Information Bulletins & Alerts

There are two directories below:

  1. Information Bulletins issued by the Administrator and Chief Inspector.
    There are five (5) different types of bulletins: Alert, Interpretation, Notification, Variance and Withdrawn. Click here to understand the different types of Information Bulletins and their examples. The directory is sorted by date but you can also sort by Type, by Ref. No. or by Related Regulations.
  2. External Bulletins.
    Safety bulletins issued by other organizations.

Related Regulations

  • PESR – Pressure Equipment Safety Regulation
  • PEEO – Pressure Equipment Exemption Order
  • PWR – Pressure Welders Regulation
  • PER – Power Engineers Regulation

Information Bulletins issued by the Administrator and Chief Inspector

Type Date Reference No. Description Related Regulations
Withdrawn 1998-03-17 IB98-001 NO LONGER VALID - Proposed Code Cases 2274 and 2278
Withdrawn 1998-04-01 IB98-002 NO LONGER VALID - Application of Proposed ASME Code Cases 2274 & 2278 for use in Alberta
Withdrawn 1998-04-17 IB98-003 Withdrawn – no longer relevant Mixed Steel: 4" A234 WPB Buttweld Fittings
Withdrawn 1998-05-04 IB98-004 Withdrawn – old information Exemption of Impact Testing of Welds for WPQ
Withdrawn 1998-06-18 IB98-005 NO LONGER VALID - Application of Proposed ASME Code Cases 2274, 2278 & 2290 for use in Alberta
Withdrawn 1998-07-09 IB98-005 Rev.1 NO LONGER VALID - Application of ASME Code Cases 2274, 2278 & 2290 for use in Alberta
Withdrawn 1999-08-03 IB99-001 Withdrawn – replaced by IB01-005 Design Factor of 3.5 and the ASME Code 1998 Edition with 1999 Addenda
Alert 1999-09-08 IB99-002 Alert to Owners/Operators of Refineries and Plants where Cokers are used
Alert 1999-09-13 IB99-003 Warning - Oil Battery Operation
Alert 2000-03-17 IB00-001 Alert to Plant Owners - Yale 6" Closures
Alert 2000-06-29 IB00-002 Alert to Pressure Equipment Owners - "Mole Sieve" Type Pressure Vessel
Withdrawn 2000-08-25 IB00-003 NO LONGER VALID - Variance to Section 38(3) of Design, Construction and Installation of Boilers and Pressure Vessels Regulations (AR227/75) with amendments up to and including AR159/97)
Withdrawn 2001-03-23 IB01-001 NO LONGER VALID - Variance to the Design, Construction and Installation of Boilers and Pressure Vessels Regulations regarding existing pressure vessels (field tanks) in Alberta
Withdrawn 2001-07-16 IB01-002 Withdrawn – old information Exemption of Pressurized Cargo Transport Vessels from the Provisions of the Alberta Safety Codes Act PEEO
Withdrawn 2001-07-25 IB01-003 Withdrawn – old information Certificate of Inspection Not Required for Pressurized Cargo Transport Vessels Under the Alberta Safety Codes Act PEEO
Withdrawn 2001-09-26 IB01-004 Withdrawn – old informationINTERPRETATION - Definition of pressure vessel with respect to gas-insulated switchgear and controlgear PEEO
Withdrawn 2001-11-15 IB01-005 Withdrawn – old information Design Factor of 3.5 and the ASME Code 2001 Edition for use in the Province of Alberta
Alert 2002-01-29 IB02-001 ALERT - Pipe Nipple Failures
Withdrawn 2002-02-12 IB02-002 SUPERSEDED by IB02-002 Rev.1 -DIRECTIVE - Certification of In-Service Pressure Equipment Inspectors
Withdrawn 2005-08-02 IB02-002 Rev.1 SUPERSEDED by IB13-009 - DIRECTIVE - Certification of In-Service Pressure Equipment Inspectors
Alert 2002-03-28 IB02-003 Consumer Alert - Ingersoll-Rand announces recall of portable air compressors
Alert 2002-03-27 IB02-004 ALERT - Air compressor with air receiver tank
Withdrawn 2002-05-24 IB02-005 Withdrawn – replaced by IB08-001 ALERT - Proposal for Mandatory ASME Requirements for Tubular Heat Exchangers
