2017 AISC Specification for Nuclear Facilities Available for Public Review

April 20, 2017

(Chicago, IL) - The 2017 AISC Specification for Safety-Related Steel Structures for Nuclear Facilities is now available for public review until May 22. This draft specification is an update of ANSI/AISC N690-12 and ANSI/AISC N690s1-15.

Comments are welcome on any portion of the draft in this first public review of the specification. A hard copy can be requested by contacting Janet Cummins, at, for a nominal fee of $35. Please submit your comments electronically to using the public review form, or mail to Cynthia Duncan, AISC, 130 East Randolph Street, Suite 2000, Chicago, IL 60601, by May 22.

To download the draft specification and public review form, please visit


For more information contact:

Dani Friedland
Marketing Communications Strategist

American Institute of Steel Construction

The American Institute of Steel Construction, headquartered in Chicago, is a non-partisan, not-for-profit technical institute and trade association established in 1921 to serve the structural steel design community and construction industry. AISC's mission is to make structural steel the material of choice by being the leader in structural steel-related technical and market-building activities, including: specification and code development, research, education, technical assistance, quality certification, standardization, market development, and advocacy. AISC has a long tradition of service to the steel construction industry of providing timely and reliable information. 

130 E. Randolph St, Suite 2000
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