Update from the NZSE

Welcome to my October update for Touchstone.

This month we announce the newly amended concrete structures standard, and there is news on innovative thinking from the ISO conference in Berlin and more ...

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Publication announcements

  • Draft for comment (7)

      • DR AS/NZS 4187:2014 Amd 2:2017 Amendment 2 to AS/NZS 4187:2014 Reprocessing of reusable medical devices in health service organizations

        Comments are invited until 19/12/2017

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      • DR AS/NZS 3580.9.17:2017 Methods for sampling and analysis of ambient air Part 9.17: Demonstration of equivalence for ambient particulate matter monitoring methods (Revision of AS/NZS 3580.1.1:2007)

        Comments are invited until 19/12/2017

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      • DR AS/NZS 3500.4:2017 Plumbing and drainage Part 4: Heated water services (Revision of AS/NZS 3500.4:2015)

        Comments are invited until 07/12/2017

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      • DR AS/NZS 1301.441:2017 Paper and board — Determination of roughness/smoothness (air leak methods) — Part 3: Sheffield method

        Comments are invited until 21/11/2017

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      • DR AS/NZS 3500.1:2017 Plumbing and drainage Part 1: Water services (Revision of AS/NZS 3500.1:2015)

        Comments are invited until 07/12/2017

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      • DR AS/NZS 3500.2:2017 Plumbing and drainage Part 2: Sanitary plumbing and drainage (Revision of AS/NZS 3500.2:2015)

        Comments are invited until 07/12/2017

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      • DR AS/NZS 2885.1:2017 Pipelines—Gas and liquid petroleum Part 1: Design and construction

        Comments are invited until 01/12/2017

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  • Standards Published (3)

      • AS/NZS 5263.1.4:2017 Gas appliances - Part 1.4: Radiant gas heaters

        Provides particular requirements for radiant gas heating appliances that apply in addition to or in place of the general requirements for gas appliances set out in AS/NZS 5263.0, Gas appliances - Part 0: General requirements. It applies to manufacturers, designers, regulatory authorities, conformity assessment bodies and similar organizations with uniform minimum requirements for the safety, performance and use of gas appliances. This Standard should not be regarded as a design specification or as an instruction manual.

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      • Amendment 1 to AS/NZS 1418.10:2011 Cranes, hoists and winches - Part 10: Mobile elevating work platforms

        This Amendment applies to Clauses 1.1, 1.2, 1.3.4, 1.3.22, 1.3.23, 1.3.26, 1.3.29, 1.3.30, 1.3.43, 2.1.4.1.2, 2.1.5.1, 2.1.5.3, 2.1.5.5, 2.1.6.3.3, 2.2.2, 2.2.7.1, 2.2.7.2, 2.2.10, 2.2.12, 2.2.18, 2.3.1.2, 2.3.1.4, 2.4.1.5, 2.5.1, 2.5.2, 2.5.5, 2.5.6, 2.5.10, 2.5.14, 2.6.4, 2.6.5, 2.6.6, 2.8.10, 3.2, 3.3, 3.4, 3.6.3.1.1, 3.6.3.1.2, 3.6.3.2.2(c), 3.6.4, 4.1.2, 4.1.3, 4.2.6, 5.1, 5.2.6, 5.2.10.1, 5.2.12, 6.2.5.2, 7.1, 7.3.3, 7.9.11.2, Tables 2.1.5.5, 2.10, 7.9, 7.9.16.2 and M4(A), Figures 2.1.5 and 7.9.17, and Appendices A, H and M.

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      • Amendment 1 to AS/NZS 1418.10:2011 Cranes, hoists and winches - Part 10: Mobile elevating work platforms

        This Amendment applies to Clauses 1.1, 1.2, 1.3.4, 1.3.22, 1.3.23, 1.3.26, 1.3.29, 1.3.30, 1.3.43, 2.1.4.1.2, 2.1.5.1, 2.1.5.3, 2.1.5.5, 2.1.6.3.3, 2.2.2, 2.2.7.1, 2.2.7.2, 2.2.10, 2.2.12, 2.2.18, 2.3.1.2, 2.3.1.4, 2.4.1.5, 2.5.1, 2.5.2, 2.5.5, 2.5.6, 2.5.10, 2.5.14, 2.6.4, 2.6.5, 2.6.6, 2.8.10, 3.2, 3.3, 3.4, 3.6.3.1.1, 3.6.3.1.2, 3.6.3.2.2(c), 3.6.4, 4.1.2, 4.1.3, 4.2.6, 5.1, 5.2.6, 5.2.10.1, 5.2.12, 6.2.5.2, 7.1, 7.3.3, 7.9.11.2, Tables 2.1.5.5, 2.10, 7.9, 7.9.16.2 and M4(A), Figures 2.1.5 and 7.9.17, and Appendices A, H and M.

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