Notification 2002-05-28 IB02-006 ASME Code requirements regarding the use of SI units in pressure equipment design registration and shop construction
Withdrawn 2002-10-18 IB02-007 NO LONGER APPLICABLE - Variance - Equivalency to Section 6 of the Pressure Welders Regulation (AR169/2002) PWR
Variance 2003-05-27 IB03-001 Rev.1 VARIANCE - Equivalency to Sections 4(2) and 9(1) of the Pressure Welders Regulation (AR 169/2002) PWR
Withdrawn 2003-03-25 IB03-002 RESCINDED- covered by PESR -VARIANCE to Section 4(1) of the Design, Construction and Installation of Boilers and Pressure Vessels Regulations (AR 227/1975)
Withdrawn 2003-04-04 IB03-003 SUPERSEDED by IB06-001 - DIRECTIVE - Exemption from Annual Fees
Withdrawn 2003-04-25 IB03-004 RESCINDED - VA03-005 Variance to Section 20(1) of the Power Engineers Reg PER
Variance 2003-05-08 IB03-005 Variance to Section 5(1) of the Design, Construction and Installation of Boilers and Pressure Vessels Regulations (AR 227/1975)
Notification 2003-05-14 IB03-006 Rescinding Variance VA03-005 (IB03-004) PER
Withdrawn 2003-06-16 IB03-007 SUPERSEDED by IB03-007 Rev.1 - Directive - CSA B52 Clause 5.10 Emergency Discharge and Appendix B Guideline
Withdrawn 2008-03-07 IB03-007 Rev.1 Directive - CSA B52 Clause 6.10 Emergency Discharge and Annex B Guideline
Withdrawn 2003-06-16 IB03-008 REPLACED by IB03-008 Rev.1 -Interpretation to Sections 18(7(a) 2(2)(a) 18(1)(b)(i) Table 3 . . . . of the Power Engineers Regulation (AR 85/2003) PER
Withdrawn 2003-09-16 IB03-008 Rev.1 REPLACED by IB03-008 Rev.2 - Interpretation to Sections 19(7)(a) 2(2)(a) 18(1)(b)(i) Table 3 20(1)(a) . . . . of the Power Engineers Regulation (AR 85/2003) PER
Withdrawn 2006-07-05 IB03-008 Rev.2 Withdrawn - Replaced by IB17-008 and IB17-009 Interpretation to Sections 19(7)(a) 2(2)(a) 18(1)(b)(i) Table 3 20(1)(a) . . . . of the Power Engineers Regulation (AR 85/2003) PER
Withdrawn 2003-08-29 IB03-009 RESCINDED- covered by PESR - Variance to Sections 16-19 of the Design, Construction and Installation of Boilers and Pressure Vessels Regulations (AR227/1975) (to allow central registration of fittings)
Withdrawn 2003-09-09 IB03-010 Withdrawn – old information Variance - Use of ASME Section VIII, Division 1, Part UHX
Withdrawn 2004-02-02 IB04-001 SUPERSEDED by IB04-006 - Expiry of Code Case 2053
Alert 2004-02-11 IB04-002 Brass Ball Valve Failure in Power Boiler Service
Alert 2004-02-20 IB04-003 ALERT to Pressure Equipment Owners and Operators - Rig Boiler Fatality
Withdrawn 2004-04-14 IB04-004 With the issuance of IB16-016, IB04-004 is withdrawn - DIRECTIVE - Movement of Tanks Not Designed for Transportation or Delivery of Propane
Alert 2004-05-07 IB04-005 Safety Alert to Pressure Equipment Owners and Operators - Valve Failure
Withdrawn 2004-08-18 IB04-006 RESCINDED - Use of Materials in Inventory (supersedes IB04-001)
Withdrawn 2004-11-18 IB04-007 Withdrawn – old information Notification - Printing Errors for 2004 Edition of the ASME Code
Withdrawn 2005-01-05 IB05-001 RESCINDED - covered by CSA Z662.07 Annex I - Variance to Section 5(1) of the Design, Construction and installation of Boilers and Pressure Vessels Regulations (AR227/1975)
Alert 2005-02-03 IB05-002 Pressurized Truck-Mounted Vessels
Alert 2005-05-06 IB05-003 Accumulator (Cylinder) Failure
Withdrawn 2005-05-19 IB05-004 SUPERSEDED by IB05-004 Rev.1
Withdrawn 2005-09-06 IB05-004 Rev.1 WITHDRAWN Directive - Split Reinforcing Pads
Withdrawn 2005-09-06 IB05-005 WITHDRAWN A discussion of Area Replacement Method in Opening Reinforcement Design and Use of Directive IB05-004 Rev.1
