UPDATES ON STANDARDS

The following  British Standards commonly used by geotechnical engineers are under review by the BSI.  If you have any comments on them they request such be submitted to them by 31 July 2016.

  • Aggregate testing – BS EN 1097 and BS EN 1367
  • Clay geosynthetic barriers – BS EN ISO 10769 and BS EN ISO 10773

In addition the following standard has been published by BSI:

  • BS EN 13719: 2016. Geosynthetic. Determination of the long term protection efficiency of geosynthetics in contact with geosynthetic barriers.

Readers are referred to the BSI for further details about the standards.