Note: referenced in NBCC 2005.
This is a consolidated reprint, incorporating Update No. 1 - January 2003 and Supplement No. 1 - January 2005
Update #1 was published as notification that this is now a National Standard of Canada
This Standard provides criteria for the structural design and appraisal of structures or structural elements made from wood or wood products, including graded lumber, glued-laminated timber, unsanded plywood, oriented strandboard (OSB), composite building components, shearwalls and diaphragms, timber piling, pole-type construction, prefabricated wood I-joists, structural composite lumber products, preserved wood foundations, and their structural fastenings. The Standard employs the limit states design method.