Withdrawn 2005-11-04 IB05-006 RESCINDED - covered by PESR - Variance to Section 5(1) of the Design, Construction and installation of Boilers and Pressure Vessels Regulations (AR227/1975)
Withdrawn 2005-12-16 IB05-007 Withdrawn - Replaced by IB17-006Interpretation to Sections 4(3)(b) and 4(4) of the Power Engineers Regulation (AR 85/2003) PER
Withdrawn 2005-12-16 IB05-008 RESCINDED - covered by PESR - Variance to Section 2(2)(c) of the Design, Construction and installation of Boilers and Pressure Vessels Regulations (AR227/1975)
Withdrawn 2006-04-19 IB06-001 SUPERSEDED by IB13-015 - DIRECTIVE - Exemption from Annual Fees
Withdrawn 2006-07-14 IB06-002 SUPERSEDED by IB11-002 - DIRECTIVE to Grade C Pressure Welder Certification PWR
Alert 2006-11-17 IB06-003 Air/Gas Dryer Vessel Failures
Notification 2007-03-09 IB07-001 Plant Process Safety - (The Baker Panel Report)
Withdrawn 2007-03-23 IB07-002 RESCINDED (See IB13-006) Interpretation - Random Radiography for a Designated Lot of ASME B31.3 Piping
Withdrawn 2007-04-19 IB07-003 SUPERSEDED by IB07-003-R1
Withdrawn 2007-05-02 IB07-003 Rev.1 SUPERSEDED by IB07-005
Alert 2007-05-11 IB07-004 Jordair Coalescer Filter Canister on Model K401 Air Compressor
Withdrawn 2007-06-08 IB07-005 SUPERSEDED by IB07-005-R1
Interpretation 2007-07-04 IB07-005 Rev.1 NPS2 Class 3000 Threaded Couplings
Interpretation 2007-07-03 IB07-006 Allowance for and Report of Local Thin Areas (LTA's) in Pressure Vessel Shells PESR
Withdrawn 2007-07-03 IB07-007 SUPERSEDED by IB09-003 - Variance for Use of 2007 Edition ASME Section VIII Division 2 Code - (Taskforce Report) PESR
Notification 2007-08-28 IB07-008 Code Requirements for Propane Fuel Tanks
Interpretation 2007-10-26 IB07-009 Interpretation of Code Requirements in Para UG-84 Relative to the Determination of the Number of Vessel (Production) Impact Test Plates Required
Withdrawn 2007-12-12 IB07-010 Withdrawn – old information Manufacturers of ASME Section VIII, Div. 2 Vessels PESR
Interpretation 2008-01-09 IB08-001 Use of Part UHX of ASME Section VIII, Division 1 PESR
Withdrawn 2008-06-06 IB08-002 SUPERSEDED by IB15-005 - Variance to provide options for addressing Building Operator A, Building Operator B and Fireman's Certificates of Competency after they have expired PER
Withdrawn 2008-07-31 IB08-003 SUPERSEDED by IB14-008 - Directive - Use of an Electronic Log Book PER
Alert 2008-10-28 IB08-004 Worker Killed at Pressure Plant
Interpretation 2009-01-08 IB09-001 Directive - Interpretation of non-destructive examination requirements of welds using the Submerged Arc Welding (SAW) process for 2-1/4Cr-1Mo-V vessels
Alert 2009-01-08 IB09-002 Freezing Hazard
Withdrawn 2009-01-12 IB09-003 SUPERSEDED by IB11-011 Variance - Use of 2007 Edition ASME Section VIII Division 2 Code PESR
Alert 2009-01-20 IB09-004 Expiry of CC2575 PESR
Interpretation 2009-03-19 IB09-005 Design Registration and Certificate of Inspection Permits for Hot Water Storage Tanks and Heaters PESR
Notification 2009-07-30 IB09-006 Unfinished Projects - A Heads up on Documentation Requirements PESR
Alert 2009-08-07 IB09-007 H2S Removal at Well Site, Non-Pressure Vessels Must Not be Pressurized
Alert 2009-10-09 IB09-008 Pumpkin Guns
Interpretation 2009-12-18 IB09-009 Use of Finite Element Analysis (FEA) to Support a Pressure Equipment Design Submission PESR
Interpretation 2009-12-24 IB09-010 INTERPRETATION - Pipe Expanders PESR
Variance 2010-05-13 IB10-001 VARIANCE (VA10-008) - Acceptance of ASME Code Case 2638 for Alternative Piping Calibration Blocks for use in Alberta PESR
