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    Structural design actions Permanent, imposed and other actions

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    Published date:  04-06-2002

    Publisher:  Standards Australia

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    Abstract - (Show below) - (Hide below)

    Provides design values of permanent, imposed and other actions to be used in the limit state design of structures and members. It is intended to be used in conjunction with AS/NZS 1170.0. Other actions covered include liquid pressure, ground water, rain water ponding and earth pressure.

    RECONFIRMATION NOTICE
    Technical Committee BD-006 has reviewed the content of this publication and in accordance with Standards Australia procedures for reconfirmation, it has been determined that the publication is still valid and does not require change.
    Certain documents referenced in the publication may have been amended since the original date of publication. Users are advised to ensure that they are using the latest versions of such documents as appropriate, unless advised otherwise in this Reconfirmation Notice.
    Approved for reconfirmation in accordance with Standards Australia procedures for reconfirmation on 17 May 2016.
    Approved for reconfirmation in New Zealand on behalf of the Standards Council of New Zealand on 4 November 2016.
    The following are represented on Technical Committee BD-006:
    Australasian Wind Engineering Society
    Australian Building Codes Board
    Australian Steel Institute
    Cement Concrete & Aggregates Australia – Cement
    Concrete Masonry Association of Australia
    Department of Building and Housing (New Zealand Government)
    Engineers Australia
    Forest and Wood Products Australia
    Housing Industry Association
    Institution of Professional Engineers New Zealand
    James Cook University
    Master Builders Australia
    New Zealand Heavy Engineering Research Association
    Property Council of Australia
    Steel Reinforcement Institute of Australia
    Swinburne University of Technology
    The University of Melbourne
    Think Brick Australia
    University of Canterbury New Zealand
    University of Newcastle

    Scope - (Show below) - (Hide below)

    This Standard specifies permanent, imposed, liquid pressure, ground water, rainwater ponding and earth pressure actions to be used in the limit state design of structures and parts of structures.

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    Committee BD-006
    Document Type Standard
    Product Note Reconfirmed 16/12/2016.This standard has been reconfirmed in Australia in 2016 and remains current in New Zealand. Reconfirmation Notice 16/12/2016
    Publisher Standards Australia
    Status Current
    Supersedes
    Under Revision

    History - (Show below) - (Hide below)

    First published in Australia as part of AS CA1-1933.Second edition AS CA1-1939.AS CA1-1939 revised and redesignated in part as Int 350-1952.Int 350-1952 revised and redesignated in part as AS CA34.1-1969.AS CA34.1-1969 revised and redesignated as AS 1170.1-1971.Second edition AS 1170.1-1981.AS 2867 first published 1986.Third edition AS 1170.1-1989.First published in New Zealand as part of NZS 1900:1964.NZS 1900:1964 revised and redesignated in part as NZS 4203:1976.Second edition NZS 4203:1984.Third edition NZS 4203:1992.AS 1170.1-1989, AS 2867-1986, and NZS 4203:1992 jointly revised, amalgamated and redesignated in part as AS/NZS 1170.1:2002.Reconfirmed 2016. Originated in Australia as part of AS CA1-1933. Originated in New Zealand as part of NZS 1900:1964. Previous Australian editions AS 1170.1-1989 and AS 2867-1986. Previous New Zealand edition NZS 4203:1992. AS 1170.1-1989, AS 2867-1986 and NZS 4203:1992 jointly revised, amalgamated and redesignated in part as AS/NZS 1170.1:2002. Reissued incorporating Amendment No. 1 (April 2005). Reissued incorporating Amendment No. (January 2009).

