EN 492:2012+A1:2016/prA2

Fibre-cement slates and fittings - Product specification and test methods

General information

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CEN/TC 128 Roof covering products for discontinuous laying and products for wall cladding

European Norm

91.100.40   Products in fibre-reinforced cement


This European Standard specifies the technical requirements and establishes methods of control and test as well as acceptance conditions for fibre-cement slates and their fibre-cement fittings for one or more of the following uses:
- roofing;
- internal wall finishes;
- external wall and ceiling finishes.
This European Standard applies to fibre-cement slates with a height dimension h (see Clause 4) not exceeding 850 mm for overlapping assembly. For the purpose of this European Standard, fibre-cement slates have been classified according to their bending moment.
This European Standard covers fibre-cement slates reinforced with fibres of different types as specified in 5.1.1.
This European Standard does not include calculations with regard to works, design requirements, installation techniques, wind uplift or rain proofing of the installed products.

Related legislation

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

Life cycle


EN 492:2012+A1:2016


EN 492:2012+A1:2016/prA2
40.60 Close of voting
Apr 27, 2017