Pipeline Safety Management Of Dangerous Chemicals Regulations

Original Language Title: 危险化学品输送管道安全管理规定

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Pipeline safety management of dangerous chemicals regulations

    (Released January 17, 2012 the State administration of work safety, the 43rd since March 1, 2012) Chapter I General provisions

    First in order to enhance pipeline security management of dangerous chemicals, prevention and reduction of pipeline production safety accidents of dangerous chemicals and protect people's lives and property, according to the People's Republic of China Law on production safety, and the safety management of dangerous chemicals Ordinance, these rules are formulated.

    The second production units and storage of hazardous chemicals in public areas outside the plant underground, ground and aerial pipelines of dangerous chemicals and affiliated facilities (hereinafter referred to as hazardous chemical pipeline) safety management, these provisions shall apply.

    Crude oil, natural gas, coal-bed gas and city gas pipeline security management, these rules do not apply.

    Article on hazardous chemicals right to ownership or management of pipeline unit (hereinafter referred to as pipe unit) shall, in accordance with the relevant legal regulations and these provisions, implementation of safety responsibilities, establish and improve rules and regulations related to dangerous chemicals pipeline safety and implement, and accept the supervision and inspection of production safety supervision and management departments according to law.

    Article production safety supervision and management departments at all levels are responsible for pipeline safety supervision and inspection of dangerous chemicals, and in accordance with the dangerous chemicals in pipeline construction project implementation review of security conditions.

    Fifth no unit or individual is allowed to pipeline safety act against dangerous chemicals. Pipeline safety act against dangerous chemicals, no unit or individual shall have the right to report to the safety supervision and management departments.

    Accepts reports of production safety supervision and management departments should be dealt with according to law.

    Chapter II hazardous chemical pipeline planning

    Sixth pipeline construction should follow the dangerous chemicals safety, economical use of land and economic sound principles and in accordance with the relevant national standards, industry standards and technical norms for scientific planning.

    Article seventh against phosgene, chlorine and other toxic gases chemicals pipes (cross), the public areas.

    Strict control of ammonia, hydrogen sulfide and other toxic and dangerous chemicals in gas pipes (cross), the public areas.

    Eighth line selection for pipeline construction of hazardous chemicals should avoid earthquake fault and flood and geological disaster-prone areas; indeed cannot be avoided, reliability engineering treatment measures should be taken to ensure against geological disasters.

    Hazardous chemical piping with neighborhoods, schools and other public places, and buildings, structures, railways, roads, waterways, ports, municipal facilities, communications facilities, distance, military facilities, electric power facilities, shall comply with the relevant laws, administrative regulations and national standards, industry standards requirements.

    Chapter III construction of pipelines of dangerous chemicals

    Nineth pipelines of dangerous chemicals for building, rebuilding, expansion, the construction unit shall, in accordance with the State administration of work safety provisions related to dangerous chemicals safety supervision and management of construction projects, design review review of security conditions in accordance with the law, security facilities, pilot (used) programme documentation and acceptance procedures of safety facilities.

    Article tenth of new construction, renovation or expansion of pipelines of dangerous chemicals, the construction unit shall in accordance with the provisions of relevant laws and administrative regulations, entrust qualified design unit design. 11th take on dangerous chemical pipeline construction units should meet the relevant laws and administrative regulations of the corresponding qualification.

    Construction units should be in accordance with the relevant laws and regulations, national standards, industry standards and specification requirements, as well as the approved design for the construction of safety facilities, and is responsible for the quality of the project.

    Pipe welding of dangerous chemicals, anti-corrosion, non-destructive testing of personnel shall have the corresponding operation qualification certificate. 12th pipeline engineering supervising units shall be responsible for hazardous chemicals to process the pipeline's overall construction quality supervision, and the overall construction of the pipeline is responsible for the quality of dangerous chemicals.

    Pipeline construction units should be strictly in accordance with the relevant national standards, industry standards to check the quality of welds and corrosion protection of pipelines and pipe pressure tests are carried out according to the design requirements and air tightness test.

    For laying in the rivers, streams, lakes or other environmentally sensitive areas of pipelines of dangerous chemicals should be taken to increase line pressure to design grade, increased protective measures such as the casing, ensure safety of dangerous chemicals.

    13th hazardous chemical pipeline pilot (use), pipe units of associated protective measures should be carried out security checks, scientific safety production (used), and in strict accordance with the plan.

    14th dangerous chemical pipeline pressure test after six months has not been put into production (used), pipeline units in its production (used) again before tightness test; for laying in rivers, streams or other environmentally sensitive areas of pipelines of dangerous chemicals should be reduced back to the gas tightness test of time intervals.

    Dangerous chemicals in the fourth chapter the pipe run 15th pipelines of dangerous chemicals should be set clearly marked.

    Find sign is damaged, the pipe shall be repaired or updated. 16th tube unit shall establish and improve pipeline patrol the expanded system of dangerous chemicals, are equipped with special daily patrol.

