Posts Tagged ‘ CSA ’

NAFS User Guide Now Available

Jun 19th, 2014

The American Architectural Manufacturers Association (AAMA), Canadian Standards Association (CSA) and Window and Door Manufacturers Association (WDMA) have released a User Guide to the 2011 AAMA/WDMA/CSA 101/I.S.2/A440, North American Fenestration Standard/Specification for windows, doors, and skylights (NAFS). The guide is the result of a multi-year effort by the three associations. The user guide was developed as a non-mandatory, advisory document and has been […]

ICC Approves Skylight Code Change

May 17th, 2012

The International Code Council (ICC) approved a proposal related to unit skylights during its recent code development hearings in Dallas. The proposal, S176-12, sought to add a reference to “tubular daylighting devices” to section 2405.5.5 of the code. The proposal, put forth by Julie Ruth of JRuth Code Consulting, representing the American Architectural Manufacturers Association […]

Latest North American Fenestration Standard Published

Nov 29th, 2011

The 2011 edition of AAMA/WDMA/CSA 101/I.S.2/A440, NAFS “North American Fenestration Standard/Specification for windows, doors, and skylights” (NAFS-11) has received final approval and is now available. This standard is the result of a multi-year effort by the American Architectural Manufacturers Association (AAMA), Canadian Standards Association (CSA) and Window & Door Manufacturers Association (WDMA). The updated 2011 […]