building codes

Energy Code Training: Illinois

These free building code training programs are hosted by Illinois Energy & Recycling Office. The following events for the Illinois construction industry are provided to…


Toward a Better Code Process

  The Energy Efficient Codes Coalition wants to streamline the ICC code process and make it fairer. The Energy Efficient Codes Coalition (EECC) submitted recommendations…



Oklahoma Code Update

Restructuring of building code entities comes under fire. In February, I reported on House Bill 1168, which would place the Oklahoma Uniform Building Code Commission…



Building Code Update: Denver, Aspen and Ohio

Here are important building code developments around the nation. Denver: In late December 2016, City Council unanimously passed an ordinance requiring commercial and multifamily properties…





2018 IECC Votes Are In …

Here’s how the 2018 IECC shook out. Right on schedule, the preliminary results from the 2018 IECC online vote were released by the International Code…