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THE NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF STEEL-FRAMED HOUSING (NASH)
NASH represents the interests of steel frame fabricators for housing and low-rise framed construction, their customers and suppliers. Our members include specialist steel frame fabricators, builders as well as suppliers of products and services to the industry.
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The NASH Standard - Steel Framed Construction in Bushfire Areas offers an alternative to AS 3959 Construction of buildings in bushfire-prone areas for building steel framed houses in areas subject to bushfire attack.The NASH Bushfire Standard has been referenced in...
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Steel framing in bushfires
Report and video on steel framed and clad building subject to real bushfire attack by CSIRO
Rebuilding in bushfire areas with steel
The 2019/2020 summer bushfire season in Australia has seen the loss of human lives and residential properties, along with agricultural and commercial businesses, wildlife and forests. Given that approximately 3000 homes were destroyed by the bushfire, people rebuilding will be seeking better solutions to increase the robustness of their homes in future bushfires. The NASH Standard – Steel Framed Construction in Bushfire Areas provides simple, economical and robust solutions for building steel framed homes in bushfire areas. Click through for more information.