Ventilation for buildings - Fire precautions for air distribution systems in buildings

General information

10.99 New project approved   Feb 17, 1997


CEN/TC 156 Ventilation for buildings

European Norm


This European Standard gives guidance for designers and building construction teams in the incorporation of ventilation and air conditioning systems into new and existing buildings and specifically covers precautions to prevent the spread of fire, smoke or other by-products of combustion within a building through movement of air for environmental control i.e. ventilation, heating and cooling.

Related legislation

Legislation related to this standard


Construction products


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


10.99 New project approved
Feb 17, 1997