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ICC Tackles Windloads and Deflection

The International Code Council (ICC) 2016 Committee Action Hearings wrapped up this week, with some changes being made to the structural section of the International Building Code (IBC). S69-16, which was approved as modified, addresses IBC 1604—a code regarding deflection … Continue reading

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ICC Votes on Prescriptive Requirement Proposals

Key code change proposals regarding prescriptive requirements for glazing were addressed over the last few days during the International Code Council (ICC) 2016 Committee Action Hearings. Among the approved changes in the International Energy Conservation Code (IECC) was CE94. Proposed … Continue reading

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ICC Addresses 15-Percent Glazing Area Code Language

The International Code Council (ICC) 2016 Committee Action Hearings continued this week, with decisions made on a few notable glazing and fenestration industry-related proposals. Wednesday, one relevant proposal—RE145—was narrowly defeated, while three others were approved. The industry supported RE145. This … Continue reading

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