BS 8102:2009 Code of practice for protection of below ground structures against water from the ground

Standard Number
BS 8102:2009
Title
Code of practice for protection of below ground structures against water from the ground
Publication Date
Replaces
BS 8102:1990
Descriptors
This British Standard gives recommendations and provides guidance on methods of dealing with and preventing the entry of water from surrounding ground into a structure below ground level.
It covers the use of:
a) waterproofing barrier materials applied to the structure,
b) structurally integral watertight construction; and
c) drained cavity construction.
Keywords
Drainage, Weather protection systems, Risk assessment, Ground-water drainage, Waterproofing materials, Waterproof materials, Tanking, Underground structures, Buildings, Protection against water from the ground, Vapour barriers, Render, Site investigations, Grades (quality), Construction materials, Structural design, Basements
Pages
44
File Size
10.6 MB
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