BS EN 17121:2019 - Conservation of cultural heritage. Historic timber structures. Guidelines for the on-site assessment of load-bearing timber structures

BS EN 17121:2019

Conservation of cultural heritage. Historic timber structures. Guidelines for the on-site assessment of load-bearing timber structures

Status : Current   Published : October 2019

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This document gives guidelines on the criteria to be used for the on-site assessment of load-bearing timber structures in heritage buildings. It is intended for all those concerned with the conservation of heritage buildings which contain wooden elements, from the building owners or authorities who are responsible for them to the professionals employed. It should also help decision-making regarding the need for immediate measures. Its aim is to guarantee that condition survey and assessment provide the necessary data for historical analysis, structural safety assessment and planning of intervention works.

This document is applicable to any kind of timber member and to any kind of historic timber structures. It is not applicable to timber members made of engineered wood based panels and glued laminated timber.

This document provides a comprehensive procedure for the on-site assessment. With a practical and technical evaluation of the damage found and based on the responsibility of the involved professionals, a sufficient assessment can also be made when not all the steps are followed.

In each different country, the document is expected to be applied in accordance with National legislation and regulations.




Standard NumberBS EN 17121:2019
TitleConservation of cultural heritage. Historic timber structures. Guidelines for the on-site assessment of load-bearing timber structures
StatusCurrent
Publication Date03 October 2019
Normative References(Required to achieve compliance to this standard)EN 1995-1-1, EN 16085, EN 16096, EN 1912, EN 335, EN 14081-1:2016
Informative References(Provided for Information)UNI 11118, UNE 41808, EN 1990, EN 338, UNE 41809, UNI 11119, UNI 11138, UNI 11161, EN 844-3, EN 1998-3, EN 844-4:1997, EN 15898:2011, EN 1001-1:2005, ISO 13822:2010
International RelationshipsEN 17121:2019
DescriptorsSafety, Analysis, Surveying, Load-bearing boards, Timber
ICS91.080.20
97.195
Title in FrenchConservation du patrimoine culturel. Structures en bois du patrimoine. Lignes directrices relatives à l'évaluation sur site des stuctures porteuses en bois
Title in GermanErhaltung des kulturellen Erbes. Historische Holzkonstruktionen. Leitlinien für die Bewertung vor Ort von tragenden Holzkonstruktionen
CommitteeB/560
ISBN978 0 580 97899 9
PublisherBSI
FormatA4
DeliveryYes
Pages32
File Size828 KB
Price£182.00


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