Update from the NZSE

Welcome to the first issue of Touchstone for 2017.  I hope you had a restful and enjoyable break over Christmas and the New Year. Six weeks into the New Year, the Standards Approval Board has met twice and we are already very busy here at Standards New Zealand.

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AS/NZS 5131:2016

Structural steelwork - Fabrication and erection

Steel building Touchstone
  • Draft for comment (10)

      • DR AS/NZS 4761.1:2017 Competencies for working with electrical equipment for hazardous areas (EEHA) Part 1: Competency Standards (Revision of AS/NZS 4761.1:2008)

        Comments are invited until 23/05/2017

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      • DR AS/NZS 1554.3:2014 Amd 1:2017 Amendment 1 to AS/NZS 1554.3:2014 Structural steel welding Part 3: Welding of reinforcing steel

        Comments are invited until 16/05/2017

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      • DR AS/NZS 1249:2014 Amd 2:2017 Amendment 2 to AS/NZS 1249:2014 Children’s nightwear and limited daywear having reduced fire hazard

        Comments are invited until 22/05/2017

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      • DR AS 3662-2013 Amd 1:2016 Amendment 1 to AS 3662-2013 Performance of showers for bathing

        Comments are invited until 21/04/2017

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      • DR AS/NZS IEC 60332.3.10:2017 Tests on electric and optical fibre cables under fire conditions - Part 3.10: Test for vertical flame spread of vertically mounted bunched wires or cables - Apparatus (Revision of AS/NZS 1660.5.1:2005)

        Comments are invited until 26/04/2017

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      • DR AS/NZS IEC 60332.3.21:2017 Tests on electric and optical fibre cables under fire conditions - Part 3.21: Test for vertical flame spread of vertically mounted bunched wires or cables - Category A F/R (Revision of AS/NZS 1660.5.1:2005)

        Comments are invited until 26/04/2017

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      • DR AS/NZS IEC 60332.3.22:2017 Tests on electric and optical fibre cables under fire conditions - Part 3.22: Test for vertical flame spread of vertically mounted bunched wires or cables - Category A (Revision of AS/NZS 1660.5.1:2005)

        Comments are invited until 26/04/2017

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      • DR AS/NZS IEC 60332.3.23:2017 Tests on electric and optical fibre cables under fire conditions - Part 3.23: Test for vertical flame spread of vertically mounted bunched wires or cables - Category B (Revision of AS/NZS 1660.5.1:2005)

        Comments are invited until 26/04/2017

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      • DR AS/NZS IEC 60332.3.24:2017 Tests on electric and optical fibre cables under fire conditions - Part 3.24: Test for vertical flame spread of vertically mounted bunched wires or cables - Category C (Revision of AS/NZS 1660.5.1:2005)

        Comments are invited until 26/04/2017

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      • DR AS/NZS IEC 60332.3.25:2017 Tests on electric and optical fibre cables under fire conditions - Part 3.25: Test for vertical flame spread of vertically mounted bunched wires or cables - Category D (Revision of AS/NZS 1660.5.1:2005)

        Comments are invited until 26/04/2017

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