EN 13160-2:2016/prA1

Leak detection systems - Part 2: Requirements and test/assessment methods for pressure and vacuum systems

General information

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CEN/TC 393 Equipment for storage tanks and for filling stations

European Norm


This European Standard gives requirements and the corresponding test/assessment methods applicable to leak detection kits (leak detector) based on the measurement of pressure change. Leak detection kits are intended to be used with double skin, underground or above ground, pressurized or non-pressurized, tanks or pipework designed for water polluting liquids/fluids. The kits are usually composed of:
- measuring device;
- evaluation device;
- alarm device;
- pressure generator;
- pressure relief device;
- liquid stop device;
- condensate trap.

Related legislation

Legislation related to this standard


Regulation (eu) No 305/2011 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 9 march 2011 laying down harmonised conditions for the marketing of construction products and repealing council directive 89/106/eec

Life cycle


EN 13160-2:2016


EN 13160-2:2016/prA1
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