- Implementation for the new High Strength Bolt Standard, AS/NZS 1252-2016 for New Zealand
The new revised Australian and New Zealand Standard AS/NZS 1252-2016 'High-strength steel bolts with associated nuts and washers for structural engineering' was released on 23 December 2016.
SCNZ is seeking industry feedback to develop a co-ordinated transition to the revised AS/NZS 1252-2016. A brief discussion paper on issues which will affect an orderly adoption of the new Standard is available here.
Please send your feedback to Kevin Cowie, Senior Structural Engineer - Technical Development (email: email@example.com or phone: 09 262 6685).
- Structural Steel Product Standards fact sheet
A new SCNZ fact sheet which outlines the key changes to the suite of AS/NZS Structural Steel Product Standards (AS/NZS 1163, 3678, 3679.1-2) and the likely timeframe for the supply of all steel products to the latest revisions is available here