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  • BS 5837(2005) : 2005

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    TREES IN RELATION TO CONSTRUCTION - RECOMMENDATIONS

    Available format(s):  Hardcopy, PDF

    Superseded date:  30-04-2012

    Language(s):  English

    Published date:  01-01-2005

    Publisher:  British Standards Institution

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    Committees responsible
    Foreword
    1 Scope
    2 Terms and definitions
    3 Strategy
    4 Surveys
    5 Tree constraints plan
    6 Arboricultural implications assessment (AIA) and design
       issues
    7 Arboricultural method statements (AMS) and the tree
       protection plan (TPP)
    8 Pre development tree work
    9 The construction exclusion zone: barriers and ground
       protection
    10 Avoiding damage to structures by trees
    11 Demolition and construction in proximity to existing
       trees
    12 Soft surfaces around trees
    13 Design considerations for new planting
    14 Ground works and preparation for new planting
    15 Post development management
    Annex A (informative) Trees and the law
    Annex B (informative) Useful contacts
    Annex C (informative) Damage to trees
    Annex D (informative) Example tree survey pro forma
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    Abstract - (Show below) - (Hide below)

    Gives recommendations and guidance on the principles to be applied to achieve a satisfactory juxtaposition of trees, including shrubs, hedges and hedgerows, with structures.

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    Committee B/213
    Development Note Supersedes BS 5837(1991) and 04/30089945 DC. (09/2005)
    Document Type Standard
    Publisher British Standards Institution
    Status Superseded
    Superseded By
    Supersedes

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

    11/30214388 DC : 0 BS 8103-1 - STRUCTURAL DESIGN OF LOW-RISE BUILDINGS - PART 1: CODE OF PRACTICE FOR STABILITY, SITE INVESTIGATION, FOUNDATIONS AND GROUND FLOOR SLABS FOR HOUSING
    11/30153572 DC : 0 BS 6187 - CODE OF PRACTICE FOR DEMOLITION AND PARTIAL DEMOLITION, INCLUDING FOR STRUCTURAL REFURBISHMENT
    BS 6187(2011) : 2011 CODE OF PRACTICE FOR FULL AND PARTIAL DEMOLITION
    08/30089959 DC : DRAFT JULY 2008 BS 3998 - RECOMMENDATIONS FOR TREE WORK
    BS 3998(2010) : 2010 TREE WORK - RECOMMENDATIONS
    BS 8103-1(2011) : 2011 STRUCTURAL DESIGN OF LOW-RISE BUILDINGS - PART 1: CODE OF PRACTICE FOR STABILITY, SITE INVESTIGATION, FOUNDATIONS, PRECAST CONCRETE FLOORS AND GROUND FLOOR SLABS FOR HOUSING

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

    BS EN ISO 11091 : 1999 CONSTRUCTION DRAWINGS - LANDSCAPE DRAWING PRACTICE
    BS 8206-2:1992 LIGHTING FOR BUILDINGS - CODE OF PRACTICE FOR DAYLIGHTING
    BS PAS 100(2005) : 2005 SPECIFICATION FOR COMPOSTED MATERIALS
    BS 3998(1989) : 1989 RECOMMENDATIONS FOR TREE WORK
    BS 4428(1989) : 1989 CODE OF PRACTICE FOR GENERAL LANDSCAPE OPERATIONS (EXCLUDING HARD SURFACES)
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