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D. Available Steel Design Codes

All steel design codes are available using the batch design method in the Analytical Modeling workflow (e.g., via the STAAD input file) where not specifically stated otherwise in the workflow column.

Batch Design

Table 1. Steel design codes available in batch design
Country/Region Code Title
Australia AS 4100-1998 Standards Australia - Steel Structural Design, including Amendment 1 (2012)
Belgium NBN EN 1993-1-1:2005 Belgian National Annex (EC3)
Canada CAN/CSA-S16-01 Limit States Design of Steel Structures
S136-94 Specification for the Design of Cold-Formed Steel Structural Members
CAN/CSA-S16-09/14 Limit States Design of Steel Structures (2009 and 2014 editions)
Europe EC3 BS EN 1993-1-1:2005 Eurocode 3: Design of steel structures Part 1.1 General rules and rules for buildings
Finland SFS EN 1993-1-1 Finnish National Annex (EC3)
France CM66 1977 Regulations for the calculation of steel structures and Design rules for structural steelwork, Addendum 80
NF EN 1993-1-1/NA French National Annex (EC3)
Germany DIN 18 800 Part 1 Structural steelwork. Safety against buckling of linear members and frames
DIN EN 1993-1-1:2005 German National Annex (EC3)
India IS 800 1984, ASD Code of Practice for General Construction in Steel
IS 800 2007, LSD General Construction in Steel - Code of Practice (Third Revision)
IS 800 2007, WSD General Construction in Steel - Code of Practice (Third Revision)
IS 801 1975 Code of Practice for Use of Cold-Formed Light Gauge Steel Structural Members in General Build Construction
IS 802 1995 Use of Structural Steel in Overhead Transmission Line Towers - Code of Practice
Japan   AIJ 2002 Design Standard for Steel Structures
AIJ 2005 Design Standard for Steel Structures
Malaysia MS-EN 1993-1-1 Malaysian National Annex (EC3)
Mexico NTC 1987 Normas Técnicas Complementarias para Diseño y construcción de Estructuras Metálicas - LRFD
Netherlands NEN EN 1993-1-1/NB Dutch National Annex (EC3)
New Zealand NZS 3404-1997 New Zealand Standard for Steel Structures, Parts 1 & 2, including Amendments 1 & 2.
Norway NPD 1993 Veiledning om utforming, beregning og dimensjonering av stalkonstruksjoner. Sist enderet 1.
NS 3472 2001 Steel structures. Design rules (3rd Edition)
NORSOK N-004 NORSOK N-004 Rev 2, October 2004
NS EN 1993-1-1:2005/NA:2008 Norwegian National Annex
Russia SNiP 2.23-81* 1990 Design Standards for Steel Construction
SP 16.13330.2011 Code of Practice: Steel Structures
SP 16.13330.2017 Code of Practice: Steel Structures
Poland PN-EN 1993-1-1 Polish National Annex (EC3)
Singapore SS EN 1993-1-1:2005 Singaporean National Annex (EC3)
South Africa SANS10162-1:1993 The structural use of steel Part 1: Limit-states design of hot-rolled steelwork
SANS 10162-1:2011 Design of steel structures
Sweden BFS EN 1993-1-1:2005 Swedish National Annex (EC3)
United Kingdom BS 5950-1:2000 Structural use of steelwork in building - Part 1: Code of practice for design - Rolled and welded sections, Incorporating Corrigendum No. 1
BS 5950-5:1998 Structural use of steelwork in building - Part 5. Code of practice for design of cold formed thin gauge sections
BS 5400:Part 3:1982 Steel, concrete and, composite bridges Part 3. Code of practice for design of steel bridges and Amd No. 4051 and Amd No. 6488
BS EN 1993-1-1:2005 British National Annex (EC3)
United States AISC ASD Specification for Structural Steel Buildings. Allowable Stress Design and Plastic Design (1989, 9th Edition)
AISC LRFD LRFD Specification for Structural Steel Buildings (1999, 3rd Edition)

Load and Resistance Factor Design Specification for Structural Steel Buildings (1993, 2nd Edition)

ANSI/AISC 360-16 Specification for Structural Steel Buildings (Unified specification), 2016 Edition and Design Guide #9 and AISC 341-16 Seismic Provisions.

Both customary and metric units are supported.

ANSI/AISC 360-10 Specification for Structural Steel Buildings (Unified specification), 2010 Edition and Design Guide #9 and AISC 341-10 Seismic Provisions.

Both customary and metric units are supported.

ANSI/AISC 360-05 Specification for Structural Steel Buildings (Unified specification), 2005 Edition and Supplement 1, April 2002 and AISC 341-05 Seismic Provisions.

Both customary and metric units are supported.

AISC ASD 1989 AISC ASD 1989 9th edition Castellated
AISI S100-16 North American Specification for the Design of Cold Formed Steel Structural Members
AASHTO ASD Standard Specifications for Highway Bridges, 17th Edition (2002); Chapter 10, Part C
AASHTO LRFD LRFD Design Specification, 2nd Edition (1998)
API 2A-WSD Recommended Practice for Planning, Design and Constructing Fixed Offshore Platforms-Working Stress Design , 21st Edition
ASCE 10-97 Design of Latticed Steel Transmission Structures

Nuclear Codes

Note: These codes require a separate Nuclear Design Codes license.
Code Title
ASME NF 3000 1974 ASME Boiler and Pressure Vessel Code, Section III Rules for Construction of Nuclear Power Plant Components, Division 1 - Appendices - Subsection NF
ASME NF 3000 1977 ASME Boiler and Pressure Vessel Code, Section III Rules for Construction of Nuclear Power Plant Components, Division 1 - Appendices - Subsection NF
ASME NF 3000 1989 ASME Boiler and Pressure Vessel Code, Section III Rules for Construction of Nuclear Power Plant Components, Division 1 - Appendices - Subsection NF
ASME NF 3000 1998 ASME Boiler and Pressure Vessel Code, Section III Rules for Construction of Nuclear Power Plant Components, Division 1 - Appendices - Subsection NF
ASME NF 3000-2001 ASME Boiler and Pressure Vessel Code, Section III Rules for Construction of Nuclear Power Plant Components, Division 1 - Appendices - Subsection NF
ASME NF 3000-2004 ASME Boiler and Pressure Vessel Code, Section III Rules for Construction of Nuclear Power Plant Components, Division 1 - Appendices - Subsection NF
AISC N690 1994-s1 Specification of the Design, Fabrication and Erection of Steel Safety-Related Structures for Nuclear Facilities and Supplement No. 1
AISC N690 1984 Specification of the Design, Fabrication and Erection of Steel Safety-Related Structures for Nuclear Facilities