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    AS 1735.4-1986 SAA Lift Code Service lifts - Power-operated
    AS 1418.17-1996 Cranes (including hoists and winches) Design and construction of workboxes (Reconfirmed 2016)
    AS 2156.1-2001 Walking tracks Classification and signage (Reconfirmed 2018)
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    AS 1735.14-1998 Lifts, escalators and moving walks Low-rise platforms for passengers
    AS 1735.5-2001 Lifts, escalators and moving walks Escalators and moving walks (BS EN 115:1995, MOD)
    AS 1735.13-1986 Lifts, escalators and moving walks Lifts for persons with limited mobility - Manually powered
    AS 1418.3-1997 Cranes, hoists and winches Bridge, gantry, portal (including container cranes) and jib cranes (Reconfirmed 2016)
    AS 1735.10(INT)-1998 Lifts, escalators and moving walks Tests
    AS/NZS 1170.2:2002 Structural design actions Wind actions
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    AS/NZS 1170.0:2002 Structural design actions General principles
    AS 3610-1995 Formwork for concrete
    AS 1735.12-1999 Lifts, escalators and moving walks Facilities for persons with disabilities
    AS 2867-1986 Farm structures - General requirements for structural design
    AS 1418.18-2001 Cranes, hoists and winches Crane runways and monorails
    AS 1735.2-2001 Lifts, escalators and moving walks Passenger and goods lifts - Electric
    AS 1418.5-1995 Cranes (including hoists and winches) - Mobile and vehicle-loading cranes
    AS 1735.16-1993 Lifts, escalators and moving walks Lifts for persons with limited mobility - Restricted use - Automatically controlled
    AS 1418.7-1999 Cranes (including hoists and winches) Builders hoists and associated equipment
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    AS 1735.7-1998 Lifts, escalators and moving walks Stairway lifts
    AS 1720.2-2006 Timber structures Timber properties
    AS 1418.10-1996 Cranes (including hoists and winches) - Elevating work platforms
    AS/NZS 1576.1:1995 Scaffolding General requirements
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    AS 1418.2-1997 Cranes (including hoists and winches) Serial hoists and winches
    AS 1735.11-1986 SAA Lift Code Fire-rated landing doors
    AS 1735.15-2002 Lifts, escalators, and moving walks Low-rise passenger lifts - Non-automatically controlled
    AS 4678-2002 Earth-retaining structures
    AS 1418.12-1991 Cranes (including hoists and winches) Crane collector systems (Reconfirmed 2016)
    AS 1418.4-2001 Cranes (including hoists and winches) - Tower cranes
    AS 1657-1992 Fixed platforms, walkways, stairways and ladders - Design, construction and installation
    AS 1418.16-1997 Cranes (including hoists and winches) Mast climbing work platforms
    AS 1735.9-1994 Lifts, escalators and moving walks Special purpose industrial lifts
    AS 1735.1-2001 Lifts, escalators and moving walks - General requirements
    AS 1735.6(INT)-1996 Lifts, escalators and moving walks Moving walks
    AS 1418.8-1989 Cranes (including hoists and winches) (known as the SAA Crane Code) - Special purpose appliances
    AS 1418.6-1988 Cranes (including hoists and winches) (known as the SAA Crane Code) - Guided storing and retrieving appliances
    AS 1735.17-1995 Lifts, escalators and moving walks Lifts for people with limited mobility - Restricted use - Water-drive
    AS 1720.2-1990 Timber structures - Timber properties

