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Boiler Inspections: What They Are, How They Are Conducted
Which boilers require an annual inspection? Annual inspections are required to be performed and filed with the Department of Buildings for both high pressure boilers and low pressure boilers. Inspection cycles run from January 1 st to December 31 st annually. …
Most laws and insurance company guidelines recommend an annual inspection of boilers. This inspection would be a thorough internal and external inspection, with the boiler cool and under no pressure. However, some organizations recommend conducting an additional external inspection halfway through the year while the boiler is under pressure.
Individual boilers heating individual residential units (including residential portions of mixed-use buildings) Low-pressure Boilers with an input of 100,000 BTUs or less *a mixed-use building has both commercial and residential units. Annual Inspection Cycle. January 1 to December 31. Inspections
Low Pressure Boiler Requirements • Inspections must be performed by a licensed master plumber, oil burner installer or authorized insurance company • Annual inspection cycle is from November 15 to November 16 of the following year • Inspection reports must be submitted within 45 days from date of inspection •