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Signage Specifications

1.      Scope
Design, supply and install required items including but not limited to: Exterior FABRICATED and Interior Signs, including DOOR signs. Refer to Schedule of Regulatory DOOR Signage, attached.

2.      Related Work
Co-ordinate and co-operate with the following trades: Wall Construction, doors & frames, painters.

3.     
Quality Assurance
Materials, shop fabrication and on site installation are to be supplied and performed by fully trained and experienced tradesmen in accordance with instructions of the manufacturer.

4. References
Comply with the applicable portions of the following Australian Standards:
AS 1 3 1 9 (1 994) Safety signs for the occupational environment
AS 2899    Public information symbol signs. There are 4 parts to this standard, dated 1986

5.    System Description
The specified materials and systems are intended to provide a uniform image throughout the building. Where possible, materials are to be provided by the same manufacturer.

6.       Submissions
Submit to the Architect for approval, the following before ordering materials:
A.         Samples of specified materials, conforming to type and finish required.
B.        Fully detailed Drawings showing overall dimensions and component sizes with proposed methods of fixing and/or securing position.
C.         Check data on sign for data accuracy - spelling, phone number, etc. before manufacture.

7.       Delivery, Handling and Storage          
Deliver materials in accordance with the Project Schedules. Prevent damage to materials by securely boxing or wrapping before delivery. Take care with materials during delivery and handling. Store materials on site where directed by Builder. Where possible install directly in place.

8.        Warranty
Provide to the Proprietor a warranty co-signed by the manufacturer and installer stating that items in this specification will remain in full operational condition for a period of ten years from the date of Practical Completion.

9.        Maintenance
Provide a written undertaking to the Proprietor that parts of the installation will be available for additional supply from time to time to suit the Proprietor's needs for a period of ten years from the date of Practical Completion.

10.       Accepted Manufacturer                   
AKRON MANUFACTURING PTY LTD, 8 JOYNER STREET, MOORABBIN, VICTORIA 3189
CONTACT: DON MARSHALL 0419 373 434
PHONE: 03 9555 7466 FAX: 03 9555 7489 EMAIL: Akronmnf@bigpond.com

11.        Materials
Laser cut Stainless steel fine cut letter shapes to true letter fonts as approved by Tract. Finely linished (& powdercoated if required), rear welded concealed pin fixings to be diameter 8mm x 150mm long with epoxy glue fixing into rock wall with tube spacers to suit length.

12.       Fabrication
Fabricate components in accordance with manufacturer's' instructions and approved Drawings. Form junctions so that fixings are concealed. Cut edges, drill holes free from burrs and indentations. Fit joints to a fine hairline. Pre-assemble where possible or practical and mark each item for intended location before delivery.

 

Site  Examination
Visit site and inspect conditions, comparing conditions to Drawings before delivery of materials to site. Rectify discrepancy or unsuitability of substrate. Start of work means total acceptance of conditions. Space Enclosure:   Do not install materials until space is enclosed and weatherproof, and until wet-work in space is completed and nominally dry.

Preparation

Prepare areas and surfaces before installation, so that best conditions exist. Where necessary, ensure that lighting cable is in place and concealed ready for connection to light fittings within the illuminated items.
Installation
Comply with manufacturer's written instructions.  Provide appropriate anchoring devices, concrete pads for external signs. Take care of and protect adjacent surfaces and materials. Provide protective cover to adjacent finishes where necessary.

Protection

Protect finished work. Replace or make good work found damaged at time of Practical Completion.
Cleaning
Clean exposed surfaces including trim, edge mouldings, and comply with manufacturer's instructions for cleaning and touch-up of minor finish damage. Remove and replace work which cannot be successfully cleaned and repaired to permanently eliminate evidence of damage. Remove spatterings and droppings from work. Remove daily surplus materials and rubbish from the work area. Leave floors broom clean at completion.
Completion
Complete contracted work in accordance with contract documents and written variation orders issued by the Architect.

UNIT DOOR NUMBERS
FLOOR LEVEL INDICATORS INCLUDING  GROUND LEVEL  & BASEMENT CARPARKS
COMMUNICTAIONS CUPBOARDS,  COMMS
SERVICES RISERS
LIFT MOTOR ROOM
ROOF ACCESS DOOR
BRAILLE PUBLIC TOILETS SIGNS
BRALLIE  WHEELCHAIR ACCESS TOILETS SIGNS
BRAILLE FEMALE TOILETS SIGNS
BRAILLE  MALE TOILET SIGNS 
BRAILLE ACCESS RAMP SIGNS, WITH ARROWS
BRAILLE SHOWER SIGNS
BRAILLE UNISEX TOILET  SIGNS
BRAILLE  BABY CHANGE ROOM SIGNS
BRAILLE STAIRS SIGNS
BRAILLE PUSH PULL
DOOR HANDLE, PUSH PULL SIGNS
RECEPTION
BASEMENT EXIT, WITH ARROWS
MAIL ROOM
BICYCLE STORE
GARBAGE ROOM
RECYCLABLE CHUTE
CARPARK SPACES WITH UNIT NUMBERS
BUILDING MANAGERS OFFICE
DELIVERIES, STORAGE AREA
KITCHEN FACILITIES
FACTORY AREA
NO EXIT, DO NOT ENTER
ACCESS ONLY BY KEY CARD
BASEMENT CARPARK ENTRY
LIFT LOBBY ENTRY FROM CARPARK WITH ARROWS
DIRECTORY BOARD  BESIDE GROUND FLOOR LIFT FOR FLOOR LEVEL DIRECTORY
EXTERNAL STREET ADDRESS NUMBER OR BUILDING NAME SIGNAGE
CONFERENCE ROOM,               MEETING ROOM
STAFF ROOM,                             LUNCH ROOM
NURSES STATION,                    FIRST AID ROOM
LAUNDRY,                                   DRYING ROOM
LIBRARY

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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