BS EN 1995-2:2004 - Eurocode 5. Design of timber structures. Bridges – BSI British Standards

BS EN 1995-2:2004

Eurocode 5. Design of timber structures. Bridges

Status : Current, Under review   Published : December 2004



BS EN 1995-2:2004 gives general design rules for the structural parts of bridges, i.e. structural members of importance for the reliability of the whole bridge or major parts of it, made of timber or other wood-based materials, either singly or compositely with concrete, steel or other materials.

It covers the following subjects:

  • basis of design
  • material properties
  • durability Section 5: Basis of structural analysis
  • ultimate limit states
  • serviceability limit states connections, and structural detailing and control.

The National Annex for this standard is also available.


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Standard NumberBS EN 1995-2:2004
TitleEurocode 5. Design of timber structures. Bridges
StatusCurrent, Under review
Publication Date15 December 2004
Normative References(Required to achieve compliance to this standard)EN 1991-2, EN 1993-2, EN 1995-1-1, EN 10138-1, EN 1990:2002/AMD 1, EN 1992-2, EN 1992-1-1, EN 1991-1-4, EN 10138-4, EN 1990:2002
Informative References(Provided for Information)EN 1991-2
International RelationshipsEN 1995-2:2004
DescriptorsStructures, Approval testing, Wood, Structural design, Wood products, Safety measures, Bridges, Design, Joints, Buildings, Fire resistance, Design calculations, Planed timber, Serviceability limits, Joinery timber, Factor of safety, Construction materials, Woodbased sheet materials, Sawn timber, Durability, Structural timber, Structural systems
Title in FrenchEurocode 5. Conception et calcul des structures bois. Ponts
Title in GermanEurocode 5. Bemessung und Konstruktion von Holzbauten. Brücken
ISBN0 580 40149 6
File Size1.178 MB
NotesImplements EN 1995-2 which replaces ENV 1995-2.

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