Building Regulations

BS 8004:1986-Code of practice for foundations

Summary

Design and construction of foundations for the normal range of buildings and engineering structures, excluding foundations for special structures. General design, shallow, deep and subaqueous foundations, cofferdams and caissons, pile foundations; guidance on geotechnical processes; also tide work, underwater concreting, diving and site preparation for foundation work. Durability of timber, metal and concrete structures. A special reference is made to safety precautions.

Published Date: 1986-09-30

Pages: 160

Confirmation Date: 2003-10-01

ISBN No: 0 580 15166 2

Status: Confirmed, Current

Supersedes Draft(s): 80/11563 DC

Cross References: BS 12, BS 144, BS 410, BS 449, BS 882, BS 913, BS 1047, BS 1377, BS 3892, BS 4027, BS 4072, BS 4275, BS 4360, BS 4449, BS 4461, BS 4978, BS 5135, BS 5268:Part 5, BS 5328, BS 5493, BS 5573, BS 5607, BS 5589, BS 5837, BS 5930, BS 6031, BS 6187, BS 6349, BS 6543, BS 6699, BS 8110:Part 1, CP 101, CP 102, CP 114, CP 115, CP 116, CP 1017, CP 1021, CP 2012:Part 1, PD 6484, DD 81, DIN 4150, Health and Safety at Work etc. Act 1974, Factories Act, 1961, Construction (General Provisions) Regulations 1961, Construction (Lifting Operations) Regulations 1961, Construction (Working Places) Regulations 1966, Construction (Health and Welfare) Regulations 1966, Woodworking Machines Regulations 1974, Work in Compressed Air (Amendment) Regulations 1960, Diving Operations Special Regulations 1960, Asbestos Regulations 1969, Electricity Regulations 1908, Electricity (Factories Act) Special Regulations 1944, Protection of Eyes Regulations 1974, Abrasive Wheels Regulation 1970, Offshore Installations (Diving Operations) Regulations 1974, Merchant Shipping Act 1974, Merchant Shipping (Diving Operations) Regulations 1975, Mineral Workings (Offshore Installations) Regulations Act 1971, Offshore Installations (Inspectors and Casualties) Regulations 1973, Submarine Pipelines (Diving Operations) Regulations 1976, IEE Regulations for Electrical Installations 1981

Source: British Standards Institute

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