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    BUILDINGS AND STRUCTURES FOR AGRICULTURE - CODE OF PRACTICE FOR DESIGN AND CONSTRUCTION OF SLATTED, PERFORATED AND MESH FLOORS FOR LIVESTOCK

    Available format(s):  Hardcopy, PDF

    Language(s):  English

    Published date:  01-01-1991

    Publisher:  British Standards Institution

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    Committees responsible
    Foreword
    Code of practice
    1. Scope
    2. Definitions and symbols
    3. Animal welfare considerations
    4. Materials
    5. Geometry and tolerances
    6. Design
    7. Construction
    8. Floors for cattle
    9. Floors for pigs
    10. Floors for sheep
    11. Marking
    12. Warning notices and safety signs
    Tables
    1. Dimensional tolerances for individual slats,
        multiple slats and perforated and mesh panels
    2. Recommended dimensions for floors for cattle
    3. Recommended dimensions for floors for pigs
    4. Recommended dimensions for floors for sheep
    Figures
    1. Symbols used for slatted, perforated or mesh floors
    2. Vertical cambers
    3. Figure deleted
    Index

    Abstract - (Show below) - (Hide below)

    Advises on the design and construction of slatted, perforated and mesh floors for housing cattle, pigs and sheep to be self-cleaning by allowing animal waste to pass through the voids. Welfare considerations, materials, general design and installation are applicable to other types of livestock according to their particular needs. Excludes poultry.

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    Committee B/549
    Development Note Supersedes 90/10916 DC & 92/14739 DC. (08/2005) Reviewed and confirmed by BSI, December 2009. (11/2009)
    Document Type Standard
    Publisher British Standards Institution
    Status Current
    Supersedes

    Standards Referenced By This Book - (Show below) - (Hide below)

    BS 5502-20(1990) : 1990 BUILDINGS AND STRUCTURES FOR AGRICULTURE - CODE OF PRACTICE FOR GENERAL DESIGN CONSIDERATIONS
    BS 5502-40(2005) : 2005 BUILDINGS AND STRUCTURES FOR AGRICULTURE - PART 40: CODE OF PRACTICE FOR DESIGN AND CONSTRUCTION OF CATTLE BUILDINGS
    BS 5502-33(1991) : 1991 BUILDINGS AND STRUCTURES FOR AGRICULTURE - GUIDE TO THE CONTROL OF ODOUR POLLUTION
    BS 5502-25(1991) : 1991 BUILDINGS AND STRUCTURES FOR AGRICULTURE - PART 25: CODE OF PRACTICE FOR DESIGN AND INSTALLATION OF SERVICES AND FACILITIES
    BS 5502-40(1990) : 1990 BUILDINGS AND STRUCTURES FOR AGRICULTURE - PART 40: CODE OF PRACTICE FOR DESIGN AND CONSTRUCTION OF CATTLE BUILDINGS
    BS 5502-22(2003) : 2003 BUILDINGS AND STRUCTURES FOR AGRICULTURE - PART 22: CODE OF PRACTICE FOR DESIGN, CONSTRUCTION AND LOADING
    BS 5502-22(1993) : 1993 BUILDINGS AND STRUCTURES FOR AGRICULTURE - CODE OF PRACTICE FOR DESIGN, CONSTRUCTION AND LOADING
    BS 5502-22(2003) : 2003 BUILDINGS AND STRUCTURES FOR AGRICULTURE - PART 22: CODE OF PRACTICE FOR DESIGN, CONSTRUCTION AND LOADING
    BS 5502-22:1993 BUILDINGS AND STRUCTURES FOR AGRICULTURE - CODE OF PRACTICE FOR DESIGN, CONSTRUCTION AND LOADING

    Standards Referencing This Book - (Show below) - (Hide below)

    BS 5502-40(1990) : 1990 BUILDINGS AND STRUCTURES FOR AGRICULTURE - PART 40: CODE OF PRACTICE FOR DESIGN AND CONSTRUCTION OF CATTLE BUILDINGS
    BS 5502-21(1990) : 1990 BUILDINGS AND STRUCTURES FOR AGRICULTURE - PART 21: CODE OF PRACTICE FOR SELECTION AND USE OF CONSTRUCTION MATERIALS
    BS 1452(1990) : 1990 SPECIFICATION FOR FLAKE GRAPHITE CAST IRON
    BS 5502-42(1990) : 1990 BUILDINGS AND STRUCTURES FOR AGRICULTURE - CODE OF PRACTICE FOR DESIGN AND CONSTRUCTION OF PIG BUILDINGS
    BS 729(1971) : 1971 SPECIFICATION FOR HOT DIP GALVANIZED COATINGS ON IRON AND STEEL ARTICLES
    BS 8110-1(1985) : 1985 STRUCTURAL USE OF CONCRETE - CODE OF PRACTICE FOR DESIGN AND CONSTRUCTION
    BS 5502-22:1987 BUILDINGS AND STRUCTURES FOR AGRICULTURE - CODE OF PRACTICE FOR DESIGN, CONSTRUCTION AND LOADING
    BS 405(1987) : 1987 SPECIFICATION FOR UNCOATED EXPANDED METAL CARBON STEEL SHEETS FOR GENERAL PURPOSES
    BS 5502-41(1990) : 1990 BUILDINGS AND STRUCTURES FOR AGRICULTURE - CODE OF PRACTICE FOR DESIGN AND CONSTRUCTION OF SHEEP BUILDINGS AND PENS
    BS 4592-3(1987) : 1987 INDUSTRIAL TYPE METAL FLOORING WALKWAYS AND STAIR TREADS - PART 3: SPECIFICATION FOR COLD FORMED PLANKS
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