02-658 C.M.R. ch. 13, 658-13 app I - MEMORANDUM OF UNDERSTANDING BETWEEN THE OIL & SOLID FUEL BOARD AND THE PROPANE AND NATURAL GAS BOARD FOR THE INSTALLATION OF HOT WATER OR STEAM HEATING SYSTEMS

Current through 2022-14, April 6, 2022

ALL TASKS TO BE PERFORMED UNDER THE SUPERVISION AND RESPONSIBILITY OF A LICENSED MASTER OIL BURNER TECHNICIAN

A Propane and Natural Gas Appliance Connection and Service Technician licensed by the Propane and Natural Gas Board with an Apprentice Oil Burner Technicians License

MAY:

1. Set oil-fired boiler.

2. Pipe radiation, vents, valves, etc.

3. Install mains and returns to boiler.

4. Connect make up water to boiler.

5. Install backflow preventer.

6. Install electric wiring to a breaker or fuse box, including emergency switch, service switch and thermo fireomatic switch (per Electricians' Examining Board Rules).

7. Connect a tankless or indirect fired water heater within the boiler room or, if not enclosed, with 15' horizontally to the nearest branch water supply.

8. Install safety devices that are not oil specific.

A Propane and Natural Gas Appliance Connection and Service Technician licensed by the Propane and Natural Gas Board

SHALL NOT:

1. Pipe or set oil tank or run oil line from tank to burner.

2. Install any safety controls that are oil specific.

3. Install any flue pipe or tie appliance into chimney.

4. Shall not fire or adjust the heating appliance.

ALL TASKS TO BE PERFORMED UNDER THE SUPERVISION AND RESPONSIBILITY OF A LICENSED PROPANE AND NATURAL GAS APPLIANCE CONNECTION AND SERVICE TECHNICIAN

A Master or Journeyman Oil Technician licensed by the Oil and Solid Fuel Board with a Propane and Natural Gas Helpers License

MAY:

1. Set propane or natural gas fired boilers.

2. Pipe radiation, vents, valves, etc.

3. Install mains and returns to boiler.

4. Connect make up water to boiler.

5. Install backflow preventer.

6. Install electric wiring to a breaker or fuse box, including service switch (per Electricians' Examining Board Rules).

7. Connect a tankless or indirect fired water heater within the boiler room or, if not enclosed, with 15' horizontally to the nearest branch water supply.

8. Install safety devices that are not propane and natural gas specific.

A Master or Journeyman Oil Technician licensed by the Oil and Solid Fuel Board

SHALL NOT:

1. Pipe or set propane tank or run propane or natural gas lines to burner.

2. Install any safety controls that are propane and natural gas specific.

3. Install any flue pipe or tie appliance into chimney.

4. Shall not fire or adjust the heating appliance.

Date: January 17, 2001

Date:January 25, 2001

Alan Landeen, Chairperson

James Carey, Chairperson

Propane and Natural Gas Board

Oil and Solid Fuel Board

Notes

02-658 C.M.R. ch. 13, 658-13 app I

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