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AS 2601-2001

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The demolition of structures

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English

Published date

13-09-2001

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Sets out guidance on a range of controlled demolition methods for use by planners, owners, engineers, contractors and other interested parties for the planning and execution of demolition of structures.

Committee
BD-059
DocumentType
Standard
ISBN
0 7337 4053 7
Pages
45
ProductNote
Pending Revision indicates that as a result of the Aged Standards review process, the document needs updating. If no project proposal, meeting the quality criteria, is received within the 12 month timeframe, the document shall be withdrawn.
PublisherName
Standards Australia
Status
Current
Supersedes

This Standard sets out requirements and provides guidance to planners, owners, engineers, contractors and interested parties on the planning and procedures for the demolition of a structure.The Standard also provides advice and guidance on a range of controlled demolition methods so that the risk—(a) to the health and safety of the public and site personnel and occupiers of an adjoining property;(b) of damage to the immediate environment; and(c) of damage to adjoining premises will be minimized.This Standard applies to the demolition of buildings and structures. Compliance with the conditions herein does not necessarily mean compliance with all of the parties’ obligations.NOTE: Some States/Territories require demolition contractors to be licensed.

First published as AS 2601-1983.Second edition 1991.Third edition 2001. Originated as AS 2601-1983. Previous edition AS 2601-1991. Third edition 2001.

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