    Patrol officers found against pipeline safety in case of hazardous chemicals shall promptly report to the head and handle.

    17th pipeline accident in units of pipelines of dangerous chemicals should be ruled out; there is difficulty in itself exclude external accident should be reported to the local production safety supervision and management departments. 18th tube unit shall, in accordance with the relevant national standards, industry standards and technical specifications for regular inspection of pipelines, the maintenance of dangerous chemicals, make sure it is in good condition; for sections of larger security risk and place, should focus on monitoring, monitoring pipelines of dangerous chemicals do not meet safety standards, it shall promptly update, modification, or stop using, and to report to the local production safety supervision and management departments.

    Involving renovation and transformation pipelines of dangerous chemicals should also be in accordance with the provisions of the present article Nineth handled security clearance.

    19th tube units found the following acts against dangerous chemicals safe operation of the pipeline, it shall be stopped, cannot be disposed of should be reported to the local production safety supervision and management departments:

    (A) open and close hazardous chemical pipeline valves without authorization;

    (B) by moving, cutting, drilling, smashing pry, demolition means damaged pipelines and auxiliary facilities;

    (C) move, damage, altered pipes marks;

    (Iv) inspections and driving on the sidewalk above the buried pipeline for heavy vehicles;

    (E) to tie up the buried, ground pipeline, overhead pipe line and bridge walk on or place heavy objects;

    (Vi) using ground pipelines, for pipes, pipe bridges and other fixed facilities cables flying billboards, building structures;

    (VII) other acts against hazardous chemicals safe operation of pipelines.

    20th banned hazardous chemicals pipeline subsidiary facility set up on top of power lines, communication lines.

    Outer edge of the article 21st in pipelines and their auxiliary facilities of hazardous chemicals within 5 meters on each side, pipeline units found the following actions undermining the safe operation of the pipeline, it shall be stopped, cannot be disposed of should be reported to the local production safety supervision and management departments:

    (A) planting trees, shrubs, vines, reeds and bamboo root deep buried pipeline or other parts may damage the deep roots of pipeline coatings;

    (B) removal of Earth, stone, fire, piled up heavy objects, emission of corrosive substances, used mining machinery tools construction and engineering drilling;

    (C) digging ponds, drainage, drying yard, constructed aquatic farms, built the greenhouse, livestock housing, building built and the construction of other buildings (structures).

    22nd in hazardous chemical pipe center line sides and RIM accessory facilities of dangerous chemicals within the scope of 5 meters on both sides of the surrounding, pipeline units found the following buildings (structures) and the pipeline route, distance of the accessory facilities did not meet national standards, industry standards, and shall promptly report to the local production safety supervision and management departments:

    (A) residential areas, schools, hospitals, dining entertainment buildings, railway stations, shopping malls and other crowded;

    (B) gas stations, filling stations, oil storage tanks, gas storage tanks of flammable and explosive materials, such as production, operation, storage places;

    (C) the substation, power stations, water stations and other public facilities. Article 23rd in river-crossing pipeline route along the center line 500 meters of dangerous chemicals within the geographical scope, pipeline units found to have implementation of the anchor or drag anchor, dredging, quarrying, underwater blasting operations shall be stopped in time, cannot be disposed of should be reported to the local production safety supervision and management departments.

    But conditions in protecting the safety of dangerous chemicals, for flood control and waterway except for the smooth implementation of maintenance dredging operations.

    24th in hazardous chemical pipe tunnels 1000 metres on either side of center line within the geographical scope, pipeline units found to have implementation of quarrying, mining, blasting operations, should be stopped in time, cannot be disposed of should be reported to the local production safety supervision and management departments.

    Within the geographical scope of the provisions in the preceding paragraph, from the construction of railways, roads, water is absolutely necessary to the implementation of public works, such as quarrying, blasting operations, should be in accordance with the provisions of article 25th.

    25th the following construction jobs likely to endanger the safe operation of the pipelines of dangerous chemicals, the construction unit shall notify in writing by starting 7th the pipeline unit, construction programme pipeline units and emergency plan developed with pipeline units and take appropriate safety precautions, piping piping should be assigned to the field security guidance:

    (A) through (cross), the pipeline construction jobs;
(B) in the pipe line both sides of the line of 5 meters to 50 meters around and the accessory facilities within 100 meters, building, rebuilding, expansion of railways, roads, canals, and erecting power lines, laying underground cables, optical cables, set the safety grounding, lightning protection grounding;

    (C) in the pipe line both sides of the line 200 metres and the accessory facilities 500 meters within the geographical scope, or blasting, seismic exploration engineering mining, engineering, drilling, mining and other operations.

    26th construction implementation of the provisions of article 24th, 25th article of the job, shall comply with the following conditions:

    (A) has been developed in accordance with pipeline safety requirements of construction scheme of dangerous chemicals;

    (B) has contingency plans;

    (C) construction workers have accepted hazardous chemical pipeline protection knowledge education and training;

    (D) to guarantee safe operation of the equipment and facilities.

