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Reference EN 61537:2007
Title Cable management - Cable tray systems and cable ladder systems
Project Number 16751
Abstract/Scope This International Standard specifies requirements and tests for cable tray systems and cable ladder systems intended for the support and accommodation of cables and possibly other electrical equipment in electrical and/or communication systems installations. Where necessary, cable tray systems and cable ladder systems may be used for the division or arrangement of cables into groups.


Current Stage code 6060
Current Stage code date 2007-01-05
Current Stage code deadline 2007-09-01
Deadline date for vote  


Directive(s) LVD (2006/95/EC)
Order Voucher  


IEC Technical Body IEC/SC 23A
Reference Document IEC 61537:2006 (EQV)
ICS 29.120.10 - Conduits for electrical purposes
Keywords Cable; Tray; Ladder
A-Deviation(s) FR
Special National Condition(s)  


Categories - Aspects
Product Life Cycle


Deadline Date
6060 2007-01-05 2007-09-01 export to doc file  EN  FR  DE
5099 2006-12-01 2007-02-01  
5061 2006-10-26 2006-12-01  
5060 2006-09-26 2006-10-23 export to doc file  EN
5020 2006-07-21 2006-09-22  
4099 2005-10-14 2006-05-31  
4020 2005-02-11 2005-07-15  
3099 2005-02-08 2005-02-11  

Implementation Dates

date of Ratification (DOR) (1) 2006-12-01
date of Availability (DAV) (2) 2007-01-05
date of Announcement (DOA) (3) 2007-03-01
date of Publication (DOP) (4) 2007-09-01
date of Withdrawal (DOW) (5) 2009-12-01


Supersedes EN 61537:2001
Superseded by  
Normative reference (6) ISO 1461:1999
ISO 2178:1982
ISO 2808:1997
ISO 4046:1978
ISO 9227:1990
ISO 10289:1999
EN 60068-2-75:1997
IEC 60364-5-52:2001
EN 60695-2-11:2001
EN 60695-11-2:2003

(1) Date of ratification (dor) date when the Technical Board notes the approval of an EN (and HD for CENELEC), from which time the standard may be said to be approved

(2) Date of availability (dav) date when the definitive text in the official language versions of an approved CEN/CENELEC publication is distributed by the Central Secretariat

(3) Date of announcement (doa) latest date by which the existence of an EN (and HD for CENELEC), a TS or a CWA has to be announced at national level

(4) Date of publication (dop) latest date by which an EN has to be implemented at national level by publication of an identical national standard or by endorsement

(5) Date of withdrawal (dow) latest date by which national standards conflicting with an EN (and HD for CENELEC) have to be withdrawn

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