FLBOA will be hosting an ICC Institute the week of June 26, 2017.
The Finger Lakes Building Officials Association is proud to bring to New York State the first ICC Educational Institute the week of June 26, 2017. (see below) This is a unique opportunity for a 5 day educational session focused on the ICC Residential Code and inspection process. This will be an opportunity to meet code officials from across the country who will gather together to expand their understanding of the 2015 versions of the ICC Residential Code, ICC Mechanical Code , ICC Plumbing Code, ICC Fuel Gas and ICC Energy Code. We hope that you consider this unique educational opportunity and plan to attend.
This educational training institute will be based on "Residential Inspections (Based on the 2015 I-Codes).
The first day will focus on the essential code provisions that pertain to the residential construction and reference the 2015 International Residential Code® (IRC®), 2015 International Plumbing Code® (IPC®), the 2015 International Mechanical Code® (IMC®), 2015 International Fuel Gas Code® (IFGC®) as well as electrical provisions that are associated with each of these areas. Day two and three will focus on the process for inspecting residential buildings referencing the 2015 International Residential Code®(IRC®). Day four will focus on the process for performing an inspection of the plumbing system and reference the 2015 International Plumbing Code® (IPC®) and the residential plumbing provisions of the 2015 International Residential Code® (IRC®). Day five will focus on the process for performing an inspection of the mechanical system referring to the residential provisions of the 2015 International Mechanical Code® (IMC®) and the 2015 International Energy Conservation Code® (IECC®).
FLBOA is now accepting membership dues for 2017. You need to apply/renew your membership online. Click here to register online. When you have completed the form, enter the two words in the ReCaptcha box and click "Submit". You will then receive an email which can be printed and MUST be used as your Invoice and submitted with payment.
Listed below are links to ICC ES Reprts for I-joist as they pertain to the membrane protection per R302.13.
Barrette Structural (OJ Open Web Joists)
Also, here is the link to a post installation spray-on coating manufacturer that holds a listing related to R302.13. Keep in mind different floor joist manufacturers may have different stances regarding the use of the product on their product, so that should be addressed prior to construction.
Energy Code Compliance Plan Review and Field Inspection Service
For support to the code enforcement community, NYSERDA has contracted with Newport Ventures and its partner, T.Y. Lin International.
NY State Statewide Learning Management System (SLMS)
You can view your CEO training history using the Statewide Learning Management System (SLMS). The enroll pllease click the following link: NYS Divivion of Codes SLMS page
From the NYS Division of Building Standards and Codes:
Notice of Emergency Rule Adoption effective January 1, 2015 regarding truss type, pre-engineered wood or timber construction in residential structures. Click here to read the entire notice. The rule text is available by clicking here. (PDF format).
To view some helpful information, click on the following links:
Sample NOTICE OF UTILIZATION OF TRUSS TYPE CONSTRUCTION
Truss Placard Specifications
Listed below are documents you might want to include with your office set of plans and the job site copy.
Truss Placard for floor and roof Truss Placard for floor Truss Placard for roof
Listed below are some distributors that we have identified. An internet search for "Truss Sign" will provide other distributors.
|Art Part Signs
100 Lincoln Parkway
East Rochester, NY 14445
4671 S. Manning Rd.
Holley, NY 14470
422 Ballad Avenue
Rochester, NY 14626
67 Franklin St.
Auburn, NY 13021
276 W. Main St.
Victor, NY 14564
|The Lettering Lounge
P.O. Box 97
6160 Rout 21
Williamson, NY 14589