CSA C22.2 No. 245-15
Marine shipboard cable
This Standard specifies the requirements for distribution (power), control, and signal cables, for use aboard marine vessels and fixed and floating offshore drilling or production platforms, that are
rated up to 35 kV (AC or DC, phase-to-phase) maximum;
in single or multi-conductor constructions;
with or without metal armour; and
with or without an overall jacket.
Cables rated up to 1 kv ac can be rated at 2.8 kV dc.
The installations described in Clause 1.1 are designed to be installed in accordance with CSA C22.1, Canadian Electrical Code (CE Code), Part I.
Note: Installation of cables is subject to requirements found in industry standards and local regulations.
In this Standard, “shall” is used to express a requirement, i.e., a provision that the user is obliged to satisfy in order to comply with the standard; “should” is used to express a recommendation or that which is advised but not required; and “may” is used to express an option or that which is permissible within the limits of the standard.
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