Design and Construction Standards
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Facilities Planning & Design
PART 1 GENERAL
A. ASTM B209: Aluminum and Aluminum-Alloy Sheet and Plate.
B. ASTM C534: Preformed Flexible Elastomeric Cellular Thermal Insulation in Sheet and Tubular
C. ASTM C547: Mineral Fiber Preformed Pipe Insulation.
D. ASTM C552: Cellular Glass Block and Pipe Thermal Insulation.
E. ASTM C553: Mineral Fiber Blanket and Felt Insulation.
F. ASTM C921: Properties of Jacketing Materials for Thermal Insulation.
G. ASTM E84: Surface Burning Characteristics of Building Materials.
A. Submit under provisions of Section 15000.
B. Product Data: For each product used in this project, provide catalog data for insulation, jackets and
accessories, and installation instructions.
C. Samples: Not required.
1.3 QUALITY ASSURANCE
A. Materials: Flame spread/smoke developed rating of 25/50 or less in accordance with ASTM E84.
B. Applicator: Company specializing in performing the work of this section with minimum three years
1.4 DELIVERY, STORAGE AND HANDLING
A. Deliver materials to site in original factory packaging, labeled with manufacturer's identification,
including product density and thickness.
B. Store insulation in original wrapping, and protect from weather and construction traffic.
C. Protect insulation against dirt, water, chemical and mechanical damage.
PART 2 PRODUCTS
2.1 RIGID FIBER GLASS INSULATION
A. Provide molded, heavy density, noncombustible, one-piece pipe insulation made from inorganic
glass fibers bonded with a thermosetting resin. K-value shall be 0.24 at 75°F. ASTM C547
B. Provide factory applied, all service jacket of white kraft paper bonded to aluminum foil and
reinforced with glass fibers. Provide self-sealing lap for longitudinal seam and butt strips for
circumferential joints. ASTM C921
C. Provide 18-ga, Type 304 stainless steel tie wire with