Hi-VAWT DS3000 small wind turbine awarded certification under the ICC-ES Small Wind Certification Council Small Wind Turbine Program.
The campus in Bryan, Texas, will expand NTA testing capabilities and will focus on fire testing and other key test solutions for manufacturers.
A life-threatening situation unfolded in Southeastern Louisiana as Tropical Storm Barry brought high winds and heavy rains to the region.
In designing a path of egress for a building, there may be instances in which a high-speed door becomes a component of the path. Joseph Hetzel, P.E., technical director of the Door & Access Systems Manufacturers Association, explains how high-speed doors can be used as a means of egress, or exit, by describing options, code guidance and specification guidance.
Building department leaders: Salem makes system-wide improvements to permitting and building approval processes
The Salem Building and Safety Division team recommends that any building department considering accreditation should cultivate buy-in from staff and be open to changing the status quo.
The Code Council’s Lee Clifton shares details of his visit to a precast concrete manufacturing plant in California — and the process by which grease interceptors are manufactured and delivered to the installation site — in this 2008 article from the Building Safety Journal archives.