European Stainless Steel Standards and the Pressure Equipment and Construction Products Directives

European standards EN10028-7 EN10272 EN10269 EN 10222-5 EN 10213-2 EN 10213-4 are harmonised in the PED 97/23/EC for pressure equipment. Requirements on procurement, fabrication and inspection are outlined. Approved producers may use the CE mark on their products. The issues of TUV approval for pressure equipment to German designs is also discussed.


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