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The Industrial Glass Manufacturers Association of Canada (IGMAC) has an excellent software package for members.  This has been written to the relevant 1990 Canadian Glass code.
I've mislaid their contact numbers, but if I find them I can post.

Thor A Tandy P.Eng, MCSCE
Victoria BC
e-mail: vicpeng(--nospam--at)
----- Original Message -----
Sent: Saturday, December 04, 1999 10:39 AM
Subject: Re: Structural glass design

At 03:05 PM 03/12/1999 PST, you wrote:
>Hi everybody,
>Does anybody know a reference regarding structural glass design. Glazing
>Manual of GANA and AAMA publications have some data for flextural modulus of
>rupture and also practical recommendations. But I'm looking for more data
>regarding compressive, tear-out and bearing allowable stress for structural
>glass panels to use in a rational analysis and design procedure. Also any
>data regarding glass supports design, such as design stresses for setting
>blocks will help.
>Thanks in advance,