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BS 5955-6:1980

Withdrawn
Withdrawn

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Plastics pipework (thermoplastics materials) Code of practice for the installation of unplasticized PVC pipework for gravity drains and sewers
Available format(s)

Hardcopy , PDF

Withdrawn date

01-01-2009

Language(s)

English

Published date

28-11-1980

Foreword
Cooperating organizations
Code of practice
1 Scope
2 References
3 Flow properties
4 Types of joints
5 Storage, handling and transport
6 Inspection
7 Installation
8 Inspection and testing
9 Cleaning and repair
Appendix
A Tests for suitability of soil material (imported or
   local) for surrounding buried plastics pipes
Tables
1 Sizes of pipe specified in BS 4660 and BS 5481
2 Suitable materials for bedding and surrounding pipes
Figures
1 Discharge rates of clean sewers made from
   unplasticized PVC pipes in the nominal size range
   from 110 to 630 for different gradients based on a
   roughness, ks, of 0.006 mm
2 Discharge rates of mature sewers made from
   unplasticized PVC pipes in the nominal size range
   from 110 to 630 for different gradients
3 Details of concrete surround
4 Alternative to concrete surround as shown in figure 3
5 Bedding details for a pipe in a narrow trench
6 Bedding details for a pipe in a wide trench
7 Unplasticized PVC pipe passing through a wall
8 Sections through typical adaptors to join
   unplasticized PVC pipes to pipes of other materials

Deals with flow properties, joints, storage, transport, handling, inspection, installation, testing, cleaning and repair.

Committee
PRI/88
DevelopmentNote
Supersedes 77/50946 DC (09/2005)
DocumentType
Standard
Pages
20
PublisherName
British Standards Institution
Status
Withdrawn

Standards Relationship
ISO/TR 7073:1988 Similar to

BS 6785:1986 Code of practice for solar heating systems for swimming pools
BS 7158:2001 Plastics inspection chambers for drains and sewers. Specification
BS 4962:1989 Specification for plastics pipes and fittings for use as subsoil field drains
BS 7158:1989 Specification for plastics inspection chambers for drains
BS 4660:1973 Specification for unplasticized PVC underground drain pipe and fittings
BS 8301:1985 Code of practice for building drainage
BS 6880-2:1988 Code of practice for low temperature hot water heating systems of output greater than 45 kW Selection of equipment
BS 4660:2000 Thermoplastics ancillary fittings of nominal sizes 110 and 160 for below ground gravity drainage and sewerage
BS 4660(1989) : 1989 SPECIFICATION FOR UNPLASTICIZED POLYVINYL CHLORIDE (PVC-U) PIPES AND PLASTICS FITTINGS OF NOMINAL SIZES 110 AND 160 FOR BELOW GROUND GRAVITY DRAINAGE AND SEWERAGE
BS 6880-3:1988 Code of practice for low temperature hot water heating systems of output greater than 45 kW Installation, commissioning and maintenance
BS 8005-1:1987 Sewerage Guide to new sewerage construction

BS CP312-1(1973) : 1973 CODE OF PRACTICE FOR PLASTICS PIPEWORK (THERMOPLASTICS MATERIAL) - GENERAL PRINCIPLES AND CHOICE OF MATERIAL
BS 5481:1977 Specification for unplasticized PVC pipe and fittings for gravity sewers
BS CP312-3(1973) : 1973 CODE OF PRACTICE FOR PLASTICS PIPEWORK (THERMOPLASTICS MATERIAL) - POLYETHYLENE PIPES FOR THE CONVEYANCE OF LIQUIDS UNDER PRESSURE
BS 2494:1976 Specification. Materials for elastomeric joint rings for pipework and pipelines
BS 6031:1981 Code of practice for earthworks
BS 4660:1973 Specification for unplasticized PVC underground drain pipe and fittings
BS 882(1973) : LATEST
BS 1201-2(1973) : LATEST
BS CP312-2(1973) : 1973 AMD 2337 CODE OF PRACTICE FOR PLASTICS PIPEWORK (THERMOPLASTICS MATERIAL) - UNPLASTICIZED PVC PIPEWORK FOR THE CONVEYANCE OF LIQUIDS UNDER PRESSURE
BS 5911-2:1982 Precast concrete pipes, fittings and ancillary products Specification for inspection chambers
BS CP2005(1968) : LATEST SEWERAGE

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