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Standards in development (99)

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BS 4142 Methods for rating and assessing industrial and commercial soundPublic Comment
BS 5930 Code of practice for site investigationsIdea
BS 6375-1 Performance of windows and doors Part 1: Classification for weathertightness and guidance on selection and specificationIdea
BS 7543 Guide to durability of buildings and building elements, products andcomponentsIdea
BS 8895-2 Designing for material efficiency in building projects Part 2: Code of Practice for Concept and Developed Designnull
BS EN 12488 Assembly rules for vertical glazingPublic Comment
BS EN 12699 Execution of special geotechnical work - Displacement pilesPublic Comment
BS EN 13022-1 Glass in building - Structural sealant glazing Part 1: Glass products for structural sealant glazing systems for supported and unsupported monolithic and multiple glazingPublication
BS EN 13022-2 Glass in building - Structural sealant glazing Part 2: Assembly rulesPublication
BS EN 1337-1 Structural bearings Part 1: GeneralApproval
BS EN 13561 External blinds and awnings - Performance requirements including safetyTechnical Review
BS EN 13594 Protective gloves for professional motorcycle riders - Requirements and test methodsPublic Comment
BS EN 13659 Shutters and external venetian blinds - Performance requirements including safetyTechnical Review
BS EN 13914-1 Design, preparation and application of external rendering and internal plastering - External renderingPublic Comment
BS EN 13914-2 Design, preparation and application of external rendering and internal plastering Part 2: Design considerations and essential principles for internal plasteringPublic Comment
BS EN 13950 Gypsum plasterboard thermal/acoustic insulation composite panels - Definitions, requirements and test methodsApproval
BS EN 13963 ?Jointing materiels for gypsum plasterboards – Definitions, requirements and test methods?Approval
BS EN 14037-1 Free hanging heating and cooling surfaces for water with a temperature below 120°C Part 1: Technical specifications and requirementsTechnical Review
BS EN 14037-2 Free hanging heating and cooling surfaces for water with a temperature below 120°C Part 2: Test method for thermal output of ceiling mounted radiant panelsApproval
BS EN 14037-3 Free hanging heating and cooling surfaces for water with a temperature below 120°C Part 3: Rating method and evaluation of radiant thermal output of ceiling mounted radiant panelsApproval
BS EN 14037-4 Free hanging heating and cooling surfaces for water with a temperature below 120°C Part 4: Test method for cooling capacity of ceiling mounted radiant panelsApproval
BS EN 14037-5 Free hanging heating and cooling surfaces for water with a temperature below 120°C Part 5: Test method for thermal output of open or closed heated ceiling surfacesApproval
BS EN 14190 ?Gypsum plasterboard products from processing - Definitions, requirements and test methods?Approval
BS EN 14195 ?Metal framing components for gypsum plasterboard systems – Definitions, requirements and test methods?Technical Review
BS EN 14199 Execution of special geotechnical work - MicropilesPublic Comment
BS EN 15752-1 Adhesive backed polymeric film Part 1: Definitions and requirementsApproval
BS EN 15755-1 Glass in building — Adhesive backed polymeric filmed glass — Part 1: Definitions and requirementsApproval
BS EN 16430-1 Fan assisted radiators, convectors and trench convectors Part 1: Technical specifications and requirementsPublic Comment
BS EN 16430-2 Fan assisted radiators, convectors and trench convectors Part 2: Test method and rating for thermal outputPublic Comment
BS EN 16430-3 Fan assisted radiators, convectors and trench convectors Part 3: Test method and rating for cooling capacityPublic Comment
BS EN 16487 Acoustics - Test code for suspended ceilings Part 1: Sound absorptionTechnical Review
BS EN 16612 the load resistance of glass panes by calculation and testingPublic Comment
BS EN 16613 and laminated safety glass - Determination of interlayer mechanical propertiesPublic Comment
Opens a new windowBS EN 16703 Acoustics - Test code for drywall systems of plasterboard with steel studs - Airborne sound insulationPublic Comment