Alert 2010-06-14 IB10-002 Chemical Cleaning Unit Operated as a Boiler
Alert 2010-07-20 IB10-003 Fatal Accident Involving a Truck-Mounted Water Tank
Interpretation 2010-08-31 IB10-004 INTERPRETATION - Rubber Hose Assemblies Manufactured in accordance with Rubber Manufacturers Association RMA IP-2 PESR
Interpretation 2010-09-13 IB10-005 INTERPRETATION - National Board Registration of Cast Iron Sectional Boilers Constructed Outside of Canada PESR
Withdrawn 2010-10-21 IB10-006 SUPERSEDED by IB10-006 Rev.1
Withdrawn 2010-11-15 IB10-006 Rev.1 SUPERSEDED by IB10-006 Rev.2
Withdrawn 2011-02-23 IB10-006 Rev.2 SUPERSEDED by IB10-006 Rev.3 - DIRECTIVE - ABSA Requirements for Steam Pipelines PEEO
Interpretation 2015-04-23 IB10-006 Rev.3 ABSA Requirements for Steam Pipelines PESR PEEO
Withdrawn 2011-01-27 IB11-001 Withdrawn - replaced by IB17-007INTERPRETATION - To Sections 16(1)(b)(i),(ii) and 1(1)(b)(i),(ii) of the Power Engineers Regulation PER
Withdrawn 2013-09-04 IB11-002 Rev.1 Withdrawn – replaced by IB18-020 PWR
Withdrawn 2011-02-25 IB11-003 DIRECTIVE - Piping Submission Form AB-96 Updated PESR
Withdrawn 2018-03-26 IB11-004 Withdrawn – replaced by IB18-006 PESR
Alert 2011-05-26 IB11-005 R&M Energy Systems Announces Product Recall of Hercules Model 150H BOP (Cap Assembly Only)
Withdrawn 2018-01-30 IB11-006 Withdrawn – replaced by IB18-001 PESR
Withdrawn 2011-07-07 IB11-007 Withdrawn - replaced by IB17-005 ASME CSD-1 Code
Interpretation 2011-07-20 IB11-008 DIRECTIVE - Registration of pressure vessel (accumulator) which forms part of a mechanical system on any rubber-tired, self propelled mobil mining equipment PEEO
Variance 2011-07-22 IB11-009 (VA11-007) Provision of a method for owners of historical pressure equipment (traction engine boilers) PESR
Alert 2011-07-25 IB11-010 Fatal Accident Involving a High Temperature Hydrogen Attack
Withdrawn 2011-08-04 IB11-011 (VA11-008) SUPERSEDED by IB17-012 (VA17-004) - Use of 2007 Edition (or later) ASME Section VIII Division 2 Code PESR
Withdrawn 2011-08-05 IB11-012 Withdrawn – old information A Brief Overview of Amendments to Pressure Equipment Safety Regulation PESR
Withdrawn 2011-08-05 IB11-013 SUPERSEDED by IB16-019 PESR
Alert 2011-08-09 IB11-014 Alert - McDonnell & Miller Model 150S Control Manual Reset Arm Binding
Variance 2011-09-20 IB11-015 Withdrawn – replaced by IB17-023 PER
Withdrawn 2011-09-23 IB11-016 SUPERSEDED BY IB15-014 - Information Bulletins issued as Standata by Alberta Municipal Affairs Governing Gas and Pressure Equipment Safety
Withdrawn 2011-09-30 IB11-017 SUPERSEDED by IB14-004 - DIRECTIVE - Use of ASME Code Case 2695 in Alberta PESR
Alert 2011-11-04 IB11-018 Alert - Consolidated Liquid Service Pressure Relief Valves Models 19110M and 19110H - Overrated Relieving Capacity
Notification 2011-12-21 IB11-019 ASME Boiler and Pressure Vessel Code - Errata and Notices PESR
Interpretation 2011-12-21 IB11-020 Responsibility for NDE During Pressure Vessel Fabrication PESR
Withdrawn 2012-01-03 IB12-001 SUPERSEDED by IB13-001 - DIRECTIVE - Pressure Piping Construction Requirements PESR
Withdrawn 2012-02-27 IB12-002 SUPERSEDED by IB12-002 Rev.1 -Interpretation of Section 6(d) of Pressure Equipment Safety Regulation - Use of Appendices 1-9 and 1-10 of ASME Section VIII division 1 in Alberta PESR
Withdrawn 2012-07-10 IB12-002 Rev.1 SUPERSEDED by IB15-006 - Interpretation of Section 6(d) of Pressure Equipment Safety Regulation - Use of Appendices 1-9 and 1-10 of ASME Section VIII division 1 in Alberta PESR
Interpretation 2012-04-30 IB12-003 Power Engineering Work Experience and Education Outside of Canada - for credits towards requirements for certification under the Power Engineers Regulation (AR 85/2003) PER
