AISC - N690
Specification for Safety-Related Steel Structures for Nuclear Facilities
|Publication Date:||31 January 2012|
The Specification for Safety-Related Steel Structures in Nuclear Facilities, hereafter referred to as the Nuclear Specification, shall apply to the design of safety-related steel structures and steel elements in nuclear facilities
The Chapter, Appendix and Section designations within the Nuclear Specification are preceded by the letter N to denote nuclear facility provisions.
The Nuclear Specification is compatible with the AISC Specification for Structural Steel Buildings (ANSI/AISC 360), hereafter referred to as the Specification. Provisions of the Specification are applicable unless stated otherwise. Only those sections that differ from the Specification provisions are indicated in the Nuclear Specification.
The Nuclear Specification includes the list of additional Symbols, additional Glossary terms, Chapters NA through NN and Appendices N1 through N9. The Commentary and User Notes interspersed throughout the Nuclear Specification are not part of the Nuclear Specification.