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    We have made a lot of changes to ACCEL™ over the years, hoping to bring you the best technical advice and tools to assist with your projects.
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  • HardieDeck™
    Decking System
    The HardieDeck™ system provides a highly durable low maintenance deck, with a modern contemporary appearance.
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  • Cladding Fire Test Video
    See how James Hardie siding compares to vinyl and wood siding in a side-by-side test.
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  • Non-Combustible
    Façade Solution
    Specify with Confidence:
    With the Victorian Building Authority launching an investigation into non-compliant, imported building products, Fire performance is a risk that designers and builders must be able to manage.
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  • HardieForm™
    Permanent Bridge Formwork
    A guide to our new specially engineered HardiePanel™ Compressed sheets suitable for use with concrete precast units such as super-T girders and deck units.
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  • HardieSmart™
    Intertenancy Wall System
    “Building up an intertenancy fire rated brick wall requires a lot of time, labour and precision,” says Georges “and the mess it creates on site is pretty disruptive too.”
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  • Fire & Acoustics Calculator
    Select desired fire rated system for wall systems, flooring and eaves and soffits.
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  • Constructions of buildings in bushfire prone areas
    A guide to the design and construction of buildings in bushfire-prone areas in accordance to Australian Standards 3959-2009.
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  • HardieSmart™ systems
    UPDATED MANUALS:
    Newly updated manuals for InterTenancy, Boundary and ZeroLot wall systems.
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What is ACCEL™?

It’s an exclusive premium service product that delivers smart design, specification and building tools for use in conjunction with James Hardie products.

Easy access to information

We have developed state of the art advanced online tools that present all the information you need in one place. From design concept to construction, let ACCEL help you do the hard work. From design concept to construction, let ACCEL help you do the hard work. And with TecALERT, ACCEL helps you keep up to date. New manuals, CAD details, selection tools… Don’t be caught with old information again.

3D HardieContent and CADAssist

The power to design and document faster with James Hardie’s product design content for Revit and ArchiCAD users and an extensive library of construction CAD drawings.

Estimation and Product Selection tools

Online tools developed to make building with James Hardie fast and easy: Product Advisor Tool selects the right James Hardie product for you, Product Estimation Tools quickly verify your James Hardie product quantity and can even send the estimations to your local distributor, Green Star Calculator determines Green Star points with all Green Star modules when using James Hardie products, and the Fire and Acoustically Rated Wall Selector automatically selects the James Hardie fire and acoustic wall that’s right for you. Fire test certificates are also available online.



Solution Centre

Quick solutions to custom designs and building code regulations: Custom Designs are an archive of non-standard James Hardie designs eg. Vertical Scyon Stria cladding and angled ExoTec Facade panel and fixing system, Design Applications are solutions to Bushfire, fire and acoustically reated walls and slab edge construction, and Site Specific Warranties



Priority access to architectural and building industry experts

They’re an extension of your own team. Priority advanced support by green smart professionals, former builders, engineers and designers providing time saving solutions and peace of mind.

We can review plans, develop construction details, provide acoustic wall predictions, provide design guidance to help ensure your project is a complete success. With a feature called TexPHOTO, you can take a photo of the issue on site using your camera phone and email it to us.



Product Specifications

James Hardie and external company product specifications prepared by experts to save you time in document preparation.



How do ACCEL™ users benefit?

ACCEL™ saves you time and money.

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