Doc. 124/18300 Bar High Strength Seamless Steel Gas Cylinders

This publication covers the background and operational aspects to 300 bar cylinders.

As 300 bar cylinders are becoming increasingly common within the industrial gases industry, the purpose of this publication is to highlight safety aspects for high strength 300 bar seamless steel gas cylinders with respect to existing standards and regulations or those in preparation, and to give recommendations for their continued safe operation.

This revision includes new sections on definitions, cylinder handling, maintenance and updated references.

The publication is intended for those who are involved in the specification and operation of 300 bar cylinders within EIGA member companies.