Standards Australia - New Projects - April 2007

Standards Australia have published a their list of projects for April 2007, there are a few projects that relate to Fire Protection (FP) as listed below.

====Amdt No. 2 to AS 1851-2005, Maintenance of fire protection systems and equipment====
'''Committee:''' FP-001
'''Project Number:''' 8483
'''Project Manager:''' David Michel
'''Product Type:''' Australian Standard Amendment
'''Objective:''' Correct errors.

====Amdt No. 3 to AS 1851-2005, Maintenance of fire protection systems and equipment====
'''Committee:''' FP-001
'''Project Number:''' 8484
'''Project Manager:''' David Michel
'''Product Type:''' Australian Standard Amendment
'''Objective:''' Amend AS 1851-2005 for technical modifications.

====Fire detection, warning, control and intercom systems - System design, installation and commissioning - Fire====
'''Committee:''' FP-002
'''Project Number:''' 8216
'''Project Manager:''' Helen Noonan
'''Revision of:''' AS 1670.1-2004
'''Product Type:''' Australian Standard
'''Objective:''' To bring AS 1670.1 into line with the format of the AS/ISO 7240 suite of Standards for fire detection and alarm systems; to consolidate requirements within the Standard to enable greater ease of use; and to make necessary technical changes, including the clarification of the requirements for power supplies.

====Amdt No. 1 to AS 4428.9-2006, Requirements for wire-free alarm zone circuits====
'''Committee:''' FP-002
'''Project Number:''' 8395
'''Project Manager:''' Helen Noonan
'''Product Type:''' Australian Standard Amendment
'''Objective:''' To correct Clause.

====Water storage tanks for fire protection systems====
'''Committee:''' FP-008
'''Project Number:''' 7922
'''Project Manager:''' David Michel
'''Product Type:''' Australian Standard
'''Objective:''' To provide a reliable and durable structure for the storage of water for fire protection purposes to remain functional throughout the life of the building and the installed fire protection systems, typically 25 to 30 years.

====Tunnel fire safety, Part 1: Road tunnel====
'''Committee: FP-023
'''Project Number: 8505
'''Project Manager: Ahshanur Rashid
'''Product Type: Australian Standard
'''Objective: To develop new Australian Standard on tunnel fire safety.

====Tunnel fire safety, Part 2: Rail tunnel====
'''Committee:''' FP-023
'''Project Number:''' 8506
'''Project Manager:''' Ahshanur Rashid
'''Product Type:''' Australian Standard
'''Objective:''' To develop new Australian Standard on tunnel fire safety.

====Tunnel fire safety, Part 3: Bus tunnel====
'''Committee:''' FP-023
'''Project Number:''' 8507
'''Project Manager:''' Ahshanur Rashid
'''Product Type:''' Australian Standard
'''Objective:''' To develop new Australian Standard on tunnel fire safety.