Workshop on Unfired Pressure Vessels and the Pressure Equipment System of the future,
Brussels, 30 November 2017
CEN Technical Commitees, which work is related to the pressure equipment's field:
A Sector Forum is a platform aiming at facilitating the exchange of information between the different stakeholders, coordinating and identifying standardization needs and overlap in a specific field of standardization work.
The pressure equipment's field counts one Sector Forum called 'Pressure Equipment Advisory Nucleus (PE-AN)'.
Three helpdesks have been set up by CEN/BT to answer questions of users and to correct mistakes in the standards:
1) Helpdesk EN 13445 for unfired pressure vessels
Case study: this document describes the experience of the Finnish steel dished ends manufacturer 'Rautaruukki Halikko Works' with the Pressure Equipment Directive 97/23/EC and EN 13445:2002.
CEN will be pleased to publish additional case studies from other companies.
2) Helpdesk EN 13480 for Metallic industrial piping
3) Helpdesk EN 12952 for Water-tube and shell boilers
European Standards are developped in the context of European legislation and sometimes come in direct support to particular Directives or Regulations.
CEN has developed a series of European Standards in support of the Pressure Equipment Directive (PED) 97/23/EC and Simple Pressure Vessels (SPV) 2009/105/EC.
CEN accepted the following European Commission Mandate for standardization work:
- M/071 in the field of Pressure Equipment
Harmonized European Standards
Check the latest lists of European Standards referenced in the Official Journal of the European Union (OJEU) in support of references of the 'harmonized' European Standards cited in the Official Journal:
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