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April 08, 2002

Natural Phenomena Hazards Performance Categorization Guidelines for Structures, Systems, and Components

Replaced by DOE-STD-1020-2012 | Change Notice No. 1 (January 1996) | Reaffirmed with Errata (April 2002)

The purpose of this standard is as follows: (a) To provide, for the purpose of Natural Phenomena Hazard (NPH) design and evaluation, criteria for selecting performance categories (PCs) of structures, systems, and components (SSCs) in accordance with the requirements specified in DOE Order 420.1 (Reference 10) and the NPH Guide to DOE O 420.1 (DOE G 420.1-2) (Reference 11).