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AISI Publishes “Thermal Design and Code Compliance Guide for C-Shape Cold-Formed Steel Framing in Building Envelopes”

Civil + Structural Engineer

WASHINGTON, DC – The American Iron and Steel Institute (AISI) has published AISI D250-23, “Thermal Design and Code Compliance Guide for C-Shape Cold-Formed Steel Framing in Building Envelopes.” They will also be able to determine the level of performance in an energy code or high-performance rating system.

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Code Compliance & Beyond: Upping Baseline Building Energy Performance

Stok

Due to their embodied carbon and operational carbon footprints, buildings play a significant role in these efforts, so understanding the impact of legislation on buildings is critical. This directly translates to building energy codes. How to approach compliance. And, the result of this baseline?

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MBMA Releases CEU Course: “Evaluating Metal Building Systems Using COMcheckTM”

Civil + Structural Engineer

CLEVELAND, OHIO – www.mbma.com: The Metal Building Manufacturers Association (MBMA) released its latest continuing education course titled “ Evaluating Metal Building Systems using COMcheck.” This software is an easy way to show how to meet the latest codes, and this course will give design professionals the knowledge to use it.”

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Jonathan Humble to Conduct Energy Code Session on October 26 at the 2023 Connecticut Architecture Conference + Expo

Civil + Structural Engineer

WASHINGTON, DC – American Iron and Steel Institute (AISI) Regional Director of Codes and Standards Jonathan Humble, AIA, NCARB, LEED AP – BD+C will conduct a session on “Energy Code Options for Steel Construction” at the Connecticut Architecture Conference + Expo on October 26, 2023 from 10:15 to 11:15 a.m.

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Public Comment Period Opens for 2024 National Green Building Standard Update

The Pro Builder

Public Comment Period Opens for 2024 National Green Building Standard Update ibush Mon, 08/21/2023 - 06:30 The 45-day public comment period opened Aug. The 2024 National Green Building Standard (NGBS) Draft Standard's 45-day public comment period began on Aug. Codes + Standards Sustainability Green Design Codes + Standards

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Stay code-compliant with AISI’s thermal design guide

Construction Specifier

A cover photo of the main page of AISI D250-23, “Thermal Design and Code Compliance Guide for C-Shape Cold-Formed Steel Framing in Building Envelopes.” They will also be able to determine the level of performance in an energy code or high-performance rating system. Photo courtesy AISI.

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The Pillars of Building Safety and Compliance

CCR Magazine

Ensuring the safety and compliance of buildings is a top priority for all stakeholders involved in the built environment. This article explores the fundamental pillars of building safety and compliance, delving into the key factors that must be considered at every stage of the construction process.