33 CFR 154.828 - Vapor recovery and vapor destruction units.

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§ 154.828 Vapor recovery and vapor destruction units.
(a) The inlet to a vapor recovery unit which receives cargo vapor that has not been inerted, enriched, or diluted in accordance with § 154.824 of this subpart must be fitted with one of the following:
(1) A detonation arrester;
(2) A flame arrester; or
(3) An explosion suppression system acceptable to the Commandant (CG-522).
(b) The inlet to a vapor destruction unit must:
(1) Have a liquid seal; and
(2) Have two quick-closing stop valves installed in the vapor line.
(c) A vapor destruction unit must:
(1) Not be within 30 meters (98.8 ft.) of any tank vessel berth or mooring at the facility;
(2) Have a flame arrester or detonation arrester fitted in the vapor line; and
(3) Alarm and shut down when a flame is detected on the flame arrester or detonation arrester.
(d) When a vapor destruction unit shuts down or has a flame-out condition the vapor destruction unit control system must:
(1) Close the quick-closing stop valves required by paragraph (b)(2) of this section; and
(2) Close the remotely operated cargo vapor shutoff valve required by § 154.810(a) of this subpart.
[CGD 88-102, 55 FR 25429, June 21, 1990, as amended by CGD 96-026, 61 FR 33666, June 28, 1996; USCG-2010-0351, 75 FR 36284, June 25, 2010]

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  • 2013-07-16; vol. 78 # 136 - Tuesday, July 16, 2013
    1. 78 FR 42596 - Marine Vapor Control Systems
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      DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY, Coast Guard
      Final rule.
      This final rule is effective August 15, 2013, except as additional collection of information requirements that appear in several regulations added or revised by this rule and which have not yet been approved by the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) may not be enforced by the Coast Guard pending OMB approval which, if granted, will be noted by the Coast Guard in a subsequent Federal Register document. The incorporation by reference of certain publications listed in the rule is approved by the Director of the Federal Register as of August 15, 2013.
      33 CFR Parts 154, 155, and 156

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United States Code
U.S. Code: Title 14 - COAST GUARD
U.S. Code: Title 33 - NAVIGATION AND NAVIGABLE WATERS
U.S. Code: Title 49 - TRANSPORTATION
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Executive Order ... 12777

Title 33 published on 2013-07-01

The following are ALL rules, proposed rules, and notices (chronologically) published in the Federal Register relating to 33 CFR 154 after this date.

  • 2013-07-16; vol. 78 # 136 - Tuesday, July 16, 2013
    1. 78 FR 42596 - Marine Vapor Control Systems
      GPO FDSys XML | Text
      DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY, Coast Guard
      Final rule.
      This final rule is effective August 15, 2013, except as additional collection of information requirements that appear in several regulations added or revised by this rule and which have not yet been approved by the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) may not be enforced by the Coast Guard pending OMB approval which, if granted, will be noted by the Coast Guard in a subsequent Federal Register document. The incorporation by reference of certain publications listed in the rule is approved by the Director of the Federal Register as of August 15, 2013.
      33 CFR Parts 154, 155, and 156