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    CODE OF PRACTICE FOR NOISE AND VIBRATION CONTROL ON CONSTRUCTION AND OPEN SITES - PART 1: NOISE

    Available format(s):  Hardcopy, PDF

    Language(s):  English

    Published date:  01-01-2009

    Publisher:  British Standards Institution

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    Foreword
    1 Scope
    2 Normative references
    3 Terms and definitions
    4 Community relations
    5 Noise and persons on site
    6 Neighbourhood nuisance
    7 Project supervision
    8 Control of noise
    Annexes
    Annex A (informative) - Legislative background
    Annex B (informative) - Noise sources, remedies
            and their effectiveness
    Annex C (informative) - Current sound level data
            on site equipment and site activities
    Annex D (informative) - Historic sound level data
            on site equipment and site activities
    Annex E (informative) - Significance of noise effects
    Annex F (informative) - Estimating noise from sites
    Annex G (normative) - Noise monitoring
    Annex H (informative) - Types of piling
    Annex I (informative) - Air overpressure
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    Abstract - (Show below) - (Hide below)

    Provides recommendations for basic methods of noise control relating to construction sites, including sites where demolition, remediation, ground treatment or related civil engineering works are being carried out, and open sites, where work activities/operations generate significant noise levels, including industry-specific guidance.

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    Committee B/564/1
    Development Note Together with BS 5228-2(2009) it supersedes BS 5228-1(1997), BS 5228-2(1997), BS 5228-3(1997), BS 5228-4(1992) and BS 5228-5(1997). Supersedes 08/30141420 DC. (01/2009) 2009 Edition Re-Issued in February 2014 & incorporates AMD 1 2014. Supersedes 13/30258085 DC. (02/2014)
    Document Type Standard
    Publisher British Standards Institution
    Status Current

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

    BS 5228-2(2009) : 2009 CODE OF PRACTICE FOR NOISE AND VIBRATION CONTROL ON CONSTRUCTION AND OPEN SITES - PART 2: VIBRATION
    BS EN 61672-1 : 2013 ELECTROACOUSTICS - SOUND LEVEL METERS - PART 1: SPECIFICATIONS
    BS 7580-1(1997) : 1997 SPECIFICATION FOR VERIFICATION OF SOUND LEVEL METERS - COMPREHENSIVE PROCEDURE
    BS 7445-3(1991) : 1991 DESCRIPTION AND MEASUREMENT OF ENVIRONMENTAL NOISE - GUIDE TO APPLICATION TO NOISE LIMITS
    IEC 60942:2003 Electroacoustics - Sound calibrators
    BS 7445-1(2003) : 2003 DESCRIPTION AMD MEASUREMENT OF ENVIRONMENTAL NOISE - PART 1: GUIDE TO QUANTITIES AND PROCEDURES
    BS 7580-2(1997) : 1997 SPECIFICATION FOR THE VERIFICATION OF SOUND LEVEL METERS - SHORTENED PROCEDURE FOR TYPE 2 SOUND LEVEL METERS
    BS EN 61672-3 : 2013 ELECTROACOUSTICS - SOUND LEVEL METERS - PART 3: PERIODIC TESTS
    BS 4727-3:GRP08(1995) : 1995 GLOSSARY OF ELECTROTECHNICAL, POWER, TELECOMMUNICATION, ELECTRONICS, LIGHTING AND COLOUR TERMS - TERMS PARTICULAR TO TELECOMMUNICATIONS AND ELECTRONICS - ACOUSTICS AND ELECTROACOUSTICS
    BS EN ISO/IEC 17025 : 2005 GENERAL REQUIREMENTS FOR THE COMPETENCE OF TESTING AND CALIBRATION LABORATORIES
    BS EN 60804:2001 Integrating-averaging sound level meters
    BS 7445-2(1991) : 1991 DESCRIPTION AND MEASUREMENT OF ENVIRONMENTAL NOISE - GUIDE TO THE ACQUISITION OF DATA PERTINENT TO LAND USE
    BS 5228-4(1992) : 1992 NOISE CONTROL ON CONSTRUCTION AND OPEN SITES - CODE OF PRACTICE FOR NOISE AND VIBRATION CONTROL APPLICABLE TO PILING OPERATIONS
    BS 6164(2011) : 2011 CODE OF PRACTICE FOR HEALTH AND SAFETY IN TUNNELING IN THE CONSTRUCTION INDUSTRY
    BS 7189(1989) : 1989 SPECIFICATION FOR SOUND CALIBRATORS
    BS 5228-1(1997) : 1997 NOISE AND VIBRATION CONTROL ON CONSTRUCTION AND OPEN SITES - PART 1: CODE OF PRACTICE FOR BASIC INFORMATION AND PROCEDURES FOR NOISE AND VIBRATION CONTROL
    BS EN 60942 : 2003 ELECTROACOUSTICS - SOUND CALIBRATORS
    BS ISO 8528-1:2005 RECIPROCATING INTERNAL COMBUSTION ENGINE DRIVEN ALTERNATING CURRENT GENERATING SETS - PART 1: APPLICATION, RATINGS AND PERFORMANCE
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