Uniform Building Code

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Uniform Building Code (UBC)

1. A US national building code, prepared and issued by the International Conference of Building Code Officials, 5360 South Workman Mill Road, Whittier, CA 90601-2294. Also see BOCA National Building Code.
2. Any model code, similar to 1, of a country other than the US.
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If it's dried up in Santa Clarita, they can take their uniform building code certification to Northern California.
It meets all Uniform Building Codes, BOCA, and NFPA 101 codes as well as all US military specifications, and it has been listed as a three-hour, fire-rated panic exit lock by UL and the office of the California State Fire Marshal.
However, even before similar tremors in 2008, Dubai Municipality (DM) informed CW that all towers above four storeys already adhered to a Zone 2A standard under the 1997 Uniform Building Code.
Off-site Built Homes, also known as True Modular homes, are built in accordance with the same building codes which traditional on-site built homes are constructed -- the Uniform Building Code (UBC) or International Building Code (IBC).
The new state codes are based on the 1997 Uniform Building Code, 2000 Uniform Plumbing Code, 2000 Uniform Mechanical Code and 1999 National Electrical Code.
According to Seinuk, the two structures are the first major buildings to be seismically constructed in New York City in conformance with the seismic design regulations of the Uniform Building Code.
New territory accessible to Barrier is the area formally governed by the standards of the Uniform Building Code (UBC); essentially, west of the Mississippi.
The Company builds its membership-shopping facilities to US construction standards and Uniform Building Code Seismic Zone 4 criteria.
1 letter from the Building and Safety Division, an inspection of the four Vista Meadows buildings found violations of the city's Uniform Building Code.
Further, while the state promotes a uniform building code to encourage development statewide, it doesn't chastise the city for following its own more complicated code.
The purpose was to unite their efforts in an attempt to achieve more uniform guidelines for, and enforcement of, what was then Section 305 of the Uniform Building Code (UBC) dealing with "Special Inspection.
They are all built under the Uniform Building Code.

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