Posts Tagged ‘ American National Standards Institute (ANSI) ’

BHMA Publishes Updates to Five ANSI/BHMA Standards

Nov 22nd, 2021

The Builders Hardware Manufacturers Association (BHMA®) has announced the publication of revisions to five product standards, all of which have been approved by the American National Standards Institute (ANSI). Doing so, the association says, reinforces its commitment to public safety. “BHMA reviews each ANSI/BHMA standard at least once every five years to ensure that our […]

NFRC Looks to Fill Additional Seat on ANS Committee for Fenestration Issues

Mar 25th, 2021

Due to the interest the National Fenestration Rating Council (NFRC) received earlier this year for seats on its American National Standards (ANS) Committee, the organization is opening an additional general interest user position on the committee. As an American National Standards Institute (ANSI) Accredited Standards Developer (ASD), NFRC’s ANS Committee oversees any changes to its […]

IECC Slated for More Input by Government Officials

Mar 8th, 2021

The International Code Council (ICC) released a new framework last week, changing the means by which it updates the International Energy Conservation Code (IECC) from government consensus to an American National Standards Institute (ANSI) approved standards process. Adopted by ICC’s board and couched as a means for helping governments and building industry stakeholders to meet […]

NFRC Posts Immediate Opening on ANS Committee Overseeing Fenestration Issues

Feb 16th, 2021

The National Fenestration Rating Council (NFRC), the nonprofit organization that establishes objective window, door, and skylight energy-performance ratings, has an immediate opening on its American National Standards (ANS) Committee. As an American National Standards Institute (ANSI) Accredited Standards Developer (ASD), NFRC’s ANS Committee oversees any changes to its energy-rating programs for fenestration products and ensures […]

Call for Comments: BSR/WDMA I.S.1A-202x and BSR/WDMA I.S.6A-202x

Oct 5th, 2020

Officials for the American National Standards Institute (ANSI) issued a call for comments this week regarding proposed revisions of two Window and Door Manufacturers Association (WDMA) standards. According to the announcement, BSR/WDMA I.S.1A-202x, Industry Standard for Interior Architectural Wood Flush Doors (revision of ANSI/WDMA I.S. 1A -2013) WDMA I.S.1A, Industry Standard for Interior Architectural Wood […]

Latest Green Building Standard Provides New Pathways to Compliance

May 6th, 2020

The National Association of Homebuilders (NAHB) released its latest ICC-700 National Green Building Standard (NGBS), announcing that the 2020 edition is approved by the American National Standards Institute (ANSI) and available for public download and use. Introduced in 2008, the standard stems from a collaborative effort between NAHB and the International Code Council (ICC), providing architects, builders and […]

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