EC7 Part 2

Designation Date (in UK) Name Title Status Comment
EN 1997-2 cites a large number of test standards (about 75 in total) broken down into a number of drafting tasks. The full listing is given below, and readers should note that others are still being added to the list
22475 Ground Investigation and Testing – Sampling Methods and Groundwater Measurement
BS EN ISO 22475-1 2007 Part 1 Technical principles for execution BS EN ISO 22475-1 is implemented by BS5930:2015 Planning of investigations, sampling and measurement strategies. Preparatory work for revision in hand
BS EN ISO 22475-2 2007 Part 2 Qualification criteria for enterprises and personnel Implementation is by a normative BS, see below. Minimum qualifications for lead personnel and companies.
BS EN ISO 22475-3 2008 Part 3 Conformity assessments of enterprises and personnel by third parties Implementation is by a normative BS, see below. Minimum criteria for external audit
BS 22475-2 2011 Qualification criteria for enterprises and personnel Normative BS that increases the requirements on the Responsible Expert to include professional qualification and registration
BS 22475-3 2011 Conformity assessments of enterprises and personnel by third parties Normative BS that requires that third party audit is annual
22476 Ground Investigation and Testing – Field Testing
BS EN ISO 22476-1 2013 Part 1 Electrical Cone and piezocone penetration tests Published February 2013 and so now implemented For details see Geotechnica Issue 16 Nov 2012:
http://www.equipegroup.com/services/thegeotechnica/issue16/theGeotechnica_issue16.html
BS EN ISO 22476-2 2005 Part 2 Dynamic Probing

+A1:2011

Implemented into UK practice July 2007. Amendment published in Jan 2012 Clause 3.2 of BS 1377:1990 withdrawn.
UK to propose Revision
BS EN ISO 22476-3 2005 Part 3 Standard Penetration test

+A1:2011

Implemented into UK practice July 2007. Amendment published in Jan 2012 Clause 3.3 of BS 1377:1990 withdrawn.
UK to propose revision
BS EN ISO 22476-4 2012 Part 4 Menard Pressuremeter test Published March 2013 and so implemented
BS EN ISO 22476-5 2012 Part 5 Flexible dilatometer test Published March 2013 and so implemented
BS EN ISO 22476-6 Part 6 Self Boring pressuremeter test Under vote to create New Work Item so that drafting can progress
BS EN ISO 22476-7 2012 Part 7 Borehole jacking test Published March 2013 and so implemented
BS EN ISO 22476-8 Part 8 Full displacement pressuremeter test Under vote to create New Work Item so that drafting can progress
BS EN ISO 22476-9 Part 9 Field vane test Enquiry closed April 2014.

Progress stalled for the present

UK submitted extensive comments in Enquiry.
BS EN ISO 22476-10 2005 Part 10 Weight sounding test Published as Technical Specification Full EN version out for Enquiry closed. Comments being resolved
BS EN ISO 22476-11 2005 Part 11 Flat dilatometer test Published as Technical Specification.

 

Full EN version out for Enquiry closed. Comments being resolved
BS EN ISO 22476-12 2009 Part 12 Mechanical cone penetration test Published and implemented in UK
BS EN ISO 22476-13 Part 13 Plate loading test In preparation
EN ISO 22476-15 Drilling parameters – recording Published 2016 and so now implemented
EN ISO 22476-29 Phicometer shearing test Not registered as a Work Item
EN ISO 22476-30 Menard pressuremeter test with an unload- reload loop Not registered as a Work Item
22477 Ground Investigation and Testing – Geotechnical Structure tests
BS EN ISO 22477-1 Part 1 Pile testing – Static axial compression Re-registered as Work Item 2016. Draft in preparation and Enquiry expected shortly
BS EN ISO 22477-2 Part 2 Pile testing – Static axial tension Not registered as a Work Item
BS EN ISO 22477-3 Part 3 Pile testing – Transverse tension Not registered as a Work Item
BS EN ISO 22477-4 Part 4 Pile testing – Dynamic axial compression  Enquiry in progress to Jan 2017
BS EN ISO 22477-5 Part 5 Testing of grouted anchors Enquiry in progress. CLoses 20/11/2016  Title altered
BS EN ISO 22477-6 Part 6 Testing of nails Not currently registered as a Work Item
BS EN ISO 22477-7 Part 7 Testing of reinforced fill Not registered as a Work Item
BS EN ISO 22477-8 Part 8 Pile testing – Statnamic testing Not registered as a Work Item
BS EN ISO 22477-10  2016 Part 10 Rapid testing of piles Published and effectively implemented
22282 Ground Investigation and Testing – Geohydraulic tests
BS EN ISO 22282-1 2012 Part 1 General Rules Published October 2012; BS 5930 clauses 25.4, 25.5, 27 and 28 deleted. Accommodated in BS5930:2015 For details of the contents of all six parts, see the summary in Geotechnica Issue 16 Nov 2012: http://www.equipegroup.com/services/thegeotechnica/issue16/theGeotechnica_issue16.html
BS EN ISO 22282-2 2012 Part 2 Water permeability test in borehole without packer Published October 2012; BS 5930 clauses 25.4, 25.5, 27 and 28 deleted. Accommodated in BS5930:2015
BS EN ISO 22282-3 2012 Part 3 Water pressure test in rock Published October 2012; BS 5930 clauses 25.4, 25.5, 27 and 28 deleted. Accommodated in BS5930:2015
BS EN ISO 22282-4 2012 Part 4 Pumping tests Published October 2012; BS 5930 clauses 25.4, 25.5, 27 and 28 deleted. Accommodated in BS5930:2015
BS EN ISO 22282-5 2012 Part 5 Infiltrometer tests Published October 2012; BS 5930 clauses 25.4, 25.5, 27 and 28 deleted. Test not used in UK
BS EN ISO 22282-6 2012 Part 6 Closed packer systems Published October 2012; BS 5930 clauses 25.4, 25.5, 27 and 28 deleted. Test not used in UK
17892 Ground Investigation and Testing – Laboratory testing
17892-1 2014 Part 1 Water content Published in 2014

BS 1377-2:1990 clause 3.2 superseded

BS 1377:1990 Parts 1 to 8 remain in force until further notice.

