Eurocode 1 , Part 1-1 , BS EN 1991-1-1

General actions – Densities, self-weight and imposed loads


Assessment of actions to be used in the structural design of buildings and civil engineering works due to the density of construction materials and stored materials, the self-weight of construction elements and imposed loads on floors and roofs of buildings.


UK status

Green BS code and national annex kit published on 30/12/2005


Part of Eurocode:

EN 1991 Eurocode 1 Actions

Part of packages:

2/1  Design of concrete building and civil engineering structures (excluding bridges and liquid retaining and containment structures)
2/2  Design of concrete bridges
2/3  Design of concrete liquid-retaining and containment structures
3/1  Design of steel building and civil engineering structures (excluding bridges, silos, tanks and pipelines, steel piling, crane supporting structures, and towers and masts)
3/2  Design of steel bridges
3/3  Design of steel silos, tanks and pipelines
3/4  Design of steel piling
3/5  Design of steel crane-supporting structures
3/6  Design of steel towers and masts
4/1  Design of composite steel and concrete building and civil engineering structures (excluding bridges)
4/2  Design of composite steel and concrete bridges
5/1  Design of timber buildings and civil engineering structures (excluding bridges)
5/2  Design of timber bridges
6  Design of masonry building and civil engineering structures (excluding bridges)
9  Design of all aluminium structures

BS standards superseded: BS 6399-1:1996


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