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Which is the latest version of Cana

Which is the latest version of Cana

Which is the latest version of Cana

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Which is the latest version of Canadian, New Zealand and EC8 seismic codes ? How can we get these codes?

Ravi K

RE: Which is the latest version of Cana

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Yes @ JAE; Anything

Ravi K

RE: Which is the latest version of Cana

I'm not familiar with Canada codes, etc. Does anyone else have information for Ravi K?

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RE: Which is the latest version of Cana

To determine loading on a building, you'd use Part 4 of the National Building Code of Canada (NBCC), the most recent version being the 2015 code. You'd also need seismic provisions for the specific city in Appendix C of NBCC. To determine material resistances, you'd use the CSA Standards for the respective materials (CSA A23.3 for concrete, CSA S16 for steel, for example). You can look up the most recent editions of these on the CSA website. They are sold as stand alone CSA standards as well as in books (CISC Handbook of Steel Construction, CAC Concrete Design Handbook) which have design examples and further information.

There are other documents out there which may govern design, such as codes for bridges. If you give a specific example of what you're trying to design and in where it is you'd likely get more of a response.

RE: Which is the latest version of Cana

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Thanks for the posts.

Ravi K

RE: Which is the latest version of Cana

For NZ its NZS1170.5:2004 incl amendment 1, you can buy it here
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RE: Which is the latest version of Cana

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the most recent version being the 2015 code.

I don't think the 2015 has been adopted by any jurisdictions.

Dik

RE: Which is the latest version of Cana

@dik Agreed, here is a good website to see which codes apply in each province Link.

RE: Which is the latest version of Cana

Shotzie: Thanks...

Dik

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