Interpretation 2012-05-09 IB12-004 Owner's Inspector Interpretation of ASME B31.3-2010, Interpretation 2-30 Paragraph 340.4(a) PESR
Withdrawn 2012-06-14 IB12-005 RECINDED December 31, 2013 (covered by ASME Code Section VIII Div.1 2013 Edition)- DIRECTIVE - Use of SA-105 Material Specification for Small Tubesheet Application
Alert 2012-06-21 IB12-006 ALERT - Potential of Carbonated Beverage Systems to Create a Life-threatening Environment
Withdrawn 2012-06-26 IB12-007 SUPERSEDED by IB15-007 - Expiry of Examination Papers Passed and Operating Experience Gained for Certification PER
Withdrawn 2012-07-03 IB12-008 DIRECTIVE - Standard Pneumatic Test Procedure Requirements for Pressure Piping Systems PESR
Interpretation 2013-07-30 IB12-008 Rev.1 With the issuance of IB16-014, IB12-008 Rev.1 is withdrawn. - DIRECTIVE - Standard Pneumatic Test Procedure Requirements for Pressure Piping Systems PESR
Interpretation 2012-07-10 IB12-009 Owner's Designation of Chief Power Engineer under the Power Engineers Regulation (AR 85/2003) PER
Withdrawn 2012-07-31 IB12-010 Rescinded, see IB15-001 – covered by PESR – Variance (VA12-006) to Section 4(2) of the Pressure Equipment Safety Regulation PESR
Withdrawn 2012-08-14 IB12-011 SUPERSEDED by IB13-002 - Pressure Relief Devices Requirements under the Pressure Equipment Safety Regulation (AR 49/2006) PESR
Alert 2012-11-22 IB12-012 Alert - Consolidated Gas/Steam Service Pressure Relief Valves - Overrated Relieving Capacity
Withdrawn 2013-03-11 IB13-001 SUPERSEDED by IB17-016 PESR
Withdrawn 2013-03-11 IB13-002 SUPERSEDED by IB14-006 - Pressure Relief Devices Requirements under the Pressure Equipment Safety Regulation (AR 49/2006) PESR
Interpretation 2013-03-12 IB13-003 Overpressure Protection Requirements for Pressure Vessels and Pressure Piping under the PESR (AR 49/2006) PESR
Alert 2013-04-18 IB13-004 Alert - Fisher Safety Relief Valves Model H732 and H832
Interpretation 2013-05-14 IB13-005 ASME B31.3 Pressure Testing Components in Pressure Piping System PESR
Interpretation 2013-06-10 IB13-006 Interpretation - Random NDE for a Designated Lot of ASME B31.3 Piping PESR
Interpretation 2013-06-25 IB13-007 Power Engineering Students Working Outside of Alberta PER
Interpretation 2013-07-26 IB13-008 SUPERSEDED by IB13-016 PESR
Withdrawn 2018-02-28 IB13-009 Withdrawn – replaced by IB18-005. PESR
Alert 2013-07-31 IB13-010 Alert - Hansen Pressure Relief Valves
Alert 2013-09-16 IB13-011 Alert - Salt Bath Heater Incident
Alert 2013-10-15 IB13-012 Alert - Pressure Vessels by Wadsworth Industries
Withdrawn 2013-10-14 IB13-013 REPLACED by IB13-013 Rev.1 -Interpretation - Tack Welding on a Pressure Piping System PWR
Withdrawn 2013-11-11 IB13-013 Rev.1 Replaced by IB13-013 Rev.2 - Interpretation - Tack Welding on a Pressure Piping System PWR
Interpretation 2014-11-07 IB13-013 Rev.2 IB13-013 Rev.2 - Interpretation - Temporary Tack Welds PWR
Alert 2013-10-13 IB13-014 Alert - Worker Injured by Hot Water While Performing Hydrostatic Test
Notification 2013-12-31 IB13-015 Notification - Exemption from Annual Fees
Interpretation 2013-12-31 IB13-016 Use of Mandatory Appendix 44 of ASME 2013 Section VIII Div. 1 in Alberta PESR
Alert 2014-01-16 IB14-001 Alert - Home Heating Boiler Recalls
Withdrawn 2014-01-28 IB14-002 RECINDED - covered by PER - Interpretation - Table 2 Power Plant, Power Engineers Regulation PER
Alert 2014-02-14 IB14-003 Alert - Air Compressors Recalled by MAT Industries Due to Electric Shock Hazard
