18 Aug 2021

Call for Development Group Members – Heating, Ventilation And Air Conditioning (HVAC) Standard

The Rail Industry Safety and Standards Board (RISSB) is seeking nominations from people to join a Development Group to assist with the development of a new Australian Standard to provide requirements for rolling stock HVAC.

This Australian Standard will provide performance-based requirements for occupied crew cabs and passenger areas, for a range of:

  • Climatic conditions
  • Environmental operating conditions
  • Service types.

How to contribute

Stakeholders and interested parties are invited to submit nominations for subject matter experts to join this Development Group to contribute to the overall depth and quality of the product.

Development Group membership is voluntary and requires the support of your organisation to attend and contribute.
Meetings will be held as required (between October 2021 and May 2022).  These will be planned as video/teleconferences, however this may change depending on lifting of travel restrictions.

Further information on the responsibilities of a Development Group member can be obtained from the RISSB website.

All nominations and enquiries are to be submitted to iroutcliffe@rissb.com.au.

As part of your nomination, can you please provide a brief detailing your contact details, your interest in this development (materially affected party, subject matter expert, etc.), and any other information which might support your participation.

Your information will assist us in ensuring a balanced representation from all major interest categories in the development of this product.

The closing date for nominations is Wednesday, 8 September 2021.