Indian standard code for structural steel design for all types of structures are given below. These are the codes which can be referred during design of steel structures. Following are the codes generally used, for any specialized design, any other code may also be referred which are not listed here.
IS: 800 : 2007 – Code of Practice for general construction in Steel
IS: 802 Part 2 : 1978 – Code of Practice for use of Structural Steel in Overhead Transmission Towers-Fabrication, Galvanizing, Inspection and Packing
IS: 806 : 1968 – Code of Practice for USE OF Steel Tubes in General Building Construction
IS: 808 : 1989 – Dimensions for Hot Rolled Steel Beam, Column, Channel and Angle Sections
IS:814 : 2004 – Covered Electrodes for Manual Metal Arc Welding of Carbon and Carbon Manganese Steel Specification
IS:816 : 1969 – Code of Practice for use of Metal Arc Welding for General Construction in Mild Steel.
IS:1161 : 1998 – Specification For Steel Tubes for Structural Purposes.
IS:1182 : 1983 – Recommended practice for radiographic examination of fusion welded butt joints in steel plates
IS:1363 Part 1 & 3 : 2002 – Black Hexagonal Headed Bolts, Screws, Nuts & Locknuts of Product Grade C- Hexagon Head Bolts (M5-M64)
IS:1367 Part 1 To 3 & 5 To 7 : 2002 – Technical Supply Conditions for Threaded Steel Fasteners
IS:1852 : 1985 – Rolling and Cutting Tolerances for Hot Rolled Steel Products
IS:2062 : 1999 – Steel For General Structural Purposes- Specification
IS:3502 : 1994 – Specification For Steel Chequered Plates
IS:3658 : 1999 – Code of Practice for Liquid Penetrant Flaw Detection
IS:3757 : 1985 High Strength Friction Grip Structural Bolts
IS:4260 : 2004 – Recommended Practice for Ultrasonic Testing of Butt Welds in Ferritic Steel
IS:5334 : 2003 – Code of Practice for MagneticFlaw Detection of Welds
IS:5369 : 1975 – General Requirements for Plain Washers and Lock Washers.
IS:5372 : 1975- Specification – Taper Washers for Channels.
IS:5374 : 1975 – Specification – Taper Washers for I – Beams
IS:6639 : 2005 – Specification for Hexagon Bolts for Steel Structures
IS:7205 : 1974 Safety Code for Erection of Structural Steel Work
IS:7215 : 1974 – Tolerances for Fabrication Of Steel Structures
IS:7307 Part 1 – 1974 – Approval Tests for Welding Procedures Part 1- Fusion Welding of Steel
IS:7310 Part 1 : 1974 – Approval Tests for Welders working to Approved Welding Procedures Part 1- Fusion Welding of Steel
IS:7318 Part 1 : 1974 – Approval Tests for Welders when Welding Procedure Approval is not required. Part 1- Fusion Welding of Steel
IS:8500 : 1991 – Weldable structural steel (Medium and High Strength qualities)
IS:9595 : 1996 Recommendation for metal arc welding of carbon manganese steel
IS:12843 : 1989 – Tolerances for Erection Of Steel Structures.