This Standard identifies the requirements, the basic performance criteria and evaluation of conformity for precast linear elements (such as columns, beams and frame elements) made of reinforced or prestressed normal weight concrete, used for the construction of the structures of buildings and other civil engineering works, except bridges.
This Standard covers terminology, performance criteria, tolerances, relevant physical properties, test methods, and aspects of transport and erection.
This Standard does not cover load bearing capacity determined by testing.
Legislation related to this standard
Regulation (eu) No 305/2011 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 9 march 2011 laying down harmonised conditions for the marketing of construction products and repealing council directive 89/106/eec