Author: Chris Gaw

2015 IRC Wood Wall Bracing Provisions | University City | Friday May 25th, 2018

  TITLE: 2015 IRC Wood Wall Bracing Provisions COURSE DESCRIPTION:This seminar provides a comprehensive explanation of the 2015 International Residential Code (IRC) Wood Wall bracing requirements. The seminar will focus on basic requirements and clarify the application of wall bracing provisions in the IRC wall bracing Sections R602.10 thru R602.12. Goal: Participants will successfully apply the provisions of the 2015 IRC to case studies involving bracing … Continue reading 2015 IRC Wood Wall Bracing Provisions | University City | Friday May 25th, 2018 »

Important legislation everyone in our industry should be aware of. House Bill 2451

Restrictions on Issuance of Building Permits The House Professional Registration and Licensing Committee held a hearing on HB 2451 (Rep. Cross) on Wednesday, March 28. HB 2451 requires municipalities to review, inspect and either approve or deny an application for a residential building permit within five days of submission. Building permits are deemed approved if not acted upon within the mandated five-day time period. Occupancy permits must be acted upon one … Continue reading Important legislation everyone in our industry should be aware of. House Bill 2451 »

2015 IBC Building Classification | University City | April 20th, 2018

TITLE: 2015 IBC Building Classification   COURSE DESCRIPTION: This seminar addresses the key issues of the 2015 International Building Code (IBC) regarding the proper classification of buildings. The process for correctly evaluating a building for code compliance relies on a systematic approach to the determination of occupancy classification and construction type. Everything starts with the correct building classification! A clear understanding of the classification process provides … Continue reading 2015 IBC Building Classification | University City | April 20th, 2018 »

Job Opportunity – Director of Public Works | City of Florisant

The city of Florissant is accepting resumes and cover letters for the position of Director of Public Works   The general purpose of the position is to perform complex supervisory, administrative, organizational and professional engineering work, involving the diverse planning, organizing, directing and supervising of four separate divisions of the Public Works Department, which divisions are: Health, Street, Building, and Engineering Divisions.  Actively supervises and … Continue reading Job Opportunity – Director of Public Works | City of Florisant »