With so much emphasis on infrastructural development and rapid urbanization, there are a lot of construction activities going around the world, it is imperative for you to understand the different range of standards and publications needed to comprehend and understand complex building environment. It is important that you are aware of all the specifications in order to provide a safe working environment for your workforce and comply with all legal rules and regulations that an industry of such nature requires in almost all the countries across the world. You can also acquire some of the standards to show your commitment to the overall quality and reliability of your construction efforts and showcase your effort in preserving the sanctity of whatever construction activities you are carrying out. Today there are over a thousand standards for construction industry with more in the process all designed or undergoing development in order to keep pace with the ever evolving needs of the construction industry. Adherence to these important standards improves the safety and quality of the construction activities.
Construction materials standards provide an exhaustive range of standards and essential resource for architects, developers, and building owners, site managers, building contractors, structural engineers, and materials specifies and other interested parties.
The mission of the Construction Equipment Standards and Regulations Committee is:
To distinguish, assess and organize recently new issues identified with creating specialized norms, controls and different issues regular to development hardware which could conceivably affect part organizations, their items and their business sectors.
To create and impart, as proper and in a convenient and proactive way, the accord AEM position on such issues. The board of trustees should be in charge of deciding the need of each issue utilizing a “significance versus capacity to impact” approach and for making the documentation concerning the issue. An individual from the board of trustees will be allocated as the primary contact individual for each issue.
In the following paragraphs we shall discuss about some of the important construction equipment standards and discuss the importance of these standards in helping you serve your industry and sector with distinction.
ISO 19432:2012—we know that any construction activity requires a lot of cutting activity. This important standard specifies safety requirements for the design and construction of portable, hand-held cutting machines, fitted with internal combustion engine that are used to cut materials like asphalt, stone, concrete, metal etc.