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Construction Mandatory Standard
Mandatory

Asphalt and Bitumen Boiler

This mandatory standard must be applied at all construction locations

  • Asphalt and Bitumen boiler use must meet the following standards:-
  • LPG hoses to be steel reinforced braid type
  • Placed on non-combustible insulating base
  • Fitted with auto thermostat controls
  • Have a close fitting lid
  • Never left unattended whilst in operation
  • Never tow or move whilst burner is alight
  • Working cylinders to be a minimum of 3m away from pot
  • Stored/spare cylinder to be stored a minimum of 6m away from pot, preferably removed from the works area
  • Controlled under Hot Work Permit
  • Fire Extinguishers must Include 2no. Dry Powder type
  • Method of raising the fire alarm located adjacent to the working area

Pat Boyle

Managing Director

Construction

LPG
Storage
Roof
Fire Prevention
Fire
Gas