BS EN 54-27:2015 - Fire detection and fire alarms systems. Duct smoke detectors

BS EN 54-27:2015

Fire detection and fire alarms systems. Duct smoke detectors

Status : Current, Work in hand   Published : May 2015



This European Standard specifies requirements, test methods and performance criteria for fire detectors which detect smoke in air ducts in buildings as a part of a fire detection and fire alarm system or as an actuator for a fire protection system.

Duct smoke detectors with special characteristics and developed for specific risks are not covered by this document.


Certain types of detector contain radioactive materials. The national requirements for radiation protection differ from one member state to another and are not specified in this standard.

Standard NumberBS EN 54-27:2015
TitleFire detection and fire alarms systems. Duct smoke detectors
StatusCurrent, Work in hand
Publication Date31 May 2015
Normative References(Required to achieve compliance to this standard)IEC 60068-2-6:2007, IEC 60068-2-75:2014, IEC 60068-2-27:2008, EN 60068-2-2:2007, EN 60068-2-6:2008, IEC 60068-2-2:2007, EN 60068-2-75:2014, EN 60068-2-27:2009, IEC 60068-2-42:2003, IEC 60068-2-78:2012, IEC 60068-2-1:2007, EN 60068-2-1:2007, EN 60068-2-42:2003, EN 60068-1:2014, EN 60068-2-78:2013, EN 54-7:2000, EN 54-20:2006, EN 54-1:2011, IEC 60068-1:1988, EN 54-13:2005, EN 50130-4:2011
Informative References(Provided for Information)EN 54-4:1997, IEC 60950-1:2005, EN ISO 9001:2008, ISO 9001:2008, EN 60950-1:2006, 305/2011/EU
International RelationshipsEN 54-27:2015
DescriptorsDetectors, Testing, Performance, Test methods, Buildings, Fire safety in buildings, Fire detectors, Ventilation ductwork, Smoke, Smoke detectors, Fire alarms
Title in FrenchSystèmes de détection et d'alarme incendie. Détecteurs de fumées dans les conduits
Title in GermanBrandmeldeanlagen. Rauchmelder für die Überwachung von Lüftungsleitungen
ISBN978 0 580 79691 3
File Size1.523 MB

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