NB 1377-1 has been revised and re-published in 2015

17892-2 2014 Part 2 Density of fine grained soils Published in 2014

BS 1377-2:1990 clauses 7.2, 7.3, 7.4 superseded

17892-3 Part 3 Density of solid particles Published in 2016

BS 1377-2:1990 clause 8.3 superseded

17892-4 Part 4 Particle size distribution Published in 2016

BS 1377-2:1990 clause 9 will be superseded

17892-5 Part 5 Oedometer test Published in 2017

BS 1377-5:1990 clause 3 will be superseded

17892-6 Part 6 Fall cone test Published in 2017

No BS equivalent

17892-7 Part 7 Compression test Enquiry under way closes 20/11/2016

BS 1377-7:1990 clause 5 will be superseded

17892-8 Part 8 Unconsolidated triaxial test Enquiry under way closes 20/11/2016

BS 1377-7:1990 clause 7 will be superseded

17892-9 Part 9 Consolidated triaxial test Enquiry under way closes 20/11/2016

BS 1377-8:1990 will be superseded

17892-10 Part 10 Direct shear test In preparation. New Work Item approved so drafting progressing

BS 1377-7:1990 clauses 4, 5 and 6 will be superseded

17892-11 Part 11 Permeability test In preparation. New Work Item approved so drafting progressing.

BS 1377-5:1990 clause 5 and 1377-6 clause 5 will be superseded

 

17892-12 Part 12 Atterberg limits In preparation. New Work Item approved so drafting progressing

BS 1377-2:1990 clauses 4 and 5 will be superseded

14688 Ground Investigation and Testing – Identification and classification of soil
BS EN ISO 14688-1 2002 Part 1 Identification and classification of soil – identification and description

+A1:2013 (changes very minor)

Implemented into UK practice July 07.

UK leading revision of the EN standard as convenor. Enquiry on the Revision completed July 2016 and now out for Formal Vote until October 2017

BS 5930:1999+A2:2010 incorporated revised Section 6. Further revised within BS5930:2015
BS EN ISO 14688-2 2004 Part 2 Identification and classification of soil – Principles for a classification

+A1:2013 (changes very minor)

Implemented into UK practice July 07.

UK leading revision of the EN standard as convenor. Enquiry on the Revision completed July 2016 and now out for Formal Vote until October 2017

BS 5930:1999+A2:2010 incorporated revised Section 6. Further revised within BS5930:2015
14689 Ground Investigation and Testing – Identification and classification of rock
BS EN ISO 14689-1 2003 Part 1 Identification and classification of rock – Identification and description Implemented into UK practice July 07.

UK leading revision of the EN standard as convenor. Enquiry on the Revision completed July 2016 and now out for Formal Vote until October 2017

BS 5930:1999+A2:2010 incorporated revised Section 6. Further revised within BS5930:2015
18674 Ground Investigation and Testing – Geotechnical monitoring by field instruments
EN ISO 18674-1 2015 Part 1 Geotechnical monitoring by field instruments – General rules Published and now implemented in UK
EN ISO 18674-2 Part 2 Geotechnical monitoring by field instruments –
Measurement of displacements along a line ; Extensometers
Published and now implemented in UK
EN ISO 18674-3 Part 3 Geotechnical monitoring by field instruments –
Measurement of displacements along a line; Inclinometers
Enauiry stage completed July 2016.  Comments being addressed.  No comments from UK
EN ISO 18674-4 Part 4 Geotechnical monitoring by field instruments –
Measurement of displacements along a line; Piezometers
In preparation
EN ISO 18674-5 Part 5 Geotechnical monitoring by field instruments –
Measurement of displacements along a line; Total pressure cells
In preparation
EN ISO 18674-6 Part 6 Geotechnical monitoring by field instruments –
Measurement of displacements along a line; Hydraulic settlement gauges
In preparation
EN ISO 18674-7 Part 7 Geotechnical monitoring by field instruments –
Measurement of displacements along a line; Hydraulic settlement gauges
In preparation
EN ISO 18674-8 Part 8 Geotechnical monitoring by field instruments –
Measurement of displacements along a line; Strain gauges
In preparation
EN ISO 18674-9 Part 9 Geotechnical monitoring by field instruments –
Measurement of displacements along a line; Goedetic monitoring instruments
In preparation
EN ISO 18674-10 Part 10 Geotechnical monitoring by field instruments –
Measurement of displacements along a line; Vibration monitoring instruments
In preparation
OTHER TESTS or STANDARDS
BS 8574 2014 Code of practice for the management of geotechnical data for ground engineering projects. Published and implemented  All practitioners should be following the guidelines here for data management
EN ISO 17628 2014 Geothermal testing methods for geothermal heat exchanger Published and now implemented in UK
ISO 19901-8 2014 Petroleum and natural gas industries — Specific requirements for offshore structures — Part 8: Marine soil Investigations Should be considered as implemented for relevant investigations