prNS-EN 1993-5:2023


Note: This standard has a new edition: NS-EN 1993-5:2007+NA:2010

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(1) EN 1993-5 provides rules for structural design of bearing piles and sheet piles made of steel. (2) EN 1993-5 provides rules for the structural design of steel elements for foundations and retaining wall structures constructed using steel piles.(3) EN 1993-5 is applicable to:— steel piled foundations for civil engineering works on land and over water;— temporary or permanent structures needed to carry out steel piling work;— temporary and permanent retaining structures made of continuous steel piling.(4) EN1993-5 does not apply to:— offshore platforms;— dolphins;— ground reinforcing elements.NOTE : Ground reinforcing elements include rock bolts; soil nails; sprayed concrete; wire mesh and facing elements.(5) EN 1993-5 does not cover the following aspects :— geotechnical design; — seismic design.NOTE 1 For geotechnical design refer to EN 1997 (all parts). NOTE 2 For the effects of ground movement caused by earthquakes refer to EN 1998-5.(6) EN 1993-5 provides methods for design by calculation and for design assisted by testing.

Document information

  • Standard from SN
  • Edition: 2023-09
  • Version: 1
  • Document type: NAT
  • Pages
  • ICS 91.010.30
  • ICS 91.080.13
  • National Committee SN/K 370/AG 01

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