Thanks for the info. I was already aware that the IBC uses the 1997 AISC
provisions, however the IBC is NOT an adopted code and probably wont be for
another two years. I am curious what engineers are doing today utilizing the
1997 UBC and the referenced or newer AISC seismic provisions.
Thomas Hunt, S.E.
dodgen(--nospam--at)icbo.org on 03/30/2000 08:57:56 AM
Please respond to seaint(--nospam--at)seaint.org
Subject: AISC Seismic provisions
The IBC uses the AISC 1997 including supplement No. 1 dated 1999