BS EN 1997-1:2004/A1 Eurocode 7: Geotechnical design Part 1: General rulesApproval
BS EN 442-1 Radiators and convectors Part 1: Technical specifications and requirementsPublic Comment
BS EN 442-1 Radiators and convectors Part 1: Technical specifications and requirementsTechnical Review
BS EN 442-2 Radiators and convectors Part 2: Test Methods and ratingTechnical Review
BS EN 442-3 Radiators and convectors Part 3: Evaluation of conformityPublic Comment
BS EN 60455-2 Ed 3.0 Resin based reactive compounds used for electrical insulation -Part 2: Methods of testPublic Comment
BS EN 60674-2 Ed 2.0 IEC 60674-2/Ed2: Specification for plastic films for electrical purposes. Part 2: Methods of testAccepted
BS EN 60674-3-8 Ed 1.0 /A1 Amendment 1: Plastic films for electrical purposes -Part 3: Specifications for individual materials - Sheet 8: Balanced biaxially oriented polyethylene naphthalate (PEN) films used for electrical insulationAccepted
BS EN 62677-1 Heat shrinkable low and medium voltage moulded shapes Part 1: General requirementsApproval
BS EN 62677-2 Heat shrinkable low and medium voltage moulded shapes Part 2: Methods of testPublic Comment
BS EN ISO 10140-1/A2 Acoustics - Laboratory measurement of sound insulation of building elements Part 1: Application rules for specific products - Amendment 2: Rainfall NoiseApproval
Opens a new windowBS EN ISO 22476-15 Geotechnical investigation and testing - Field testing Part 15: Measuring while drillingPublic Comment
BS EN ISO 22477-10 testing - Testing of geotechnical structures Part X: Testing of piles: rapid load testingPublic Comment
BS ENISO 10140-3:2010/Amd 1 measurement of sound insulation of building elements Part 3: Measurement of impact sound insulation - Amendment 1Approval
BS ENISO 10140-3:2010/Amd 2 measurement of sound insulation of building elements Part 3: Measurement of impact sound insulation - Amendment 2Public Comment
BS ENISO 10140-3:2010/Amd 3 Acoustics - Laboratory measurement of sound insulation of building elements Part 3: Measurement of impact sound insulation - Amendment 3Approval
BS ENISO 10140-5/A1 Acoustics - Laboratory measurement of sound insulation of building elements Part 5: Requirements for test facilities and equipment - Amendment 1: Rainfall noiseApproval
Opens a new windowBS ENISO 1288-1 the bending strength of glass Part 1: Fundamentals of testing glassPublic Comment
Opens a new windowBS ENISO 1288-2 the bending strength of glass Part 2: Coaxial double-ring test on flat specimens with large test surface areasPublic Comment
Opens a new windowBS ENISO 1288-3 the bending strength of glass Part 3: Test with specimen supported at two points (four-point bending)Public Comment
Opens a new windowBS ENISO 1288-4 the bending strength of glass Part 4: Testing of channel-shaped glassPublic Comment
Opens a new windowBS ENISO 1288-5 the bending strength of glass Part 5: Coaxial double-ring test on flat specimens with small test surface areasPublic Comment
BS ENISO 16283-1/COR1 Acoustics. Field measurement of sound insulation in buildings and ofbuilding elements Airborne sound insulationPublication
BS ENISO 16283-2 Acoustics - Field measurement of sound insulation in buildings and of building elements Part 2: Impact sound insulationPublic Comment
BS ENISO 16283-3 insulation in buildings and of building elements Part 3: Façade sound insulationPublic Comment
BS ENISO 1680:1999/A1 Acoustics - Test code for the measurement of airborne noise emitted by rotating electrical machinesApproval
BS ENISO 1683 acoustical and vibratory levelsPublic Comment
BS ENISO 17628 Geotechnical investigation and testing - Geothermal testing - Determination of thermal conductivity of soil and rock using a borehole heat exchangerPublic Comment
BS ENISO 17892-1 testing - Laboratory testing of soil Part 1: Determination of water content (conversion of CEN ISO TS 17892-1 into EN)Technical Review
BS ENISO 17892-2 testing - Laboratory testing of soil Part 2: Determination of bulk density (conversion of CEN ISO TS 17892-2 into EN)Technical Review
BS ENISO 17892-3 Geotechnical investigation and testing – Laboratory testing of soil - Part 3 Determination of particle densityPublic Comment
BS ENISO 17892-4 testing – Laboratory testing of soil - Part 4 Determination of particle size distributionPublic Comment
