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    HIGHWAY PARAPETS FOR BRIDGES AND OTHER STRUCTURES - PART 1: SPECIFICATION FOR VEHICLE CONTAINMENT PARAPETS OF METAL CONSTRUCTION

    Available format(s):  Hardcopy, PDF

    Language(s):  English

    Published date:  01-01-1998

    Publisher:  British Standards Institution

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    Foreword
    Introduction
    1 Scope
    2 References
    3 Definitions
    4 Symbols
    5 Designation of vehicle parapets
    6 General design
    7 Materials
    8 Additional design requirements for parapets for particular
       applications
    9 Construction
    10 Performance
    Annex A (informative) Guidance on levels of containment and
                          derivation of theoretical design forces
    Annex B (informative) Detailed design recommendations for new
                          designs of post and rail configurations
    Annex C (informative) Information to be provided by the
                          supplier/purchaser
    Annex D (normative) Method for dynamic testing
    Annex E (normative) Static testing of posts
    Annex F Annex deleted
    List of references

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    Defines requirements for design, materials, construction including storage, transport and installation, and testing of vehicle containment parapets of metal construction not less than 12 m long, mounted on plinths not in excess of 100 mm high, for provision of specified levels of containment for vehicles on highways.

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    Committee B/509/1
    Development Note Supersedes BS 6779-1(1992), 96/102247 DC. (04/2003) Reviewed and confirmed by BSI, April 2007. (03/2007)
    Document Type Standard
    Publisher British Standards Institution
    Status Current
    Superseded By
    Supersedes

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

    BS PD6634-1(1999) : 1999 VEHICLE RESTRAINT SYSTEMS - PART 1: FUNDAMENTALS - DATABASE
    BS 6779-4(1999) : 1999 HIGHWAY PARAPETS FOR BRIDGES AND OTHER STRUCTURES - PART 4: SPECIFICATION FOR PARAPETS OF REINFORCED AND UNREINFORCED MASONRY CONSTRUCTION
    BS PD6634-4(1999) : 1999 VEHICLE RESTRAINT SYSTEMS - PART 4: DEVELOPMENT OF BRIDGE PARAPETS IN THE UNITED KINGDOM
    BS 6779-2(1991) : 1991 HIGHWAY PARAPETS FOR BRIDGES AND OTHER STRUCTURES - SPECIFICATION FOR VEHICLE CONTAINMENT PARAPETS OF CONCRETE CONSTRUCTION
    BS 6579-3(1988) : 1988 SAFETY FENCES AND BARRIERS FOR HIGHWAYS - SPECIFICATION FOR COMPONENTS FOR TENSIONED RECTANGULAR HOLLOW SECTION BEAM (100 MM X 100 MM) SAFETY FENCE
    BS PD6634-2(1999) : 1999 VEHICLE RESTRAINT SYSTEMS - PART 2: FUNDAMENTALS OF HIGHWAY RESTRAINT SYSTEMS
    BS 6349-8(2007) : 2007 MARITIME STRUCTURES - PART 8: CODE OF PRACTICE FOR THE DESIGN OF RO-RO RAMPS, LINKSPANS AND WALKWAYS
    06/30124387 DC : DRAFT MAR 2006 BS 6349-8 - MARITIME STRUCTURES - PART 8: CODE OF PRACTICE FOR THE DESIGN OF RO-RO RAMPS, LINKSPANS AND WALKWAYS

