Product Company: Enbridge Technology Inc.

Canadian Standard Revised To Incorporate Higher Performance Plastic Pipe

December 2010 Vol. 237 No. 12

Revisions have been approved to the Canadian standard dealing with the use of plastic pipe in oil and gas pipeline systems. The standard is CSA Z662-11 “Oil and Gas Pipeline Systems.” The revisions to be published next year include:

  • Added rapid crack propagation (RCP) required value of a full-scale critical pressure greater than 1.5 times the maximum operating pressure for polyethylene (PE) materials…