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. 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.

Just drag and drop to create three-dimensional realistic James Hardie designs, documentation, and even product quantity schedules.

and Production
Selection tools

Estimation and Product Selection tools
On line tools developed to make building with James Hardie fast and easy.

Product Advisor Tool

An intelligent online tool that selects the right James Hardie product for you.

Product Estimation Tools

Quickly verify your James Hardie product quantity. How many sheets / planks, fasteners, vapor permeable membrane and even tubes of sealant are all calculated? The calculator can even send the estimations to your local distributor.

Green Star Calculator

This simple but advanced online tool determines Green Star points with all Green Star modules when using James Hardie products.

Fire and Acoustically Rated Wall Selector

It 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

An archive of non-standard James Hardie designs eg. Vertical Scyon Stria cladding and angled ExoTec Facade panel and fixing system.

Design Applications

Solutions to Bushfire, fire and acoustically reated walls and slab edge construction

Site Specific Warranties

What is ACCELTM?

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

How do ACCELTM users benefit

ACCELTM saves you time and money.

User Benefits

Standard Technical Offer
Ask James HardieTM CustomerLinkTM
Technical Literature Design Guides
Product Installation Instructions
Product Technical Specifications
Product Warranties
Safe Working Instructions / MSDS
Talk to an Expert Ask an Expert
Live Chat
Acoustic Wall PredictionsTM
Product Info Building Product Advisor
Accessories Guide
Product Calculators Estimation Tools
Fire and Acoustic Selection Tool
Green Star Rating Tool
Multimedia Design Videos and Podcasts
Construction Videos and Podcasts
Technical Literature Specialist Technical Supplements / Bulletins
Physical Properties and Test Certificates
Multi Lingual Installation Manuals and Podcasts
CAD Details CADAssistTM
3D HardiContentTM
Product Specifications HardieSpec Writer
External Supplier Product Specs
Sustainability James Hardie Total Wall R - Values
Life Cycle Analysis
Green Star Rating Tool
Solution Centre Custom Product Designs
Design Guidance
Bushfire Construction
Fire & Acoustic Floor and Wall Systems
Energy Efficiency and Section J Code Compliance
Site Specific Product 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.