International Standards – Building Products and Construction

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ASTM A981 This test method describes procedures to establish the relative bond strength of 15.2 mm (0.6 in.) diameter, Grade 270 prestressing steel strand in cement grout as used in prestressed ground anchors for the purpose of evaluating the effects of manufacturing practices on bond strength.
ASTM C1018 This test method evaluates the flexural performance of toughness parameters derived from fiber-reinforced concrete in terms of areas under the load-deflection curve obtained by testing a simply supported beam under third-point loading.
ASTM C1042 This test method covers the determination of the bond strength of latex bonding systems for use with portland-cement concrete. This test method covers bonding hardened mortar specimens to freshly mixed mortar specimens.
ion of flexural bond strength of nonreinforced masonry by physical testing of each joint of masonry prisms.
ASTM C109 This test method covers determination of the compressive strength of hydraulic cement mortars, using 2-in. or [50-mm] cube specimens.
ASTM C1194 This test method covers the sampling, preparation of specimens, and determination of the compressive strength of architectural cast stone.
ASTM C1230 This test method covers determination of the tensile load capacity of glass-fiber reinforced concrete (GFRC) bonding pads used for attaching steel anchors to GFRC architectural panels.
ASTM C1314 This test method covers procedures for masonry prism construction and testing, and procedures for determining the compressive strength of masonry.
ASTM C1404 This test method covers the laboratory determination of the bond strength of adhesive systems used to adhere freshly mixed mortar to hardened portland-cement concrete.
ASTM C1505 This test method covers the determination of breaking strength of ceramic tiles by three-point loading.
ASTM C1583 This test method covers the test method for the tensile strength of concrete surfaces and the bond strength and tensile strength of concrete repair and overlay by the direct tension method.
ASTM C165 This test method covers two procedures for determining the compressive resistance of thermal insulations.
ASTM C203 These test methods cover the determination of the breaking load and calculated flexural strength of a rectangular cross section of a preformed block-type thermal insulation tested as a simple beam. It is also applicable to cellular plastics.
ASTM C273 This test method covers the determination of shear properties of sandwich construction core materials associated with shear distortion of planes parallel to the facings. It covers the determination of shear strength parallel to the plane of the sandwich, and the shear modulus associated with strains in a plane normal to the facings.
ASTM C293 This test method covers determination of the flexural strength of concrete specimens by the use of a simple beam with center-point loading. It is not an alternative to Test Method C78.
ASTM C297 This test method covers the determination of the core flatwise tension strength, or the bond between core and facings of an assembled sandwich panel. The test consists of subjecting a sandwich construction to a tensile load normal to the plane of the sandwich, such load being transmitted to the sandwich through thick loading blocks bonded to the sandwich facings or directly to the core.
ASTM C307 This test method covers the determination of tensile strength of cured chemical-resistant materials in the form of molded briquets. These materials include mortars, brick and tile grouts, machinery grouts, and monolithic surfacings.
ASTM C348 This test method covers the determination of the flexural strength of hydraulic-cement mortars.
ASTM C363 This test method covers the determination of the delamination strength (node bond strength) of honeycomb core materials.
ASTM C364 This test method covers the determination of flat structural sandwich construction compressive properties in a direction parallel to the sandwich facing plane.
ASTM C365 This test method covers the determination of the compressive strength and modulus of sandwich cores.
ASTM C367 These test methods cover the determination of the strength properties of prefabricated architectual acoustical tile or lay-in ceiling panels.
ASTM C39 This test method covers determination of compressive strength of cylindrical concrete specimens such as molded cylinders and drilled cores. It is limited to concrete having a unit weight in excess of 50 lb/ft3 [800 kg/m3].
ASTM C393 This test method covers determination of the properties of flat sandwich constructions subjected to flatwise flexure in such a manner that the applied moments produce curvature of the sandwich facing planes.
ASTM C425 This specification covers materials and test requirements for compression joints for vitrified clay pipe and fittings. See Specification C 700 for pipe specifications. The test requirements are applicable to pipe joint assemblies prior to field installation of pipe.
ASTM C480 This test method covers the determination of the creep characteristics and creep rate of sandwich constructions loaded in flexure, at any desired temperature.
ASTM C482 This test method covers the determination of the ability of glazed ceramic wall tile, ceramic mosaic tile, quarry tile, and pavers to be bonded to portland cement. This test method includes both face-mounted and back-mounted tile.
