Architecture

Significant Changes to the International Building Code 2015

Author: International Code Council,Douglas W. Thornburg

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781305254718

Category: Architecture

Page: 352

View: 2603

Gain full access to the most critical updates in the International Building Code, including the real-world application of those changes and how they originated -- all in a single, easy-to-use resource. SIGNIFICANT CHANGES TO THE INTERNATIONAL BUILDING CODE 2015 Edition provides a comprehensive analysis of significant changes since the 2012 IBC , offering key insights into its contents and implications. Coverage includes changes made to both structural and non-structural provisions. Each change analysis features the affected code sections and identifies the change with strikethroughs and underlines to show modifications to the existing language. Each change is accompanied by a quick summary, detailed illustrations, and discussion of its significance, which brings the technical jargon of the code to life in a real-world setting. The attention to detail, logical organization, and thorough yet concise coverage found in this resource make it an ideal tool for transitioning from the 2012 IBC.
Technology & Engineering

Significant Changes to the International Building Code

Author: Douglas W. Thornburg,John Randolph Henry,Jay Woodward,International Code Council

Publisher: Delmar Pub

ISBN: 9781111542467

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 381

View: 2650

"ICC, International Code Council"--Cover.
Architecture

Significant Changes to the International Building Code

Author: Douglas W. Thornburg,John R. Henry

Publisher: Delmar Pub

ISBN: N.A

Category: Architecture

Page: 346

View: 8919

An indispensable resource for anyone who uses the International Building Code? (IBC), this book offers a comprehensive yet practical analysis of the critical changes made between the 2006 and 2009 editions of the Code. Each change is first identified and then expanded upon with in-depth discussions of how it affects real-world applications of the 2009 IBC. Coverage reflects both structural and nonstructural provisions with special significance, including new and innovative design ideas and technologies, modern materials and methods of construction, and current approaches to fire safety, life safety, and structural stability. Useful to architects, engineers, inspectors, building and fire department personnel, and countless others in the construction industry, it is a ?must-have? guide to the many important changes in the 2009 International Building Code.
Architecture

International Existing Building Code 2015

Author: International Code Council

Publisher: International Existing Buildin

ISBN: 9781609834722

Category: Architecture

Page: 304

View: 5067

Learn the requirements needed to instill safety and stability in existing and historic buildings - without requiring full compliance with the new construction requirements in the building code. The 2015 INTERNATIONAL EXISTING BUILDING CODE SOFT COVER contains requirements intended to encourage the use and reuse of existing buildings by covering important topics such as repairs, alterations, additions, and changes of occupancy, making this an ideal addition to a user's code products. Chapter changes in this updated code include requirements related to the addition of sleeping units and dwelling units as they relate to the requirements for Accessible units, and Type A units and Type B units have been moved to Chapter 11 on Additions.
Architecture

International Residential Code for One-And Two-Family Dwellings 2015

Author: International Code Council

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781609834708

Category: Architecture

Page: 902

View: 9247

This comprehensive code for homebuilding combines building, plumbing, mechanical, fuel gas, energy, and electrical provisions into a single resource. The 2015 INTERNATIONAL RESIDENTIAL CODE FOR ONE- AND TWO- FAMILY DWELLINGS SOFT COVER uses these provisions to provide detailed insight into the construction of one- and two-family dwellings and townhouses up to three stories high. Using foundational principles that facilitate the use of new materials and building designs to guide the content, this reference guide also establishes minimum regulations using prescriptive provisions. This updated code includes information on common walls separating townhouses, remodeling of an existing basement, ramps that do not serve the required egress door, and carbon monoxide alarms.
Architecture

2015 International Building Code Commentary

Author: International Code Council

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781609832803

Category: Architecture

Page: N.A

View: 3782

Practical and reader-friendly, the 2015 INTERNATIONAL BUILDING CODE COMMENTARY, VOLUME 1 is a powerful resource that addresses the practical implications of the code critical for anyone entering the building industry. Its effectiveness lies in its use of a unique formula that has made previous editions so successful: it combines the text of the code with valuable commentaries that offer a more in-depth and applied understanding of its regulations. Although it includes the technical requirements of the code, it goes beyond these to explore its meaning, its applications, and the potential consequences when it is not followed.
Education

