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

Description

You must comply with this standard if you are an electricity network operator or electrical contractor and intend to

  • design
  • construct
  • commission
  • operate
  • maintain
  • decommission an electricity network.

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. It also covers design and analyses of guyed lattice towers and masts, design of cable tension members and footing design. It does not cover transmission line structures.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information and to ascertain the level of compliance that may be required by your business.

Service type

Code of Practice

A code of practice can be either a legal requirement or non-legal requirement. Legal codes of practice are defined as a result of legislation. Non-legal codes of practice are defined by industry regulators and bodies.

Act(s) name

Electricity Act 1945 WA

Regulation(s) name

Electricity (Network Safety) Regulations 2015 WA

Administering agency

Department of Mines, Industry Regulation and Safety

EnergySafety

Contact details

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General Enquiries

EnergySafety

Department of Mines, Industry Regulation and Safety

Operating address: Level 1, Mason Bird Building
303 Sevenoaks Street
Cannington
Western Australia 6107
Mailing address: Locked Bag 14
Cloisters Square PO
Western Australia 6850
Phone: 08 6251 1900
Fax: 08 6251 1901
Email: energysafety@dmirs.wa.gov.au
Website: EnergySafety (Opens in new window)