ASTM C495 This test method covers the preparation of specimens and the determination of the compressive strength of lightweight insulating concrete having an oven-dry weight not exceeding 50 lb/ft (800 kg/m ) as determined by the procedures described herein.
ASTM C579 These test methods cover the determination of the compressive strength of chemical-resistant mortars, grouts, monolithic surfacings, and polymer concretes. These materials may be based on resin, silicate, silica, or sulfur binders.
ASTM C580 This test method covers the determination of flexural strength and modulus of elasticity in flexure of cured chemical-resistant materials in the form of molded rectangular beams. These materials include mortars, brick and tile grouts, structural grouts, machinery grouts, monolithic surfacings (60 mils or greater), and polymer concretes. These materials shall be based on resin, silicate, silica, or sulfur binders.
ASTM C684 This test method covers four procedures for making, curing, and testing specimens of concrete stored under conditions intended to accelerate the development of strength. The four procedures are: Procedure A-Warm Water Method, Procedure B-Boiling Water Method, Procedure C-Autogenous Curing Method, and Procedure D-High Temperature and Pressure Method.
ASTM C686 This test method covers evaluation of strength in tension on mineral fiber batt- and blanket-type insulation products. It is useful for determining the comparative tensile properties of these products, specimens of which cannot be held by the more conventional clamp-type grips. This is a quality control method, and the results should not be used for design purposes. It is not normally used for board-type products.
ASTM C78 This test method covers the determination of the flexural strength of concrete by the use of a simple beam with third-point loading.
ASTM C882 This test method covers the determination of the bond strength of epoxy-resin-base bonding systems for use with portland-cement concrete. This test method covers bonding hardened concrete to hardened or freshly-mixed concrete.
ASTM C900 This test method covers determination of the pullout strength of hardened concrete by measuring the force required to pull an embedded metal insert and the attached concrete fragment from a concrete test specimen or structure. The insert is either cast into the fresh concrete or installed in hardened concrete.
ASTM C942 This test method covers the determination of the compressive strength of hydraulic cement grout for preplaced-aggregate (PA) concrete.
ASTM C947 This test method covers determination of the flexural ultimate strength in bending and the yield strength of glass-fiber reinforced concrete sections by the use of a simple beam of 1.0 in. (25.4 mm) or less in depth using third-point loading.
ASTM D1037 This test method for evaluating the properties of wood-base fibre and partical panel material. Tensile Strength Parallel to Surface (21-27) Tensile Strength Perpendicular to Surface (28-33) Compression Strength Parallel to Surface (34-40) Other sections include testing on various types of fastners.
ASTM D1074 This test method provides a method for measuring the compressive strength of compacted bituminous mixtures. It is for use with specimens weighed, batched, mixed, and fabricated in the laboratory, as well as for mixtures manufactured in a hot-mix plant.
ASTM D1075 This test method covers measurement of the loss of compressive strength resulting from the action of water on compacted bituminous mixtures containing asphalt cement. A numerical index of reduced compressive strength is obtained by comparing the compressive strength of freshly molded and cured specimens with the compressive strength of duplicate specimens that have been immersed in water under prescribed conditions.
ASTM D1101 These test methods cover an accelerated means of measuring the resistance to delamination of structural laminated wood members intended for exterior service.
ASTM D113 These test methods covers Ductility of Bituminous Materials.
ASTM D143 These methods cover the determination of various strength and related properties of wood by testing small clear specimens.
ASTM D1761 These test methods provide a basic procedure for evaluating the resistance of wood and wood-base materials to direct withdrawal of nails, staples, and screws. Spikes are included as nails in this standard.
ASTM D2105 This test method covers the determination of the comparative longitudinal tensile properties of fiberglass pipe when tested under defined conditions of pretreatment, temperature, and testing machine speed. Both glass-fiber-reinforced thermosetting-resin pipe (RTRP) and glass-fiber-reinforced polymer mortar pipe (RPMP) are fiberglass pipes.
ASTM D2344 This test method determines the short-beam strength of high-modulus fiber-reinforced composite materials. The specimen is a short beam machined from a curved or a flat laminate up to 6.00 mm [0.25 in.] thick. The beam is loaded in three-point bending.
ASTM D2523 This practice is a guide for determining the load-strain properties of roofing membranes and their components at various temperatures. Test specimens may be prepared in the laboratory or cut from samples obtained in the field.
