The Decision Of The Ministry Of Trade And Industry Of Underground Oil Shafts

Original Language Title: Kauppa- ja teollisuusministeriön päätös maanalaisten öljysäiliöiden määräaikaistarkastuksista

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Read the untranslated law here: http://www.finlex.fi/fi/laki/ajantasa/1983/19830344

The Ministry of trade and industry has oil heating equipment on the regulation of 18 March 1983 (276/83) in section 22 (1) and (2) and under article 23, as well as the burning liquids regulation of 19 November 1976 (955/76) 68 68, subsection 2, and section 4, under paragraph (a), as the latter article is regulation of 18 March 1983 (277/83) Chapter 1, article 1 of the decision to The Public: the oil spill in the waters set out in the plan on the ground fuel and diesel fuel in underground shafts provided for in this decision.


Article 2 of This decision shall not apply to: 1) kaksoisvaippasäiliöitä or comparable tanks with a leak detection system;
2) the underground tanks in the protection in the pool, which is a cause for leak detection system; or 3 paragraph repealed by the ' P ' 25.10.1995/1199.



Article 3 for the purposes of this decision: 1) the tank to check the measures taken by the provisions of this decision, the condition of the tank;
2 the equipment necessary for the examination of the tank) equipment and accessories; as well as 3) protection by the pool, an underground tank to the place from which the difference, which is connected to the oil well.
Other for the purposes of this decision the equipment to be used for the heating of buildings, and the concepts defined in the oil heating plants on the decision of the Ministry of trade and industry (918/73) and the burning of the application of the regulation on liquids on the decision of the Ministry of trade and industry (922/76).

KTMp 918/KTMp:llä oil heating equipment in 1973 was repealed in 1985 and KTMp 922/314/1976 KTMp:llä the burning liquids 313/1985.



section 4 section 4 of the (25.10.1995/1199) is repealed by the ' P ' 25.10.1995/1199.
Chapter 2, section 5 of the tank inspection (25.10.1995/1199) the periodic inspection shall be drawn up by the Protocol. The Protocol is to be given to the owner or holder of the tank, and it is within 14 days of the date of the inspection of the fire chief shall provide a copy of it, where the reservoir is located.
The minutes shall specify the subject made by the person, and the oil heating equipment referred to in article 31 of the regulation, concerning the person responsible for the load shall be certified in it.


section 6 of the Metal tanks shall be checked on the inside. Before the start of the inspection will be the tank be thoroughly cleaned.
The verification of measuring depths of the configuration, preventing on preventing and mark, as well as non-damage inspection protocol. (25.10.1995/1199), paragraph 7, of the non-metallic tanks must be checked over-or alipainekokeella, or any other similar way. Pressure test to be used for excess pressure must be 0.2 – 0.3 bar (20 to 30 kPa) and vacuum (0.015-0.02 bar). (25.10.1995/1199)
The tank shall be considered as a solid, if the test pressure temperature after a period of stabilization for the next 15 minutes, during which there is no change in the pressure in the tank.
Test results should be recorded in an inspection report.


section 8 of the tank during the inspection of a return to the putkistolle to be done is in the tank pressure 0.2 – 0.3 bar (20 to 30 kPa) from vacuum. (25.10.1995/1199)
The return of the piping shall be considered as a solid, if the test pressure temperature after a period of stabilization for the next 15 minutes, does not calculate the pressure in the pipeline system.
Test results should be recorded in an inspection report.
Chapter 3 the tank classes, restrictions on the use of the inspection time and in good condition, on the basis of article 9 of the Tanks are divided into the following categories: 1) category A: metal containers, with the thickness of the disk is left in the tank from the inside of the case with at least 3 mm, measured in the deepest syöpymän, as well as non-metallic tanks, that test is not considered on the basis of a solid;
2) category (B): metal containers, with the thickness of the disk is left in the tank from the inside of the case of at least 1.5 mm, measured in the deepest syöpymän, but less than 3 mm;
3) category (C): metal containers, with the thickness of the disk is left in the tank, as measured on the inside of the deepest syöpymän in the case of less than 1.5 mm or with a wall panel changes shape when it's inside of the painoisella pilot koputellaan 0.5 kg with a hammer; as well as 4) category D: tanks, with läpisyöpymiä or cracks, or leaky tightness test.


section 10 of the Tank is määräaikaistarkastettava for the first time in 10 years after the introduction of the tank.
(A) the class of the metal tank must be inspected again in five years and a non-metal container, on the basis of the inspection, which belongs to a class of (A), the 10-year intervals.
(B)-class tank shall be inspected at intervals of two years.
C-class tank will have to be decommissioned within six months from the date at which the inspection was completed, unless the number of tank fire chief for special reasons for deletion of the use of the aforementioned in a shorter period of time or to allow it to use this for a longer period of time.
D-class tank must immediately be taken out of use.


section 11 of the Act has been repealed P, 25.10.1995/1199.

Welding fixed in (B), (C) or (D)-class tank belongs to category (B) after the repair, the next periodic inspection, on the basis of such a tank can be transferred to the category (A), provided that the inspection of the welded system requires no external ultrasonic and fitted for the burns.
Korroosiosuojatun of the corrected decision in any other way, or coated tank belonging to the ' A ' or ' B ' class makes security technology center, which will also decide on any applicable to such containers other than the audit in accordance with section 10 of the times. (25.10.1995/1199), section 12 (25.10.1995/1199), section 12, is repealed by the ' P ' 25.10.1995/1199.
Chapter 4 section 13 of the date of entry into force this decision shall enter into force on 1 July 1983.
Before the entry into force of this decision may be to take the measures needed to implement it.


After the entry into force of article 14 of the Decision are carried out periodic inspections of tanks from the first by way of derogation from article 10, follow these steps: 1) during or after the end of the year in 1969, but in the years before 1975 enabled the tanks must be checked for the first time by the end of the year, 1985; and 2) before 1969 introduced containers, and containers, the käyttöönottamisaikaa cannot be identified, shall be checked for the first time by the end of the year, 1984.
Metal tanks in which there is no flow the aperture, you need to disable by the end of the year, 1984.


section 15 of the oil pollution prevention plan will be taken If important new ground water areas after the entry into force of this decision, is in an area of the underground oil tank to be checked within one year of the issue of confirmation of the change of control plan within one year of introducing the tank or 10, depending on which one the number of times this calculated is greater.


section 16 of the municipal fire department who shall have the right to accept a maximum of three years before the entry into force of this decision was the tank inspection, if the inspection is carried out on the audit of the business or institution approved and presented to the inspection referred to in article 5 of the Protocol in the Protocol or other reasonable explanation.

The change of the date of entry into force and the application of the acts: 25.10.1995/1199: This decision shall enter into force on 1 November 1995.
The shafts of the oil on the decision of the Ministry of trade and industry (344/83) as referred to in paragraph 3 of article 2 of the unchecked containers should be inspected in accordance with this decision by no later than 31 December 1997.
Referred to in subparagraph (1) above, the Ministry of trade and industry, the third paragraph of article 11 of the decision on the basis of the decisions taken are still in force.