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New Norwegian Standard – Hollow Core Slabs for Reuse
Standards Norway recently published the standard NS 3682 Hollow core slabs for reuse in English. The standard covers the process of dismantling and assessing existing hollow core slabs, in order to document them in a similar way as newly produced slabs.
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LOADS JIP and NORSOK N standards
A LOADS JIP and a HSE study has been performed in the international community raising a question regarding needs for an immediate revision of some NORSOK Offshore structure standards (EG N). The main objective of the NORSOK review was to align the LOADS JIP and the HSE study with our requirements and give recommendations regarding possible updates of the NORSOK N-standards.
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New standard for Positive Material Identification (PMI) – NS 5855
NS 5855 covers PMI (positive material identification) of metallic alloys and welded components. The standard is applicable at the point of material reception, during the process of fabrication and as part of the final inspection process.
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The standard for floating aquaculture facilities in English
The Norwegian standard NS 9415 Floating Aquaculture provide requirements for the design, construction and use of aquaculture facilities. The latest version – published in Norwegian in 2021 – is now available in English.
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Accessibility of systems for living independently
A new work item for a new standard on "Accessibility of systems for living independently" is on vote in the European committee on assistive products. The project is led by Norway.
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