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    BS 5493(1977) : 1977 CODE OF PRACTICE FOR PROTECTIVE COATING OF IRON AND STEEL STRUCTURES AGAINST CORROSION
    BS 4-1(1993) : 1993 STRUCTURAL STEEL SECTIONS - PART 1: SPECIFICATION FOR HOT-ROLLED SECTIONS
    BS EN 288-4 : 1992 SPECIFICATION AND APPROVAL OF WELDING PROCEDURES FOR METALLIC MATERIALS - WELDING PROCEDURES FOR THE ARC WELDING OF ALUMINIUM AND ITS ALLOYS
    BS 8118-2(1991) : 1991 STRUCTURAL USE OF ALUMINIUM - PART 2: SPECIFICATION FOR MATERIALS, WORKMANSHIP AND PROTECTION
    BS 6443(1984) : 1984 METHOD FOR PENETRANT FLAW DETECTION
    BS EN 10131:2006 Cold rolled uncoated and zinc or zinc-nickel electrolytically coated low carbon and high yield strength steel flat products for cold forming. Tolerances on dimensions and shape
    BS 6105(1981) : 1981 SPECIFICATION FOR CORROSION RESISTANT STAINLESS STEEL FASTENERS
    BS 8118-1(1991) : 1991 STRUCTURAL USE OF ALUMINUM - CODE OF PRACTICE FOR DESIGN
    BS 970-1(1996) : 1996 SPECIFICATION FOR WROUGHT STEELS FOR MECHANICAL AND ALLIED ENGINEERING PURPOSES - GENERAL INSPECTION AND TESTING PROCEDURES AND SPECIFIC REQUIREMENTS FOR CARBON, CARBON MANGANESE, ALLOY AND STAINLESS STEELS
    BS 5400-6(1980) : AMD 3400 STEEL, CONCRETE AND COMPOSITE BRIDGES - SPECIFICATION FOR MATERIALS AND WORKMANSHIP, STEEL
    BS EN 287-1 : 2011 QUALIFICATION TEST OF WELDERS - FUSION WELDING - PART 1: STEELS
    BS EN 24018 : 1992 HEXAGON HEAD SCREWS - PRODUCT GRADE C
    BS EN 288-2 : 1992 SPECIFICATION AND APPROVAL OF WELDING PROCEDURES FOR METALLIC MATERIALS - PART 2: WELDING PROCEDURE SPECIFICATION FOR ARC WELDING
    BS EN 24035 : 1992 HEXAGON THIN NUTS (CHAMFERED) - PRODUCTS GRADES A AND B
    BS 4848-2(1991) : 1991 HOT ROLLED STRUCTURAL STEEL SECTIONS - SPECIFICATION FOR HOT FINISHED HOLLOW SECTIONS
    BS 4395-1(1969) : 1969 SPECIFICATION FOR HIGH STRENGTH FRICTION GRIP BOLTS AND ASSOCIATED NUTS AND WASHERS FOR STRUCTURAL ENGINEERING - GENERAL GRADE
    BS 2901-4(1990) : 1990 FILLER RODS AND WIRES FOR GAS-SHIELDED ARC WELDING - SPECIFICATION FOR ALUMINIUM AND ALUMINIUM ALLOYS AND MAGNESIUM ALLOYS
    BS EN 287-2 : 1992 APPROVAL TESTING OF WELDERS - FUSION WELDING - ALUMINIUM AND ALUMINIUM ALLOYS
    BS 6579-5(1986) : 1986 SAFETY FENCES AND BARRIERS FOR HIGHWAYS - SPECIFICATION FOR OPEN BOX BEAM SAFETY FENCE (SINGLE HEIGHT)
    BS EN 10025 : 1993 HOT ROLLED PRODUCTS OF NON-ALLOY STRUCTURAL STEELS: TECHNICAL DELIVERY CONDITIONS
    BS 6579-3(1988) : 1988 SAFETY FENCES AND BARRIERS FOR HIGHWAYS - SPECIFICATION FOR COMPONENTS FOR TENSIONED RECTANGULAR HOLLOW SECTION BEAM (100 MM X 100 MM) SAFETY FENCE
    BS 6744:1986 SPECIFICATION FOR AUSTENITIC STAINLESS STEEL BARS FOR THE REINFORCEMENT OF CONCRETE
