First Public Review of the 2011 AISC Nuclear Specification [INACTIVE]
April 14, 2011 from American Institute of Steel Construction
The AISC 2011 Specification for Safety-Related Steel Structures for Nuclear Facilities (AISC N690) is now available for public review. The entire draft specification is available for your review by downloading the attached document. This is an update of the 2006 version of this document (ANSI/AISC N690-06). This version of the AISC Nuclear Specification uses the 2010 AISC Specification for Structural Steel Buildings as a baseline document and modifies specific portions of the Specification to make it applicable to the design, fabrication, and erection of safety-related steel structures for nuclear facilities.
Comments are welcome on any portion of the draft in this first public review. A hard copy of both the Specification for Safety-Related Steel Structures for Nuclear Facilities and Commentary can also be requested by calling 312-670-5411 or by e-mail at [email protected], for a nominal fee of $15. Please submit your comments electronically to [email protected] using the attached form, or mail to Cynthia Duncan, AISC, Suite 700, 1 East Wacker Drive, Chicago, IL 60601 by May 30, 2011.
To download the review document go to www.aisc.org/AISCN690PR1
To download the commentary document go to www.aisc.org/AISCN690PR1COMM
To download the public review form go to www.aisc.org/N690PRForm
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