area not less than 725.5 Integral Traps: than 50mm.2.6. 6.6 Water Closets: A water closet bowl shall have a minimum water surface area of 279 x 229 mm except where greater water surfaces or larger diameter ball sizes are specified for certain fixtures in para.3. shall either be gravity flush tank or flushometer valve. 8.9.19.

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6.10 75-SMSS-2 6. Light Traffic Siphon Jet For either gravity flush tank type or flushometer valve-operated water closets and urinals.12 Water Pressure: For safe and efficient operation.9. c.12. The critical level mark on the fill valve shall be a minimum of 25mm above overflow in the tank. it is recommended that static pressures at plumbing fixtures be not less than 138 kPa but not more than 552 kPa.9. 6. Private FLUSHING ACTION Siphon Vortex REMARKS b. vacuum breakers and other backflow preventers shall be installed above the flood level of the fixture or device. Flushing Actions: Water closets or urinals shall be designed based on the following applications: APPLICATIONS a.5 Flushometer valve shall be in conformance with ASSE 1037. 7 of 25 .}{A ßs SCECO MATERIALS STANDARD SPECIFICATION 6. or positive spill openings to the outside of the flush tank shall be provided to maintain the required clearances for backflow prevention. 5.4 Gravity flush tank shall have an anti-siphon fill valve complying with ANSI/ASSE 1002 and shall have provision for overflow.11 Fixture Supports: Off-the-floor (wall-hung) fixture supports (carrier) conforming with ANSI/ASME A112.1M shall be furnished on wall-hung plumbing fixtures.3 Air gaps. Heavy Traffic Blowout For flushometer valve-operated water closets and urinals only.1 [75SMSS2/MHS:as] 0799 Siphonic-Type Flushometer Valve-Activated minimum Closets . 6. Water closet tank punching details are shown in Fig. For gravity flush tank type water closets.6.173 kPa PAGE NO. 6. except as required for the following: 6.9.

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See Fig.0 8. 8.1 [75SMSS2/MHS:as] 0799 Styles a.5. scratch-proof and abrasion resistant.12.0 75-SMSS-2 Blowout-Type Flushometer Valve-Activated Closets .3 6.4 Vitreous china plumbing fixtures shall be made in white color.1 Water Closets: 8.3 All fixture exposed surfaces shall be glazed. 1.19. free from blemishes and defects to the extent specified in Tables 1. unless otherwise specified. 7. Flushing Action - Floor-mounted. 7.}{A ßs SCECO MATERIALS STANDARD SPECIFICATION 6. 7. FINISH AND APPEARANCE 7.207 kPa minimum or follow manufacturer’s recommendation. One-Piece Water Closet: Single-piece water closet bowl and gravity flush tank.19. tanks and urinals shall be in accordance with ANSI A112.2 6. and those portions located which are not visible when the fixture is installed in a normal manner. Fig.12. 7A) Siphon vortex floor-outlet (See PAGE NO. i.1.1 All fixtures shall be graded as “first quality fixtures” in full conformity with ANSI/ASME A112. WORKMANSHIP. 8 of 25 .13. Trims: Trims for water closet bowls.2M. 2 or 3 as applicable. 7.242 kPa minimum Siphon Vortex Closets .2 All fixtures shall be of durable construction. FIXTURE TERMINOLOGY Below information is only to describe the following fixtures and shall not preclude other styles and types which satisfy all the requirements of this specification. except those coming into contact with walls and floors. Mounting/Outlet - ii.

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1. wall-outlet (See Fig. i. Blowout Water Closet: Shall have a trapway at the rear of the bowl. 2 and 3A.}{A ßs SCECO MATERIALS STANDARD SPECIFICATION b. 54 mm. See Fig. ii. 9 of 25 . (See Fig. 1 i. See Fig. ii. the following minimum dimensions shall be applied: a. i. 7A) Siphon-jet floor-outlet Flushometer Valve Water Closet: Water closet bowl designed for use with flushometer valve. See Fig. See Fig. and integral flushing rim and jet. 50 mm. i. Water Surface Ball Pass Diameter - 305 x 254 mm. 2. Mounting/Outlet - ii. ii. i. See Fig. [75SMSS2/MHS:as] 0799 75-SMSS-2 Water Surface Ball Pass Diameter - 305 x 254 mm. PAGE NO. 3B. Siphon-Jet Water Closet: Shall have a siphonic trapway at the rear of the bowl. 7B) Siphon-jet or blowout Bowl Types: Except where greater water surfaces or larger diameter ball sizes are specified. and with separate tank cover. c. Water Surface Ball Pass Diameter - 279 x 229 mm. 6(B). 3A and 3B. c. 50 mm. Siphon Vortex Water Closet: Shall have trapway at the rear of the bowl. Flushing Action - Floor-mounted. with mounting bolts per Fig. 8. and integral flushing rim with or without a jet which does not feed directly into the trap. Flushing Action - Wall-mounted. and which is operated by flushometer valve.2 Close-Coupled Water Closet: Water closet bowl with separate gravity flush tank secured to and supported by water closet bowl. Mounting/Outlet - ii. b. and integral flushing rim and jet.

