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New Fire-Resistance Of Building Materials And Elements Standards for the 2nd Quarter 2014

Kyle Bach

Document Center Inc. is pleased to announce that the following New Standards on Fire-Resistance Of Building Materials And Elements are now available:


  • ASTM E84, 2014 Edition, Standard Test Method for Surface Burning Characteristics of Building Materials
  • ASTM E906, 2014 Edition, Standard Test Method for Heat and Visible Smoke Release Rates for Materials and Products Using a Thermopile Method
  • ASTM E2231, 2014 Edition, Standard Practice for Specimen Preparation and Mounting of Pipe and Duct Insulation Materials to Assess Surface Burning Characteristics
  • ASTM E2749, 2010 Edition Reaffirmed in 2014, Standard Practice for Measuring the Uniformity of Furnace Exposure on Test Specimens
  • BS 476-4, Corrigendum 1 for 1970 Edition, Fire tests on building materials and structures. Non-combustibility test for materials
  • BS 476-6Corrigendum 1 for 1989 Edition, Fire tests on building materials and structures. Method of test for fire propagation for products
  • BS 476-7, Corrigendum 1 for 1997 Edition, Fire tests on building materials and structures. Method of test to determine the classification of the surface spread of flame of products
  • BS-476-11, Corrigendum 1 for 1982 Edition, Fire tests on building materials and structures. Method of test to determine the classification of the surface spread of flame of products
  • BS 476-12, Corrigendum 1 for 1991 Edition, Fire tests on building materials and structures. Method of test for ignitability of products by direct flame impingement
  • BS 476-20Corrigendum 1 for 1987 Edition, Fire tests on building materials and structures. Method for determination of the fire resistance of elements of construction (general principles)
  • BS 476-21Corrigendum 1 for 1987 Edition, Fire tests on building materials and structures. Methods for determination of the fire resistance of loadbearing elements of construction
  • BS 476-22Corrigendum 1 for 1987 Edition, Fire tests on building materials and structures. Method for determination of the fire resistance of non-loadbearing elements of construction
  • BS 476-24Corrigendum 1 for 1987 Edition, Fire tests on building materials and structures. Method for determination of the fire resistance of ventilation ducts
  • BS 476-31.1Corrigendum 1 for 1987 Edition, Fire tests on building materials and structures. Methods for measuring smoke penetration through doorsets and shutter assemblies
  • BS 476-33Corrigendum 1 for 1993 Edition, Fire tests on building materials and structures. Full-scale room test for surface products
  • BS EN 1994-1-2, 2005 Edition with Amendment 1, Eurocode 4. Design of composite steel and concrete structures. General rules. Structural fire design
  • BS EN 15269-5, 2014 Edition, Extended application of test results for fire resistance and/or smoke control for door, shutter and openable window assemblies, including their elements of building hardware. Fire resistance of hinged and pivoted metal framed glazed doorsets and openable windows
  • DIN EN 1364-3, 2014 Edition, Fire resistance tests for non-loadbearing elements – Part 3: Curtain walling – Full configuration (complete assembly)
  • DIN EN 1364-4, 2014 Edition, Fire resistance tests for non-loadbearing elements – Part 4: Curtain walling – Part configuration
  • ISO 3008-2, 1st Edition, Fire-resistance tests – Part 2: Lift landing door assemblies



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