BS ENISO 18674 Geotechnical investigation and testing - Geotechnical monitoring by field instrumentation - General rulesPublic Comment
Opens a new windowBS ENISO 22476-9 Geotechnical investigation and testing - Field Testing Part 9: Field Vane testAccepted
BS ENISO 3743-2:1994/Amd 1 sound power levels of noise sources using sound pressure - Engineering methods for small, movable sources in reverberant fields Part 2: Methods for special reverberation test rooms - Amendment 1Public Comment
Opens a new windowBS ENISO 6926 Acoustics - Requirements for the performance and calibration of reference sound sources used for the determination of sound power levelsPublic Comment
BS ENISO 717-1:2013+COR1null
BS ENISO 9295 Acoustics - Measurement of high-frequency noise emitted by computer and business equipmentPublic Comment
BS ISO 10292 Glass in building - Calculation of steady-state U values (thermal transmittance) of multiple glazingPublic Comment
BS ISO 11200 Acoustics - Noise emitted by machinery and equipment - Guidelines for the use of basic standards for the determination of emission sound pressure levels at a work station and at other specified positionsPublication
BS ISO 12913-1 Acoustics - Soundscape Part 1: Definition and conceptual frameworkApproval
BS ISO 12999-1 Acoustics - Determination and application of measurement uncertainties i n building acoustics Part 1: Sound insulationPublication
BS ISO 15686-5 Buildings and constructed assets - Service-life planning Part 5: Life-cycle costingAccepted
BS ISO 15686-7 Buildings and constructed assets - Service life planning Part 7: Performance evaluation for feedback of service life data from practiceIdea
BS ISO 16251-1 Acoustics — Laboratory measurement of the reduction of transmitted impac t noise by floor coverings on a small floor mock-up — Part 1: Heavyweight compact floorApproval
BS ISO 16717-1 Accoustics - Evaluation of sound insulation spectra by single-numbers Part 1: Airborne sound insulationAccepted
BS ISO 16717-2 Accoustics - Evaluation of sound insulation spectra by single-numbers Part 2: Impact sound insulationAccepted
BS ISO 16932 Glass in building - Destructive-windstorm-resistant security glazing - Test and classificationPublic Comment
BS ISO 17497-1:2004/Amd 1 Acoustics - Sound-scattering properties of surfaces Part 1: Measurement of the random-incidence scattering coefficient in a reverberation room - Amendment 1Public Comment
BS ISO 17534-1 Acoustics - Software for the calculation of sound outdoors Part 1: Quality requirements and quality assurancePublic Comment
BS ISO 17534-3 Acoustics Software for the calculation of sound outdoors Part 3: Recommendations for quality assured implementation of ISO 9613-2 in software according to ISO 17534-1Accepted
BS ISO 19597 Glass in building - Determination of emissivityAccepted
BS ISO 1996-1 Acoustics - Description, measurement and assessment of environmental noise Part 1: Basic quantities and assessment proceduresPublic Comment
BS ISO 1996-2 Acoustics - Description, measurement and assessment of environmental noise Part 2: Determination of environmental noise levelsAccepted
BS ISO 22477-6 Geotechnical investigation and testing - Testing of geotechnical structures Part 6: Testing of soil nailsAccepted
BS ISO 29584 Glass in building - Pendulum impact testing and classification of safety glass for use in buildingsPublic Comment
BS ISO 3745:2012/Amd 1 Acoustics - Determination of sound power levels and sound energy levels of noise sources using sound pressure - Precision methods for anechoic rooms and hemi-anechoic rooms - Amendment 1Accepted
BS ISO 532-1 Acoustics - Methods for calculating loudness Part 1: Zwicker methodAccepted
BS ISO 532-2 Acoustics - Methods for calculating loudness Part 2: Moore-Glasberg methodAccepted
BS ISO 9050 Glass in building - Determination of light transmittance, solar direct transmittance, total solar energy transmittance, ultraviolet transmittance and related glazing factorsPublic Comment
BS ISO 9296 Acoustics - Declared noise emission values of information technology and telecommunicationsPublic Comment
BS NA to EN 1997-1 UK National Annex to Eurocode 7 Geotechnical design - General rulesPublic Comment
BSEN1026/A1 Windows and doors - Air permeability - Test methodnull
PD ISO/TR 15686-11 Buildings and Constructed Assets - Service Life Planning Part 11: TerminologyApproval
