British Standards affected by Eurocodes

Designation Date published (in UK) Name Title Status
British Standards affected by of EN ISO Standards which supersede the national standards

 

BS 8006 2010 Strengthened/reinforced soils
BS 6031 2009 Earthworks
BS 8004 1986 Standard replaced by 2015 Code (see right) Code of practice for Foundations This BS was withdrawn in 2010 as EC7 was implemented.  It has now been revised and re-published in 2015 as non-contradictory, complementary information; the aim of this new document is to lead practitioners towards a more economic design while remaining EC7 compliant
BS 8008 1996 Construction and descent of machine-bored shafts
BS 8081 2015 Grouted Anchorages  1989 version has been completely revised to accommodate changes in EN1997-1 (Section 8) NB – that Chapter 8 was changed in 2013.
 BS 8002  1994 Standard replaced by 2015 Code (see right)  

Code of practice for earth retaining structures

This BS was withdrawn in 2010 as EC7 was implemented.  It has now been revised and re-published in 2015 as non-contradictory, complementary information; the aim of this new document is to lead practitioners towards a more economic design while remaining EC7 compliant
BS 5930 1999 Code of Practice For Site Investigations Amendments +A1:2007 and +A2:2010 accommodated EN ISO Standards. Now superseded by revised version Withdrawn in July 2015
BS 5930 2015  

Code of Practice For Ground Investigations

 

Published as the new BS in July 2015
BS 1377 1990

(Part 1 2016)

Methods of test for soils for civil engineering purposes Part 1 revised and re-published July 2016

Parts 2 – 8 remain in force for now but are progressively being superseded by the publications of the 17892 series.

Status of the whole of 1377 is under review as a result and there will be major restructuring as the EN ISO 17892 series is complete.

Part 9 is progressively being withdrawn as EN ISO 22476 series are published.