Codes and Standards

ICC Vote Disapproves Increased Heights for Wood Structures
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ICC Vote Disapproves Increased Heights for Wood Structures

Voting for the first group of code change proposals for the 2018 International... More

Concrete Polishing Luncheon & Forum
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Concrete Polishing Luncheon & Forum

A Game of Whisper: Specifying a Polished Concrete Floor. More

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OSHA's Proposed Silica Standard Could Cost $5 Billion

The agency expects to finish analyzing comments from proposal hearings in June. Now a key industry organization recently released a report that indicates some serious issues with the proposal. More

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Edgewater Fire Sends Clear Message: Strengthen Building Codes

PCA advocates for New Jersey to move forward to enacting stronger construction standards More

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ACI Releases Spanish Edition of ACI Building Code ACI 318-14

The American Concrete Institute is now offering a Spanish edition of ACI 318-14: Building Code Requirements for Structural Concrete. The 2015 International Building Code references 318-14. More

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Registration is Open: ACI 318-14 Building Code Seminars

The American Concrete Institute is offering a series of seminars this year to focus on the newly-released ACI 318-14, Building Code Requirements for Structural Concrete and Commentary. Sign up and earn CEUs. More

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ASTM Standard for Thermal Integrity Profiling

The American Society for Testing and Materials has issued a new standard, ASTM D7949 – 14, “Standard Test Methods for Thermal Integrity Profiling of Concrete Deep Foundations". More

It's Masonry Madness!
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It's Masonry Madness!

Here's your guide to all of the masonry competition action at World of Concrete. More

Frost-Protected Shallow Foundations Reduce Costs, Save Energy
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Frost-Protected Shallow Foundations Reduce Costs, Save Energy

With a frost-protected shallow foundation (FPSF), a monolithic slab with thickened... More

Energy-Efficient Construction
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Energy-Efficient Construction

Easy-to-install slab edge insulation solution saves time and money for Kansas... More

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