Division 5 – Metals



1. Structural steel work is defined in the American Institute of Steel Construction
(AISC) “Code of Standard Practice.” Structural steel shall comply with the

a. AISC “Code of Standard Practice for Steel Buildings and Bridges”

b. AISC Specifications for Structural Steel Buildings,” including


c. “Specifications for Structural Joints Using ASTM A325 or A490 Bolts”

approved by the Research Council on Structural Connections

d. American Welding Society (AWS) D1.1 “Structural Welding Code – Steel”

e. ASTM A6, “General Requirements for Delivery of Rolled Steel Plates,

Shapes, Sheet Piling, and Bars for Structural Use”

f. ASTM A36, “Structural Steel Shapes, Plates, and Bars”

g. ASTM A500, “Grade B Cold‐Formed Steel Tubing”

h. ASTM A501, “Hot‐Formed Steel Tubing”

i. ASTM A307, “Anchor Bolts”

j. ASTM C150, “Type I or Type III, Cement Grout”

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Author: Brendon Harris

Architectural Technologist

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