Interpretation 2014-04-24 IB14-004 Interpretation - Use of ASME Code Case 2695 in Alberta PESR
WIthdrawn 2014-05-21 IB14-005 SUPERSEDED by IB16-012 PER
Withdrawn 2014-06-27 IB14-006 SUPERSEDED by IB15-003 - Quality Management Systems for Pressure Relief Devices PESR
Alert 2014-07-09 IB14-007 Alert - Steam Traps Recalled by Spirax Sarco due to Retaining Ring Associated with CRN 0E07003.2
Interpretation 2014-09-09 IB14-008 Use of an Electronic Log Book PER
Interpretation 2014-10-21 IB14-009 Interpretation - Start of Construction Prior to Confirmation of Design Registration PESR
Withdrawn 2014-11-07 IB14-010 SUPERSEDED BY IB14-010 Rev.1 PWR
Withdrawn 2015-06-23 IB14-010 Rev.1 Withdrawn – replaced by IB17-021 PWR
Alert 2014-11-28 IB14-011 Alert - Falsified Welder Credentials
Withdrawn 2014-12-01 IB14-012 RESCINDED and REPLACED by IB14-012 Rev.1 - Integrity Assessment and Pressure Relief Valve Servicing Requirements for In-Service Pressure Equipment PESR
Interpretation 2016-10-20 IB14-012 Rev.1 Integrity Assessment and Pressure Relief Valve Servicing Requirements for In-Service Pressure Equipment PESR
Alert 2014-12-08 IB14-013 Alert - Loss of Overpressure Protection for Fuel Gas Scrubbers PESR
Interpretation 2014-12-09 IB14-014 Interpretation - Acceptance of Initial Service Leak Test for Pressure Piping PESR
Alert 2014-12-19 IB14-015 Alert - Performance Qualification Cards Stolen
Notification 2015-01-21 IB15-001 Variance VA12-006(IB12-010) Rescinded
Interpretation 2015-01-21 IB15-002 Interpretation - Exemption for methanol injection tanks in section 2(1)(f)(iv) of the PEEO PEEO
Withdrawn 2015-03-20 IB15-003 SUPERSEDED by IB17-001 PESR
Interpretation 2015-04-14 IB15-004 Emergency Discharge of Refrigerants - CSA B52 Annex B PESR
Variance 2015-04-23 IB15-005 (VA15-006) Variance to provide options for renewing expired certificates PER
Interpretation 2015-05-26 IB15-006 Interpretation of Section 6(d) of Pressure Equipment Safety Regulation - Use of Appendices 1-9 and 1-10 of ASME Section VIII division 1 in Alberta PESR
Interpretation 2015-06-15 IB15-007 Expiry of Examination Papers Passed and Operating Experience Gained for Certification PER
Withdrawn 2015-06-25 IB15-008 SUPERSEDED by IB15-008 Rev.1 PESR
Withdrawn 2015-09-29 IB15-008 Rev.1 SUPERSEDED by IB15-008-R2 PESR
Interpretation 2016-03-31 IB15-008 Rev.2 Use of ASME B31.1-2014 and B31.3-2014 in Alberta - PWHT Requirements PESR
Interpretation 2015-06-25 IB15-009 Quality Management Systems for Owner-User Pressure Equipment Integrity Management PESR
Variance 2015-09-04 IB15-010 IB15-010 Variance (VA15-010) to Pressure Tack Welder Examination Eligibility PWR
Variance 2015-09-08 IB15-011 IB15-011 (VA15-011) Withdrawn PER
Notification 2015-09-30 IB15-012 Servicing of Pressure Relief Valves on Propane Storage Tanks PESR
Withdrawn 2015-11-10 IB15-013 SUPERSEDED by IB16-011 Rev.1 PEEO
Withdrawn 2015-11-10 IB15-014 SUPERSEDED by IB16-011
Notification 2016-01-08 IB16-001 Overview of Amendments to Pressure Equipment Safety Regulation (AR 49/2006) PESR
Alert 2016-01-12 IB16-002 Fatality Caused by Trying to Make Steam in a Portable Propane Bottle
Withdrawn 2016-02-05 IB16-003 SUPERSEDED by IB16-003 Rev.1 PESR
Withdrawn 2017-02-22 IB16-003 Rev. 1 Withdrawn – replaced by IB18-003 PESR
Withdrawn 2016-02-12 IB16-004 SUPERSEDED by IB17-015 PESR
Withdrawn 2016-04-01 IB16-005 SUPERSEDED by IB17-004 PESR
Interpretation 2016-04-20 IB16-006 Coils in Pressure Vessels PESR
Interpretation 2016-04-20 IB16-007 Heating/Cooling Coils in Non-Code Storage Tanks PESR
Withdrawn 2016-04-29 IB16-008 SUPERSEDED BY IB17-018 PER
