2016 Code of Standard Practice Available for Public Review

Figure C-6.1 in the Code illustrates the tolerance on camber for fabricated trusses with specified camber. 

The current draft of the 2016 AISC Code of Standard Practice (AISC 303-16) is now available for public review until November 15, 2015; this is an update of the 2010 version of the Code. The draft document and a comment form are available for download at Photocopies are also available for a $35 copying and mailing fee; you can contact 312.670.5411 for further information.

Please submit comments using the provided form to Janet Cummins via email or mail at or 1 E. Wacker Drive, Suite 700, Chicago, IL 60601. Again, the deadline for comment submittal is November 15, 2015.

For background on the changes proposed in this 2016 version of the Code, see the recorded presentation from the 2015 NASCC: The Steel Conference.