BS ISO 1496-3:2019 - TC
Tracked Changes. Series 1 freight containers. Specification and testing Tank containers for liquids, gases and pressurized dry bulk
|Standard number:||BS ISO 1496-3:2019 - TC|
- 55.180.10 General purpose containers
This document specifies the basic specifications and testing requirements for ISO series 1 tank containers suitable for the carriage of gases, liquids and solid substances (dry bulk) which can be loaded or unloaded as liquids by gravity or pressure discharge, for international exchange and for conveyance by road, rail and sea, including interchange between these forms of transport.
Except where otherwise stated, the requirements of this document are minimum requirements.
The container types covered by this document are given in Table 1.
|Code||Type designation||Type group code|
|K||Pressurized tank containers (liquids and gases)||KL|
|N||Pressurized and non-pressurized tank containers (dry)||NH |
The marking requirements for these containers are given in ISO 6346.