IEC 60079-14:2002 ED3

Electrical apparatus for explosive gas atmospheres - Part 14: Electrical installations in hazardous areas (other than mines)

Publication date:   Oct 24, 2002

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99.60 Withdrawal effective   Dec 13, 2007

IEC

TC 31/SC 31J

International Standard

29.260.20   Electrical apparatus for explosive atmospheres

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Scope

This part of IEC 60079 contains the specific requirements for the design, selection and erection of electrical installations in explosive gas atmospheres.
These requirements are in addition to the requirements for installations in non-hazardous areas.
This standard applies to all electrical equipment and installations in hazardous areas whether permanent, temporary, portable, transportable or hand-held.
It applies to installations at all voltages.
This standard does not apply to
- electrical installations in mines susceptible to firedamp;
- electrical installations in areas where the hazard is due to combustible dusts or fibres;
- inherently explosive situations, for example explosives manufacturing and processing;
- rooms used for medical purposes.

Life cycle

PREVIOUSLY

Revises
IEC 60079-14:1996 ED2

NOW

WITHDRAWN
IEC 60079-14:2002 ED3
99.60 Withdrawal effective
Dec 13, 2007

REVISED BY

WITHDRAWN
IEC 60079-14:2007 ED4