General rules for Rostechnadzor Permition

1. The RTN Permit contains following information:

  • the name of the federal body executing the state function for issuing permits;
  • the name of the technical device;
  • OKP code (ТН foreign trade activities) of the technical device;
  • the name of the manufacturer (supplier) of the technical device, its legal address;
  • the basis issuing the permission;
  • terms of application of the technical device;
  • permission period of validity;
  • number of permission;
  • date of issuance the permission.

2. The permission can stand out on the individual technical device, party or on type (kind) of technical devices. It is allowed to issue one permission on size-like series of technical devices of one appointment if observances of the uniform design approach, used materials and technologies.

Delivery of permissions to the complete technical device in which all components carry out the interconnected technological functions, under condition of acknowledgement of conformity of all components to requirements of industrial safety is supposed.

3.The permission or refusal in permission issuing (with substantiations of causes of refusal) are made out in time no more than 60 days from the date of registration of the statement for permission delivery.

4.

1) The accompanying documentation for Rostechnadzor permission includes:

 

  • information about the manufacturer (supplier) of technical devices;
  • act and the protocol of acceptance tests, information about the elimination of deficiencies identified during acceptance tests;
  • specifications;
  • the operation manual;
  • the passport (the form, a label);
  • the certified copy of the certification of conformity to requirements of industrial safety or the judgement of industrial safety of the technical device.

 

2) For the equipment in hardened execution the certified certification of the conformity which have been given out by accredited body on certification of a hardened electric equipment is represented.

3) For measuring instruments, including entering into the complete set of the technical device, certified copies of certificates of type approval of measuring instruments are presented.

4) Information on the manufacturer (supplier) should include: full and the organization abbreviated name, the location, legal and post addresses, phones, a fax, identification number of the tax bearer.

5) The technical documentation should include: the name of the technical device, its appointment, a complete set, the description of a design and a work principle, technical characteristics, conditions and requirements of safe operation, a technique of carrying out of control tests (checks) of the device and its basic knots, a resource and operation term, an order of maintenance service, repair and diagnosing.

 

5. Declarative documents are represented in Russian or have certified translation from a foreign language into the Russian.

6. The permission on application of technical devices of foreign manufacture stands out in the general order. It is supposed not to represent specifications, if in the maintenance of other represented documents there are all requirements necessary for reception of the permission.

At discrepancy of technical devices of foreign manufacture to separate requirements of the industrial safety operating in the Russian Federation, the applicant represents recommendations about carrying out of additional actions (including correcting of engineering specifications, calculations, installation safety and accident protection devices, carrying out of additional tests, etc.), providing safety of application of such technical devices.

7. Permission period of validity is established:

  • 5 years on concrete type (kind) of the technical device;
  • According to a target date of operation (resource) on the individual technical device or party.

8. Carrying out of acceptance tests of technical devices.

1) Before application on dangerous industrial objects of technical devices should pass acceptance tests by the decision of central office Rostechnadzor or territorial body Rostechnadzor.

2) The accompanying documentation includes:

  • information of the manufacturer (supplier) of the technical device and readiness of the technical device for carrying out of acceptance tests;
  • the program coordinated with Rostehnadzor and a technique of acceptance tests of the technical device;
  • specifications;
  • the operation manual;
  • the passport (the form, a label);
  • the report of preliminary (factory) tests.

3) At carrying out of acceptance tests of the technical device the commission structure includes representatives of Rostechnadzor which participation in carrying out of acceptance tests is coordinated to their beginning, and the expert organization (as agreed).

Formation of structure of the commission and regulations of its work are defined on the basis of the order of the organization spending acceptance tests. The basis for the Commission's decision are the results of acceptance tests, and also an assessment of completeness of performance of works according to the program coordinated with Rostehnadzor and a technique of acceptance tests of the technical device.

Necessity of attraction of the expert organizations is defined by the organization spending acceptance tests or on representation of bodies of Rostechnadzor.

Involvement of the expert organizations is carried out on the basis of the contract between the expert organization and the organization spending acceptance tests.

4) Term of carrying out of acceptance tests is established depending on a concrete kind (type) of the technical device, conditions of its application and it is underlined in the decision.

5) The applicant has the right to address with the petition for prolongation of term of carrying out of acceptance tests, but he  has to present information of results of the executed works and the reasons of default of terms.

6) In a case when at carrying out of acceptance tests of the technical device safety of performance of works for attendants, or the third parties isn't provided, representative of Rostechnadzor has the right to suspend acceptance tests before performance of demanded conditions which will provide safety of the further tests.

7) Acceptance tests of large-sized technical devices can be spent in a place of their manufacture at the certified test beds of the manufacturer.

 

Kinds (types) of technical devices, the RTN Permit are given out by central office of Federal Agency of ecological, technological and nuclear supervision.

