Eurocode 6: Design of Masonry Structures



U.K. Standards Supporting the use of Eurocode 6

BSI publishes documments which have been developed in the UK to support the use of the Eurocode and the European standards without conflicting with the Principles or Requirements of them.

PD 6697:2010 Recommendations for the design of masonry structures to BS EN 1996-1-1 and BS EN 1996-2.
This Published Document is published by BSI and came into effect on 30 November 2010. It contains non-contradictory complementary information and additional gudance for use in the UK with BS EN 1996-1-1 and BS EN 1996-2. It does not specifically cover BS EN 1996-1-2 and BS EN 1996-3 but some of the information it contains may be relevant.

BS 6073: 2008 Precast concrete masonry units - Part 2: Guide for specifying precast concrete masonry units.
This British Standard gives guidance for specifying precast concrete masonry units conforming to BS EN 771-3 and BS EB 771-4.

PAS 70: 2003 HD Clay bricks- Guide to appearance and site measured dimensions and tolerance
This Publicly Available Specification gives guidance on assessing the appearnce of facing bricks and the determination of on-site measurements of work size dimensions for all High Density (HD) clay bricks as defined by BS EN 771-1.