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Safety Red - stop, danger, fire fighting equipent
Name: Safety Red
Use: Stop / Danger / Fire Fighting Equipment
  BS5252 Code: 04 E 55
Resene Colour: Milano Red

Safety colours - black - other liquids
Name: Black
Use: Other Liquids
  BS5252 Code: 00 E 53
Resene Colour: Black

Safety Yellow - caution or warning of danger
Name: Safety Yellow
Use: Caution or Warning of Danger
BS5252 Code: 08 E 51
Resene Colour: Buttercup

Safety Green - ID or location of safety equip etc.
Name: Safety Green
Use: ID or location of Safety Equipment, Emengancy Escape Routes, Medical & First Aid Equipment
BS5252 Code: 14 E 53
Resene Colour: Salem

Safety Blue - information
Name: Safety Blue
Use: Information (e.g. location of phone) and Mandatory Action (e.g. Wear Safety Glasses sign)
BS5252 Code: 18 E 53
Resene Colour: Bahama Blue

Safety colours - forest green: water in liquid state
Name: Forest Green
Use: Water in Liquid State
BS5252 Code: 12 C 39
Resene Colour: Turtle Green

Safety colours - silver grey or aluminium: steam
Name: Silver Grey or Aluminium
Use: Steam
BS5252 Code: 00 A 01
Resene Colour: Quill Grey

Safety colours - brown: mineral, vegetable & animal oil, combustible liquids
Name: Brown
Use: Mineral, Vegetable & Animal Oil, Combustible Liquids
BS5252 Code: 06 D 45
Resene Colour: Peru Tan

Safety colours - light buff: gases in either gaseous or liquified condition (except air)
Name: Light Buff
Use: Gases in either Gaseous or Liquified Condition (Except Air)
BS5252 Code: 08 C 35
Resene Colour: Twine

Safety colours - violet: acids and alkalis
Name: Violet
Use: Acids & Alkalis
BS5252 Code: 24 C 37
Resene Colour: Trendy Pink

Safety colours - light blue: air
Name: Light Blue
Use: Air
BS5252 Code: 18 E 51
Resene Colour: Boston Blue

Safety colours - orange: electrical conduit and ducting
Name: Orange
Use: Electrical Conduit & Ducting
BS5252 Code: 06 E 55
Resene Colour: Trinidad

Pipe Contents Identification Colours   BS5252 F

Pipe identification colours -  Instrument Air
Use: Instrument Air
BS5252 Code, Main/Base: 18 E 51
BS5252 Code, Stripe: n/a
Resene Colour: Boston Blue

Pipe identification colours - Utility Air
Use: Utility Air
BS5252 Code, Main/Base: 18 E 51
BS5252 Code, Stripe: 00 E 53
Resene Colour: Boston Blue / Black

Pipe identification colours - Corrosion Inhibitor
Use: Corrosion Inhibitor
BS5252 Code, Main/Base: 00 E 53
BS5252 Code, Stripe: 08 E 51
Resene Colour: Black / Lightning Yellow

Pipe identification colours - Methanol
Use: Methanol
BS5252 Code, Main/Base: 00 E 53
BS5252 Code, Stripe: 04 E 53
Resene Colour: Black / Guardsman Red

Pipe identification colours - Glycol
Use: Glycol
BS5252 Code, Main/Base: 00 E 53
BS5252 Code, Stripe: 24 C 37
Resene Colour: Black / Trendy Pink

Safety colours - Baryties
Use: Baryties
BS5252 Code, Main/Base: 00 E 53
BS5252 Code, Stripe: 10 B 17
Resene Colour: Black / Thistle

Pipe identfication colours - cement power
Use: Cement Powder
BS5252 Code, Main/Base: 00 E 53
BS5252 Code, Stripe: 04 C 33
Resene Colour: Black / Shilo
 

Steam

Pipe contents indentifation colours: steam
Use: Steam
BS5252 Code, Main/Base: 10 A 07
BS5252 Code, Stripe: n/a
Resene Colour: Friar Grey
 

Gas products

Pipe contents indentifation colours: Propane/ Refigerant / LPG
Use: Propane/ Refigerant / LPG
BS5252 Code, Main/Base: 08 C 35
BS5252 Code, Stripe: n/a
Resene Colour: Twine

Pipe contents indentifation colours: Process Gas
Use: Process Gas
BS5252 Code, Main/Base: 08 C 35
BS5252 Code, Stripe: 14 E 53
Resene Colour: Twine / Salem

