WMTS:519-2023 | Public Comment Draft Round 1

Closed 10 Nov 2023

Opened 13 Sep 2023


For Public Comment

Technical Specification for the WaterMark Certification Scheme

This Technical Specification sets out requirements for plastic bodied couplings with included elastomeric element that provides limited flexibility and are utilised in non-pressure rigid pipeline systems.

The proposed revisions for the 2023 version include the following: -

(i) Scope expansion to include fittings from existing limitation of DN225 to DN300

(ii) Deletion of compression strength and addition of tear strength within Table 5.1.

(iii) Additional marking requirements included.

(iv) General update in several areas due to changes to referenced standards since the initial issue (2016)

(v) Inclusion of compliance Tables A3 and A4

Note:- Only comments relating to the proposed changes as highlighted within the draft document will be considered.

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The ABCB is undertaking consultation to ensure stakeholders are informed of the development of all proposed new, or amended Technical Specifications. In undertaking this consultation stakeholders have an opportunity to provide input and/or comment during a Technical Specification's development.


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