Interpretation 2016-04-29 IB16-009 Reference Syllabus for Welding Examiner and Welding Examiner in Training PWR
Variance 2016-06-03 IB16-010 Variance IB16-010 (VA16-002) Withdawn PER
Withdrawn 2016-07-07 IB16-011 SUPERSEDED by IB16-011 Rev.1 PESR
Notification 2016-07-13 IB16-011 Rev.1 Information Bulletins issued as Standata by Alberta Municipal Affairs Governing Gas and Pressure Equipment Safety PESR
Interpretation 2016-07-14 IB16-012 Withdrawn – replaced by IB18-022 PER
Alert 2016-08-17 IB16-013 Preventing High Temperature Hydrogen Attack (HTHA)
Withdrawn 2016-10-24 IB16-014 Requirements for Pneumatic Test Procedures PESR
Withdrawn 2016-10-20 IB16-015 SUPERSEDED by IB16-015 Rev.1 PER
Interpretation 2016-11-09 IB16-015 Rev.1 Operating Experience for Fired Process Heater Operator’s Certificate of Competency Candidates PER
Interpretation 2016-10-25 IB16-016 Movement of Tanks Not Designed for Transportation or Delivery of Propane
Withdrawn 2016-11-08 IB16-017 SUPERSEDED BY IB17-014 PER
Notification (Information) 2016-11-25 IB16-018 Concerns about Carbon Steels with Low Toughness Properties
Interpretation 2016-12-13 IB16-019 Use of ISO 16528 in Alberta PESR
Interpretation 2016-12-15 IB16-020 Power Engineers Regulation Equivalent Certificates PER
Interpretation 2017-01-01 IB17-001 Quality Management Systems for Pressure Relief Devices PESR
Interpretation 2017-03-17 IB17-002 Rev. 1 Quality Management Systems for Integrity Assessment Organizations PESR
Interpretation 2017-03-08 IB17-003 Practical Examination for Renewal of Special Steam-powered Traction Engine Operators Certificate of Competency PER
Withdrawn 2017-04-20 IB17-004 Withdrawn – replaced by IB18-008 PESR
Interpretation 2017-05-30 IB17-005 ASME CSD-1 PESR
Interpretation 2017-05-30 IB17-006 Heating Plant Supervision PER
Interpretation 2017-05-30 IB17-007 Combined Experience for Power Engineer Certification PER
Interpretation 2017-05-30 IB17-008 Power Plant Not Exceeding 0.085 m3 Volume PER
Interpretation 2017-05-30 IB17-009 Power Engineer Qualifying Experience PER
Alert 2017-06-28 IB17-010 Notice of Deregistration
Interpretation 2017-07-07 IB17-011 Use of 2017 Edition of ASME BPV Code, Section I PESR
Variance 2017-07-07 IB17-012 (VA17-004) Use of 2017 Edition of ASME BPV Code, Section VIII, Division 2 PESR
Interpretation 2017-07-10 IB17-013 Power Engineer Foreign Operating Experience PER
Withdrawn 2017-07-24 IB17-014 Withdrawn – replaced by IB18-011 PER
Interpretation 2017-08-24 IB17-015 Risk-Based Inspection Requirements for OU PEIM Systems PESR
Interpretation 2017-08-24 IB17-016 Quality Management Systems for Pressure Piping Construction PESR
Withdrawn 2017-08-30 IB17-017 Withdrawn – replaced by IB18-015 PESR
Withdrawn 2017-09-18 IB17-018 Withdrawn – replaced by IB18-007 PER
Alert 2017-09-19 IB17-019 Lessons Learned CSB Report 2016 Refinery Fire
Interpretation 2017-09-28 IB17-020 Boiler Rating PER
Interpretation 2017-11-17 IB17-021 Permanent Tack Welds PWR
Notification (Information) 2017-11-17 IB17-022 Withdrawn - replaced by IB18-019 PESR
Interpretation 2017-12-18 IB17-023 Display of Certificates of Competency PER
Withdrawn 2018-01-30 IB18-001 Withdrawn – replaced by IB18-014 PESR
Interpretation 2018-02-23 IB18-002 ASME Code Case 2891 for Division 2 Class 1 Pressure Vessels PESR
Interpretation 2018-02-21 IB18-003 IB18-003 is withdrawn and replaced by IB19-005 PESR
Interpretation 2018-02-23 IB18-004 PESR Section 35, Reporting Unsafe Conditions, Accidents and Fires PESR
Interpretation 2018-02-28 IB18-005 In-Service Pressure Equipment Inspector Certificate of Competency PESR
