• CHAPTER20
    ALUMINUM

    User note: Code change proposals to this chapter will be considered by the IBC – Structural Code
    Development Committee during the 2016 (Group B) Code Development Cycle. See explanation on page iv.

    SECTION2001
    GENERAL

    2001.1 Scope.

    This chapter shall govern the quality, design, fabrication and erection of aluminum.

    SECTION2002
    MATERIALS

    2002.1 General.

    Aluminum used for structural purposes in buildings and structures shall comply with AA ASM 35 and AA ADM 1. The nominal loads shall be the minimum design loads required by Chapter 16.