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E03-5503 PIPING HYDROSTATIC TEST PROCEDURE

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The purpose of this procedure is to confirm mechanical integrity of pipework or equipment by confirming ability to contain water at pressure. Any water leakage will locate either poor welding or connection.

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What is this document about?

  • Hydrostatic (pressure) Testing is an industry accepted method to confirm mechanical integrity of pipework or equipment by confirming ability to contain water at pressure. Poor welding and connection will give way to leakage of water from the system.
  • Pressure vessel and piping would require attendance of Statutory Authorities to witness the hydrostatic tests. For non-pressure piping, the test is to ensure there is no leak when line pressure is applied.
  • This procedure is written for the operators and steps through each process of setting up and testing the equipment. Helpfull practical guidelines gained from years of experience are included.
  • The report will form one of the acceptance criteria for the mechanical work or installation qualification. This process is one of the components of a Project Quality System (see flowchart below)
GMP Project Quality System - Testing, Commissioning & Qualification Phase

GMP Project Quality System – Testing, Commissioning & Qualification Phase

Keywords:

Piping Hydrostatic Pressure Test Procedure Welding cracks leaks

Who needs this document:

  • Vendors – equipment fabricators and manufacturers;
  • mechanical piping contractors
  • Any department who uses equipment & utilities in R&D, manufacturing, testing, laboratories.
  • Projects, Validation, Engineering department
  • Manufacturing

Related Documents:

E03-50-00 Project Quality System Flowchart

E03-50-01 Project Quality System Policy

E03-50-02 Project Change Control

E03-50-03 Project & Quality Plan (Concise)

E03-50-04 Project Construction Checklist

E03-51-01 Project Documentation & Testing Requirements

E03-52-01 Material of Construction Specification

E03-53-01 Project Procurement & Inspection Procedure

E03-54-01 Preparation & Welding of Critical Piping

E03-54-02 Passivation of Stainless Steel & Record Form

EQUIPMENT TESTING & QUALIFICATION:

E03-55-01 Inspection & Test Plan (Form)

E03-55-02 Welding – Dye Penetrant Inspection Procedure & Record Form

E03-55-03 Piping Hydrostatic Test Procedure & Form

E03-60-03 Pre-Commissioning Checklist – Pump (Centrifugal)

E03-60-XX – see separate list for other major equipment

E03-80 SOP Equipment Qualification

E02-56-01 Project Handover – O&M Manual