ISO 23269-3:2011

Ships and marine technology — Breathing apparatus for ships — Part 3: Self-contained breathing apparatus (safety equipment) required by the IMO IBC and IGC Codes


ISO 23269-3:2011 provides performance specifications of the self-contained air-breathing apparatus (SCBA) (not using stored oxygen) required by the IMO IBC Code (for bulk chemicals) and the IMO IGC Code (for gas carriers) developed by the International Maritime Organization.

The breathing apparatus manufactured in accordance with ISO 23269-3:2011 constitutes an element of the set of safety equipment which permits personnel to enter a gas-filled compartment and perform work there. The breathing apparatus is not intended for use in fighting fires or suitable for entry into flames.




Status Current
Edition 2011
No. of Pages 4
ICS Classification 47.020.99 Other standards related to shipbuilding and marine structures
13.340.30 Respiratory protective devices
Committee ISO/TC 8/SC 1
Available for Purchase For sale in Singapore only
Adoption ISO