Masonry Testing Certification Now Required
Press conference to highlight certification requirements of new masonry code.
Tornado Shelter Building Code Revisions
The number of tornadoes in the U.S. is rising. Whether this increase is due to...
OSHA's Silica Proposal Could Come with a $5 Billion Price Tag
OSHA expects to finish analyzing comments from silica proposal hearings by summer. Now a key industry organization reports that the proposal could have some serious cost consequences.
Edgewater Fire Sends Clear Message: Strengthen Building Codes
PCA advocates for New Jersey to move forward to enacting stronger construction standards
New ASTM Standard Will Aid Masonry Heater Manufacturers in Verification Process
The new standard will enable manufacturers of masonry heaters and their components to better verify the emissions performance of their products.
Concrete Masonry Product Rules Released
ASTM International, with the National Concrete Masonry Association and...
Baltimore, one of the first U.S. cities to mandate LEED, has switched to the International Green Construction Code 2012 as an overlay to the city's building, fire, and related codes.
Reaching out for a Safer World
JLG and other access equipment manufacturers are providing contractors more...
PCA Expands Codes Department; Appoints Hall Manager
William “Jay” Hall returns to the Portland Cement Association (PCA) as manager of codes and standards.