Tag Archives: CBC

Major Changes to the 2016 California Building Code

Wednesday, June 21, 2017 11am-1pm $40 AIA members and employees of chapter member firms; $60 non-members Includes a sandwich lunch (gluten-free/vegan salad available for additional $5). Click here to register. 2 CES/HSW LUs Steve Winkel, FAIA, PE, CASp presents the … Continue reading

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Electrical Vehicle Charger Space (EV Space) and Stations (EVCS)

As the state goes greener, Electrical Vehicle Chargers Space (EV Space) are becoming more available and are being located at places of work and in the home. The California Building Code (CBC) is trying to catch up and has developed a set … Continue reading

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Codes: Fire Protected Openings

Kerwin says: Section 716.6 of the 2013 California Building Code (CBC) addresses the requirements for fire protected-rated glazed opening. The desire for to accommodate glazed opening within fire rated partitions has always been in the code, ever since the original … Continue reading

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Building Code Issues: Code Changes and Standard Plans

By Steven R Winkel, FAIA, CASp and Kerwin Lee, AIA, CASp Steve Says: How many of you have standard details for single-accommodation toilet rooms? These may function as separate men’s and women’s rooms, or may also be “unisex” toilets. It is … Continue reading

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2013 Major California Building Code and Residential Code Changes

Thursday, May 8, 2014 Noon – 1:30PM Free Members $3 Non-members 1.5 HSW/CES LU’s The program will give an overview of the major changes to the newly adopted 2013 California Building Code and California Residential Codes. The program will focus … Continue reading

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2013 California Building Code and NEW Chapter 11B Public Accommodations

February 6, 2013 5:30pm to approximately 8:30pm (including reception) Cost: $16 Chapter members and employees of chapter member firms; $30 guests Click here for more details and to register. The first monthly program of the year is postponed a week … Continue reading

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