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  1. Code Council, Tianjin Fire Research Institute Agreement Will Advance Public Safety in China

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    Thu, 4 Aug 2011

    cooperatively to improve Chinese construction codes , according to a Memorandum of Understanding ..... discussed the International Green Construction Code and the critical global need for ..... explosive rate. The International Green Construction Code is a game changer in safe and sustainable

  2. BOARDING HOUSE FIRE: A PLEA FOR PREVENTION

    Magazine Articles

    Tue, 1 Jan 2002

    provide a voice in supporting construction codes in favor of automatic fire ..... provide a voice in supporting construction codes in favor of automatic fire ..... vision to make meaningful construction code changes, you can save lives

  1. Rhode Island Recognized by International Code Council as First State to Adopt Green Construction Code

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    Tue, 19 Oct 2010

    first state in the nation to adopt the International Green Construction Code (IGCC). The Rhode Island Green Buildings Act identifies ..... first state in the nation to adopt the International Green Construction Code .” In addition to the Code Council, cooperating sponsors

  2. Use of 2008 NYC Construction Codes Required on July 1

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    Tue, 23 Jun 2009

    interim period to use the 2008 NYC Construction Codes or the 1968 Building Code ends on ..... 40 years. The 2008 New York City Construction Codes are based on the International Building ..... practice nationally. The 2008 NYC Construction Codes coordinate with codes used in jurisdictions

  3. Green Construction Code Hearings Slated for August

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    Mon, 10 May 2010

    buildings, the International Code Council announces public comment hearings on Public Version 1.0 of the International Green Construction Code (IGCC). The hearings are the next step in the Code Council’s governmental consensus code development process that

  4. Fire Service Industry News: International Code Council Marks Another 10 Year Milestone

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    Fri, 1 Feb 2013

    comprehensive, coordinated model construction codes for use throughout the United States ..... members: the International Green Construction Code and the International Swimming Pool ..... Cycle for the International Green Construction Code will be a binding Beta test for the

  5. Coping with HURRICANE CHARLEY:Two Perspectives - Post-Storm Challenges Tax Resources

    Magazine Articles

    Mon, 1 Nov 2004

    1992 and began to come apart in the 90-mph winds. Major construction code changes were made in Florida following Hurricane Andrew; structures built to the new construction codes survived the wind speeds associated with Hurricane Charley

  6. BUILDING CODES THAT FAIL TO MEET FIRE SAFETY STANDARDS

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    Mon, 1 Sep 2003

    begin to couple this reality with the changing face of construction codes , you begin to see the recipe for future disasters. As ..... townhouses were built in 1990 under the New Jersey Uniform Construction Code (UCC). The UCC uses a state-modified version of the

  7. Fire Service Industry News: ICC Group C Code Change Submittal Deadline Extended to Jan. 10

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    Sun, 27 Oct 2013

    the construction industry an opportunity to voice opinions and offer expertise to develop the 2015 International Green Construction Code . cdpACCESS, which includes remote voting, allows greater participation in code development because participants can

  8. ICC Rolls Out Cloud-Based Code Development Process

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    Sun, 24 Nov 2013

    change proposals for ICC Group C for the International Green Construction Code are due by January 10. Go to cdpACCESS.com to experience ..... the way to submit code changes to the International Green Construction Code (IgCC) for the 2014 Group C Committee Action Hearings