COMPLIANCE RESOURCE CENTER

Title 49--Transportation

CHAPTER I--RESEARCH AND SPECIAL PROGRAMS ADMINISTRATION, DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION

PART 192--TRANSPORTATION OF NATURAL AND OTHER GAS BY PIPELINE: MINIMUM FEDERAL SAFETY STANDARDS
 •  192.1
Scope of part.
 •  192.3
Definitions.
 •  192.5
Class locations.
 •  192.7
Incorporation by reference.
 •  192.9
Gathering lines.
 •  192.10
Outer continental shelf pipelines.
 •  192.11
Petroleum gas systems.
 •  192.13
General.
 •  192.14
Conversion to service subject to this part.
 •  192.15
Rules of regulatory construction.
 •  192.16
Customer notification.
 •  192.51
Scope.
 •  192.53
General.
 •  192.55
Steel pipe.
 •  192.59
Plastic pipe.
 •  192.63
Marking of materials.
 •  192.65
Transportation of pipe.
 •  192.101
Scope.
 •  192.103
General.
 •  192.105
Design formula for steel pipe.
 •  192.107
Yield strength (S) for steel pipe.
 •  192.109
Nominal wall thickness (t) for steel pipe.
 •  192.111
Design factor (F) for steel pipe.
 •  192.113
Longitudinal joint factor (E) for steel pipe.
 •  192.115
Temperature derating factor (T) for steel pipe.
 •  192.121
Design of plastic pipe.
 •  192.123
Design limitations for plastic pipe.
 •  192.125
Design of copper pipe.
 •  192.141
Scope.
 •  192.143
General requirements.
 •  192.144
Qualifying metallic components.
 •  192.145
Valves.
 •  192.147
Flanges and flange accessories.
 •  192.149
Standard fittings.
 •  192.150
Passage of internal inspection devices.
 •  192.151
Tapping.
 •  192.153
Components fabricated by welding.
 •  192.155
Welded branch connections.
 •  192.157
Extruded outlets.
 •  192.159
Flexibility.
 •  192.161
Supports and anchors.
 •  192.163
Compressor stations: Design and construction.
 •  192.165
Compressor stations: Liquid removal.
 •  192.167
Compressor stations: Emergency shutdown.
 •  192.169
Compressor stations: Pressure limiting devices.
 •  192.171
Compressor stations: Additional safety equipment.
 •  192.173
Compressor stations: Ventilation.
 •  192.175
Pipe-type and bottle-type holders.
 •  192.177
Additional provisions for bottle-type holders.
 •  192.179
Transmission line valves.
 •  192.181
Distribution line valves.
 •  192.183
Vaults: Structural design requirements.
 •  192.185
Vaults: Accessibility.
 •  192.187
Vaults: Sealing, venting, and ventilation.
 •  192.189
Vaults: Drainage and waterproofing.
 •  192.191
Design pressure of plastic fittings.
 •  192.193
Valve installation in plastic pipe.
 •  192.195
Protection against accidental overpressuring.
 •  192.197
Control of the pressure of gas delivered from high-pressure distribution systems.
 •  192.199
Requirements for design of pressure relief and limiting devices.
 •  192.201
Required capacity of pressure relieving and limiting stations.
 •  192.203
Instrument, control, and sampling pipe and components.
 •  192.221
Scope.
 •  192.225
Welding--General.
 •  192.227
Qualification of welders.
 •  192.229
Limitations on welders.
 •  192.231
Protection from weather.
 •  192.233
Miter joints.
 •  192.235
Preparation for welding.
 •  192.241
Inspection and test of welds.
 •  192.243
Nondestructive testing.
 •  192.245
Repair or removal of defects.
 •  192.271
Scope.
 •  192.273
General.
 •  192.275
Cast iron pipe.
 •  192.277
Ductile iron pipe.
 •  192.279
Copper pipe.
 •  192.281
Plastic pipe.
 •  192.283
Plastic pipe: qualifying joining procedures.
 •  192.285
Plastic pipe: qualifying persons to make joints.
 •  192.287
Plastic pipe: inspection of joints.
 •  192.301
Scope.
 •  192.303
Compliance with specifications or standards.
 •  192.305
Inspection: General.
 •  192.307
Inspection of materials.
 •  192.309
Repair of steel pipe.
 •  192.311
Repair of plastic pipe.
 •  192.313
Bends and elbows.
 •  192.315
Wrinkle bends in steel pipe.
 •  192.317
Protection from hazards.
 •  192.319
Installation of pipe in a ditch.
 •  192.321
Installation of plastic pipe.
 •  192.323
Casing.
 •  192.325
Underground clearance.
 •  192.327
Cover.
 •  192.351
Scope.
 •  192.353
Customer meters and regulators: Location.
 •  192.355
Customer meters and regulators: Protection from damage.
 •  192.357
Customer meters and regulators: Installation.
 •  192.359
Customer meter installations: Operating pressure.
 •  192.361
Service lines: Installation.
 •  192.363
Service lines: Valve requirements.
 •  192.365
Service lines: Location of valves.
 •  192.367
Service lines: General requirements for connections to main piping.
 •  192.369
Service lines: Connections to cast iron or ductile iron mains.
 •  192.371
Service lines: Steel.
 •  192.373
Service lines: Cast iron and ductile iron.
 •  192.375
Service lines: Plastic.
 •  192.377
Service lines: Copper.
 •  192.379
New service lines not in use.
 •  192.381
Service lines: Excess flow valve performance standards.
 •  192.383
Excess flow valve customer notification.
 •  192.451
Scope.
 •  192.452
Applicability to converted pipelines.
 •  192.453
General.
