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NZS 3603:1993

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Timber Structures Standard

NZS 3603:1993 includes amendments 1, 2 and 4 as appendices. Please note that NZS 3603:1993 is superseded by NZS AS 1720.1:2022 however NZS 3603:1993 is referenced within the Building Code and will therefore remain at current status in the interim.

Sets out in limit state design format the requirements for methods of design of timber elements of buildings and applies specifically to sawn timber, glue laminated timber, natural round timber and construction plywood. Includes a section on design for fire resistance.

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