Petroleum and natural gas industries -- Shell-and-tube heat exchangers
This standard has been revised by ISO 16812:2007.
This International Standard specifies requirements and gives recommendations for the mechanical design, material selection, fabrication, inspection, testing and preparation for shipment of shell-and-tube heat exchangers for the petroleum and natural gas industries.
This International Standard is applicable to the following types of shell-and-tube heat exchangers: heaters, condensers, coolers and reboilers.
This International Standard is not applicable to vacuum-operated steam surface condensers and feed-water heaters.