Technical Standards Notices

Technical Standards Notices

NEW STANDARDS PROJECTS

Development work has begun on the following new or revised standards. Directly and materially affected individuals are invited to contribute to the development of such standards. Those wanting to participate may contact the Program Manager listed with the document.

Participation on AWS Technical Committees and Subcommittees is open to all persons.

None at this time.

 

STANDARDS FOR PUBLIC REVIEW

AWS was approved as an accredited standards-preparing organization by the American National Standards Institute (ANSI) in 1979. AWS rules, as approved by ANSI, require that all standards be open to public review for comment during the approval process. This column also advises of ANSI approval of documents. The standards listed below are under public review. A draft copy may be obtained through the AWS staff contact for the respective standard. Send correspondence to AWS, Technical Services Division, 8669 NW 36 Street, #130, Miami, FL 33166-6672; telephone (800/305) 443-9353.

B2.1/B2.1M:2014-AMD1, Specification for Welding Procedure and Performance Qualification
Addenda - $132.00 [ANSI Public Review expires 8/31/15]
Staff Contact: J. Rosario, ext. 308

B4.0:201X, Standard Methods for Mechanical Testing of Welds
Revised Standard - $54.00 [ANSI Public Review expires 9/14/15]
Staff Contact: S. Hedrick, ext. 305

C1.4M/C1.4:201X, Specification for Resistance Welding of Carbon and Low Alloy Steels
Revised Standard - $25.00 [ANSI Public Review expires 8/24/15]
Staff Contact: E. Abrams, ext. 307

D1.9/D1.9M:201X, Structural Welding Code – Titanium
Revised Standard - $60.00 [ANSI Public Review expires 8/24/15]
Staff Contact: P. Portela, ext. 311

D18.3/D18.3M:2015, Specification for Welding of Tanks, Vessels, and Other Equipment in Sanitary (Hygienic) Applications
Revised Standard - $28.00 [ANSI Public Review expires 8/17/15]
Staff Contact: P. Portela, ext. 311

J1.2M/J1.2:201X, Guide for Installation and Maintenance of Resistance Welding Machines
New Standard - $25.00 [ANSI Public Review expires 8/24/15]
Staff Contact: E. Abrams, ext. 307

 

ISO DRAFT STANDARDS FOR PUBLIC REVIEW

Copies of the following Draft International Standards are available for review and comment through your national standards body, which in the United States is ANSI, 25 West 43rd Street, Fourth Floor, New York, NY, 10036; telephone (212) 642-4900. Any comments regarding ISO documents should be sent to your national standards body.

In the United States, if you wish to participate in the development of International Standards for welding, contact Andrew Davis at AWS, 8669 NW 36 Street, #130, Miami, FL, 33166-6672; telephone (305) 443-9353 ext. 466, e-mail: adavis@aws.org. Otherwise contact your national standards body.

ISO/DIS 19675Non-destructive testing - Ultrasonic testing - Specification for a calibration block for phased array testing (PAUT)

ISO/DIS 18211.2Non-destructive testing - Long range inspection of above ground pipelines and plant piping using guided wave testing with axial propagation

 

NEW STANDARDS APPROVED BY ANSI

A5.35/A5.35M-2015, Specification for Covered Electrodes for Underwater Wet Shielded Metal Arc Welding
Approval Date: 6/23/2015

 

REVISED STANDARDS APPROVED BY ANSI

B2.1-1/8-231:2015, Standard Welding Procedure Specification (SWPS) for Gas Tungsten Arc Welding with Consumable Insert Root followed by Shielded Metal Arc Welding of Carbon Steel (M-1/P-1, Groups 1 or 2) to Austenitic Stainless Steel (M-8/P-8, Group 1), 1/8 inch [3 mm] through 1-1/2 inch [38 mm] Thick, IN309, ER309, and E309-15, -16, or -17, or IN309, E309(L), and E309(L)-15, -16, or -17, in the As-Welded Condition, Primarily Pipe Applications
Approval Date: 7/14/2015

C1.5-2015, Specification for the Qualification of Resistance Welding Technicians
Approval Date: 6/23/2015

 

REAFFIRMED STANDARDS APPROVED BY ANSI

None at this time.

 

WITHDRAWN STANDARDS APPROVED BY ANSI

None at this time.

 

AMENDMENT STANDARDS APPROVED BY ANSI

None at this time.

 

ADDENDA STANDARDS APPROVED BY ANSI

None at this time.