Book A Service

News Article

Dry Riser Testing & Servicing frequency

22 - 02 - 2022

Dry Riser Testing & Servicing frequency

Servicing Requirements for Dry Risers

 

Dry Riser Maintenance frequency:

  • Dry risers are required to have a 6 monthly visual check,
  • Every 12 months a water test should be carried out to 12 bar for 15 minutes.

This is a legal requirement dictated by BS9990:2015 which is the British Standard that details requirements for dry riser testing and maintenance in the UK.

The 6 monthly visual check which is primarily an anti theft or anti vandalism check. This should be carried out by a competent person with the records stored in a safe place, should they be required by the local authorities. The annual water test should be carried out to 12 bar for 15 minutes. A professional company with the correct equipment, processes and H&S records should be utilised.

Dry Riser testing frequency and dry riser maintenance requirements: Dry Risers Direct know the answer and are here to help.

Phone: 0800 689 4034  Email: enquiries@dryrisersdirect.co.uk

 

News Articles

14 - 05 - 2021

Installation Regulations for Dry Risers

Regulations for the installation of dry risers in the UK Dry riser design and installation is governed by British Standard BS9990 2015. It is a...

More

13 - 05 - 2021

Installation & Testing of Dry Risers Nationwide

Nationwide Dry Riser Experts Established as a market leader nationwide, Dry Risers Direct offer installation, maintenance and testing of wet and dry risers and fire...

More
Dry Risers Direct Limited,

Units 2 & 3 Millbank House,
Riverside Business Park,
Wilmslow,
Cheshire,
England,
SK9 1BJ


Enquire Here

Book Your Service

This website uses Cookies to improve your browsing experience. View Cookies Policy

I'm fine with this