BS EN 12079-3:2006
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BS EN 12079-3:2006. Offshore containers and associated lifting sets. Periodic inspection, examination and testing. This report shall contain the following information (as a minimum): relevant); particulars are correct; report also to be shown if different from date of examination); inspection/ examination or test either by signature or other secure means; NOTE 1 Details of the examination of the lifting set may also be given on the Inspection Report for the container. . No. EN 12079-3:2006: E EN 12079-3:2006 (E) Contents Page Annex A (informative) Recommended knowledge and experience of staff responsible for Annex B (informative) Recommended knowledge and experience of staff responsible for EN 12079-3:2006 (E) EN 12079-3:2006 (E) Foreword Offshore containers and associated lifting sets, the secretariat of which is held by BSI. EN 12079-1:2006, Offshore containers and associated lifting sets Part 1: Offshore containers Design, manufacture and marking EN 12079-2:2006, Offshore containers and associated lifting sets Part 2: Lifting sets Design, manufacture and marking EN 473, Non-destructive testing -. Quality levels for imperfections (ISO 5817:2003) EN ISO/IEC 17020, General criteria for the operation of various types of bodies performing inspection Terms and definitions For the purposes of this standard, the terms and definitions given in EN 120791:2006 and the following apply. owner legal owner of the offshore container or the delegated nominee of that body visual inspection inspection of the characteristics of a product and determination of its conformity with specified requirements where applicable, and based on professional judgement where general requirements apply visual examination Symbols R The rating i.e. EN 12079-3:2006 (E) Scope This part of EN 12079 specifies requirements for the periodic inspection, examination and testing of offshore freight and service containers, built in accordance with EN 12079-1, with maximum gross mass not exceeding 25000 kg and their associated lifting sets, intended for repeated use to, from and between offshore installations and ships. No. Date Comments EUROPEAN STANDARD NORME EUROPENNE EUROPISCHE NORM English Version Offshore containers and associated lifting sets -. CEN members are the national standards bodies of Austria, Belgium, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland and United Kingdom. Figure 1 Example of Inspection Plate Schedule of periodic inspection/ examination and test containers Containers and lifting sets shall be periodically inspected, examined and if necessary tested in accordance with the schedule listed in Table 1, by an inspection body meeting the requirements of EN ISO/IEC 17020. CEN members are bound to comply with the CEN/CENELEC Internal Regulations which stipulate the conditions for giving this European Standard the status of a national standard without any alteration. Up-to-date lists and bibliographical references concerning such national standards may be obtained on application to the Central Secretariat or to any CEN member. For undated references, the latest edition of the referenced document (including any amendments) applies. Part 1: Offshore container Design, manufacture and marking EN 12079-2, Offshore containers and associated lifting sets -.
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