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Subject: API tank foundations (appendix E)
From: Bob Hanson <hansonb(--nospam--at)hilberteng.com>
Date: Thu, 10 Jun 1999 12:01:41 -0700
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The topic is flat bottom tanks supported at grade.
The 97 UBC (Calif. version) states in section 1634A.4 2. a design basis by
a national standard is acceptable with the provision that it conform to
1629A.4 & 1629A.2. I would like to know if anyone considers the API 650
(appendix E) an acceptable national standard although the 10th (1998)
version does not address the 1629A.4. provisions. IMHO I think API needs
Thanks to all,
Bob Hanson, S.E.