PD ISO/TR 17534-2 Acoustics - Software for the calculation of sound outdoors Part 2: General recommendations for test cases and quality assurance interfaceAccepted

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Published standards (82)

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BS EN 15657-1:2009Acoustic properties of building elements and of buildings. Laboratory measurement of airborne and structure borne sound from building equipment - Simplified cases where the equipment mobilities are much higher than the receiver mobilities, taking whirlpool baths as an exampleCurrent
BS ISO 15665:2003Acoustics. Acoustic insulation for pipes, valves and flangesCurrent
BS EN ISO 18233:2006Acoustics. Application of new measurement methods in building and room acousticsCurrent
BS EN ISO 10534-1:2001Acoustics. Determination of sound absorption coefficient and impedance in impedances tubes - Method using standing wave ratioCurrent
BS EN ISO 16283-1:2014Acoustics. Field measurement of sound insulation in buildings and of building elements - Airborne sound insulationCurrent
BS EN ISO 10052:2004+A1:2010Acoustics. Field measurements of airborne and impact sound insulation and of service equipment sound. Survey methodCurrent
BS EN ISO 10140-1:2010+A1:2012Acoustics. Laboratory measurement of sound insulation of building elements - Application rules for specific productsCurrent, Work in Hand
BS EN ISO 10140-2:2010Acoustics. Laboratory measurement of sound insulation of building elements - Measurement of airborne sound insulationCurrent
BS EN ISO 10140-4:2010Acoustics. Laboratory measurement of sound insulation of building elements - Measurement procedures and requirementsCurrent
BS EN ISO 10140-3:2010Acoustics. Laboratory measurement of sound insulation of building elements - Measurement of impact sound insulationCurrent, Work in Hand
BS EN ISO 10140-5:2010Acoustics. Laboratory measurement of sound insulation of building elements - Requirements for test facilities and equipmentCurrent, Work in Hand
BS EN ISO 10848-4:2010Acoustics. Laboratory measurement of the flanking transmission of airborne and impact sound between adjoining rooms - Application to junctions with at least one heavy elementCurrent
BS EN ISO 10848-1:2006Acoustics. Laboratory measurement of the flanking transmission of airborne and impact sound between adjoining rooms - Frame documentCurrent
BS EN ISO 10848-2:2006Acoustics. Laboratory measurement of the flanking transmission of airborne and impact sound between adjoining rooms - Application to light elements when the junction has a small influenceCurrent
BS EN ISO 10848-3:2006Acoustics. Laboratory measurement of the flanking transmission of airborne and impact sound between adjoining rooms - Application to light elements when the junction has a substantial influenceCurrent
BS EN ISO 7235:2009Acoustics. Laboratory measurement procedures for ducted silencers and air-terminal units. Insertion loss, flow noise and total pressure lossCurrent
BS EN ISO 7235:2003Acoustics. Laboratory measurement procedures for ducted silencers and air-terminal units. Insertion loss, flow noise and total pressure lossWithdrawn
BS EN ISO 11691:2009Acoustics. Measurement of insertion loss of ducted silencers without flow. Laboratory survey methodCurrent
BS EN ISO 3382-3:2012Acoustics. Measurement of room acoustic parameters - Open plan offices Current
BS EN ISO 3382-2:2008Acoustics. Measurement of room acoustic parameters - Reverberation time in ordinary roomsCurrent
BS EN ISO 3382-1:2009Acoustics. Measurement of room acoustic parameters - Performance spacesCurrent
BS EN ISO 354:2003Acoustics. Measurement of sound absorption in a reverberation roomCurrent
BS EN 20140-9:1994Acoustics. Measurement of sound insulation in buildings and of building elements - Laboratory measurement of room-to-room airborne sound insulation of a suspended ceiling with a plenum above itWithdrawn
BS EN ISO 140-14:2004Acoustics. Measurement of sound insulation in buildings and of building elements - Guidelines for special situations in the fieldWithdrawn
BS EN ISO 140-1:1998Acoustics. Measurement of sound insulation in buildings and of building elements - Requirements for laboratory test facilities with suppressed flanking transmissionWithdrawn
