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Standards in development (94)

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BS 4142 Methods for rating and assessing industrial and commercial soundApproval
BS 5930 Code of practice for site investigationsAccepted
BS 6375-1 Performance of windows and doors Part 1: Classification for weathertightness and guidance on selection and specificationAccepted
BS 7543 Guide to durability of buildings and building elements, products andcomponentsPublic Comment
BS 8002 Code of practice for earth retaining structuresIdea
BS 8004 Code of practice for foundations (Formerly CP 2004)Idea
BS 8081 Ground anchorages - Code of PracticeIdea
BS 8895-2 Designing for material efficiency in building projects Part 2: Code of Practice for Concept and Developed DesignAccepted
BS EN 12488 Assembly rules for vertical glazingPublic Comment
BS EN 12699 Execution of special geotechnical work - Displacement pilesTechnical Review
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 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 panelsPublication
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 panelsPublication
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 panelsPublication
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 surfacesPublication
BS EN 14195 ?Metal framing components for gypsum plasterboard systems – Definitions, requirements and test methods?Publication
BS EN 14199 Execution of special geotechnical work - MicropilesTechnical Review
BS EN 14566 Mechanical fasteners for gypsum board systems — Definitions, requirements and test methodsAccepted
BS EN 1536:2010/A1 Execution of special geotechnical works - Bored pilesAccepted
BS EN 1538:2010/A1 Execution of special geotechnical works - Diaphragm wallsAccepted
BS EN 16430-1 Fan assisted radiators, convectors and trench convectors Part 1: Technical specifications and requirementsApproval
BS EN 16430-2 Fan assisted radiators, convectors and trench convectors Part 2: Test method and rating for thermal outputApproval
BS EN 16430-3 Fan assisted radiators, convectors and trench convectors Part 3: Test method and rating for cooling capacityApproval
BS EN 16487 Acoustics - Test code for suspended ceilings Part 1: Sound absorptionPublication
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
BS EN 16703 Acoustics - Test code for drywall systems of plasterboard with steel studs - Airborne sound insulationPublic Comment
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 requirementsPublication
BS EN 442-2 Radiators and convectors Part 2: Test Methods and ratingPublication
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 testApproval
BS EN 60674-2 Ed 2.0 IEC 60674-2/Ed2: Specification for plastic films for electrical purposes. Part 2: Methods of testPublic Comment
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 requirementsPublic Comment
BS EN 62677-2 Heat shrinkable low and medium voltage moulded shapes Part 2: Methods of testPublic Comment
BS 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 3 Acoustics - Laboratory measurement of sound insulation of building elements Part 3: Measurement of impact sound insulation - Amendment 3Approval
BS ENISO 1288-1 the bending strength of glass Part 1: Fundamentals of testing glassPublic Comment
BS ENISO 1288-2 the bending strength of glass Part 2: Coaxial double-ring test on flat specimens with large test surface areasPublic Comment
BS ENISO 1288-3 the bending strength of glass Part 3: Test with specimen supported at two points (four-point bending)Public Comment
BS ENISO 1288-4 the bending strength of glass Part 4: Testing of channel-shaped glassPublic Comment
BS 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 14688-1 Geotechnical investigation and testing - Identification and classification of soil Part 1: Identification and descriptionIdea
BS ENISO 14688-2 Geotechnical investigation and testing - Identification and classification of soil Part 2: Principles for a classificationIdea
BS ENISO 14689-1 Geotechnical investigation and testing - Identification and classification of rock Part 1: Identification and descriptionIdea
BS ENISO 16283-2 Acoustics - Field measurement of sound insulation in buildings and of building elements Part 2: Impact sound insulationPublic Comment
Opens a new windowBS 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)Approval
BS ENISO 17892-2 testing - Laboratory testing of soil Part 2: Determination of bulk density (conversion of CEN ISO TS 17892-2 into EN)Approval
Opens a new windowBS ENISO 17892-3 Geotechnical investigation and testing – Laboratory testing of soil - Part 3 Determination of particle densityPublic Comment
Opens a new windowBS ENISO 17892-4 testing – Laboratory testing of soil - Part 4 Determination of particle size distributionPublic Comment
BS ENISO 17892-5 Geotechnical investigation and testing - Laboratory testing of soil Part 5: Incremental loading oedometer testIdea
BS ENISO 17892-6 Geotechnical investigation and testing - Laboratory testing of soil Part 6: Fall cone testIdea
BS ENISO 18674 Geotechnical investigation and testing - Geotechnical monitoring by field instrumentation - General rulesPublic Comment
BS ENISO 22476-11 Geotechnical investigation and testing - Field testing Part 11: Flat dilatometer testIdea
BS ENISO 22476-9 Geotechnical investigation and testing - Field Testing Part 9: Field Vane testAccepted
BS ENISO 22477-1 Geotechnical investigation and testing – Testing of geotechnical structures – Part 1: Pile load test by static axially loaded compressionIdea
BS ENISO 22477-5 - Testing of geotechnical structures Part 5: Testing of pre-stressed ground anchorsAccepted
BS ENISO 22477-6 - Testing of geotechnical structures Part 6: Testing of soil nailsAccepted
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
BS 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 14163 Acoustics - Guidelines for noise control by silencersPublic Comment
Opens a new windowBS ISO 15686-5 Buildings and constructed assets - Service-life planning Part 5: Life-cycle costingPublic Comment
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 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 1Publication
BS ISO 17534-1 Acoustics - Software for the calculation of sound outdoors Part 1: Quality requirements and quality assurancePublic Comment
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 29584 Glass in building - Pendulum impact testing and classification of safety glass for use in buildingsPublic Comment
BS ISO 3740 Acoustics - Determination of sound power levels of noise sources - Guidelines for the use of basic standardsAccepted
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 ISO/TR 17534-3 of sound outdoors Part 3: Recommendations for quality assured implementation of ISO 9613-2 in software according to ISO 17534-1Accepted
BSEN1026/A1 Windows and doors - Air permeability - Test methodnull
PD ISO/TR 17534-2 Acoustics - Software for the calculation of sound outdoors Part 2: General recommendations for test cases and quality assurance interfaceApproval

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Published standards (84)

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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 12999-1:2014Acoustics. Determination and application of measurement uncertainties in building acoustics - Sound insulationCurrent
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+A2:2014Acoustics. Laboratory measurement of sound insulation of building elements - Application rules for specific productsCurrent
BS EN ISO 10140-5:2010+A1:2014Acoustics. Laboratory measurement of sound insulation of building elements - Requirements for test facilities and equipmentCurrent
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 10140-4:2010Acoustics. Laboratory measurement of sound insulation of building elements - Measurement procedures and requirementsCurrent
BS EN ISO 10140-2:2010Acoustics. Laboratory measurement of sound insulation of building elements - Measurement of airborne sound insulationCurrent
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 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 16251-1:2014Acoustics. Laboratory measurement of the reduction of transmitted impact noise by floor coverings on a small floor mock-up - Heavyweight compact floorCurrent
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 7235:2009Acoustics. Laboratory measurement procedures for ducted silencers and air-terminal units. Insertion loss, flow noise and total pressure lossCurrent
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 140-11:2005Acoustics. 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 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 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 facadesCurrent
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 floorsCurrent
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 140-14:2004Acoustics. Measurement of sound insulation in buildings and of building elements - Guidelines for special situations in the fieldCurrent
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 15186-1:2003Acoustics. Measurement of sound insulation in buildings and of building elements using sound intensity - Laboratory 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 dataWithdrawn
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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