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Eurocode 6: Design of masonry structures

BS EN 1996

BS EN 1996 relates to buildings and other civil engineering works, and covers reinforced, prestressed and confined masonry.

The four parts of BS EN 1996 cover the rules for reinforced and unreinforced masonry, structural fire design and detailed rules for lateral loading.


BS EN 1996-1-1 

General rules for reinforced and unreinforced masonry structures
Replaces BS 5628-1 and BS 5628-2

BS EN 1996-1-2

General rules. Structural fire design
Replaces BS 5628-3

BS EN 1996-2:2006

Design considerations, selection of materials and execution of masonry

BS EN 1996-3

Simplified calculation methods and simple rules for masonry structures

PD 6697 Recommendations for the design of masonry structures to BS EN 1996-1-1 a nd BS EN 1996-2

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