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dataholz.com is a collection of datasheets for materials, timber components and connections. All information and data presented here have been determined either by testing, calculations or means of assessment by accredited Austrian testing institutes. All tests, calculations and assessments were completed according to current codes and standards. This unique comprehensive database enables is suitable as proof of compliance for building authorities throughout Austria. In order to demonstrate compliance with building regulations all parameters and datasheets can be used or submitted to building authorities – This database is a service provided free of charge, courtesy of the Association of the wood industry and by proHolz Austria. All information presented is protected by copyright and covered by a disclaimer of warranty. We will try to rectify any mistakes and errors brought to our intention.

The published datasheets will be subject to regular reviews by the testing institutes in order to ensure that the datasheets are up-date and void of errors. Current versions of datasheets supersede older versions.
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If you find any mistakes or errors pertaining to the content in dataholz.com please contact:

Dipl.-Ing. Sylvia Polleres
dataholz.com c/o Holzforschung Austria

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