BS EN ISO 140-3:1995Acoustics. Measurement of sound insulation in buildings and of building elements - Laboratory measurement of airborne sound insulation of building elementsWithdrawn
BS EN ISO 140-11:2005Acoustics. Measurement of sound insulation in buildings and of building elements - Laboratory measurements of the reduction of transmitted impact sound by floor coverings on lightweight reference floorsWithdrawn
BS EN ISO 140-16:2006Acoustics. Measurement of sound insulation in buildings and of building elements - Laboratory measurement of the sound reduction index improvement by additional liningWithdrawn
BS EN ISO 140-18:2006Acoustics. Measurement of sound insulation in buildings and of building elements - Laboratory measurement of sound generated by rainfall on building elementsCurrent
BS EN 20140-10:1992Acoustics. Measurement of sound insulation in buildings and of building elements - Laboratory measurement of airborne sound insulation of small building elementsWithdrawn
BS EN ISO 140-8:1998Acoustics. Measurement of sound insulation in buildings and of building elements - Laboratory measurements of the reduction of transmitted impact noise by floor coverings on a heavyweight standard floorWithdrawn
BS EN ISO 140-4:1998Acoustics. Measurement of sound insulation in buildings and of building elements - Field measurements of airborne sound insulation between roomsWithdrawn
BS EN ISO 140-5:1998Acoustics. Measurement of sound insulation in buildings and of building elements - Field measurements of airborne sound insulation of facade elements and facadesWithdrawn
BS EN ISO 140-6:1998Acoustics. Measurement of sound insulation in buildings and of building elements - Laboratory measurements of impact sound insulation of floorsWithdrawn
BS EN ISO 140-7:1998Acoustics. Measurement of sound insulation in buildings and of building elements - Field measurements of impact sound insulation of floorsWithdrawn
BS EN ISO 140-12:2000Acoustics. Measurement of sound insulation in buildings and of building elements - Laboratory measurement of room-to-room airborne and impact sound insulation of an access floorWithdrawn
BS EN ISO 15186-1:2003Acoustics. Measurement of sound insulation in buildings and of building elements using sound intensity - Laboratory measurementsCurrent
BS EN ISO 15186-3:2010Acoustics. Measurement of sound insulation in buildings and of building elements using sound intensity - Laboratory measurements at low frequenciesCurrent
BS EN ISO 15186-2:2010Acoustics. Measurement of sound insulation in buildings and of building elements using sound intensity - Field measurementsCurrent
BS EN ISO 3382:2000Acoustics. Measurement of the reverberation time of rooms with reference to other acoustical parametersWithdrawn
BS EN ISO 7235:1996Acoustics. Measurement procedures for ducted silencers. Insertion loss, flow noise and total pressure lossWithdrawn
BS EN 29052-1:1992Acoustics. Method for the determination of dynamic stiffness. - Materials used under floating floors in dwellingsCurrent
BS EN ISO 717-1:1997Acoustics. Rating of sound insulation in buildings and of building elements - Airborne sound insulationWithdrawn
BS EN ISO 717-2:1997Acoustics. Rating of sound insulation in buildings and of building elements - Impact sound insulationWithdrawn
BS EN ISO 717-1:2013Acoustics. Rating of sound insulation in buildings and of building elements - Airborne sound insulationCurrent
BS EN ISO 717-2:2013Acoustics. Rating of sound insulation in buildings and of building elements - Impact sound insulationCurrent
BS EN ISO 11654:1997Acoustics. Sound absorbers for use in buildings. Rating of sound absorptionCurrent
BS ISO 17497-1:2004Acoustics. Sound scattering properties of surfaces - Measurement of the random-incidence scattering coefficient in a reverberation roomCurrent, Work in Hand
BS ISO 17497-2:2012Acoustics. Sound-scattering properties of surfaces - Measurement of the directional diffusion coefficient in a free fieldCurrent
AMD 15277BSENISO140-3 : 1995 Acoustics - Measurement of sound insulation in buildings and of building elements - Part 3: Laboratory measurement of airbourne sound insulation of building elements|
BS EN 12354-3:2000Building acoustics. Estimation of acoustic performance in buildings from the performance of elements - Airborne sound insulation against outdoor soundCurrent
