Building Code of Australia: AS/NZS 3666.2: AS 1657: Roof Mounted Air-Conditioning Units

AUST – HENDRY building surveyors advise that there are specific requirements for access to roof mounted air conditioning units/ air handling systems (as essential safety measures) on buildings which would be applied in a building approval process.  Part I1.2 of the Building Code of Australia requires mechanical ventilation and hot water, warm water and cooling water systems in a building other than… Read more

AS 1657: Fixed Platforms, Walkways & Stairways: AS/NZS 3666.2: Building Code of Australia (BCA)

AUST – HENDRY building surveyors advise that providing proper access to your mechanical ventilation and hot water, warm water and cooling water systems in your buildings under AS 1657 – 1992 ‘Fixed platforms, walkways, stairways and ladders – Design, construction and installation’ Part I1.2 of the Building Code of Australia (BCA) requires mechanical ventilation and hot water, warm water and cooling water systems… Read more

Roof Mounted Air-Conditioning Units: AS/NZS 3666.2: AS 1657: Building Code of Australia (BCA)

AUST – HENDRY building surveyors advise that there are specific requirements for access to roof mounted air conditioning units on buildings.  Part I1.2 of the Building Code of Australia (BCA) requires mechanical ventilation and hot water, warm water and cooling water systems in a building other than a system only serving a single sole-occupancy unit in a Class 2 or 3 building… Read more