Cable, marine shipboard

Definition(s)


Cable, marine shipboard

Impervious sheathed armored or non-armored cable constructed in accordance with UL 1309/CSA C22.2 No. 245, or IEEE-1580, except that an overall impervious sheath is required over the armored construction, and listed as “Shipboard Gable, Marine” by a Nationally Recognized Testing Laboratory (NRTL).

Source: API Recommended Practice 14FZ, Recommended Practice for Design, Installation, and Maintenance of Electrical Systems for Fixed and Floating Offshore Petroleum Facilities for Unclassified and Class I, Zone 0, Zone 1, and Zone 2 Locations, Second Edition, May 2013. Global Standards

Source: API RP 14F, Design, Installation, and Maintenance of Electrical Systems for Fixed and Floating Offshore Petroleum Facilities for Unclassified and Class 1, Division 1 and Division 2 Locations, Fifth Edition, July 2008. Global Standards