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Fire classification of construction products and building elements - Part 2: Classification using data from fire resistance tests, excluding ventilation services

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CEN

CEN/TC 127 Fire safety in buildings

European Norm

13.220.50   Fire-resistance of building materials and elements

Scope

This document specifies the procedure for classification of construction products and building elements using data from fire resistance and smoke leakage tests which are within the direct field of application of the relevant test method. Classification on the basis of extended application of test results is also included in the scope of this document.
This document deals with:
a) loadbearing elements without a fire separating function:
— walls;
— floors;
— roofs;
— beams;
— columns;
— balconies;
— walkways;
— stairs.
b) loadbearing elements with a fire separating function, with or without glazing, services and fixtures:
— walls;
— floors;
— roofs;
— raised floors.
c) products and systems for protecting elements or parts of the works:
— ceilings with no independent fire resistance;
— fire protective coatings, claddings and screens;
d) non-loadbearing elements or parts of works, with or without glazing, services and fixtures:
— partitions;
— facades (curtain walls) and external walls;
— ceilings with independent fire resistance;
— raised floors;
— fire doors and shutters and their closing devices;
— smoke control doors;
— conveyor systems and their closures;
— penetration seals;
— linear joint seals;
— service ducts and shafts;
— air transfer grilles.
— chimneys.
e) wall and ceiling coverings with fire protection ability.
f) lift landing doors which are tested according to EN 81 58 are excluded from this document. Lift landing doors which are tested in accordance with EN 1634 1 are classified in accordance with 7.5.5.
Relevant test methods which have been prepared for these elements are listed in Clauses 2 and 7.

Related legislation

Legislation related to this standard

305/2011

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

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