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Reference EN 60079-19:2011
Title Explosive atmospheres - Part 19: Equipment repair, overhaul and reclamation
Project Number 22736
Abstract/Scope IEC 60079-19:2010 gives instructions, principally of a technical nature, on the repair, overhaul, reclamation and modification of equipment designed for use in explosive atmospheres; it is not applicable to maintenance, other than when repair and overhaul cannot be disassociated from maintenance, neither does it give advice on cable entry systems which may require a renewal when the equipment is re-installed. The significant technical changes with respect to the previous edition are: - inclusion of specific Group I requirements; - inclusion of offshore requirements.


Current Stage code 6060
Current Stage code date 2011-01-14
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IEC Technical Body IEC/SC 31J
Reference Document IEC 60079-19:2010 (EQV)
ICS 25.180.10 - Electric furnaces
Keywords Explosive; Atmosphere; Repair; Overhaul; Reclamation
Note Supersedes EN 60079-19:2007 * D146/019: CLC/SC 31-1 declared dormant, all active WIs transferred to CLC/TC 31.
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Product Life Cycle


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6060 2011-01-14   export to doc file  EN  FR  DE
5099 2011-01-03 2011-01-31  
5060 2010-11-08 2010-11-22 export to doc file  EN
5020 2010-09-03 2010-11-05  
3090 2010-06-25 2010-07-31  
5060 2010-05-03 2010-05-17 export to doc file  EN
5020 2009-11-27 2010-04-30  
1090 2009-11-23 2009-11-27  

Implementation Dates

date of Ratification (DOR) (1) 2011-01-01
date of Availability (DAV) (2) 2011-01-14
date of Announcement (DOA) (3) 2011-04-01
date of Publication (DOP) (4) 2011-10-01
date of Withdrawal (DOW) (5) 2014-01-01


Supersedes EN 60079-19:2007
Superseded by  
Normative reference (6) ISO 4526:2004
ISO 6158:2004
EN 60079 series
EN 60079-1:2007
EN 60079-2:2007
IEC 60079-3:1990
EN 60079-7:2007
EN 60079-14:2008
EN 60079-15:2010
EN 60079-19:2011
EN 60079-26:2007
EN 60085:2008
IEC 60529:2001
EN 61241-0:2006
EN 61241 series
EN 61241-4:2006

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