Eurocodes are the uniform building standards for all European countries. They are European standards for the structural design and development of buildings.
Eurocodes are developed by the Comité Européen de Normalisation (CEN). They are a collection of common building codes for the member states of the European Union.
CEN regularly reviews each standard and adapts it if necessary.
Are you active in the construction industry? Or do you own a building? Then the standards related to building structures offer you many advantages. Eurocodes provide improved:
There are 10 Eurocodes in total:
Eurocodes 0 and 1 are the basis for calculations. They contain the general rules for:
Six of the Eurocodes deal with different building materials:
The series contains two more Eurocodes that describe some specific calculation methods: