As 1562 revised and redesignated in part as as 1562 1 1992.
Metal roofing australian standards.
The saa hb39 1992 since replaced by the 1997 version has been the gospel of the roofing industry for all the state building codes and was originally made possible by a joint arrangement of the victorian plumbing industry board the metal building products manufacturers association ltd and standards australia in addition with the support of the steel roofing installation industry the aluminium development council and masters plumbers of australia.
Design and installation of sheet roof and wall cladding part 1.
The industry guideline ul 2218 exists to test a metal panel s resistance to puncturing or failing when it comes into contact with items such as hail or other small debris.
Not all steel that is available in australia meets bca standards and there is a lot of imported steel that does not fall in line with all the set guidelines.
The aged standards review is one of the ways in which standards australia gives effect to that commitment.
In this post we want to share a quick guide to australian roof types.
As ca42 revised and redesignated as 1562 1973.
Therefore it is important to opt for high quality metal roofing products like colorbond that are made completely bca compliant.
Amdt 1 1993 amdt 2 1995.
Australian standard as 1562 1 2018 design and installation of sheet roof and wall cladding metal victoria description you will be required to comply with this standard if you are a registered plumber licensed plumber or any other person authorised to carry out plumbing work and you intend to undertake roofing stormwater work.
Australia a country like no other boasting a topography that includes desert plains and vast outback ranges to dense rainforests and coastal seasides.
This standard sets out requirements for the design and installation of self supporting metal roof and wall cladding subjected to out of plane external actions and in plane thermally induced actions permanent actions on walls and steep roofs and frictional drag of wind and snow actions notes.
Having such a diverse environment mean the needs for roofing materials vary.
1 the term metal roof is considered to include metal tiles 2 stressed skin design diaphragm action is not covered in this standard.