Posts Tagged ‘ Ontario Building Code ’

Fenestration Canada to Hold Code and Compliance Informational Sessions

Aug 22nd, 2013

Significant changes to the Ontario Building Code and NAFS-08 are scheduled to be implemented on January 1, 2014. All companies including door and window fabricators, sellers and renovators will be affected, according to a statement from Fenestration Canada. The association, in collaboration with major door supplier members, has scheduled a series of information seminars designed to [...]

OBC Updates Include Energy Performance Changes

Mar 5th, 2012

The 2006 Ontario Building Code (OBC) was updated on January 1, 2012, with changes that include the introduction of the Supplementary Standard SB-12. This revises the energy performance requirements for Part 9 buildings in the 2006 OBC. SB-12 introduced three possible methods of proving compliance with the energy performance requirement of the 2006 OBC. The [...]