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Title:
Design guide to the 1997 Uniform building code
Author:
Conrad, Richard T.
Edition:
[Fourth edition].
Publication Information:
New York ; Chichester : John Wiley & Sons, Inc., [1998]

©1998
Physical Description:
iv, 486 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Language:
English
ISBN:
9780471236412
Format :
Book

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Central Library KF5701.Z95 D47 1997 Adult Non-Fiction Central Closed Stacks-Oversize Non-Circ
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Summary

Summary

The Uniform Building Code (UBC), updated every three years, is the most widely used model building code in the United States. This book is a guide to understanding and implementing the new 1997 UBC, with particular emphasis to changes that have been adopted since the 1994 UBC guidelines.


Table of Contents

Background for the Reader and the Designer and the Local Officials
Uniform Building Code Overview
Administrative Provisions of the UBC
Definitions, Abbreviations and Glossary
Occupancy Provisions
Type of Construction
Means of Egress Provisions of Chapters 10
Fire-Resistant Materials and Construction and Interior Finishes
Miscellaneous Code Provisions
Miscellaneous Code Provisions, Chapters 7,8,11,12,15,23,25,26 and 35 Including Accessibility, Interior Environment, Sprinkler Provisions, and Standards
Legal Implications of the Code
Applicability of Codes
Appendices
Index

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