Work Checklist - Waste soil, vent pipe fixing

Dnyan Deshmukh

Staff member
Waste soil, vent pipe fixing
This checklist provides points to ensure during execution of waste soil and vent pipe fixing.
Checklist of Waste soil, vent pipe fixing consist of following checkpoints in it;
  • Checklist of Masonry
  • Material: Make / class / thickness / length / dia as specified, regular shape of socket and spigot end, no visible crack/holes and all in sufficient quantity
  • Pipe tested for water leakage (one end plugged and water filled in vertical pipe, to be tested for selected at random pipes)
  • Alignment and location of fittings
  • Slope of Drainage pipe, verticality of vent pipe
  • Location of floor / gully traps, location of usage / provision for future points / location of inlet points / type of fixture
  • Supports for pipe fittings (fixtures / clamps / packing), space available for sanitary fixtures & temporary plugging - clamps to be fixed in concrete - all packing to be done with approved non- shrinkage grout
  • Fixing and jointing as specified
  • Pipe protection by all round concrete (where required)
  • Smoke test (one end plugged, smoke injected, no leakage observed and section passes) for all sections (if required)
  • All traps covered with small pieces of gunny bag and plaster of paris, cowl fixed on vent pipe
Sample checklist format is attached in this post.

Checklist is a important record it helps us in order to get work done correctly and it ensure we do not miss any point to check which is important from aspect of Quality of work.
Checklist attached herewith is just a sample provided for your reference, work carried out as per this procedure may have different sets of standards, material specifications, standard operating procedures and terms and conditions for doing that work. This all parameter or some parameter may not match with one you are executing at your Project.
Kindly use it as reference document only to create Checklist. You are free to modify edit, delete add any content in it and use it as per your requirement.