prEN 976-3

Underground tanks of Glass-Reinforced Plastics (GRP) - Horizontal cylindrical tanks for the non-pressure storage of liquid petroleum based fuels - Part 3: Requirements and test methods for double wall tanks prEN 976-3

General information

45.98 End of interruption of work - abandoned   May 21, 1998


CEN/TC 210 GRP tanks and vessels

European Norm


This Part 3 of European Standard EN 976 specifies the requirements and associated test methods for horizontal, cylindrical tanks made of glass reinforced thermosetting resins (hereafter called tanks), and for their auxiliary equipment, used for the underground storage under atmospheric pressure of liquid petroleum based fuels. The tanks specified by this European Standard are tanks of GRP double wall construction to provide the possibility of leak detection with EN ... and to provide containment. The tanks may have one or more compartments.

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


prEN 976-3
45.98 End of interruption of work - abandoned
May 21, 1998