EN 16583:2022

Heat exchangers - Hydronic room fan coils units - Determination of the sound power level EN 16583:2022

Publication date:   Dec 15, 2022

General information

60.60 Standard published   Jul 27, 2022


CEN/TC 113 Heat pumps and air conditioning units

European Norm

27.060.30   Boilers and heat exchangers



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This document is applicable to hydronic fan coil units (FCU) as factory-made single assemblies which provide the functions of cooling and/or heating but do not include the source of cooling or heating.
This document is applicable to both air free delivery and air ducted units with a maximum external static pressure due to duct resistance of 300 Pa max.
This document specifies methods for the determination of the acoustical performance of fan coil units, defining standard working condition and installation.
It is not the purpose of this document to specify the tests used for production or field testing.
NOTE For the purpose of remaining clauses, the term “unit” is used to mean “fan coil unit”.

Related legislation

Legislation related to this standard


Commission Regulation (EU) 2016/2281 of 30 November 2016 implementing Directive 2009/125/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council establishing a framework for the setting of ecodesign requirements for energy-related products, with regard to ecodesign requirements for air heating products, cooling products, high temperature process chillers and fan coil units

Life cycle


EN 16583:2015


EN 16583:2022
60.60 Standard published
Jul 27, 2022


EN 16583:2022/prA1