ISO GUIDE 84 - Guidelines for addressing climate change in standards
July 1, 2020 - ISO

This document provides guidance to standards developers on how to take account of climate change in the planning, drafting, revision and updating of ISO standards and other deliverables. It outlines a framework and general principles that standards developers can use to develop their own approach...

ASHRAE GUIDELINE 41 - Design, Installation and Commissioning of Variable Refrigerant Flow (VRF) Systems
January 27, 2020 - ASHRAE

This guideline provides the procedures and design factors a design engineer should consider; the requirements and installation factors the installing contractor should consider; and the performance, commissioning, and operational factors the contractor and maintenance personnel should consider for...

SSPC GUIDE 17 - Guide to Developing a Safety Program for Industrial Coating and Lining Companies
December 1, 2019 - SSPC

This guide assists industrial painting contractors operating within the United States with developing a written corporate safety program based on requirements of the U.S Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA). SSPC's contractor certification programs require submittal of a...

ISO GUIDE 82 - Guidelines for addressing sustainability in standards
November 1, 2019 - ISO

This document provides guidance to standards developers on how to take account of sustainability in the drafting, revision and updating of ISO standards and similar deliverables. It outlines a methodology that ISO standards developers can use to develop their own approach to addressing...

IEC GUIDE 108 - Guidelines for ensuring the coherence of IEC publications – Horizontal functions, horizontal publications and their application
November 1, 2019 - IEC

This Guide defines and describes: - the concept of horizontal functions and horizontal publications; - the relationship between horizontal publications and product publications; - the optional use of types and categories of horizontal publications; - the procedures for the designation of...

ASHRAE GUIDELINE 29 - Guideline for the Risk Management of Public Health and Safety in Buildings
October 1, 2019 - ASHRAE

This guideline contains qualitative and quantitative methods for management of the risk of extraordinary incidents in buildings. Specific subject areas of concern include air, food, and water. The extraordinary events addressed in this guideline include fire, seismic event, chemical and...

SSPC GUIDE 27 - Recommended Performance Properties for Liquid-Applied Organic Polymeric Coatings and Linings for Concrete Structures in Municipal Wastewater Facilities
September 20, 2019 - SSPC

This guide provides recommendations for laboratory test and field performance properties used in selecting coatings and linings used to protect sound concrete substrates in municipal wastewater collection systems and treatment plant facilities. Exposure environments include immersion and...

SSPC GUIDE 25 - Guide for Use and Selection of Powder Coating Systems for Protective Purposes
September 20, 2019 - SSPC

This guide provides general information to assist facility owners and specifiers who select or specify powder coating systems to protect steel substrates from corrosion. It includes information about surface preparation and application procedures, and also about coating system durability and...

September 20, 2019 - SSPC

This guide provides specifiers, owners, and installers with descriptions of generic floor coating systems for specific service environments, including the basic benefits and limitations of the most widely used polymer chemistries incorporated into these systems. Flooring system selection is...

IEC GUIDE 104 - The preparation of safety publications and the use of basic safety publications and group safety publications
July 1, 2019 - IEC

This mandatory Guide defines procedures for the development of SAFETY publications, including the preparation and use of BASIC SAFETY PUBLICATIONs and GROUP SAFETY PUBLICATIONs. It also describes the procedures for the assignment of HORIZONTAL SAFETY FUNCTIONs or GROUP SAFETY FUNCTIONs to...

ASHRAE GUIDELINE 34 - Energy Guideline for Historic Buildings
February 11, 2019 - ASHRAE

This guideline applies to buildings that are listed as historic buildings or which are eligible to be so listed by applicable law in the jurisdiction where the building is located. This guideline applies to projects that are intended to improve the following: a. Energy efficiency of operation and...

ASHRAE GUIDELINE 4 - Preparation of Operations and Maintenance Documentation for HVAC&R Systems
January 17, 2019 - ASHRAE

This guideline covers the format, content, delivery, and updating of building HVAC&R systems operations and maintenance (O&M) documentation that is normally provided by the Design Team and Construction Team members. This guideline can be used for two separate purposes. First, it can be used in the...

ASHRAE GUIDELINE 0 - The Commissioning Process
January 1, 2019 - ASHRAE

The procedures, methods, and documentation requirements in this guideline describe each phase of the project delivery and the associated Commissioning Processes from predesign through occupancy and operation, without regard to specific elements, assemblies, or systems. This guideline provides the...

ASHRAE GUIDELINE 0 SP - El Proceso de Commissioning
January 1, 2019 - ASHRAE
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ASHRAE GUIDELINE 1.4 - Preparing Systems Manuals for Facilities
January 1, 2019 - ASHRAE

This guideline applies to information from planning, commissioning, design, construction, testing, and training activities, and operations planning for new, renovated, and existing facilities, equipment, and assemblies.

IEC GUIDE 116 - Guidelines for safety related risk assessment and risk reduction for low voltage equipment
November 1, 2018 - IEC

This non-mandatory IEC Guide complements ISO/IEC Guide 51 and establishes guidelines useful for achieving SAFETY in low voltage (LV) equipment. These guidelines include RISK ASSESSMENT, in which the knowledge and experience of the design, use, incidents, accidents and HARM related to...

ASHRAE GUIDELINE 11 - Field Testing of HVAC Controls Components
October 10, 2018 - ASHRAE

This guideline covers the procedures, formats, and methods necessary for evaluation and documentation of the performance of devices and systems that control HVAC systems. PURPOSE This guideline provides procedures for field testing and adjusting of control components used in building heating,...

ASHRAE GUIDELINE 38 - Guideline for Using Metal Pressure Vessels to Test Materials Used in Refrigeration Systems
October 2, 2018 - ASHRAE

This guideline describes the preparation of metal pressure vessels and the procedure for charging them with refrigerant and with the materials to be tested. A procedure for heating the metal vessel and regulating the pressure is described. Post-test evaluations can be performed quantitatively...

ASHRAE GUIDELINE 32 - Management for Sustainable High-Performance Operations and Maintenance
August 15, 2018 - ASHRAE

This guideline applies to the ongoing operational practices for building assemblies and systems, particularly with respect to energy efficiency, water consumption, productivity, occupant comfort, IAQ, health, and safety. PURPOSE The purpose of this guideline is to provide guidance to achieve,...