New Codes for Alberta
On Sept. 15, the Electrical Code Regulation (AR 208/99) was approved,
adopting three new electrical codes for use in Alberta, all three
Electrical Codes come into effect Nov. 1, 1999.
The Canadian Electrical Code, Part I, Eighteenth Edition published
by the Canadian Standards Association (CSA) is available from CSA
at: 1707 – 94 Street, Edmonton AB T6N 1E6. Tel: (780) 450-2111 or
Toll Free: 1-800-463-6727 or Fax: (780) 461-5322
The Code for Electrical Installations at Oil and Gas Facilities
1999 and the Alberta Electrical and Communication Utility Code 1999
published by the Safety Codes Council of Alberta are available from:
Learning Resources Distributing Centre, 12360 142 Street, Edmonton
AB T5L 4X9. Tel: (780) 427-2767 or Fax: (780) 422-9750
Two companion documents to the Alberta Electrical and Communication
Utility Code 1999 (CSA Standards, C22.3 No. 1-87 "Overhead
Systems" and C22.3 No. 7-94 "Underground Systems")
are available for CSA.
The Electrical Code Regulation (AR 208/99) is available from Queen’s
Printer Book Stores:
11510 Kingsway, Edmonton, AB T5G 2Y5. Tel. (780) 427-4952. Fax:
(780) 452-0668 or Main Floor, McDougall Centre, 455 – 6th Street
SW Calgary AB T2P 4E8 Tel. (403) 297-6251. Fax: (403) 297-8450.