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AS 6001-1999



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Working platforms for housing construction

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Sets out requirements for working platforms and their supporting structures used in the construction of housing, which includes new construction, renovations, additions, alterations and maintenance.

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Standards Australia

First published as AS 6001-1999.

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AS 1444-1996 Wrought alloy steels - Standard, hardenability (H) series and hardened and tempered to designated mechanical properties
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AS 3623-1993 Domestic metal framing (Reconfirmed 2018)
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AS 1831-1985 Iron castings - Spheroidal or nodular graphite cast iron
AS 1874-1988 Aluminium and aluminium alloys - Ingots and castings
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