Glasshape Storm Glass Brochure - Page 12

Storm Shield R C Y C L O N E R E S I S TA N T G L A S S - B Y G L A S S H A P E Testing & Certification Glasshape ® have a policy of continuous improvement and development, and conduct an ongoing test program involving our own IPENZ certified in-house test laboratory, certified air cannon and also third party independent NATA accredited certifiers. Standards Standards affecting window openings that are commonly referred to in the Australian building code for the purposes of cyclone protection include, but are not limited to; • • • • • AS/NZS 1170.2:2011 - Part 2: Wind Actions AS2047-1999 Windows in Buildings AS4055-2006 Wind Loads for Housing AS1288-2006 Glass in Buildings AS4040.3:1992 - Part 3: Resistance to Wind Pressures in Cyclone Regions Testing - To AS/NZS1170.2:2011 StormShield ® Generation II has been developed and certified to AS/NZS1170.2:2011. The impact loadings specified in this standard range from 28m/s for region C through to 44m/s for region D. StormShield ® Generation III resists impact speeds of over 45m/s without perforation (162km/h!). Testing Cannon 10 www.glasshape.com