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Alibuild A2 Plus

Alibuild A2 Plus is a 4mm thick aluminium composite material (ACM) with PVDF or NANO PVDF paint finish and mineral FR core. The aluminium sheets are made of 3000 series Aluminium alloy and are 0.5mm thick.

The aluminium sheets are glued to the A2 core with a layer EVA Glue on each side of the core. The layer of glue is 30 micron thick or less.

Key Features
  • BRANZ Tested fire resistance
  • CodeMark certification
  • Lightweight, easy to install
  • Extensive custom colour range
  • No limitations for use at height or boundary proximity
  • Superior flatness
  • 20 year panel warranty
Scope of Use
  • Alibuild A2 Plus is intended to be used for the fabrication of panels as part of an external wall cladding system
  • Higher grade 5000 aluminium is an option for superior corrosion resistance, suitable for marine applications, or coastal applications
Limitations on Use
  • The product is only the material used for one of the elements of the external cladding system.
Statement of Building Code Compliance

Alibuild A2 Plus ACM when used in accordance with this Certificate to fabricate a cladding panel, complies with the following provisions
of the NZBC:

  • Clause B1 STRUCTURE: Performance B1.3.1, B1.3.2, for the relevant physical conditions of B1.3.3 (a).
  • Clause B2 DURABILITY: Performance B2.3.1(b).
  • Clause F2 HAZARDOUS BUILDING MATERIALS: Performance F2.3.1.

The ACM when, used in accordance with this Certificate, will contribute to meeting the following provisions of the NZBC:

  • Clause C3 FIRE AFFECTING AREAS BEYOND THE SOURCE: Performance C3.5, C3.7 (b) and (c).
  • Clause E2 EXTERNAL MOISTURE: Performance E2.3.2.

Certification in respect of C3.5 & C3.7 (b & c) is based on independent tests to ISO5660:2002 in accordance with the method specified in Acceptable Solutions C/AS2-6 Appendix C para C7.1, and the criteria specified in paragraphs 5.8.1 (a) and (b). A copy of the test report (BRANZ report FH6042TT) may be obtained from the certificate holder.

Subject to the following conditions and limitations:
1. This certificate is limited to the ACM only and the extent to which this product will comply with or contribute to compliance with the NZ Building Code when designed and incorporated into an external cladding system. Establishing compliance of the external cladding system will need to consider the compliance of the other components and the compliance of the installation methodology of the cladding system; this falls outside the scope of this certificate.

Other Performance Attributes
  • 20 year panel warranty
Product Technical Statement
CodeMark Certificate
Cone Calorimeter Test: BRANZ FH11279-002

Dec 2019

Cone Calorimeter Test: BRANZ FH12227-001

Dec 2019


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