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2014 NYC Construction Codes Overview
AIA CES 2 LU | 2 HSW
When: 8:30 AM - 10:30 AM WEDNESDAY, MAY 21
Where: At The Center
This presentation will inform the professional community of the changes made to the NYC Construction Codes as part of the NYC Department of Buildings Code Revision process and by other local laws passed by City Council in the wake of Hurricane Sandy, collectively known as the 2014 NYC Construction Codes.
Recent local law amendments to be covered include:
- Chapter one of Title 28 of the New York City Construction Codes
- New York City Building Code as they pertain to new safety enhancements in the use, occupancy, egress and accessibility design requirements
- New York City Building Code as it pertains to enhanced fire-safety design requirements for high-rise buildingsand updated structural design requirements for wind and seismic design of buildings
- New York City Building Code Appendix G as it pertains to the most recent flood-resistant design requirements for safe construction in flood zones, including newly-designated flood hazard areas
Keith Wen, Keith Wen, RA, Technical Advisor to the Office of the Commissioner
Organized by: NYC Department of Buildings
Co-hosted by: AIANY Building Codes Committee
Watch the video of this program here.