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Reference EN 60519-1:2011
Title Safety in electroheating installations - Part 1: General requirements
Project Number 22721
Abstract/Scope IEC 60519-1:2010 specifies the general safety requirements applicable to industrial electroheating installations. This fourth edition cancels and replaces the third edition published in 2003. It constitutes a technical revision. The main technical changes with respect to the previous edition are as follows: - scope and object have been modified, voltage limits and classification removed; - terms/definitions, normative references and bibliography have been updated and completed; - Clause 4 on classification of equipment according to process frequency has been modified; - Clause 5 (General requirements) has been redrafted and new provisions have been added (e.g. relating to single fault conditions and EMF issues), following the recommendations of IEC Guide 104; - Clause 8 has been redrafted, the contents of subclauses 8.2 and 8.3 has been moved to a new normative Annex A and 8.4 has been deleted; - a new Clause 12 (Protection against other hazards) has been added; - clauses dealing with marking and documentation have been amended. The French version of this standard has not been voted upon.


Current Stage code 6060
Current Stage code date 2011-01-28
Current Stage code deadline  
Deadline date for vote  


Directive(s) LVD (2006/95/EC)
Order Voucher  


IEC Technical Body IEC/TC 27
Reference Document IEC 60519-1:2010 (EQV) + corrigendum Nov. 2012 (EQV)
ICS 25.180.10 - Electric furnaces
Keywords Safety; Electroheat
Note Supersedes EN 60519-1:2003
Special National Condition(s)  


Categories - Aspects
Product Life Cycle


Deadline Date
6060 2011-01-28   export to doc file  EN  FR  DE
5099 2011-01-03 2011-01-31  
5060 2010-11-02 2010-11-16 export to doc file  EN
5020 2010-08-27 2010-10-29  
3090 2010-04-23 2010-08-31  
5060 2010-04-19 2010-05-03 export to doc file  EN
5020 2009-11-13 2010-04-16  
1090 2009-11-11 2009-11-13  

Implementation Dates

date of Ratification (DOR) (1) 2011-01-03
date of Availability (DAV) (2) 2011-01-28
date of Announcement (DOA) (3) 2011-04-03
date of Publication (DOP) (4) 2011-10-03
date of Withdrawal (DOW) (5) 2014-01-03


Supersedes EN 60519-1:2003
Superseded by FprEN 60519-1:2014
Normative reference (6) EN 55011:2009
ISO 3864-1:2002
ISO 7000:2004
IEC 60050-841
EN 60071-1:2006
EN 60110-1
EN 60204-1
EN 60204-11:2000
corr. February 2010
HD 60364-1
HD 60364-4-41:2007
corr. July 2007
HD 60364-4-42:2011
HD 60364-4-43:2010
IEC 60364-5-53:2001
HD 60364-5-54:2007
HD 243 S12:1995
corr. October 1995
EN 60446:2007
IEC 60529:2001
EN 60664-1:2007
EN 61140:2002
EN 61936-1:2010

(1) Date of ratification (dor) date when the Technical Board notes the approval of an EN (and HD for CENELEC), from which time the standard may be said to be approved

(2) Date of availability (dav) date when the definitive text in the official language versions of an approved CEN/CENELEC publication is distributed by the Central Secretariat

(3) Date of announcement (doa) latest date by which the existence of an EN (and HD for CENELEC), a TS or a CWA has to be announced at national level

(4) Date of publication (dop) latest date by which an EN has to be implemented at national level by publication of an identical national standard or by endorsement

(5) Date of withdrawal (dow) latest date by which national standards conflicting with an EN (and HD for CENELEC) have to be withdrawn

(6) This list of normative references is purely indicative. The only official list of normative reference is the list of the published standard.