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Civil, Environmental & Energy Engineering: Standards & Codes

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Search for selected standards, including ISO and ANSI standards, using our catalog. If you aren't finding the standard that you require by searching the standard number, try searching the standard name.

If you don't find what you need, it's not you! Many of our standards aren't listed in OneSearch, so email us at gemmill@colorado.edu and we will do our best to help get you what you need!

Standards for Architectural and Civil Engineering

Standards establish specifications, procedures, and designs to ensure the reliability and safety of products, materials and structures.

Codes

Codes often define local requirements and standards for building, and might apply to the how the building is constructed, but also what kinds of buildings and uses of land are permitted. They vary by jurisdiction.

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What are Standards?

Standards are published documents from professional engineering issuing bodies that establish specifications and procedure designs to ensure the reliability and safety of products, materials, structures and/or services people use on a daily basis.