NZS 3404 Part 1 is used by structural engineers to design steel structures. When read in along with Verification Method B1/VM1, it provides a means of complying with the performance requirements of New Zealand Building Code clause B1 Structure. Part 2 is a commentary which provides background to the content of Part 1, and explains how certain requirements originated, how they change previous practice, and how certain clauses apply.
Date published: 26/06/1997
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