Advantages of Codes & Standards
- They establish a commonality in engineering criteria, terms, principles, practices, materials, processes, etc.
- They help user establish a standard way of working.
- They ensure built in safety, reliability and continuity.
- They minimize mismatches and promote interchangeability.
- They economize the system, reduce inventory and ensure readily available backup from market.
- They help in accumulation of knowledge.
- They help in avoiding reinventing the wheel again.