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See Fig. 8. For siphon jet and blowout water closet bowls. without cover. 9. pedestal anchoring screw holes.1. See Fig.4 Top Contour: Water closet bowls shall have elongated rim top contours.7 Seats: ANSI Z124. Countertop Lavatory: Faucet holes on 102mm centers. 10 of 25 . faucet ledge.5. 10.3 Bowl Height: The bowl height shall be 356mm to 381mm from the finished floor line to the top of the rim.1 [75SMSS2/MHS:as] 0799 Types a. c. Pedestal Lavatory: Faucet holes on 203mm centers. extended back. same as above except closed front seat with cover.1. 8.1. See Fig. selfrimming . seats shall be heavy duty solid white plastic. b. The top contour in Fig. slots for anchor bolts or access holes for concealed arms support. Lavatories: 8. self-draining deck area with contoured back and side splash shields. 8. rear overflow. slots for anchor bolts. anchor screw holes. stainless hinge posts with combination self-sustaining and concealed check. faucet ledge.6 Spud Sizes: 38mm inlet top spud shall be provided for water closet bowls operated by flushometer valves.5 a. front overflow.2. PAGE NO. For siphon vortex water closet bowls. 4 is suggested. 8.1.1.1. open front.}{A ßs 75-SMSS-2 8. b. 8. faucet ledge and with template. Wall-Hung Lavatory: Faucet holes on 102mm centers. elongated. rear overflow. soap depression.5 Insulated Tanks: Units shall comply with the performance requirement when tested in accordance with para 9.

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3 Urinals: 8.3 9. Test shall be made for the following: 9.0 75-SMSS-2 DIAM.14.2M and in any case.3.1(a) except it has no extended shields. all molded in the ware.1. top inlet. 13. b. open trapway and extended shields. 8.2 9. 15. all molded in the ware. Blowout Urinal With Extended Shields: Shall have integral flush spreader. See Fig. Spud Sizes and Passageway: INLET SPUDS.3. IPS OUTLET SPUDS. TESTING 9.3. See Fig.1.1. mm.}{A ßs SCECO MATERIALS STANDARD SPECIFICATION 8.2 Types a. Wall-Hung Siphon-Jet Urinal: Similar with para. test certificate may be required by SCECO-East for confirmation. mm. Use for light traffic installations. siphon trapway with jet and extended shields. top inlet.3 [75SMSS2/MHS:as] 0799 Absorption (Boiling) Test Crazing Test Warpage Test PAGE NO. 11 of 25 .1 8. IPS BALL PASS 19 32 50 50 22 19 a. Use for heavy traffic installations. Blowout Urinal 8. jet. c. Wall-Hung Siphon-Jet Urinal With Extended Shields: Shall have integral flush spreader. 12.1 Method of Tests shall be in accordance with ANSI/ASME A112. Siphon-Jet Urinal b. See Fig.mm. Urinal Sizes: Typical minimum urinal dimensions are shown in Fig.19.1 9.3.

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but shall be visible after installation. readily identified and applied so as to be permanent. Model Numbers: At manufacturer’s option. b. shall be permanently marked both on the bowl and tank with manufacturer’s name or trademark.3 Other Markings: 10.2M to signify compliance with this standard. except for fixtures built into or for a counter or cabinet. 12 of 25 .1 Permanent Marking: Each fixture shall be marked with the manufacturer’s name or registered trademark. 10. Water Consumption: Both product and box shall be labeled in accordance with its consumption classification and average water consumption in liters for that classification. 10. water closets shall be permitted to be marked with model numbers. This mark need not be permanent. and so state on the label. d. PAGE NO. This mark shall be legible.}{A ßs 75-SMSS-2 Load Test (for wall-hung water closets.2.3.19.2 Compliance With Standard: Each fixture shall be marked by the manufacturer with the designation ANSI/ASME A112. The mark shall be located so as to be visible after the fixture is installed. The fixture label shall be intended for removal by SCECO-East representative only. 10. Compliance With Standard: Marking shall be per para. c. Permanent Marking: Tanks and bowls. urinals and lavatories) Insulated Tank Test Lavatory Overflow Test Closet Auger Test PRODUCT MARKING 10.1 [75SMSS2/MHS:as] 0799 Water Closets a. when sold as a combination.

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2.1(c). the lavatory shall be required to be marked per para. Compliance With Standard: Marking shall be per para. Permanent Marking: Marking shall be as per para. PAGE NO. Lavatories a.1. 10. Water Consumption: Similar with para. Permanent Marking: In case of pedestal lavatories.1. 10. 10. 10.3. c. 10. b. 13 of 25 . b.}{A ßs 75-SMSS-2 Urinals a.2. Compliance With Standard: Marking shall be per para.

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