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steam service rules handbook

Your steam equipment must adhere to a set of specific requirements to ensure its safe and reliable operation. These requirements are spelled out in our document "Steam Service Rules," provided here in online form. Click on any topic in the content list for detailed information.

Table of Contents

Section I - General



Section II - Characteristics of Service

Section III - Company's Service Lines, Meters, and Service Equipment


Service Lines


Service Equipment

Company Property

Section IV - Customer's Piping and Equipment



 Customer Property

Section V - Service Line

 Pressure Drop

Section VI - Adequacy and Safety of Installation

 Pressure Reducing Valve Station

  Liability - Customer's Equipment


Section VII - Location and Installation of Meters and Service Equipment

Section VIII - Changes in Customer's Requirements

 Load Increase or Decrease

  Change in Location of Existing Service Facilities

 Removal of Company's Equipment during Building Alterations


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