Regulation

Regulations

Two of the key factors in the ATOX business strategy are safety and compliance with the standards and recommendations in force. Therefore, for the design and dimensioning of our structures we apply, among others, the following regulations:

  • EN 15878:2010. Steel static storage systems - Terms and definitions

General regulations for dimensioning

  • EN 1990:2002. Eurocodes - Basis of structural design.
  • EN 1993-1-1:2005. Eurocode 3: Design of steel structures. General rules and rules for buildings.
  • EN 1993-1-3:2006. Eurocode 3 - Design of steel structures. General rules - Supplementary rules for cold-formed members and sheeting.
  • EN 1993-1-8:2005. Eurocode 3: Design of steel structures. Design of joints.

Specific regulations for some pallet racking systems

  • EN 15512:2009. Steel static storage systems - Adjustable pallet racking systems - Principles for structural design.
  • EN 15620:2008. Steel static storage systems - Adjustable pallet racking - Tolerances, deformations and clearances.
  • EN 15629:2008. Steel static storage systems - Specification of storage equipment.
  • EN 15635:2008. Steel static storage systems - Application and maintenance of storage equipment.

Specific regulations for self-supporting racking

  • EN 1090-1:2009+A1:2011. Execution of steel structures and aluminium structures - Part 1: Requirements for conformity assessment of structural components.
  • EN 1090-2:2009+A1:2011. Execution of steel structures and aluminium structures - Part 2: Technical requirements for steel structures.
  • EN 1991-1-1:2002. Eurocode 1: Actions on structures - Part 1-1: General actions - Densities, self-weight, imposed loads for buildings.
  • EN 1991-1-3:2003. Eurocode 1: Actions on structures - Part 1-3: General actions - Snow loads.
  • EN 1991-1-4:2005. Eurocode 1: Actions on structures - Part 1-4: General actions - Wind actions.
  • EN 1991-1-5:2003. Eurocode 1: Actions on structures - Part 1-5: General actions - Thermal actions.
  • EN 1991-1-6:2005. Eurocode 1: Actions on structures - Part 1-6: General actions - Actions during execution.
  • EN 1991-1-7:2006. Eurocode 1: Actions on structures - Part 1-7: General actions - Accidental actions.

Special locations

If the project is situated in areas where there is a risk of earthquakes, on mobile equipment, etc., the local regulations applicable are evaluated in the first case or the design is adapted according to the working specifications of the support equipment.