Interpretation 2018-03-26 IB18-006 Design Registration of Components used in Mechanical Refrigeration Systems PER
Notification (Information) 2018-04-26 IB18-007 Withdrawn – replaced by IB18-021 PER
Interpretation 2018-05-15 IB18-008 Withdrawn – replaced by IB19-001 PESR
Notification (Information) 2018-05-23 IB18-009 Use of Welding Method 6 PESR
Interpretation 2018-05-23 IB18-010 Replaced by IB18-010-R PESR
Interpretation 2018-07-24 IB18-010-R1 Bolted Replacement Parts PESR
Interpretation 2018-06-13 IB18-011 Power Engineering Courses Satisfactory to the Administrator PER
Interpretation 2018-06-27 IB18-012 Interpretation – Registration of Pressure Equipment Alteration Design Based on Fitness for Service Assessment PESR
Notification (Information) 2018-07-05 IB18-013 Rescind and Reissue of Pressure Tack Welder Certificate of Competency Cards PWR
Withdrawn 2018-06-28 IB18-014 Withdrawn – replaced by IB19-007 PESR
Interpretation 2018-07-25 IB18-015 Historical Boilers Requirements PESR
Alert 2018-07-26 IB18-016 Technical Safety BC releases Fernie Investigation Report
Interpretation 2018-08-10 IB18-017 Design Registration and Inspection of CNG and Hydrogen Refuelling Station Piping PESR
Alert 2018-08-29 IB18-018 IB18-018 Propane-Tank-Fire PESR
Notification (Information) 2018-08-31 IB18-019 IB18-019 Authority Having Jurisdiction for CSA B52 PESR
Interpretation 2018-11-20 IB18-020 Grade C Pressure Welder Certification PWR
Notification (Information) 2018-12-21 IB18-021 Reference Syllabi for Power Engineer Examination PER
Interpretation 2018-12-21 IB18-022 Requirements for Reduced Supervision in accordance with the PER PER
Interpretation 2019-07-31 IB19-008 Requirements for Pneumatic Test Procedures PESR
Interpretation 2019-07-12 IB19-007 Pressure Equipment Repair and Alteration Requirements PESR
Interpretation 2019-07-02 IB19-006 Historical Boilers Requirements PESR
Interpretation 2019-07-02 IB19-005 Interpretation - Requirements for EPEs PESR
Information 2019-07-02 IB19-004 Industry Report Proposing Continued Use of Affected Grade 91 Equipment PESR
Interpretation 2019-07-02 IB19-003 Requirements for the Integrity Management of Grade 91 Steel Used Above Currently-Permitted Allowable Stresses PESR
Interpretation 2019-07-02 IB19-002 Pressure Piping Alternative Test Methods PESR
Interpretation 2019-04-16 IB19-001 Quality Plan for Design Submissions PESR

External Bulletins

Date Form. No. Description
2016-08-17 CSB Safety Alert: Preventing High Temperature Hydrogen Attack (HTHA)
2016-06 G-04-11-ABSA [Rev 1] Gas Safety Information Bulletin, Standata G-04-11-ABSA [Rev 1], Propane Storage Tanks Designed for 200 psig
2016-06 G-02-11-ABSA [Rev 1] Gas Safety Information Bulletin, Standata G-02-11-ABSA [Rev 1], Liquefied Petroleum Gas Storage Vessel Installation
2016-06 G-03-11-ABSA [Rev 2] Gas Safety Information Bulletin, Standata G-03-11-ABSA [Rev 2], Fuel Gas Pressure Piping in Plants
2014-05-06 Spirax Sarco Product Recall Bulletin
2013-12-12 CSA B52 Safety Bulletin Dec 2013 - Maximum Refrigerant Quantities per Occupied Space
2010-07-20 Pressure Vessel Explosion Report by Reedy Engineering
2009-04-01 ASME Code Case 2199 - SPECIAL NOTICE
2006-10-27 PRODUCT ADVISORY provided by Tyco Valves Controls
2006-01-01 CSA Safety Bulletin-Use of Air Receivers & Propane Cylinders
2003-08-29 CSA B52 Information Bulletin - Use of Hydrocarbon Refrigerants
2003-08-29 Alert - Misuse of Propane Cylinders (Summary)
2003-08-29 Information Bulletin - Misuse of Propane Cylinders issued by Alberta Transportation
1999-11-01 Honeywell recalls Fluid Power Actuators

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