equipment, and controls, refer to MIL-HDBK-1003/6, Central Heating Plants, Section 5,
"Fuel and Combustion Systems". When oil is to be used, the plant shall be capable of
pumping and burning grades No. 2 through No. 6 oil.
Types. Type of fuels to be considered are coal/oil, oil, gas/oil, wood,
Codes and Regulations
Conformance. It is mandatory for the Federal Government to conform to
Federal, state, and local air and water pollution abatement codes.
See Section 18.
Environmental Regulations and Permitting.
See Section 17.
National Industry Codes. Where applicable, design shall conform to the
industry codes including the following:
American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME), Boiler and Pressure
American National Standards Institute (ANSI) Standards.
American Petroleum Institute (API).
National Board of Boiler and Pressure Vessels (NBBPV), Inspection Code.
American Society for Testing and Materials (ASTM).
American Welding Society (AWS).
American Institute of Plant Engineers (AIPE).
National Association of Power Engineers (NAPE).
National Association of Corrosion Engineers (NACE).
National Fire Protection Association (NFPA).