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    AS 1684.2-2010 Residential timber-framed construction Non-cyclonic areas
    AS 4685.1:2014 Playground equipment and surfacing General safety requirements and test methods (EN 1176-1:2008, MOD)
    AS/NZS 2890.1:2004 Parking facilities Off-street car parking
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    AS/NZS 4600:2018 Cold-formed steel structures
    AS 3868-1991 Earth-moving machinery - Design guide for access systems
    AS/NZS 4389:1996 Safety mesh
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    AS 4425-1996 Above ground burial structures
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    AS/NZS 5070.1:2008 Siting and operation of radiocommunications facilities General guidelines for fixed, mobile and broadcasting facilities including fixed location satellite earth stations independent of the operating frequency (Reconfirmed 2019)
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    AS 4997-2005 Guidelines for the design of maritime structures
    AS/NZS 4600:2005 Cold-formed steel structures
    AS 3990-1993 Mechanical equipment - Steelwork (Reconfirmed 2016)
    AS 4084-2012 Steel storage racking
    AS 4722-2009 Passenger ropeways and passenger conveyors
    AS/NZS 3725:2007 Design for installation of buried concrete pipes
    AS/NZS 4994.4:2018 Temporary edge protection Perimeter Protection Screens
    AS 2870-2011 Residential slabs and footings
    AS 1684.2-2006 Residential timber-framed construction Non-cyclonic areas (SEE IMPORTANT NOTE)
    AS 2159-2009 Piling - Design and installation
    AS 1418.1-2002 Cranes, hoists and winches General requirements
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    AS 1562.1:2018 Design and installation of metal roof and wall cladding Metal
    AS 3700:2018 Masonry Structures
    AS/NZS 3500.3:2003 Plumbing and drainage Stormwater drainage
    HB 867-2007 Supplementary information for design of farm structures
    AS 3623-1993 Domestic metal framing (Reconfirmed 2018)
    SA HB 108-2013 Timber design handbook
    AS 4685.0:2017 Playground equipment and surfacing Development, installation, inspection, maintenance and operation
    AS 1657-1992 Fixed platforms, walkways, stairways and ladders - Design, construction and installation
    AS 4100-1998 Steel structures (Reconfirmed 2016)
    AS 3610 SUPP 2-1996 Formwork for concrete - Commentary (Supplement to AS 3610-1995)
    AS 2634-1983 Chemical plant equipment made from glass-fibre reinforced plastics (GRP) based on thermosetting resins
    AS 3700-2001 Masonry structures
    AS 2067-2008 Substations and high voltage installations exceeding 1 kV a.c.
    AS 3740-2010 Waterproofing of domestic wet areas
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    AS 3700-2011 Masonry structures
    AS/NZS 1170.0:2002 Structural design actions General principles
    AS 3600:2018 Concrete structures
    AS/NZS 2843.1:2006 Timber preservation plants Timber preservation plant site design (Reconfirmed 2016)
    AS 4060 SUPP 1-1992 Loads on buried vitrified clay pipes - Commentary (Supplement to AS 4060-1992)
    AS/NZS 3500.3:2018 Plumbing and drainage Stormwater drainage
    AS/NZS 2589:2007 Gypsum linings - Application and finishing
    AS 2327.1-2003 Composite structures Simply supported beams
    AS 3533.1-2009 Amusement rides and devices Design and construction
    AS/NZS 5139:2019 Electrical installations - Safety of battery systems for use with power conversion equipment
    AS 1576.4-1991 Scaffolding - Suspended scaffolding
    AS 3774-1996 Loads on bulk solids containers
    WS07-2012 Plywood Box Beam Construction for Detached Housing
    AS 1428.1-2001 Design for access and mobility General requirements for access - New building work
    AS 2143-1978 Industrial and commercial steel shelving
    AS 2316.1-2009 Artificial climbing structures and challenge courses Fixed and mobile artificial climbing and abseiling walls
    AS 1720.1-1997 Timber structures - Design methods
    AS 3600-2009 Concrete structures
    AS/NZS 7000:2010 Overhead line design - Detailed procedures
    AS 2067:2016 Substations and high voltage installations exceeding 1 kV a.c.
    AS 1288-2006 Glass in buildings - Selection and installation
    AS 2867-1986 Farm structures - General requirements for structural design
    AS/NZS 2589:2017 Gypsum linings - Application and finishing
    AS/NZS 2327:2017 Composite structures - Composite steel-concrete construction in buildings
    AS 4825-2011 Tunnel fire safety
    AS 1562.1-1992 Design and installation of sheet roof and wall cladding Metal (Reconfirmed 2016)
    AS 3785.5-1998 Underground mining - Shaft equipment Headframes
    AS/NZS 4284:2008 Testing of building facades
    AS 1170.4-2007 Structural design actions Earthquake actions in Australia (Reconfirmed 2018)
    AS 5100.2-2004 Bridge design - Design loads
    AS 4440-2004 Installation of nailplated timber roof trusses
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    AS 2050:2018 Installation of Roof Tiles
    AS 1684.3-2006 Residential timber-framed construction Cyclonic areas
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    AS 1657:2018 Fixed platforms, walkways, stairways and ladders - Design, construction and installation
    AS 1720.3:2016 Timber structures Design criteria for timber-framed residential buildings
    AS 2304-2011 Water storage tanks for fire protection systems
    AS/NZS 4509.2:2010 Stand-alone power systems System design (Reconfirmed 2017)
    AS 4226-2008 Guidelines for safe housing design
    AS 2979-1998 Traffic signal mast arms
    AS 1684.4-2006 Residential timber-framed construction - Simplified - Non-cyclonic areas (SEE IMPORTANT NOTE)
    HB 125-2007 The glass and glazing handbook (including guide to AS 1288, Glass in buildings - Selection and installation)
    AS 2187.1-1998 Explosives - Storage, transport and use Storage
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