Conditions, Normal

Definition(s)


Conditions, Normal

Equipment is generally considered to be under normal conditions when it conforms electrically and mechanically with its design specifications and is used within the limits specified by the manufacturer.

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