2018 International Mechanical Code Turbo Tabs, Loose-Leaf Version

Author: International Code Council

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781609837235

Category: Education

Page: N.A

View: 8152

Customize your 2018 INTERNATIONAL MECHANICAL CODE Loose leaf book with updated, easy-to-use TURBO TABS. These handy tabs will highlight the most frequently referenced sections of the latest version of the IMC. They have been strategically designed by industry experts so that users can quickly and efficiently access the information they need, when they need it.
Technology & Engineering

2018 International Building Code Illustrated Handbook

Author: International Code Council,Douglas W. Thornburg,Chris Kimball,William C. Bracken

Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional

ISBN: 1260132307

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 992

View: 4524

A comprehensive visual companion to the International Building Code®―2018 edition Thoroughly updated to address the provisions of the ICC’s 2018 International Building Code®, this fully-illustrated guide makes it easy to understand and apply the most critical code provisions. Covering both fire- and life-safety and structural provisions, this practical resource contains hundreds of user-friendly diagrams designed to clarify the application and intent of the IBC. The 2018 International Building Code® Illustrated Handbook provides all the information needed to get construction jobs done right and achieve compliance. An invaluable companion to the 2018 IBC, it is a must have resource for building officials, architects, engineers, contractors and all building construction professionals. Get complete application details on: •Scope and Administration •Definitions •Use and Occupancy Classification •Special Detailed Requirements Based on Use and Occupancy •General Building Heights and Areas •Types of Construction •Fire and Smoke Protection Features •Interior Finishes •Fire Protection Systems •Means of Egress •Accessibility •Interior Environment •Exterior Walls •Roof Assemblies and Rooftop Structures •Structural Design •Special inspections and tests•Soils and Foundations •Concrete •Masonry •Steel •Wood •Glass and Glazing •Gypsum Board and Plaster •Plastic •Plumbing•Elevators and Conveying Systems •Special Construction •Encroachments in the Public Right-of-Way •Safeguards During Construction
Architecture

Building Codes Illustrated

A Guide to Understanding the 2015 International Building Code

Author: Francis D. K. Ching,Steven R. Winkel

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 1119150922

Category: Architecture

Page: 448

View: 839

Portion of edition taken from page 4 of cover.

2015 International Residential Code® (IRC) Quick-Card

A Unique Quick-Reference Guide Based on the 2015 International Residential Code

Author: Builder's Book

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781622701056

Category:

Page: N.A

View: 5623

NEW! 2015 International Residential Code® (IRC) Quick-Card by Builder's Book, Inc.A Unique Quick-Reference Guide Based on the 2015 International Residential CodeIn this unique quick-reference guide, a single, 6-page laminated card, you get most of the new International Residential Code essentials that you need to know, based on the current 2015 IRC. The code compiles all building, plumbing, mechanical, fuel gas and electrical requirements for non-commercial one- and two-family dwellings in one convenient code. The regulations cover dwellings and townhouses up to three stories.Featured Sections: Footings Concrete Floor Framing Wall Framing Masonry Walls Roof Framing Interior Dimensions Means of Egress Smoke Alarms HVAC Plumbing Electrical
Education

2015 International Building Code Turbo Tabs

For Loose Leaf Edition

Author: ICC,International Code Council

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781609835255

Category: Education

Page: N.A

View: 1822

Customize your 2015 INTERNATIONAL BUILDING CODE LOOSE LEAF book with updated, easy-to-use TURBO TABS. These handy tabs will highlight the most frequently referenced sections of the latest version of the IBC. They have been strategically designed by industry experts so that users can quickly and efficiently access the information they need, when they need it.
Education

2015 International Building Code Turbo Tabs

For Paperbound Edition

Author: ICC,International Code Council

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781609835262

Category: Education

Page: N.A

View: 5481

Customize your 2015 INTERNATIONAL BUILDING CODE SOFT COVER book with updated, easy-to-use TURBO TABS. These handy tabs will highlight the most frequently referenced sections of the latest version of the IBC. They have been strategically designed by industry experts so that users can quickly and efficiently access the information they need, when they need it.
Architecture