Pipe contents indentifation colours: Flare Gas
Use: Flare Gas
BS5252 Code, Main/Base: 08 C 35
BS5252 Code, Stripe: 04 E 53
Resene Colour: Twine / Guardsman Red

Pipe contents indentifation colours: Fuel Gas / Blanket Gas
Use: Fuel Gas / Blanket Gas
BS5252 Code, Main/Base: 08 C 35
BS5252 Code, Stripe: 18 E 53
Resene Colour: Twine / Bahama Blue

Oil products

Pipe contents indentifation colours: Condensate Crude Oil
Use: Condensate Crude Oil
BS5252 Code, Main/Base: 06 D 45
BS5252 Code, Stripe: n/a
Resene Colour: Peru Tan

Pipe contents indentifation colours: Wellstream Fluids
Use: Wellstream Fluids
BS5252 Code, Main/Base: 06 D 45
BS5252 Code, Stripe: 08 C 35
Resene Colour: Peru Tan / Twine

Pipe contents indentifation colours: Diesel
Use: Diesel
BS5252 Code, Main/Base: 06 D 45
BS5252 Code, Stripe: 04 E 53
Resene Colour: Peru Tan / Guardsman Red

Pipe contents indentifation colours: Natural Gasoline
Use: Natural Gasoline
BS5252 Code, Main/Base: 06 D 45
BS5252 Code, Stripe: 08 E 51
Resene Colour: Peru Tan / Buttercup

Pipe contents indentifation colours: Oil Water Mix
Use: Oil Water Mix
BS5252 Code, Main/Base: 06 D 45
BS5252 Code, Stripe: 14 E 53
Resene Colour: Peru Tan / Salem

Pipe contents indentifation colours: Heating Fluid
Use: Heating Fluid
BS5252 Code, Main/Base: 06 D 45
BS5252 Code, Stripe: 00 E 55
Resene Colour: Peru Tan / White

Pipe contents indentifation colours: Hydraulic Fluid
Use: Hydraulic Fluid
BS5252 Code, Main/Base: 06 D 45
BS5252 Code, Stripe: 18 E 53
Resene Colour: Peru Tan / Bahama Blue
 

Water products

Pipe contents indentifation colours: Potable Water HOT
Use: Potable Water HOT
BS5252 Code, Main/Base: 12 C 39
BS5252 Code, Stripe: n/a
Resene Colour: Turtle Green

Pipe contents indentifation colours: Potable Water
Use: Potable Water
BS5252 Code, Main/Base: 12 C 39
BS5252 Code, Stripe: 18 E 53
Resene Colour: Turtle Green / Bahama Blue

Pipe contents indentifation colours: Drill Water
Use: Drill Water
BS5252 Code, Main/Base: 12 C 39
BS5252 Code, Stripe: 08 E 51
Resene Colour: Turtle Green / Buttercup

Pipe contents indentifation colours: Produced Water
Use: Produced Water
BS5252 Code, Main/Base: 12 C 39
BS5252 Code, Stripe: 10 A 07
Resene Colour: Turtle Green / Friar Grey

Pipe contents indentifation colours: Salt Water / Service Water
Use: Salt Water / Service Water
BS5252 Code, Main/Base: 12 C 39
BS5252 Code, Stripe: 00 E 53
Resene Colour: Turtle Green / Black

Storm Water / Deck drains
Use: Storm Water / Deck drains
BS5252 Code, Main/Base: 12 C 39
BS5252 Code, Stripe: 06 D 45
Resene Colour: Turtle Green / Peru Tan

Pipe contents indentifation colours: Kill Fluids
Use: Kill Fluids
BS5252 Code, Main/Base: 12 C 39
BS5252 Code, Stripe: 04 E 53
Resene Colour: Turtle Green / Guardsmen Red
 

Fire systems

Pipe contents indentifation colours: All Equipment
Use: All Equipment
BS5252 Code, Main/Base: 04 E 53
BS5252 Code, Stripe: n/a
Resene Colour: Guardsman Red

Pipe contents indentifation colours: Halon
Use: Halon
BS5252 Code, Main/Base: 04 E 53
BS5252 Code, Stripe: 08 E 51
Resene Colour: Guardsman Red / Buttercup

Pipe contents indentifation colours: Dry Chemical
Use: Dry Chemical
BS5252 Code, Main/Base: 04 E 53
BS5252 Code, Stripe: 18 E 53
Resene Colour: Guardsman Red / Bahama Blue
 

These colours are a representation only. Please refer to the actual paint or product sample. Resene colour charts, testpots and samples are available for ordering online.


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