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Last updated: January 26, 2021
For Proposed National Standards of Canada activities, visit Notices of Intent on the Standards Council of Canada site.

Notice of Intent

CSA intends to begin work on the projects listed below. These projects include the development of new standards and new editions (including adoptions), and endorsements. If you have relevant expertise and would like to contribute time, comments, or are able to support the development financially, please contact the person listed for that item.

Program Standard Title Date Posted CSA Contact
Energy  B140.12 (New Edition)  Oil-Burning Equipment: Service Water Heaters For Domestic Hot Water, Space Heating, And Swimming Pools
11/23/2020  Dragica Jeremic Nikolic
(416)747-4279 
Construction Products and Materials  CSA S6:25 (New Edition)  Canadian Highway Bridge Design Code
1/5/2021  Mark Braiter
(416)747-2745 
Construction Products and Materials  CSA S6.1:25 (New Edition)  Commentary to Canadian Highway Bridge Design Code
1/5/2021  Mark Braiter
(416)747-2745 
Life Sciences  B352.0-16  Rollover protective structures (ROPS), falling object protective structures (FOPS), operator protective structures (OPS), and tip-over protective structures (TOPS) for mobile machinery - General Canadian requirements
1/7/2021  Lina Lopez
(416)747-4080 
Energy  N287.0, New Standard  Commentary on the N287 suite of Standards
1/10/2021  Cherie Zou
(416)747-2497 
Energy  N290.3 (New Edition)  Requirements for the containment system of nuclear power plants
1/10/2021  Eve Stencel
(416)747-2453 
Energy  N290.8-15 (AMT)  Technical specification requirements for nuclear power plant components Committee Member's
1/10/2021  Eve Stencel
(416)747-2453 
Energy  N293-12 (R2017), Supplement No. 1  Fire protection for nuclear power plants (application to Small Modular Reactors)
1/10/2021  Cherie Zou
(416)747-2497 
Energy  N393, New Edition  Fire protection for facilities that process, handle, or store nuclear substances
1/11/2021  Cherie Zou
(416)747-2497 
Energy  EXP14, New Standard  Best Practiced Towards The Perfect Home
1/15/2021  Jovan Cheema
(416)747-2743 
Life Sciences  M423  Fire-resistant hydraulic fluids
1/20/2021  Tania Donovska
(416)747-4112 
Life Sciences  M427  Fire-performance and antistatic requirements for ventilation materials
1/20/2021  Tania Donovska
(416)747-4112 
Life Sciences  M430  Roof and rock bolts, and accessories
1/20/2021  Tania Donovska
(416)747-4112 
Energy  N299.2, Proposed Amendment  Quality assurance program requirements for the supply of items and services for nuclear power plants, Category 2
1/25/2021  Eve Stencel
(416)747-2453 
Energy  N299.3, Proposed Amendment  Quality assurance program requirements for the supply of items and services for nuclear power plants, Category 3
1/25/2021  Eve Stencel
(416)747-2453 
Energy  N299.1, Proposed Amendment  Quality assurance program requirements for the supply of items and services for nuclear power plants, Category 1
1/25/2021  Eve Stencel
(416)747-2453 
Energy  Z341.1, New Edition  Reservoir storage
1/26/2021  Pablo Fernandez Marchi
(416)747-2314 
Energy  Z341.2, New Edition  Salt cavern storage
1/26/2021  Pablo Fernandez Marchi
(416)747-2314 
Energy  Z341.4, New Edition  Salt cavern waste disposal
1/26/2021  Pablo Fernandez Marchi
(416)747-2314 
Energy  Z245.1, New Edition  Steel Pipe
1/26/2021  Pablo Fernandez Marchi
(416)747-2314 
Energy  Z245.20, New Edition  Plant-applied external fusion bond epoxy coating for steel pipe
1/26/2021  Pablo Fernandez Marchi
(416)747-2314 
Energy  Z245.22, New Edition  Plant-applied external polyurethane foam insulation coating for steel pipe
1/26/2021  Pablo Fernandez Marchi
(416)747-2314 
Energy  Z245.30, New Edition  Field-applied external coatings for steel pipeline systems
1/26/2021  Pablo Fernandez Marchi
(416)747-2314 
Energy  Z245.21, New Edition  Plant-applied external polyethylene coating for steel pipe
1/26/2021  Pablo Fernandez Marchi
(416)747-2314 


Proposed Reaffirmations

The standards listed below are under review to determine if they remain technically valid and current. If you have any comments, send them to the CSA contact. Your comments will be passed on to the appropriate committee for consideration. Although the proposal is to reaffirm these standards, the result of the review may be to withdraw them. Action taken will be announced in a future issue of Info Update.

Program Standard Title Date Posted CSA Contact
Electrical / Electronics  C22.2 No. 61-16  Household cooking ranges
12/21/2020  Uliana Edelman
(416)747-2677 
Gas Equipment  ANSI Z83.8-2016/CSA 2.6-2016  Gas unit heaters, gas packaged heaters, gas utility heaters, and gas-fired duct furnaces
12/23/2020  Beth George
(216)524-4990 x 88014 
Construction Products and Materials  S826 SERIES-01 (R2016)  Ferry Boarding Facilities
12/24/2020  Mark Braiter
(416)747-2745 
Construction Products and Materials  A23.4-16  Precast concrete - Materials and construction
1/5/2021  Ken Phu
(416)747-2569 
Construction Products and Materials  B196.3 M1983 (R2016)  PVC Underground Telecommunication Cable Ducting and Fittings
1/6/2021  Sarah Chung
(416)747-2719 
Environment  R7003  Sustainability standard for household clothes washers
1/14/2021  Scott Lindsay
(216)524-4990 x 88358 
Energy  C837-16  Monitoring and energy performance measurements of compressed air systems
1/25/2021  Laura Contasti
(416)747-4208 
Gas Equipment  CSA 2.15  Gas-Fired Domestic Lighting Appliances
1/26/2021  Daniel Yurman
(216)524-4990 


Proposed Withdrawals

These documents are being considered for withdrawal. If you have any questions or concerns, send them to the CSA contact. Although the proposal is to withdraw these standards, the result of the review may be to reaffirm them. Action taken will be announced in a future issue of Info Update.

Program Standard Title Date Posted CSA Contact
Construction Products and Materials  NBIC 07, Endorsed Standard  National Board Inspection Code
12/18/2020  Paul Gulletson
(416)747-4186 


ANSI Notifications

ANSI PINS, BSR-8 and BSR-9 notifications for CSA/ANSI standards. Proceed to ANSI Standards Action.


Drafts for Public Review

Draft standards, draft amendments, and endorsements are available for public review and comment before they are approved by the committee. The comment period is normally 60 days from the date posted. Proceed to the list of drafts available for Public Review.