2015 International Existing Building Code Commentary

Author: International Code Council

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781609832896

Category: Architecture

Page: N.A

View: 3658

Part of the highly successful International Code Council's Code & Commentary series, the 2015 INTERNATIONAL EXISTING BUILDING CODE COMMENTARY is the ideal tool for anyone interested in learning the provisions contained in the code, what they mean, and how to apply them. The driving force behind the book's effectiveness is its format: it has been strategically designed to pair each section of the code text with an insightful commentary that goes beyond the technical requirements to explore their practical implications. Content includes rationale for the various requirements, suggestions for applying them, and potential consequences for not adhering to them. With a clear, straightforward writing style that clarifies even the most complex code regulation, this is a resource that will enhance the learning and reference libraries of code officials, engineers, architects, inspectors, plans examiners, contractors, and anyone who uses the 2015 IEBC.
Architecture

International Fire Code 2015

Author: International Code Council

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781609834739

Category: Architecture

Page: 552

View: 3740

Get up-to-date on the critical regulations governing the safeguarding of life and property from all types of fire and explosion hazards with the 2015 INTERNATIONAL FIRE CODE LOOSE LEAF. This resource is the ultimate reference guide for addressing fire safety in both new and existing buildings. Using prescriptive- and performance- based approaches, this guide includes coverage of general precautions against fire, emergency planning and preparedness, fire department access, fire hydrants, automatic sprinkler systems, fire alarm systems, and hazardous materials storage and use. This updated code edited sections like Section 910 which was heavily revised to address overall smoke removal and mechanical smoke removal requirements have been revised and clarified. A new Section 915 replaces and greatly expands upon former Section 908.7 on Carbon Monoxide detection and alarm requirements.
Education

2015 International Mechanical Code Turbo Tabs for Loose Leaf

Author: ICC,International Code Council

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781609835330

Category: Education

Page: N.A

View: 668

Customize your 2015 INTERNATIONAL MECHANICAL CODE LOOSE LEAF book with updated, easy-to-use TURBO TABS. These handy tabs will highlight the most frequently referenced sections of the latest version of the IMC. They have been strategically designed by industry experts so that users can quickly and efficiently access the information they need, when they need it.
Technology & Engineering

International Building Code 2009

Author: International Code Council

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 9781580017244

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 684

View: 5797

LOOSELEAF VERSION: Featuring time-tested safety concepts and the very latest industry standards in material design, the 2009 International Building Code? offers up-to-date, comprehensive insight into the regulations surrounding the design and installation of building systems. It provides valuable structural, fire-, and life- safety provisions that cover means of egress, interior finish requirements, roofs, seismic engineering, innovative construction technology, and occupancy classifications. This content is developed in the context of the broad-based principles that facilitate the use of new materials and building designs, making this an indispensable reference guide for anyone seeking a strong working knowledge of building systems.
Education

2015 International Building Code Commentary

Author: International Code Council

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781609832827

Category: Education

Page: N.A

View: 6830

Practical and reader-friendly, the 2015 INTERNATIONAL BUILDING CODE COMMENTARY, VOLUME 2 is a powerful resource that addresses the practical implications of the code critical for those entering the building industry. Its effectiveness lies in its use of a unique formula that has made previous editions so successful: it combines the text of the code with valuable commentaries that offer a more in-depth and applied understanding of its regulations. Although it includes the technical requirements of the code, it goes beyond these to explore its meaning, its applications, and the potential consequences when it is not followed.
Business & Economics

Occupational Outlook Handbook 2009

Author: U. S. Department of Labor

Publisher: Skyhorse Publishing Inc.

ISBN: 1602393206

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 890

View: 9738

A directory for up-and-coming jobs in the near-future employment market includes recommendations for finding or advancing a career and draws on statistics from the U.S. Department of Labor, in a guide that includes coverage of more than 250 occupations. Original.
Business & Economics

Planet Google

One Company's Audacious Plan to Organize Everything We Know

Author: Randall Stross

Publisher: Simon and Schuster

ISBN: 1416546960

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 288

View: 2251

Draws on interviews with Google's CEO and the heads of its newest businesses to trace the story of the company's ambitions and influence, covering such topics as its acquisition of YouTube and its role in reshaping business and culture.