  1. All equipment and the technical devices applied on dangerous industrial objects of foreign manufacture, delivered both separately and completely (except foreign load-lifting cranes and lifts (towers) before maintained and arrived on territory of the Russian Federation).
  2. The equipment working under superfluous pressure more 0.07 MPa(steam coppers, the vessels, working under the pressure of steam or gas, steam pipelines) or at temperature of heating of water more than 115 degrees of Celsius (water-heating coppers, vessels, pipelines of hot water), the equipment of thermal installations, thermal points and thermal networks, systems, devices and means of anti-accident protection, the alarm system and the control, used at operation of the specified equipment and delivered both separately, and completely with pressure from above 4,0 MPa.
  3. Elevating constructions of foreign manufacture (load-lifting cranes, cranes-manipulators, lifts, pipe layers, lifts (a tower), building lifts, pendant rope-ways, cable cars, escalators, platforms elevating for invalids), except elevating constructions specified in point 1 of the present section.
  4. Electric equipment hardened groups I and II and a miner electrical equipment of normal execution.
  5. The mountain-mine and concentrating equipment, including: the equipment, specialized for gold - and the diamond-mining industry, the equipment for ventilation and dust control in mountain developments, the equipment for fastening of mountain developments, the equipment of stem liftings and mine transport, the equipment for drilling boreholes, the equipment for charging  and tamping boreholes.
  6. The equipment for oil and gas extraction and gas-processing manufactures, including: the equipment for drilling and operation of chinks of all appointments, the technical devices applied at lumbago-explosive works, the equipment for development, repair and an intensification of operational chinks and other equipment delivered both separately, and completely, and also in quality of standard size numbers.
  7. The equipment for prospecting and geophysical works in oil and gas chinks.
  8. The equipment and technical devices for objects of the main pipeline transport with design pressure 5, 5 МPа and more.
  9. The equipment for welding, rations, nondestructive control, heat treatments and surface clearings at manufacturing, installation and repair of the technical devices applied on dangerous industrial objects.
  10. Made again technical devices for metallurgy:
  • the equipment for black and nonferrous metallurgy;
  • electric furnaces and units of electro oven induction, installations and devices induction heating, electric furnaces arc and ore-thermal, electric furnaces and installations of the resistance, new kinds of heating (melting and heating);
  • the equipment for melting cast iron.
  1. Pumps liquid and vacuum, pump units, compressors both compressor units air and gas.
  2. The armature applied on dangerous industrial objects.
  3. Metal ware, support and protective a casing for the process equipment.
  4. The equipment and technical devices of systems of gas supply (gas distribution and gas consumption), the equipment for welding of polyethylene gas pipelines.
  5. The equipment applied on chemical, petrochemical, oil refining both other manufactures and objects, working with highly explosive, toxic, aggressive and other dangerous environments, including capacitor, columned, reactor, machine, cryogenic, vacuum, refrigerating, electrolysis, mass, heat exchangers, filtering ventilating, milling, drying, the mixing equipment, furnaces, tanks, systems and means anti-accident protection, the alarm system and control, devices and other equipment delivered both separately, and completely, and also in quality standard-size series, including pumps liquid and vacuum, pump units, compressors and compressor units, air and gas, and also the armature applied on specified dangerous industrial objects.
  6. Means of protection against gas of respiratory equipment (isolating respirators, the air devices isolating and filtering self-rescuers), devices of gas control, technical devices for liquidation of emergencies, individual defense means.
  7. Devices and the means of automation applied on dangerous industrial objects (devices of control and regulation of technological processes, software and hardware complexes for the automated systems, including nondestructive control, the car and devices for measurement of mechanical and physical sizes; devices of automatics of safety, pressure regulators, counters, gas analyzers).
  8. Tanks, containers and special containers for gases, explosive and toxic environments.
  9. The equipment for transportation of dangerous cargoes.
  10. The equipment and the devices applied by working out, manufacture and storage of explosive materials, and also their products containing. The equipment and the devices applied by manufacture of explosive works.
  11. The equipment of foreign manufacture applied on explosive industrial objects of storage and processing of vegetative raw materials, including technological, transport and auxiliaries, and also the instrumental  technics and control devices, measurements and regulations of technological processes, programmable-technical complexes and control systems of technological processes, systems and alarm system devices, anti-accident protection and their elements, (devices of explosion safety and preventing explosion, high-speed devices, means of localization of explosion) and other equipment delivered both separately, and completely.

 

Kinds (types) of technical devices, the RTN Permit is given out by territorial bodies of Federal Agency of ecological, technological and nuclear supervision (Rostechnadzor).

  1. Load-lifting cranes and lifts (towers) earlier maintained and arrived on territory of the Russian Federation.
  2. The equipment for oil and gas extraction, gas-processing manufactures and the main pipeline transport, made is individual or in small-scale operating organizations, their affiliated organizations or structural divisions in areas of operation of oil and gas deposits, auxiliaries and the tool to the oil-field and prospecting equipment. The oil and gas extraction and oil-field equipment which was in operation.
  3. The equipment and technical devices for objects of the main pipeline transport with design pressure of operation more low 5, 5 МPа.
  4. The equipment applied on petrochemical both oil refining manufactures and objects, working with highly explosive, the toxic, aggressive and other dangerous environments, made is individual or  small-scale by the maintaining organizations.
  5. The equipment applied on chemical, manufactures and objects, working with highly explosive, the toxic, aggressive and other dangerous environments, made is individual and (or) being completing units or details of the large-sized equipment, made (mounted) on an operation place.