With the architectural world continuously searching for the very latest in new products, design inspiration, and sound engineering practice, Roofing Industries is pleased to bring to the New Zealand market a revolutionary series of Internationally inspired roofing, wall Panelling and soffit panels all manufactured using the very latest advances in German technology.
Predicted to be at
the forefront of the building, design and construction industry, EurostyleTM is
an elite roofing and walling system and offers building designers elegance,
style, design flexibility, sustainability and extensive material choice.
Applications: Residential roofing and cladding; Commercial roofing and cladding; Heritage buildings; Public buildings; Sporting arenas; Soffit lining; Internal and external interlocking wall panelling; Concave and convex curving.
Roofing Industries Eurostyle Epic is available in a range of materials and pan styles:
- Double standing seam
- Angle seam
- Roll seam
- Roll cap
- Snap Lock
- Wall and soffit paneling.
0.55 mm plain and pre-painted steel, 0.70 and 0.90 mm AlumiGard aluminium, 0.55 and 0.70 mm copper and 0.70 mm Titanium zinc. Eurostyle Epic is also available in an interlocking panel wall and soffit panel.
Scope of use
Epic is a range of roof and wall cladding and soffit lining fully supported
systems which use a secret fixing, for non-specifically
designed timber framed buildings designed and constructed in accordance with
B1/AS1, NZS3604 and E2/AS1, non-specifically designed steel framed buildings to
NASH 3405, and specifically designed buildings in accordance with B1/VM1 and
AS/NZS 1170. Panels are joined by clipping
and seaming and do not have any external through fixings.
When used as a roof
Epic may be used with a minimum roof gradient of 3
When used as a wall
Epic Wall and Soffit Panel must be fixed over
a nominal 20mm drained cavity
New Zealand Building Code (NZBC)
The product will, if employed in accordance with the supplier's installation and maintenance requirements, assist with meeting the following provisions of the building code:
- Clause B1 Structure: Performance B1.3.1, B1.3.2, B1.3.3, B1.3.4
- Clause B2 Durability: Performance B2.3.1(b), B2.3.2
- Clause C3 Fire affecting areas beyond the fire source: Performance C3.7, C3.7(a)
- Clause E2 External moisture: Performance E2.3.1, E2.3.2
- Clause F2 Hazardous building materials: Performance F2.3.1
The product will, when
installed using the details in the Eurostyle Epic ® Profile Technical Summary,
meet the following provisions of the building code:
B1 Structure: Performance B1.3.1; B1.3.2; B1.3.3 for the relevant physical
conditions of a) self-weight, b) imposed gravity loads arising from use, (c)
temperature, (f) earthquake, g (snow) and h) wind; B1.3.4
B2 Durability: Performance B2.3.1(b); B2.3.2
C3 Fire Affecting Areas Beyond the Fire Source: Performance C3.7 Eurostyle Epic is non-combustible and contributes to
E2 External moisture: Performance E2.3.1, E2.3.2 Eurostyle
Epic falls outside the scope of E2/AS1 and is to
be specifically designed and installed to the manufacturers recommendations.·
Hazardous Building Material: Performance F2.3.1
The product meets the requirements set out in the following documents, or relevant parts of cited standards within the documents:
The product meets
the requirements set out in the following documents, or relevant parts of cited
standards within the documents:
Method for Structure B1/VM1
- AS/NZS 2728: 2013
Metal Roof and Wall Cladding Code of Practice Version 2.2/2012 (MRM Code of Practice)
4020: 2005 Testing of products for use in contact with drinking water
1734: 1997 Aluminium and aluminium alloys – Flat sheet, coiled sheet and plate
4534: 2006 Zinc and zinc/aluminium-alloy coatings on steel wire
4680: 2006 Hot-dip galvanized (zinc) coatings on fabricated ferrous articles
1397: 2011 Continuous hot-dip metallic coated steel sheet and strip – Coatings
of zinc and zinc alloyed with aluminium and magnesiumBS EN 988: 1997 Zinc and
zinc alloys. Specification for rolled products for building
9223: 1992 Corrosion of metals and alloys; corrosivity of atmospheres;
for wind loads to AS4040.3: 1992 Methods of testing sheet roof and wall
cladding Resistance to wind pressures for cyclone regions AS4040.2: 1992
Methods of testing sheet roof and wall cladding Resistance to wind pressures
for non-cyclone regions.
The product has and can make available the following additional evidence to support the above statements:
||New Zealand Metal Roofing Manufacturers Association Inc (NZMRM)
Code of Practice
Use in Service History
Epic Profile Technical Summary
information available for our coil supplied by NZ Steel and Pacific Coilcoaters,
and past history of in-service use of metal long run roof and wall cladding
within New Zealand.
Refer to Roofing Industries Profile Technical Summary information for characteristics and advantages of each Eurostyle profile, including recommended minimum roofing pitch.
Refer to Roofing Industries for material recommendations and standard pan widths to minimise waste and generally shorten lead times. Copper and Titanium zinc may require lead times of 3-4 months.
Refer to MRM Code of Practice, Section 11 for Secret fixed Cladding.
and cladding are fully supported systems which use a secret clip fixing. (Snaplock
is secret fixed without a clip) and panels are joined by clipping and seaming
without any external through fixings. For fixings and fixing patterns please
refer to the Roofing Industries Eurostyle Epic Profile Technical Summary and to
Roofing Industries for further information.
Ventilation of the
substrate is essential to allow condensation to dissipate and is critical for
skillion type roofs.
to be a minimum of 15mm thick and complying with AS/NZS 2269.0, minimum CPD
grade with the sanded side upwards, treated H3.2 with waterborne CCA treatment
and kiln dried after treatment. A breather type underlay is recommended over
the plywood substrate.
wall underlay - Plywood or fibre cement sheet complying with NZBC Acceptable
Solution E2/AS1, Table 23.
in contact with Eurostyle Eurolok/Spanlok must be compatible as specified in
E2/AS1 Table 21.
maintenance will extend the life of Eurostyle
Epic and associated
Maintenance guides are available from Roofing
Industries or can be downloaded from either NZ Steel or Pacific Coilcoaters
Guide to regular maintenance-
- Inspect the roof,
including fasteners, and repair any damage every 6 months. Wash areas not receiving regular rain washing with fresh water at
least every 3 – 6 months.
- Remove debris from gutters every 3 - 6 months.
- Remove any noticeable buildup of salt deposits and/or other
contaminants when identified.
- Please consult with
your local distributor when considering over painting to ensure correct
procedures are undertaken.
Please refer to Roofing Industries coil suppliers Environmental Categories, Warranties and Product Maintenance Recommendations brochure has warranty periods, product recommendations, maintenance requirements and product usage restrictions.
Colorcote prepainted steel has been extensively tested and proven in some of
New Zealand's most extreme UV, wind, rain, snow and ice environments.
All Colorsteel and
Colorcote is factory painted at either NZ Steel, Glenbrook or Pacific
Coilcoaters, Penrose. Both plants operate within strict environmental controls.
category literature available by request or the roof.co.nz website, or by contacting
Roofing Industries, technical helpline 0800 844 822
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