Architectural Hardware Consulting Pty Ltd (AHC) is an independent risk mitigation consultancy business, specialising in the industry of Door Openings and associated Architectural Door Hardware and Security Access Control.

More demands now than ever are presented to the Specifier of Door Opening components such as – Fire Life Safety Requirements, DDA Accessibility Code, Security Access Control, Acoustic Values and Aesthetic Design Considerations. These often create conflicting factors and demand an integrated and informed approach to Door Opening Design that transcends simply specifying materials, but requires experience and knowledge specific to each circumstance, that is then translated into your Door Openings Specification.

AHC has a seamless documentation approach meaning we don’t ask you to adopt an external software generated report and incorporate it into your documents. Instead we effectively become a part of your team working with your internal preferred excel spread sheet system comprising data from Revit or CAD and help assess, review and develop your drawings in consultation with you.

AHC lessens your risk through assessing, advising and developing your door openings alongside your team to provide compliance peace of mind, lessening of variation exposure and improve the overall quality of your project documentation. And all delivered through a highly personalised, self-disciplined and professional service.