AS 3995-1994 Design of Steel Lattice Towers and Masts - Western Australia


You may need to comply with this standard if you intend to use steel lattice towers and masts in electricity networks.

This standard sets out the procedures for determination of design wind speeds and wind loads, and other appropriate standards to be used in the structural design of steel lattice towers and masts, with or without ancillaries such as antennas, for communication purposes. It also applies to other lattice towers and masts where the predominant load is wind load on the structure. It further sets out the basis for the strength assessment of members and connections of lattice towers and masts.

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Code of Practice

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Act(s) name

Electricity Act 1945 Western Australia

Regulation(s) name

Electricity (Network Safety) Regulations 2015 Western Australia

Administering agency

Department of Energy, Mines, Industry Regulation and Safety

Building and Energy

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