    BS EN 20898-2 : 1994 MECHANICAL PROPERTIES OF FASTENERS - PART 2: NUTS WITH SPECIFIED PROOF LOAD VALUES - COARSE THREAD
    BS EN 970 : 1997 NON-DESTRUCTIVE EXAMINATION OF FUSION WELDS - VISUAL EXAMINATION
    BS 7475:1991 (published 1991-11) Specification for fusion welding of austenitic stainless steels
    BS EN 10051:2010 Continuously hot-rolled strip and plate/sheet cut from wide strip of non-alloy and alloy steels. Tolerances on dimensions and shape
    BS 6579-1(1988) : 1988 SAFETY FENCES AND BARRIERS FOR HIGHWAYS - SPECIFICATION FOR COMPONENTS FOR TENSIONED CORRUGATED BEAM SAFETY FENCE ON Z POSTS
    BS EN 10210-1 : 2006 HOT FINISHED STRUCTURAL HOLLOW SECTIONS OF NON-ALLOY AND FINE GRAIN STEELS - PART 1: TECHNICAL DELIVERY CONDITIONS
    BS 6579-6(1988) : 1988 SAFETY FENCES AND BARRIERS FOR HIGHWAYS - SPECIFICATION FOR COMPONENTS FOR OPEN BOX BEAM SAFETY FENCE (DOUBLE HEIGHT)
    BS EN 24034 : 1992 HEXAGON NUTS - PRODUCTS GRADE C
    BS EN 10130:2006 (published 2006-12) Cold rolled low carbon steel flat products for cold forming. Technical delivery conditions
    BS 1449-1(1983) : 1983 STEEL PLATE, SHEET AND STRIP - SPECIFICATION FOR CARBON AND CARBON MANGANESE PLATE, SHEET AND STRIP
    BS 5400-2(1978) : 1978 STEEL CONCRETE AND COMPOSITE BRIDGES - SPECIFICATION FOR LOADS
    BS 970-3(1991) : 1991 SPECIFICATION FOR WROUGHT STEEL FOR MECHANICAL AND ALLIED ENGINEERING PURPOSES - PART 3: BRIGHT BARS FOR GENERAL ENGINEERING PURPOSES
    BS 3416(1991) : 1991 SPECIFICATION FOR BITUMEN-BASED COATINGS FOR COLD APPLICATION, SUITABLE FOR USE IN CONTACT WITH POTABLE WATER
    BS 5400-3:1982 STEEL CONCRETE AND COMPOSITE BRIDGES - CODE OF PRACTICE FOR DESIGN OF STEEL BRIDGES
    BS 6579-4(1990) : 1990 SAFETY FENCES AND BARRIERS FOR HIGHWAYS - SPECIFICATION FOR COMPONENTS FOR TENSIONED RECTANGULAR HOLLOW SECTION BEAM (200 MM X 100 MM) SAFETY FENCE
    BS 6072(1981) : 1981 METHOD FOR MAGNETIC PARTICLE FLAW DETECTION
    BS 729(1971) : 1971 SPECIFICATION FOR HOT DIP GALVANIZED COATINGS ON IRON AND STEEL ARTICLES
    BS EN 20898-1 : 1992 MECHANICAL PROPERTIES OF FASTENERS - BOLTS, SCREWS AND STUDS
    BS 5400-4(1990) : 1990 STEEL, CONCRETE AND COMPOSITE BRIDGES - CODE OF PRACTICE FOR DESIGN OF CONCRETE BRIDGES
    BS 3019-1(1984) : 1984 TIG WELDING - SPECIFICATION FOR TIG WELDING OF ALUMINIUM MAGNESIUM AND THEIR ALLOYS
    BS 1449-2(1983) : 1983 STEEL PLATE, SHEET AND STRIP - SPECIFICATION FOR STAINLESS AND HEAT-RESISTING STEEL PLATE, SHEET AND STRIP
    BS 6579-7(1989) : 1989 SAFETY FENCES AND BARRIERS FOR HIGHWAYS - SPECIFICATION FOR COMPONENTS FOR UNTENSIONED CORRUGATED BEAM SAFETY FENCE
    BS 5996(1993) : 1993 SPECIFICATION FOR ACCEPTANCE LEVELS FOR INTERNAL IMPERFECTIONS IN STEEL PLATE, STRIP AND WIDE FLATS, BASED ON ULTRASONIC TESTING
    BS EN 288-3 : 1992 SPECIFICATION AND APPROVAL OF WELDING PROCEDURES FOR METALLIC MATERIALS - PART 3: WELDING PROCEDURE TESTS FOR THE ARC WELDING OF STEELS
    BS 7818(1995) : 1995 SPECIFICATION FOR PEDESTRIAN RESTRAINT SYSTEMS IN METAL
    BS 1471(1972) : 1972 SPECIFICATION FOR WROUGHT ALUMINIUM AND ALUMINIUM ALLOYS FOR GENERAL ENGINEERING PURPOSES - DRAWN TUBE
    BS 4464(1969) : 1969 SPECIFICATION FOR SPRING WASHERS FOR GENERAL ENGINEERING AND AUTOMOBILE PURPOSES - METRIC SERIES
    BS 5135(1984) : 1984 SPECIFICATION FOR ARC WELDING OF CARBON AND CARBON MANGANESE STEELS
    BS 4300-1(1967) : 1967 WROUGHT ALUMINIUM AND ALUMINIUM ALLOYS FOR GENERAL ENGINEERING PURPOSES (SUPPLEMENTARY SERIES) - ALUMINIUM ALLOY LONGITUDINALLY WELDED TUBE
    BS EN 10083-2:2006 STEELS FOR QUENCHING AND TEMPERING - PART 2: TECHNICAL DELIVERY CONDITIONS FOR NON ALLOY STEELS
    BS EN 10034 : 1993 STRUCTURAL STEEL I AND H SECTIONS - TOLERANCES ON SHAPE AND DIMENSIONS
    BS 1387(1985) : 1985 SPECIFICATION FOR SCREWED AND SOCKETED STEEL TUBES AND TUBULARS AND FOR PLAIN END STEEL TUBES SUITABLE FOR WELDING OR FOR SCREWING TO BS 21 PIPE THREADS
    BS EN 24032 : 1992 HEXAGON NUTS, STYLE 1 - PRODUCTS GRADES A AND B
    BS 1474(1987) : 1987 SPECIFICATION FOR WROUGHT ALUMINIUM AND ALUMINIUM ALLOYS FOR GENERAL ENGINEERING PURPOSES: BARS, EXTRUDED ROUND TUBES AND SECTIONS
    BS 4848-4(1972) : 1972 SPECIFICATION FOR HOT ROLLED STRUCTURAL STEEL SECTIONS - EQUAL AND UNEQUAL ANGLES
    BS EN 485-1 : 2008 ALUMINIUM AND ALUMINIUM ALLOYS - SHEET, STRIP AND PLATE - PART 1: TECHNICAL CONDITIONS FOR INSPECTION AND DELIVERY
    BS 6180(1995) : 1995 CODE OF PRACTICE FOR BARRIERS IN AND ABOUT BUILDINGS
    BS EN 10083-1:2006 STEELS FOR QUENCHING AND TEMPERING - PART 1: GENERAL TECHNICAL DELIVERY CONDITIONS
    BS 6779-2(1991) : 1991 HIGHWAY PARAPETS FOR BRIDGES AND OTHER STRUCTURES - SPECIFICATION FOR VEHICLE CONTAINMENT PARAPETS OF CONCRETE CONSTRUCTION
    BS 1490(1988) : 1988 SPECIFICATION FOR ALUMINIUM AND ALUMINIUM ALLOY INGOTS AND CASTINGS FOR GENERAL ENGINEERING PURPOSES
    BS 3571-1(1985) : 1985 MIG WELDING - SPECIFICATION FOR MIG WELDING OF ALUMINIUM AND ALUMINIUM ALLOYS
    BS 4483(1985) : 1985 SPECIFICATION FOR STEEL FABRIC FOR THE REINFORCEMENT OF CONCRETE
    BS EN 10056-2 : 1993 SPECIFICATION FOR STRUCTURAL STEEL EQUAL AND UNEQUAL ANGLES - PART 2: TOLERANCES ON SHAPE AND DIMENSIONS
    BS EN 10002-1 : 2001 METALLIC MATERIALS - TENSILE TESTING - PART 1: METHOD OF TEST AT AMBIENT TEMPERATURE
    BS 4320(1968) : 1968 SPECIFICATION FOR METAL WASHERS FOR GENERAL ENGINEERING PURPOSES - METRIC SERIES
    BS EN 288-1 : 1992 SPECIFICATION AND QUALIFICATION OF WELDING PROCEDURES FOR METALLIC MATERIALS - GENERAL RULES FOR FUSION WELDING
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