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CSA S408

Guidelines for the development of limit states design standards

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Organization: CSA
Publication Date: 1 January 2011
Status: active
Page Count: 62
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These Guidelines provide recommendations for the development of codes and standards used for the design and evaluation of civil engineering structures such as buildings, industrial structures, bridges, earthand water-retaining structures, towers, chimneys, and poles. These recommendations are intended to ensure the adequate and consistent provision of safety and serviceability, regardless of the type of material, construction, or use of the structure.

In these Guidelines, "should" is used to express a recommendation or that which is advised but not required; "may" is used to express an option or that which is permissible within the limits of the Guidelines; and "can" is used to express possibility or capability.

Document History

CSA S408
January 1, 2011
Guidelines for the development of limit states design standards
These Guidelines provide recommendations for the development of codes and standards used for the design and evaluation of civil engineering structures such as buildings, industrial structures,...
January 1, 1981
Guidelines for the Development of Limit States Design
This Publication sets forth a recommended common basis for codes and standards for the design and evaluation of civil engineering structures, such as building and industrial structures, bridges,...
January 1, 1981
Guidelines for the Development of Limit States Design
This Publication sets forth a recommended common basis for codes and standards for the design and evaluation of civil engineering structures, such as building and industrial structures, bridges,...

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