Product CompliancE


Reid has the longest serving history, and most enviable reputation, in New Zealand when it comes to Concrete Lifting Products. If your business is lifting precast concrete, the range of products offered by Reid is the most comprehensive, researched and tested by any New Zealand supplier.

Reid™ Edge Lift Hairpin with feet, ELAWF series anchors and SwiftLift™ Lifting Clutches, from 1.3t to 32t WLL, comply with Worksafe New Zealand Good Practice Guidelines “Safe work with precast concrete”- October 2018 (NZ GPG 2018).

Annual proof load testing of all clutches shall be conducted in accordance with AS 3850.1:2015 Appendices A8.

Where a lifting system is proof load tested by a third party, Reid Construction Systems recommends those selected are accredited to perform the testing in accordance with AS3850.1:2015 by NATA or IANZ.

All of Reid’s Lifting range complies with NZ GPG 2018,
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All Genuine ReidBar™ Systems are tolerance matched with product performance, capacity and design data, design specification and standard detailing developed from real world “In Concrete Testing”

“In Concrete” Testing programs are completed on an ongoing program basis and verified by our 3rd Party testing partners delivering significantly higher capacity outcomes.

The ReidBar Grout Sleeve system holds a CodeMark certificate (Certificate Number BRANZ-CM-1024). This provides a deemed to comply assessment for the system, to the NZBC, when used within the scope of CodeMark Certificate Number BRANZ-CM-1024). The ReidBar Grout Sleeve system CodeMark certificate is available on the JAS-ANZ website, located by entering the certificate number.
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Genuine ReidBar™ Reinforcing Bar and ReidBarTM Connection Systems are designed, manufactured, and tested to provide performance and serviceability in application meeting all relevant standards and codes below.

AS/NZS 4671:2001 Steel for the reinforcement of concrete

NZS 3101:2006 A3

AS/NZS 4680 Hot-dip galvanized (zinc) coatings on fabricated ferrous articles

Reid Plastics

The Reid Construction Systems™ range of bar chairs and spacers manufactured in Australia under the Reid™ and Danley™ trademarks satisfy the requirements of AS/NZS 2425:2015 Bar Chairs in reinforced concrete – Product requirements and test methods.


Reid Construction Systems™ in-house testing complies with AS/NZS 2425:2015


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Reid™ has been a trusted construction industry supplier for over 100 years.