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What are the IS Codes used for Structural Engineering And Structural Sections?

Following are the IS codes which are used for standardization in Structural Engineering And Structural Sections

IS 800:2007 Code of practice for general construction in steel

IS 801:1975 Code of practice for use of cold formed light gauge steel structural members in general building construction

IS 802(Part 1/Sec 1):1995 Code of practice for use of structural steel in overhead transmission line towers, Part 1 Materials, Loads and permissible stresses Section 1 Materials and Loads

IS 802(Part 1/Sec 2):1992 Code of practice for use of structural steel in overhead transmission line towers Part 1 : Material, loads and permissible stress Section 2 Permissible stress
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What are the IS Codes used for Stone Works?

Here is the list of the Indian Standard codes required by an engineers for standardization in the field of Stone Work:-

IS 1121(Part 1):1974 Methods of test for determination of strength properties of natural building stones: Part I Compressive strength

IS 1121(Part 2):1974 Methods of test for determination of strength properties of natural building stones: Part II Transverse strength

IS 1121(Part 3):1974 Methods of test for determination of strength properties of natural building stones: Part III Tensile strength

IS 1121(Part 4):1974 Methods of test for determination of strength properties of natural building stones: Part IV Shear strength

IS 1122:1974 Method of test for determination of true specific gravity of natural building stones
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What are the IS Codes used for Flooring, Wall Finishing And Roofing?

Here is the list of the Indian Standard codes required by an engineers if they are looking for Flooring, Wall Finishing And Roofing. These IS Codes Cover the field of flooring made of materials such as concrete, concrete tiles, magnesium oxychloride, linoleum, rubber, bitumen mastic and plastics; acid and alkali resisting flooring including acid resisting plasters, wall finishing, bitumen impregnated roofing sheets, plastics based roofing sheets etc. But these exclude metal and asbestos cement sheets.

IS 653:1992 Specification for linoleum sheets and tiles

IS 657:1982 Specification for materials for use in the manufacture of magnesium oxychloride flooring compositions

IS 658:1982 Code of practice for magnesium oxychloride composition floors

IS 809:1992 Specification for rubber flooring materials for general purposes

IS 1195:2002 Bitumen-mastic for flooring – Specification

IS 1196:1978 Code of practice for laying bitumen mastic flooring

IS 1197:1970 Code of practice for laying of rubber floors

IS 1198:1982 Code of practice for laying, fixing and maintenance of linoleum floors
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What are the IS Codes used for Building Lime And Gypsum Products?

Here are the IS codes which an engineer might require if he or she is dealing with Building Lime And Gypsum Product. These codes cover manufacturing, supply, use and storage of building lime and lime products in construction works. These codes also include gypsum building material, gypsum plaster board, non-load bearing gypsum plaster block. Terms and definition related to lime and gypsum along with the scope of gypsum plaster and testing methods of gypsum plaster concrete and products is also covered by these codes. Guidelines related to gypsum tiles and reinforced blocks also mentioned in these codes.

IS 712:1984 Specification for building limes

IS 1624:1986 Method of field testing of building lime

IS 1635:1992 Code of practice for field slaking of building lime and preparation of putty

IS 1849(Part 1/Sec 1):1990 Guide for design and installation of vertical mixed feed lime kiln: Part 1 Limestone Section 1 Masonry type shaft

IS 1849(Part 1/Sec 2):1991 Guide for design and installation of vertical mixed feed type lime kiln: Part 1 For limestone Section 2 RCC type shaft
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List of IS Codes for Sanitary Appliances And Water Fittings

Here are the IS codes which cater to the need of civil engineering relating to Sanitary Appliances And Water Fittings. Scope of these codes:- glazed earthenware sanitary appliances, water closets, enamelled cast iron railway coaching stock, wooden, plastic etc, bath tubs, vitreous sanitary appliances, non-ferrous waste fittings for wash basins and sinks, traps waste plug and accessories,for wash basins, flushing cisterns, manhole covers for use in drainage works (except concrete), pillar taps, ball valves, copper and plastic floats for ball valves, caulking lead, ferrules, plug cocks, foot valves, surface boxes, stoneware pipes, water meters, water meter box, sluice valves, glazed earthenware tiles

IS 651:2007 Glazed stoneware pipe and fittings – Specification

IS 771(Part 1):1979 Specification for glazed fire-clay sanitary appliances: Part 1 General requirements

IS 771(Part 2):1985 Specification for glazed fire-clay sanitary appliances: Part 2 Specific requirements of kitchen and laboratory sinks

IS 771(Part 3/Sec 1):1979 Specification for glazed fire clay sanitary appliances : Part 3 Specific requirements of urinals, Section 1 Slab urinals

IS 771(Part 3/Sec 2):1985 Specification for glazed fire-clay sanitary appliances: Part 3 Specific requirements of urinals: Section 2 Stall urinals

IS 771(Part 4):1979 Specification for glazed fire-clay sanitary appliances: Part 4 Specific requirements of postmortem slabs

IS 771(Part 5):1979 Specification for glazed fire clay sanitary appliances: Part 5 Specific requirements of shower trays

IS 771(Part 6):1979 Specification for glazed fire-clay sanitary appliances: Part 6 Specific requirements of bedpan sinks

IS 771(Part 7):1981 Specification for glazed fire-clay sanitary appliances: Part 7 Specific requirements of slop sinks

IS 772:1973 Specification for general requirements for enamelled cast iron sanitary appliances
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