Examination & Testing
Due to the safety critical nature of storing gases at high pressures all transportable pressure equipment must undergo a periodic examination. The period for the test varies with the gas and cylinder type and can be found in ADR Table P200 and are also referenced in a number of standards including BS EN 1968:2002, Transportable gas cylinder - Periodic inspection and testing of seamless steel gas cylinder, annex B.
The main procedures for periodic inspection and test are:
It is critical that companies performing this work ensure that systems and processes are adequate, ensuring the ongoing safety of the pressure equipment. Our scope includes the following specifications: