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    CODE OF PRACTICE FOR FOUNDATIONS

    Available format(s):  Hardcopy, PDF

    Language(s):  English

    Published date:  01-01-2015

    Publisher:  British Standards Institution

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    Foreword
    1 Scope
    2 Normative references
    3 Terms and definitions
    4 General rules 6
    5 Spread foundations
    6 Pile foundations
    Annexes
    Annex A (normative) - Helical steel pile foundations
    Annex B (normative) - Underpinning
    Annex C (informative) - Specific formations
    Annex D (informative) - Archaeological finds
    Bibliography

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    Describe recommendations for the design and construction of foundations for the normal range of buildings and engineering structures.

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    Committee B/526
    Development Note Together with BS EN 1997-1, it supersedes BS 8004(1986). Supersedes 15/30301520 DC. (07/2015)
    Document Type Standard
    Publisher British Standards Institution
    Status Current

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    BS EN 771-3 : 2011 SPECIFICATION FOR MASONRY UNITS - PART 3: AGGREGATE CONCRETE MASONRY UNITS (DENSE AND LIGHTWEIGHT AGGREGATES)
    BS 5481(1977) : 1977 SPECIFICATION FOR UNPLASTICIZED PVC PIPE AND FITTINGS FOR GRAVITY SEWERS
    BS 437(2008) : 2008 SPECIFICATION FOR CAST IRON DRAIN PIPES, FITTINGS AND THEIR JOINTS FOR SOCKETED AND SOCKETLESS SYSTEMS
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    BS 5930(1999) : 1999 CODE OF PRACTICE FOR SITE INVESTIGATIONS
    BS 8500-1(2015) : 2015 CONCRETE - COMPLEMENTARY BRITISH STANDARD TO BS EN 206 - PART 1: METHOD OF SPECIFYING AND GUIDANCE FOR THE SPECIFIER
    BS 4449(2005) : 2005 STEEL FOR THE REINFORCEMENT OF CONCRETE - WELDABLE REINFORCING STEEL - BAR, COIL AND DECOILED PRODUCT - SPECIFICATION
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    BS EN 771-4 : 2011 SPECIFICATION FOR MASONRY UNITS - PART 4: AUTOCLAVED AERATED CONCRETE MASONRY UNITS
    BS 8081(1989) : 1989 AMD 7268 CODE OF PRACTICE FOR GROUND ANCHORAGES
    BS EN ISO 14688-1 : 2002 GEOTECHNICAL INVESTIGATION AND TESTING - IDENTIFICATION AND CLASSIFICATION OF SOIL - PART 1: IDENTIFICATION AND DESCRIPTION
    BS EN 1997-2 : 2007 EUROCODE 7 - GEOTECHNICAL DESIGN - PART 2: GROUND INVESTIGATION AND TESTING
    BS PD6694-1(2011) : 2011 RECOMMENDATIONS FOR THE DESIGN OF STRUCTURES SUBJECT TO TRAFFIC LOADING TO BS EN 1997-1:2004
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    BS EN 12715:2000 EXECUTION OF SPECIAL GEOTECHNICAL WORK - GROUTING
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    BS EN 1997-1 : 2004 EUROCODE 7: GEOTECHNICAL DESIGN - PART 1: GENERAL RULES
    BS 65(1991) : 1991 SPECIFICATION FOR VITRIFIED CLAY PIPES, FITTINGS AND DUCTS, ALSO FLEXIBLE MECHANICAL JOINTS FOR USE SOLELY WITH SURFACE WATER PIPES AND FITTINGS
    BS EN 335-1 : 2006 DURABILITY OF WOOD AND WOOD-BASED PRODUCTS - DEFINITION OF USE CLASSES - PART 1: GENERAL
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    BS 8500-2(2015) : 2015 CONCRETE - COMPLEMENTARY BRITISH STANDARD TO BS EN 206 - PART 2: SPECIFICATION FOR CONSTITUENT MATERIALS AND CONCRETE
    BS EN 350-2 : 1994 DURABILITY OF WOOD AND WOOD BASED PRODUCTS - NATURAL DURABILITY OF SOLID WOOD - PART 2: GUIDE TO NATURAL DURABILITY AND TREATABILITY OF SELECTED WOOD SPECIES OF IMPORTANCE IN EUROPE
    BS EN ISO 14688-2 : 2004 GEOTECHNICAL INVESTIGATION AND TESTING - IDENTIFICATION AND CLASSIFICATION OF SOIL - PRINCIPLES FOR A CLASSIFICATION
    BS PD6697(2010) : 2010 RECOMMENDATIONS FOR THE DESIGN OF MASONRY STRUCTURES TO BS EN 1996-1-1 AND BS EN 1996-2
    BS EN 1852-1:2009 PLASTICS PIPING SYSTEMS FOR NON-PRESSURE UNDERGROUND DRAINAGE AND SEWERAGE - POLYPROPYLENE (PP) - PART 1: SPECIFICATIONS FOR PIPES, FITTINGS AND THE SYSTEM
    BS PD6484(1979) : 1979 COMMENTARY ON CORROSION AT BIMETALLIC CONTACTS AND ITS ALLEVIATION
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    BS 5837(2012) : 2012 TREES IN RELATION TO DESIGN, DEMOLITION AND CONSTRUCTION - RECOMMENDATIONS
    BS EN 1996-1-1 : 2005 EUROCODE 6 - DESIGN OF MASONRY STRUCTURES - PART 1-1: GENERAL RULES FOR REINFORCED AND UNREINFORCED MASONRY STRUCTURES
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    BS EN 771-1 : 2011 SPECIFICATION FOR MASONRY UNITS - PART 1: CLAY MASONRY UNITS
    BS EN 12716:2001 EXECUTION OF SPECIAL GEOTECHNICAL WORKS - JET GROUTING
    BS EN ISO 13793 : 2001 THERMAL PERFORMANCE OF BUILDINGS - THERMAL DESIGN OF FOUNDATIONS TO AVOID FROST HEAVE
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    BS EN 771-6 : 2011 SPECIFICATION FOR MASONRY UNITS - PART 6: NATURAL STONE MASONRY UNITS
    BS EN ISO 19901-4:2003 PETROLEUM AND NATURAL GAS INDUSTRIES - SPECIFIC REQUIREMENTS FOR OFFSHORE STRUCTURES - PART 4: GEOTECHNICAL AND FOUNDATION DESIGN CONSIDERATIONS (ISO 19901-4:2016)
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