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Reference EN 60519-4:2006
Title Safety in electroheat installations - Part 4: Particular requirements for arc furnace installations
Project Number 16808
Abstract/Scope Is applicable to electroheat installations such as furnaces for direct arc heating (direct arc furnaces, submerged arc furnaces, ladle arc heating furnaces) and furnaces for indirect arc heating. The contents of the corrigendum of December 2008 have been included in this copy.


Current Stage code 6060
Current Stage code date 2006-09-22
Current Stage code deadline 2007-06-01
Deadline date for vote  


Directive(s) LVD (2006/95/EC)
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IEC Technical Body IEC/TC 27
Reference Document IEC 60519-4:2006 (EQV)
ICS 25.180.10 - Electric furnaces
Keywords Heating installation; Electroheat; Arc furnace; Safety
Note Superseded by EN 60519-4:2013
Special National Condition(s)  


Categories - Aspects
Product Life Cycle
6.3.2 Radiation - Electromagnetic radiation Manufacturing, Use B2B
6.4.1 Radiation - Electromagnetic radiation Manufacturing, Use B2B
6.2.8 Water consumption Manufacturing, Use B2B
6.6 Water consumption Manufacturing, Use B2B
6.6.3 Water consumption Manufacturing, Use B2B
14 Risks to the environment from accidents or misuse Use B2B
17.3.4 Risks to the environment from accidents or misuse Manufacturing, Use B2B
6.5 Radiation Manufacturing, Use, Disposal B2B
6.1.2 Others Manufacturing, Use B2B
6.3.1 Others Manufacturing, Use B2B
13.1 Others Use B2B
16.3.1 Others Use B2B
B.2.3 Others Use B2B
6.6.3 Emissions to water Manufacturing, Use B2B


Deadline Date
6060 2006-09-22 2007-06-01 export to doc file  EN  FR  DE
5099 2006-09-01 2006-11-01  
5060 2006-07-31 2006-08-14 export to doc file  EN
5020 2006-05-26 2006-07-28  
4099 2005-09-30 2006-03-31  
3099 2005-05-08 2005-09-09  
4020 2005-04-08 2005-09-09  

Implementation Dates

date of Ratification (DOR) (1) 2006-09-01
date of Availability (DAV) (2) 2006-09-22
date of Announcement (DOA) (3) 2006-12-01
date of Publication (DOP) (4) 2007-06-01
date of Withdrawal (DOW) (5) 2009-09-01


Supersedes EN 60519-4:1997
EN 60519-4:1997/A1:2000
Superseded by EN 60519-4:2013
Normative reference (6) EN 55011:2007
IEC 60050-841:2004
EN 60073:2002
EN 60204-1:2006
corr. February 2010
HD 60364-4-41:2007
corr. July 2007
IEC 60364-4-43:2001
IEC/TS 60479-1:2005
EN 60519-1:2003

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