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How building codes and regulations can be adapted to meet the basic needs of the poor

Report of the UN Seminar of Experts on Building Codes and Regulations ... Tallberg and Stockholm, March, 1980

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Published by Swedish Council for Building Research .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Building laws,
  • Congresses,
  • Developing countries

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages85
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9121385M
    ISBN 109154032512
    ISBN 109789154032518

    walls, partitions, shafts, floor-ceilings, and roof-ceilings are rated based on the same time ratings as structural components, in some cases building components can be fire rated for both structural and containment reasons. the fire rating on a floor assembly would have to meet both requirements. an exterior wall located on or near the property line might also require both structural fire. Building Department which shall be under the supervision of the Building Official. The Building Official shall have the authority to inspect or cause to be inspected, for compliance to this Building Code, all buildings, structures or private utilities in the City. (Code , § ; Ord. No. , ; Ord. No. , § 1, ; Ord. No. Maureen Guttman, AIA, is president of the Building Codes Assistance Project. A licensed architect with more than 25 years of experience in energy efficient and green building design, she oversees a nationwide campaign to support the adoption and implementation of today’s model energy codes.


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