Eurocode 6: Design of Masonry Structures

Support Material


Publications from The Concrete Centre and Masonry Associations

"How to design masonry structures using Eurocode 6"

1. Introduction Download

2. Vertical resistance Download

3. Lateral resistance Download

Publication from the International Masonry Society

"Eurocode for Masonry EN 1996-1-1 and EN 1996-2 Guidance and Worked Examples"

Purchase from IMS

Publication from the Institution of Structural Engineers

"Manual for the design of plain masonry in building structures to Eurocode 6".

ISE GuidePurchase from ISE

"An overview of the specifying and detailing masonry construction".

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Publications from the British Standards Institution

"Extracts from Structural Eurocodes for Students of Structural Design".

BSI Student Guide Purchase from BSI

Eurocodes Companion More

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Essential Guide to Eurocodes Transition

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Publication from ice publishing

Designers' Guide to Eurocode 6:Design of Masonry Structures

Purchase from Thomas Telford

EC6 seminar training materials from the seminar held in Brussels on the 2nd & 3rd April 2009 now available. More.


Design Notes

These design notes have been prepared using the best endeavours of the authors. No liability for negligence or otherwise in relation to this design guidance is accepted by or the authors.

Design Note 1: Collar jointed walls

Design Note 2: Deep beams

Design Note 3: Laterally loaded walls

Design Note 4: Wall ties-checking the capacity of a tie to transfer loads between the leaves of a cavity wall.

Design Note 5: Shape factors for Normalised strength

Design Note 6: Normalised strengths for UK masonry units

Design Note 7: Characteristic compressive strength of masonry -Tables