Doc. 129/17Pressure Receptacles with Blocked or Inoperable Valves

This document gives recommendations on how to handle receptacles with non-operational valves for suppliers of industrial, medical and specialty gas receptacles.

It sets out practical techniques which have been tried and tested over some years within the Gas Industry.

The document has undergone a complete revision in its 2017 edition. Some techniques that are not is use anymore have been removed and replaced with new techniques using new equipment.