    27th special facilities, ever protective of the hazardous chemical pipeline facilities, tunnels and other special auxiliary facilities shall not be used for any other purpose; needed for other purposes, should agree to consent of the pipeline unit, and take the appropriate safety precautions.

    28th tube unit shall, in accordance with the relevant provisions of the hazardous chemical pipeline emergency, equipped with the appropriate emergency personnel and equipment supplies, emergency drills are regularly organized.

    Pipe production safety accidents of dangerous chemicals, piping should be immediately launched emergency plans and response procedures, and take effective measures for emergency treatment to eliminate or reduce the hazard, and immediately to the accident in accordance with state production safety supervision and management departments at or above the county level report.

    29th article on converting, shutdown, stop using hazardous chemical pipelines, pipeline units shall take effective measures to promptly and properly disposed of and solution production safety supervision and management departments at or above the county level.

    Supervision and administration of the fifth chapter

    Article 30th Provincial and municipal work safety supervision and management departments should be divided into districts according to the State administration of work safety provisions related to dangerous chemicals safety supervision and management of construction project, on the newly-built, rebuilt or expanded pipeline construction project safety review based juice review, security facilities, pilot (used) programme documentation and acceptance procedures of safety facilities.

    31st production safety supervision and management departments to a pipeline unit in accordance with the provisions of article 17th, 19th, 21st, 22nd, 23rd, 24th, has submitted the report, should be coordinated and forwarded to the competent authorities according to law in a timely manner or reported to the people's Governments at the corresponding level organizations.

    32nd production safety supervision and management departments at or above the county level shall receive pipeline accident report of dangerous chemicals shall report accidents in a timely manner in accordance with the relevant provisions, and according to the actual situation of accident disposal measures.

    The sixth chapter legal liability

    33rd new construction, renovation or expansion pipeline construction project without a safety review of hazardous chemicals, safety supervision and management departments shall be ordered to stop construction, rectify; fails, fines of between 500,000 yuan and 1 million Yuan constitutes a crime, criminal responsibility shall be investigated according to law.

    Hazardous chemical pipeline pipeline construction project subcontractors do not have the appropriate level of qualification of the investigation, design, construction units or delegate does not have the appropriate level of qualification of project supervision, by the transfer of production safety supervision and management departments in charge of construction sector in accordance with the regulations on the management of construction engineering quality 54th shall be punished.

    34th under any of the following circumstances, work safety supervision and Management Department ordered corrective action and may be fined not more than 50,000 yuan; it refuses, fines of between 50,000 yuan and 100,000 yuan; the circumstances are serious, shall be ordered to stop production or business for rectifications.

    (A) pipelines pipelines of dangerous chemicals is not set clearly marked or not in accordance with the provisions of pipeline inspection and maintenance;

    (B) may endanger the safety of dangerous chemical pipeline construction jobs, construction unit unit of failing to notify pipeline or pipe joint contingency plans and take appropriate protective measures, pipe or pipe unit is not assigned to the field security guidelines.

    Article 35th of production, shut down, stop using hazardous chemical pipelines, pipeline unit did not take effective measures to timely and properly disposed of, by work safety supervision and Management Department ordered corrective action and fines of between 50,000 yuan and 100,000 yuan constitutes a crime, criminal responsibility shall be investigated according to law.

    For production, production, to stop using hazardous chemicals pipeline, pipeline units in accordance with the provisions of the disposal programme of production safety supervision and management departments at or above the county level, the production safety supervision and Administration Department shall order rectification can be fined not more than RMB 10,000 yuan; it refuses, the fines of between 50,000 yuan and 10,000 yuan.

    36th article violates these provisions, move, cut, punched, hit skid, demolition means hazards such as dangerous chemicals safety Act does not constitute a crime, the relevant competent authorities shall be given administrative penalties for public security.

    The seventh chapter by-laws

    Public areas in 37th article of the rules refers to the plant (including chemical industrial park, industrial park) outside the area.

    Hazardous chemical pipeline subsidiary in 38th article of the rules include:

    (A) pipeline compression station, metering stations, valve room, well, emptying facilities, storage tanks, loading and unloading, loading and unloading trestle bridge, station, relief stations and other stations;

    (B) the piping of hydraulic protection facilities, wind breaker, lightning protection facilities, anti-seismic facilities, communications facilities, security monitoring facilities, electric power facilities, a canal levee, Canal Bridge and pipe culverts and tunnels crossing facilities;

    (C) the pipeline's cathodic protection station, cathodic protection test piles, anode ground bed, stray current drainage stations and preservation facilities;

    (D) the pipeline of other ancillary facilities.

    39th before the implementation of these provisions in pipeline protection range have been built in a densely populated place and inflammable and explosive materials production, operation, storage places, should be determined by local government based on the reality on the ground, planned and step by step moving, cleaning or taking the necessary protective measures. 40th article of the regulations come into force on March 1, 2012.