ASTM D3039 This test method determines the in-plane tensile properties of polymer matrix composite materials reinforced by high-modulus fibers. The composite material forms are limited to continuous fiber or discontinuous fiber-reinforced composites in which the laminate is balanced and symmetric with respect to the test direction.
ASTM D3043 These test methods determine the flexural properties of strips cut from structural panels or panels up to 4 by 8 ft in size. Structural panels in use include plywood, waferboard, oriented strand board, and composites of veneer and of wood-based layers.
ASTM D3044 This test method covers determination of the shear modulus of wood-based structural panels associated with shear distortion in the plane of the panels. The method is applicable to all types of wood-based structural panels. The grain direction or orientation of the individual plies, laminations, or layers shall be parallel or perpendicular to the edge of the test specimen.
ASTM D3479 This test method determines the fatigue behavior of polymer matrix composite materials subjected to tensile cyclic loading.
ASTM D3500 These test methods cover the determination of the tensile properties of structural panels.
ASTM D3501 These test methods cover the determination of the compression properties of wood-based structural panels.
ASTM D4073 This test method covers the determination of the tensile-tear strength of bituminous roofing membranes.
ASTM D4761 These test methods cover the determination of the mechanical properties of stress-graded lumber and other wood-base structural material.
ASTM D4932 This test method covers the determination of the force needed to pull a fastener through any type of roofing or waterproofing ply sheet, roll roofing, or shingle, or to cause fastener failure under specified laboratory conditions.
ASTM D5405 This test method covers laboratory determination of the time-to-failure (creep-rupture) of joints fabricated from nonbituminous organic roof membrane material. The test method covers both T-peel and lap-shear joints subjected to constant tensile load under controlled environmental conditions.
ASTM D5602 This test method covers evaluation of the maximum static puncture load that roofing membrane samples can withstand without allowing the passage of water.
ASTM D5651 This test method is a measure of the cohesive bond strength of the fibers, or particles, on the surface of wood-base fiber and particle panels (for example, particleboard and medium-density fiberboard) in the direction perpendicular to the plane of the panel.
ASTM D5652 These test methods cover procedures for evaluating the strength and stiffness of single-bolted connections in wood or wood-base products when subjected to static loading.
ASTM D5801 This test method describes the procedure for measuring the toughness and tenacity of bituminous materials.
ASTM D6084 This test method covers the elastic recovery of a bituminous material measured by the recoverable strain determined after severing an elongated briquet specimen of the material of the form.
ASTM D6108 This test method covers the determination of the mechanical properties of plastic lumber and shapes, when the entire cross-section is loaded in compression at relatively low uniform rates of straining or loading.
ASTM D6109 These test methods are suitable for determining the flexural properties for any solid or hollow manufactured plastic lumber product of square, rectangular, round, or other geometric cross section that shows viscoelastic behavior.
ASTM D6112 These test methods cover the determination of the creep and creep-rupture properties of plastic lumber and shapes, when loaded in compression or flexure under specified environmental conditions.
ASTM E132 This test method covers the determination of Poisson’s ratio from tension tests of structural materials at room temperature.
ASTM E2134 This test method evaluates the tensile-adhesion performance of an exterior insulation and finish System (EIFS) or its individual components by two different procedures: Procedure A, Dry Conditioning and Testing of Specimens; and Procedure B, Wet Conditioning and Testing of Specimens.
ASTM E518 These test methods cover determination of the flexural bond strength of unreinforced masonry assemblages.
ASTM E519 This test method covers determination of the diagonal tensile or shear strength of 1.2 by 1.2-m (4 by 4-ft) masonry assemblages by loading them in compression.
BS 1881-119:1983 Testing concrete. Method for determination of compressive strength using portions of beams broken in flexure (equivalent cube method).
BS 1881-121:1983 Testing concrete. Method for determination of static modulus of elasticity in compression.
BS 1881-127:1990 Testing concrete. Method of verifying the performance of a concrete cube compression machine using the comparative cube test.
BS 6319-10:1987 Testing of resin and polymer/cement compositions for use in construction. Method for measurement of temperature of deflection under a bending stress.
BS 6319-11:1993 Testing of resin and polymer/cement compositions for use in construction. Methods for determination of creep in compression and in tension.
