6.8.1 NON SEISMIC DESIGN REQUIREMENTS
All structural design, other than seismic design, shall be based upon the loads, load
combinations and loading provisions from ANSI/ ASCE 7-95 "Minimum design Loads for
Buildings and Other Structures" published by the American Society of Civil Engineers.
Loads for locations and conditions that are beyond the scope of ANSI/ASCE 7-95 shall be
obtained from Mil-Hdbk-1002/2A dated October 1996 published by NAVFACENGCOM.
Member design shall comply with the requirements of the following materials criteria:
a. Structural Steel: "Load and Resistance Factor Design Specification for Structural
Steel Buildings" (LRFD) published by AISC - December 1, 1993 edition or "Allowable
Stress Design and Plastic Design Specification for Structural Steel Buildings" (ASD)
published by AISC - June 1, 1989 edition or "Load and Resistance Factor Design
Specification for Structural Steel Buildings Metric" (LRFD) published by AISC -
December 1, 1994 edition.
b. Open web Steel Joists: "Standard Specification, Load Tables and Weight Tables
for Steel Joists and Joist Girders" published by the Steel Joist Institute Fortieth Edition
c. Cold Formed Steel: "Specification for the Design of Cold-Formed Steel Structural
Members" published by AISI- 1996 edition.
d. Steel Deck: "Specification for Composite Steel Floor Deck", "Specification for
Non-Composite Steel Form Deck", "Specification for Cellular Deck Floor Systems"
and "Specification for Steel Roof Deck" as contained in Publication No. 29 dated 1995,
published by the Steel Deck Institute.
e. Concrete: "Building Code Requirements for Structural Concrete" (ACI 318-95)
published by the American Concrete Institute.
f. Masonry: Refer to seismic design requirements.
g. Wood: AF&PA/ASCE 16-95 "Standard for Load and Resistance Factor Design
(LRFD) for Engineered Wood Construction" published by ASCE, or "National Design
Specification for Wood Construction" published by the National Forest & Paper
Association and by the American Wood Council 1997 edition.
h. Plywood / Structural-Use Panels: "Plywood Design Specification" published by
APA-The Engineered Wood Association January 1997 edition or "Design