Application of the European construction standards, EKS 8
The European construction standards (Eurocodes), together with the national choices in the Boverket Series of Provision on the Application of European Construction Standards (EKS) constitute in most cases the only system for the design of load bearing structures in Sweden.
This is a translation of the Boverket mandatory provisions and general recommendations on the application of European design standards (Eurocodes); BFS 2011:10, EKS 8. The translation is strictly for informative purposes. The legally binding text is found in the Swedish original document of the EKS 8.
This version, EKS 8, is not the latest version. The latest version is EKS 9 and is only available in Swedish.