BS 6319-2:1983 Testing of resin and polymer/cement compositions for use in construction. Method for measurement of compressive strength.
BS 6319-3:1990 Testing of resin and polymer/cement compositions for use in construction. Methods for measurement of modulus of elasticity in flexure and flexural strength.
BS 6319-6:1984 Testing of resin and polymer/cement compositions for use in construction. Method for determination of modulus of elasticity in compression.
BS 6319-7:1985 Testing of resin and polymer/cement compositions for use in construction. Method for measurement of tensile strength.
BS EN 1015-11:1999 Methods of test for mortar for masonry. Determination of flexural and compressive strength of hardened mortar.
BS EN 1015-12:2000 Methods of test for mortar for masonry. Determination of adhesive strength of hardened rendering and plastering mortars on substrates.
BS EN 1052-1:1999 Methods of test for masonry. Determination of compressive strength.
BS EN 1072:1995 Plywood. Description of bending properties for structural plywood.
BS EN 1170-4:1998 Precast concrete products. Test method for glass-fibre reinforced cement. Measuring bending strength, “complete bending test” method.
BS EN 12311-1:2000 Flexible sheets for waterproofing. Determination of tensile properties. Bitumen sheets for roof waterproofing.
BS EN 12311-2:2000 Flexible sheets for waterproofing. Determination of tensile properties. Plastic and rubber sheets for roof waterproofing.
BS EN 12316-1:2000 Flexible sheets for waterproofing. Determination of peel resistance of joints. Bitumen sheets for roof waterproofing.
BS EN 12316-2:2000 Flexible sheets for waterproofing. Determination of peel resistance of joints. Plastic and rubber sheets for roof waterproofing.
BS EN 12365-2:2003 Building hardware. Gasket and weatherstripping for doors, windows, shutters and curtain walling. Linear compression force test methods.
BS EN 12372:1999 Natural stone test methods. Determination of flexural strength under concentrated load.
BS EN 12390-3:2002 Testing hardened concrete. Compressive strength of test specimens.
BS EN 12390-4:2000 Testing hardened concrete. Compressive strength. Specification for testing machines.
BS EN 12390-5:2000 Testing hardened concrete. Flexural strength of test specimens.
BS EN 12390-6:2000 Testing hardened concrete. Tensile splitting strength of test specimens.
BS EN 13879:2002 Wood-based panels. Determination of edgewise bending properties.
BS EN 13892-2:2002 Methods of test for screed materials. Determination of flexural and compressive strength.
BS EN 14617-15:2005 Agglomerated stone. Test methods. Determination of compressive strength.
BS EN 14580 Natural stone test methods. Determination of static elastic modulus.
BS EN 14617-2:2004 Agglomerated stone. Test methods. Determination of flexural strength (bending).
BS EN 1533:2000 Wood and parquet flooring. Determination of bending properties.
BS EN 1605:1997 Thermal insulating products for building applications. Determination of deformation under specified compressive load and temperature conditions.
BS EN 1606:1997 Thermal insulating products for building applications. Determination of compressive creep.
BS EN 1607:1997 Thermal insulating products for building applications. Determination of tensile strength perpendicular to faces.
BS EN 1608:1997 Thermal insulating products for building applications. Determination of tensile strength parallel to faces.
BS EN 28340:1991, ISO 8340:1984 Building construction. Jointing products. Sealants. Determination of tensile properties at maintained extension.
BS EN 310:1993 Wood-based panels. Determination of modulus of elasticity in bending and of bending strength.
BS EN 319:1993 Particleboards and fibreboards. Determination of tensile strength perpendicular to the plane of the board.
BS EN 431:1994 Resilient floor coverings. Determination of peel resistance.
BS EN 432:1994 Resilient floor coverings. Determination of shear force.
BS EN 538:1994 Clay roofing tiles for discontinuous laying. Flexural strength test.
BS EN 846-5:2000 Methods of test for ancillary components for masonry. Determination of tensile and compressive load capacity and load displacement characteristics of wall ties (couplet test).
BS EN 846-6:2000 Methods of test for ancillary components for masonry. Determination of tensile and compressive load capacity and load displacement characteristics of wall ties (single end test).
BS EN ISO 9047:2003 Building construction. Jointing products. Determination of adhesion/cohesion properties of sealants at variable temperatures.
BS ISO 24345 Resilient floor coverings. Determination of peel strength.