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Scope

Standardization of the requirements for industrial thermoprocessing equipment (e.g. heated enclosures such as furnaces, ovens, kilns, lehrs and dryers) and associated processing equipment.

The scope includes, but is not limited to, requirements for safety, energy efficiency (including exergy), design, construction, operation, processes and quality control of processed material.

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9

published ISO standards *

under the direct responsibility of ISO/TC 244

2

ISO standards under development *

under the direct responsibility of ISO/TC 244

18

Participating members

6

Observing members

* number includes updates

Reference Title Type
ISO/TC 244/WG 1 General safety requirements Working group *
ISO/TC 244/WG 2 Safety requirements for combustion and fuel handling systems Working group *
ISO/TC 244/WG 3 Method of energy balance and efficiency Working group *
ISO/TC 244/WG 4 Vocabulary Working group *
ISO/TC 244/WG 5 Protective system Working group *
ISO/TC 244/WG 6 Safety requirements for generation and use of protective and reactive gases Working group *
ISO/TC 244/WG 7 Requirements for machinery and equipment for production of steel by electric arc furnaces Working group *
ISO/TC 244/WG 8 Heat treatment -- Control of quality Working group *

* The convener can be reached through the secretariat (See contact information below)

Liaison Committees to ISO/TC 244

The committees below can access the documents of ISO/TC 244 :

Reference Title ISO/IEC
IEC/TC 27 Industrial electroheating and electromagnetic processing IEC
ISO/TC 109 Oil and gas burners ISO
ISO/TC 161 Controls and protective devices for gas and/or oil ISO
Liaison Committees from ISO/TC 244

ISO/TC 244 can access the documents of the committees below :

Reference Title ISO/IEC
IEC/TC 27 Industrial electroheating and electromagnetic processing IEC
ISO/TC 109 Oil and gas burners ISO
ISO/TC 161 Controls and protective devices for gas and/or oil ISO
ISO/TC 306 Foundry machinery ISO
Organizations in liaison
Acronym Title Liaison type
AFECOR European Control Manufacturers Association A
CECOF CECOF A
EUnited Metallurgy EUnited Metallurgy A
Date Month Location TC/SC Note
  October 2017 Xian (China) ISO/TC 244 **

* Information definite but meeting not yet formally convened
** Provisional

ISO/TC 244 - Secretariat

JISC Japan
Japan Industrial Furnace Manufacturers Association (JIFMA)
SN-Iwamoto-cho Bldg.
3-2-10, Iwamoto-cho
Tokyo 101-0032 Chiyoda-ku
Japan

Secretariat direct:
Mr Yutaka Suzuki
Tel: +81 3 3861 0561