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NZS 4299:1998 Earth buildings not requiring specific design

Abbreviation
NZS 4299:1998
Amendment
Amendment 1 - incorporated. Published 30/12/1999.
Valid from
30/09/1998

Information provider
Standards New Zealand
Author
Standards New Zealand
Information type
New Zealand Standard
Format
PDF


Description

This Standard sets down design and construction requirements for adobe, pressed earth brick or rammed earth buildings not requiring specific design.

Many drawings of construction details which have been proved in New Zealand are included to help builders in earth to achieve durable and weatherproof buildings. To be used in conjunction with NZS 4298 "Materials and Workmanship for Earth Buildings".

Scope

This Standard is intended to be approved as a means of compliance with clauses B1, B2 and E2 of the New Zealand Building Code.

The use of the Standard as a means of compliance with the New Zealand Building Code does not extend to provisions which are in non-specific or unquantified terms (such as where provisions are required to be appropriate, adequate, suitable, similar, satisfactory, acceptable, applicable or the like).

Such provisions must be to the approval of the territorial authority

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NZS 4299:1998 Earth buildings not requiring specific design

Description

This Standard sets down design and construction requirements for adobe, pressed earth brick or rammed earth buildings not requiring specific design.

Many drawings of construction details which have been proved in New Zealand are included to help builders in earth to achieve durable and weatherproof buildings. To be used in conjunction with NZS 4298 "Materials and Workmanship for Earth Buildings".

View on Information Provider website Download this resource (PDF, 3.3MB)
NZS 4299:1998 Earth buildings not requiring specific design
Description

This Standard sets down design and construction requirements for adobe, pressed earth brick or rammed earth buildings not requiring specific design.

Many drawings of construction details which have been proved in New Zealand are included to help builders in earth to achieve durable and weatherproof buildings. To be used in conjunction with NZS 4298 "Materials and Workmanship for Earth Buildings".

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