Marine & Offshore Safety Products

Marine Pipeline Marking Tape

Marine Pipeline Marking Tape Size: 50mm x 33m

Colour Tape Ref Order Code
Black (BK) MTBK50
Blue (BU) MTBU50
Brown (BN) MTBN50
Green (GN) MTGN50
Grey (GY) MTGY50
Maroon (MN) MTMN50
Orange (OG) MTOG50
Silver (SR) MTSR50
Red (RD) MTRD50
Violet (VT) MTVT50
White (WH) MTWH50
Yellow (YEO) MTYEO50
Flow Arrows (FA) MTFA50

INTERNATIONAL STANDARD

ISO 14726 Ships and marine technology – Identification colours for the content of piping systems.
This system does not apply to piping systems for medical gases, industrial gases and cargo.

INSTALLATION

Tapes should be fitted either side of valves, at bulkhead penetrations, ‘T’s and crosses etc. and at regular intervals along the pipe. Prior to application pipes and lagging must be dust and oil free. The tape should be overlapped by at least 20mm on the blind side of the pipe.

Waste mediaColourTape Ref
Black water
   
BK-BU-BK
Waste oil / used oil
   
BK-BN-BK
Bilge water
   
BK-GN-BK
Exhaust gas
   
BK-GY-BK
Grey water
   
BK-WH-BK
Sewage-contaminated
   
BK-YEO-BK
Oils other than fuelsColourTape Ref
Thermal fluid
   
OG-BU-OG
Lubrication oil for
gas turbines
   
OG-GN-OG
Hydraulic fluid
   
OG-GY-OG
Lubrication oil for steam turbines
   
OG-SR-OG
Lubrication oil for gears
   
OG-VT-OG
Lubrication oil for internal combustion engines
   
OG-YEO-OG
Fresh waterColourTape Ref
Fresh water, sanitary
   
BU-BN-BU
Potable water
   
BU-GN-BU
Distillate
   
BU-GY-BU
Gas-turbine wash water
   
BU-OG-BU
Feed Water
   
BU-SR-BU
Cooling fresh water
   
BU-VT-BU
Chilled water
   
BU-WH-BU
Condensate
   
BU-YEO-BU

 

SteamColourTape Ref
Steam for heating purposes
   
SR-BK-SR
Exhaust steam
   
SR-WH-SR
Supply steam
   
SR-YEO-SR
 
 
 
 
Flammable gasesColourTape Ref
Hydrogen
   
YEO-BU-YEO
Acetylene
   
YEO-GY-YEO
Liquid gas
   
YEO-VT-YEO
FuelColourTape Ref
Heavy fuel (HFO)
   
BN-BK-BN
Aviation fuel
   
BN-BU-BN
Biological fuel
   
BN-VT-BN
Gas-turbine fuel
   
BN-WH-BN
Diesel fuel (MDO)
   
BN-YEO-BN

 

Fire fighting/fire protection ColourTape Ref
Fire-fighting water
   
RD-GN-RD
Fire-fighting gas
   
RD-GY-RD
Sprinkler water
   
RD-OG-RD
Spray water
   
RD-VT-RD
Fire-fighting powder
   
RD-WH-RD
Fire-fighting foam
   
RD-YEO-RD
Non-flammable gasesColourTape Ref
Oxygen
   
GY-BU-GY
Inert gas
   
GY-BN-GY
Nitrogen
   
GY-GN-GY
Refrigerant
   
GY-MN-GY
Compressed air LP
(Low Pressure)
   
GY-OG-GY
Compressed air HP
(High Pressure)
   
GY-RD-GY
Control air / Regulating air
   
GY-VT-GY
Breathing air *
   
GY-WH-GY
Breathing gas *
   
GY-YEO-GY


* This marking is used in sub-marines for distribution systems of breathing air from cylinders.

 

Air in ventilation systemsColourTape Ref
Discharge air
   
WH-BK-WH
Mechanical supply air, cold
   
WH-BU-WH
Natural exhaust air
   
WH-BN-WH
Atmospheric air
   
WH-GN-WH
Mechanical exhaust air
   
WH-GY-WH
Decontaminated supply air
   
WH-MN-WH
Mechanical recirculated air
   
WH-OG-WH
Mechanical supply air, warm
   
WH-SR-WH
Smoke clearance
   
WH-RD-WH
Conditioned supply air
   
WH-VT-WH
Natural supply air
   
WH-YEO-WH

 

Sea waterColourTape Ref
Decontamination water
   
GN-BU-GN
Sea water, sanitary
   
GN-BN-GN
Ballast water
   
GN-VT-GN
Cooling sea water
   
GN-YEO-GN
Flow arrows Colour Tape Ref
Flow arrows
FA