IGEM/TD/1 Edition 2 Supplement 1 - Handling, transport and storage of steel pipe, bends and fittings

This supplement covers the handling, transport and storage of steel pipe and highlights precautions to control steel pipe products being delivered, off-loaded and stored safely at customers’ sites.

The updated version includes: 

  • Updates relating to handling, lifting and storage (including stacking) of pipe and components

  • Text was added to cover consideration of human factors

  • Specific guidance on minimum requirements for short term storage was included

  • Additional requirements for long term storage were included specifically, protection and physical checks on withdrawal from storage

  • A new section was added: Section 3 - Safety

  • There was a general update and revision of figures

  • The terminology used in the Standard was streamlined

  • Legislation, Appendix 1 and Appendix 2 (references) were all updated.

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