 •  192.455
External corrosion control: Buried or submerged pipelines installed after July 31, 1971.
 •  192.457
External corrosion control: Buried or submerged pipelines installed before August 1, 1971.
 •  192.459
External corrosion control: Examination of buried pipeline when exposed.
 •  192.461
External corrosion control: Protective coating.
 •  192.463
External corrosion control: Cathodic protection.
 •  192.465
External corrosion control: Monitoring.
 •  192.467
External corrosion control: Electrical isolation.
 •  192.469
External corrosion control: Test stations.
 •  192.471
External corrosion control: Test leads.
 •  192.473
External corrosion control: Interference currents.
 •  192.475
Internal corrosion control: General.
 •  192.477
Internal corrosion control: Monitoring.
 •  192.479
Atmospheric corrosion control: General.
 •  192.481
Atmospheric corrosion control: Monitoring.
 •  192.483
Remedial measures: General.
 •  192.485
Remedial measures: Transmission lines.
 •  192.487
Remedial measures: Distribution lines other than cast iron or ductile iron lines.
 •  192.489
Remedial measures: Cast iron and ductile iron pipelines.
 •  192.491
Corrosion control records.
 •  192.501
Scope.
 •  192.503
General requirements.
 •  192.505
Strength test requirements for steel pipeline to operate at a hoop stress of 30 percent or more of SMYS.
 •  192.507
Test requirements for pipelines to operate at a hoop stress less than 30 percent of SMYS and at or above 100 p.s.i. (689 kPa) gage.
 •  192.509
Test requirements for pipelines to operate below 100 p.s.i. (689 kPa) gage.
 •  192.511
Test requirements for service lines.
 •  192.513
Test requirements for plastic pipelines.
 •  192.515
Environmental protection and safety requirements.
 •  192.517
Records.
 •  192.551
Scope.
 •  192.553
General requirements.
 •  192.555
Uprating to a pressure that will produce a hoop stress of 30 percent or more of SMYS in steel pipelines.
 •  192.557
Uprating: Steel pipelines to a pressure that will produce a hoop stress less than 30 percent of SMYS: plastic, cast iron, and ductile iron pipelines.
 •  192.601
Scope.
 •  192.603
General provisions.
 •  192.605
Procedural manual for operations, maintenance, and emergencies.
 •  192.609
Change in class location: Required study.
 •  192.611
Change in class location: Confirmation or revision of maximum allowable operating pressure.
 •  192.612
Underwater inspection and re-burial of pipelines in the Gulf of Mexico and its inlets.
 •  192.613
Continuing surveillance.
 •  192.614
Damage prevention program.
 •  192.615
Emergency plans.
 •  192.616
Public education.
 •  192.617
Investigation of failures.
 •  192.619
Maximum allowable operating pressure: Steel or plastic pipelines.
 •  192.621
Maximum allowable operating pressure: High-pressure distribution systems.
 •  192.623
Maximum and minimum allowable operating pressure; Low-pressure distribution systems.
 •  192.625
Odorization of gas.
 •  192.627
Tapping pipelines under pressure.
 •  192.629
Purging of pipelines.
 •  192.701
Scope.
 •  192.703
General.
 •  192.705
Transmission lines: Patrolling.
 •  192.706
Transmission lines: Leakage surveys.
 •  192.707
Line markers for mains and transmission lines.
 •  192.709
Transmission lines: Record keeping.
 •  192.711
Transmission lines: General requirements for repair procedures.
 •  192.713
Transmission lines: Permanent field repair of imperfections and damages.
 •  192.715
Transmission lines: Permanent field repair of welds.
 •  192.717
Transmission lines: Permanent field repair of leaks.
 •  192.719
Transmission lines: Testing of repairs.
 •  192.721
Distribution systems: Patrolling.
 •  192.723
Distribution systems: Leakage surveys.
 •  192.725
Test requirements for reinstating service lines.
 •  192.727
Abandonment or deactivation of facilities.
 •  192.731
Compressor stations: Inspection and testing of relief devices.
 •  192.735
Compressor stations: Storage of combustible materials.
 •  192.736
Compressor stations: Gas detection.
 •  192.739
Pressure limiting and regulating stations: Inspection and testing.
 •  192.741
Pressure limiting and regulating stations: Telemetering or recording gauges.
 •  192.743
Pressure limiting and regulating stations: Testing of relief devices.
 •  192.745
Valve maintenance: Transmission lines.
 •  192.747
Valve maintenance: Distribution systems.
 •  192.749
Vault maintenance.
 •  192.751
Prevention of accidental ignition.
 •  192.753
Caulked bell and spigot joints.
 •  192.755
Protecting cast-iron pipelines.
 •  192.801
Scope.
 •  192.803
Definitions.
 •  192.805
Qualification program.
 •  192.807
Recordkeeping.
 •  192.809
General.
 •  APP.
Appendix A to Part 192 --Incorporated by Reference
 •  APP.
Appendix B to Part 192 --Qualification of Pipe
 •  APP.
Appendix C to Part 192 --Qualification of Welders for Low Stress Level Pipe
 •  APP.
Appendix D to Part 192 --Criteria for Cathodic Protection and Determination of Measurements