Posts Tagged ‘ GICC ’

New Fire-Rated Glazing Identification Codes Approved by ICC

Nov 13th, 2012

The Glazing Industry Code Committee’s (GICC) code change proposal (FS84-12) to mandate fire-rated glazing assemblies to be marked in accordance with 716.3, 716.5, and 716.6 identifications was recently passed by the International Code Council (ICC). The proposal affects both non-residential and residential construction covered by the International Building Code, applications that are four or more […]

Deflection Limits Proposals Fail During ICC Hearings

May 7th, 2012

Two International Building Code (IBC) code change proposals, S175 – 12, submitted by the Glazing Industry Code Committee, and S339–12 by the American Architectural Manufacturers Association (AAMA), were disapproved over the weekend during the International Code Council hearings, which are taking place in Dallas. Both proposals, which were essentially the same, were also supported by […]