Hello. Sign In
Standards Store

NFPA 87

2015 Edition, January 1, 2015

Complete Document

Recommended Practice for Fluid Heaters



View Abstract
Product Details
Document History

Detail Summary

Active, Most Current

EN
Additional Comments:
EFFECTIVE DATE: 05/19/2014
Format
Details
Price (USD)
PDF
Single User
$48.00
Print
Backordered
$48.00
Add to Cart

People Also Bought These:

ASME B16.9
ASME B31.3
NFPA 85
NFPA 86

Product Details:

  • Revision: 2015 Edition, January 1, 2015
  • Published Date: January 2015
  • Status: Active, Most Current
  • Document Language: English
  • Published By: National Fire Protection Association (NFPA)
  • Page Count: 54
  • ANSI Approved: Yes
  • DoD Adopted: No

Description / Abstract:

This recommended practice covers Type F, Type G, and Type H fluid heaters and related equipment.

Within the scope of this recommended practice, a fluid heater is considered to be any thermal fluid heater or process fluid heater with the following features:

(1) Fluid is flowing under pressure.

(2) Fluid is indirectly heated.

(3) Release of energy from combustion of a liquid or gaseous fuel or an electrical source occurs within the unit.

Purpose. This recommended practice provides recommendations for fluid heaters to minimize the fire and explosion hazards that can endanger the fluid heater, the building, or personnel.