SNZ NZS 4223.1
Glazing in buildings Part 1: Glass selection and glazing
|Publication Date:||29 May 2008|
NZS 4223.1 provides design criteria, guidance for specific design and procedures for glass selection, and glazing in buildings.
The following are excluded from the scope of NZS 4223 Parts 1, 2, 3, and 4:
(a) Glazing in lift cars and liftwells (see Appendix A for guidance);
(b) Furniture glass, cabinet glass, vanities, glass basins, refrigeration units, internal glass fitments and glass wall linings, framed internal wall mirrors, and mirrors not specifically covered by these parts;
(c) Buildings and structures with no public access intended for non-habitable building structures for horticultural or agricultural use;
(d) Restoration or repairs to existing decorated glass;
(e) Glazing applications that might fail due to stresses other than tensile stresses, such as glass floors;
(f) Plastic glazing materials;
(g) The construction and installation of windows (refer to NZS 3504, NZS 3619, and NZS 4232.2);
(h) Glass blocks, pavers, slumped, formed, or cast glass;
(i) Point-fixed or point-supported systems, used for glazing, cladding, signage, and the like, not specifically covered by these parts.