New specifications for meter installations out now

01/06/2019 09:00
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IGEM/PRS/40

Brand new specification IGEM/PRS/40 Medium pressure meter installation kits for flow rates not exceeding 6m3h-1, has now been published and is available to purchase.

The specification has been prepared by an IGEM panel chaired by Mark Burrows and has been submitted to industry for its consideration and comment prior to publishing.

This specification is part of a series of IGEM publications, providing the purchasing requirements for medium pressure meter installation kits with a capacity not exceeding 6m3h-1, conforming to the requirements of BS 6400-2. The document details:

  • the components incorporated in the various kits
  • the relevant component specifications
  • where preassembly is necessary, the
  • requirements for jointing

IGEM/PRS/41

Another new specification, IGEM/ PRS/41 Low pressure meter installation kits, is also out now.

This specification covers the purchasing requirements for low pressure meter installation kits that conform with the requirements of BS 6400-1.

The document also details the components incorporated in the various kits, the relevant component specifications, and requirements for jointing in cases of preassembly.

In addition, this specification covers preassembled 6m3h-1 low pressure meter installation kits intended for installation on a floor or wall mounted bracket, in a semi-concealed meter box or in a universal box providing a nominal metering pressure of 21mbar, suitable for standard gas appliances (typically for domestic applications).

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