Technical work being undertaken by the LSAA is currently focused on the Fire Issues following on fires being spread up tall buildings because of inappropriate use of combustible cladding material.
LSAA Design Guidelines
This document has been issued for public comment and its aim is to document what is considered to be industry best practice.
It recognises that the field of tensioned fabric structures is a specialized area and the guidelines elaborate that these structures should be designed by close collaboration between competent and experienced persons.
Download a copy HERE
LSAA Design Handbook
The Handbook is more in its early stages of development. The intention is to develop a definitive "Code" or "Standard" for the design and construction of tensioned membrane structures.
For a general description of tensioned membrane structures - download a brochure HERE
LSAA PRIVACY STATEMENT
1. About this Privacy Statement
The Lightweight Structures Association of Australiasia Inc. (LSAA) is bound by the National Privacy principles in the Privacy Act 1988 (Commonwealth) in relation to the handling of personal information. This statement sets out its commitment to privacy.
2. Personal information collected
Constitution of the Lightweight Structures Association of Australasia Inc.
PART 1 PRELIMINARY
A. STATEMENT OF NAME, AIM AND OBJECTS
(1) The association shall be named the “Lightweight Structures Association of Australasia Incorporated”, hereafter called the ‘association’.
At the 2016 LSAA Conference held at the Monash University of Art, Design and Architecture (MADA), Peter was presented with an Honorary Life Member trophy for his outstanding and long contribution to the LSAA.
In particular Peter has been a driving force in the realization of the technical programs of many of our previous Conferences.