CSA W186-M - 1990 - Welding of Reinforcing Bars in Reinforced Concrete Construction


This Standard applies to:

  1. the design, fabrication, and inspection of welded connections utilizing deformed reinforcing bars and to the certification of companies involved in such work;
  2. welding of deformed reinforcing bars (except for pre-stressing steel or for bar or rod mats for which the welding is covered by the manufacturing specification) either directly to each other or through splice members; and
  3. welding of deformed reinforcing bars to structural steel members used as anchorages in precast or cast-in-place concrete construction either in the fabricating shop or in the field.

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