BS EN 12354-4:2000Building acoustics. Estimation of acoustic performance in buildings from the performance of elements - Transmission of indoor sound to the outsideCurrent
BS EN 12354-1:2000Building acoustics. Estimation of acoustic performance in buildings from the performance of elements - Airborne sound insulation between roomsCurrent
BS EN 12354-2:2000Building acoustics. Estimation of acoustic performance in buildings from the performance of elements - Impact sound insulation between roomsCurrent
BS EN 12354-5:2009Building acoustics. Estimation of acoustic performance of building from the performance of elements - Sounds levels due to the service equipmentCurrent
BS EN 12354-6:2003Building acoustics. Estimation of acoustic performance of buildings from the performance of elements - Sound absorption in enclosed spacesCurrent
BS 7643-3:1993Building construction. Expression of users' requirements - Acoustical requirementsCurrent
PD CEN/TR 15226:2006Building products. Treatment of acoustics in product technical specificationsCurrent
BS 8233:1987Code of practice for sound insulation and noise reduction for buildingsWithdrawn
BS 8216:1991Code of practice for use of sprayed lightweight mineral coatings used for thermal insulation and sound absorption in buildingsWithdrawn
BS EN 20140-2:1993Determination, verification and application of precision dataCurrent
BS EN 12758:2002Glass in building. Glazing and airborne sound insulation. Product descriptions and determination of propertiesWithdrawn
BS EN 12758:2011Glass in building. Glazing and airborne sound insulation. Product descriptions and determination of propertiesCurrent
BS 8233:2014Guidance on sound insulation and noise reduction for buildingsCurrent
BS 6177:1982Guide to selection and use of elastomeric bearings for vibration isolation of buildingsWithdrawn
BS EN 14496:2005Gypsum based adhesives for thermal/acoustic insulation composite panelsa nd plasterboards. Definitions, requirements and test methodsCurrent
BS EN 16205:2013Laboratory measurement of walking noise on floorsCurrent
BS 2750-1:1980Measurement of sound insulation in buildings and of building elements - Recommendations for laboratoriesWithdrawn
BS 2750-8:1980Measurement of sound insulation in buildings and of building elements - Laboratory measurements of the reduction of transmitted impact noise by floor coverings on a standard floorWithdrawn
BS 2750-3:1980Measurement of sound insulation in buildings and of building elements - Laboratory measurements of airborne sound insulation of building elementsWithdrawn
BS 2750-4:1980Measurement of sound insulation in buildings and of building elements - Field measurements of airborne sound insulation between roomsWithdrawn
BS 2750-5:1980Measurement of sound insulation in buildings and of building elements - Field measurements of airborne sound insulation of facade elements and facadesWithdrawn
BS 2750-6:1980Measurement of sound insulation in buildings and of building elements - Laboratory measurements of impact sound insulation of floorsWithdrawn
BS 2750-7:1980Measurement of sound insulation in buildings and of building elements - Field measurements of impact sound insulation of floorsWithdrawn
BS 5363:1976Method for measurement of reverberation time in auditoriaWithdrawn
BS 4142:1997Method for rating industrial noise affecting mixed residential and industrial areasCurrent, Work in Hand
BS 5821-1:1984Methods for rating the sound insulation in buildings and of building elements - Method for rating the airborne sound insulation in buildings and of interior building elementsWithdrawn
BS 5821-2:1984Methods for rating the sound insulation in buildings and of building elements - Method for rating the impact sound insulationWithdrawn
BS 5821-3:1984Methods for rating the sound insulation in buildings and of building elements - Method for rating the airborne sound insulation of façade elements and façadesCurrent
BS EN 14759:2005Shutters. Acoustic insulation relative to airborne sound. Expression of performanceCurrent
BS 8233:1999Sound insulation and noise reduction for buildings. Code of practiceWithdrawn
CP 153-3:1972Windows and rooflights - Windows and rooflights. Sound insulationWithdrawn

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