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Standards & norms
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European standards

The most important norms for the assessment and the use of glass in connection with buildings

The most important norms for the assessment and the use of glass in connection with buildings are:

EN 81 Safety rules for the construction and installation of lifts

EN 101 Ceramic tiles; Determination of surface scratch hardness according to the Mohs scale

EN 356 Glass in building – Security glazing – Testing and classification of resistance against manual attack

EN 410 Glass in building – Determination of luminous and solar characteristics of glazing

EN 572 Glass in building – Basic soda lime silicate glass products

EN 673 Glass in building – Determination of thermal transmittance (U value) – Calculation method

EN 674 Glass in building – Determination of thermal transmittance (U value) – Guarded hot plate method

EN 1063 Glass in building – Security glazing – Testing and classification of resistance against bullet attack

EN 1096 Glass in building – Coated glass

EN 1279 Glass in building – Insulated glass units

EN 1363 Fire resistance tests

EN 1364 Fire resistance tests – on non-load bearing elements

EN 1533/1523 Windows, doors, shutters and blinds – Bullet resistance

EN 1627-1630 Burglar-resistant construction products – Requirements and classification, test methods for the determination of resistance under static and dynamic loading and to manual burglary attempts

EN 1748 Glass in building – Special basic products

EN 1863 Glass in building – Heat strengthened soda lime silicate glass

EN 10204 Metallic products – Types of inspection documents

EN 12150 Glass in building – Thermally-tempered soda lime silicate safety glass

EN 12207 Windows and doors – Air permeability – Classification

EN 12208 Windows and doors – Water tightness – Classification

EN 12412 Thermal performance of windows, doors and shutters

EN 12488 Glass in building – Glazing requirements – Assembly rules

EN 12600 Glass in building – Pendulum tests

EN 12758 Glass in building – Glazing and air-borne sound insulation

EN 12898 Glass in building – Determination of the emissivity

EN 13022 Glass in building – Structural sealant glazing

EN 13123 (p. 1+2) Windows, doors and shutters – Explosion resistance

EN 13501 Fire classification of construction products and building elements

EN 13541 Glass in building – Security glazing – Testing and classification of resistance against explosion pressure

EN 14179 Glass in building – Heat-soaked thermally tempered soda lime silicate safety glass

EN 14449 Glass in building – Laminated glass and laminated safety glass

EN 15434 Glass in building – Product standard for structural and/or ultra-violet resistant sealant

EN 15651 Joint sealants for non-load bearing applications in buildings and on pedestrian paths

EN 16612 Glass in building – Determination of the load resistance of glass panes by calculation and testing

DIN 18008-1 Glass in building – Design and construction rules Terms and general bases

DIN 18008-2 Glass in building – Design and construction rules Linearly supported glazing

DIN 18008-3 Glass in building – Design and construction rules Point fixed glazing

DIN 18008-4 Glass in building – Design and construction rules  Additional requirements on barrier glazing

DIN 18008-5 Glass in building – Design and construction rules Additional requirements for walk-on glazing

DIN 18008-6 Glass in building – Design and construction rules Additional requirements for walk-on glazing in case of maintenance procedures and for fall-through glazing

EN 20140 Acoustics – Measurement of sound insulation in buildings and of building elements

EN ISO 140-3 Acoustics – Measurement of sound insulation in buildings and of building elements – Laboratory measurements of airborne sound insulation of building elements

EN ISO 717-1  Acoustics – Rating of sound insulation in building and of building elements – Airborne sound insulation

EN ISO 1288-1...5  Glass in building – Bending strength of glass

EN ISO 9050 Glass in building – Determination of light transmittance, solar direct transmittance, total solar energy transmittance, ultra-violet transmittance and related glazing factors

EN ISO 10077 Thermal performance of windows, doors and shutters

EN ISO 12543 Glass in building – Laminated glass and laminated safety glass

EN ISO 13788 Hygrothermal performance of building components and building elements