Fire protection options to Authorities Having Jurisdiction

The majority of the fire test data presented to the CCMC was generated by the engineered wood joist manufacturers that conducted floor fire tests for approval in the United States (US). In the US, the International Code Council’s (ICC) residential building code requires equivalency to exposed 2x10 lumber floors in lieu of other fire protection options [...]

By |2020-09-30T14:43:34-06:00September 30th, 2020|CCMC News & Updates, Featured|

Auger-Installed Steel Pile Foundations

It has come to CCMC’s attention that there may be concerns with the manufacturing and installation of auger-installed steel screw foundation piles used on Canadian job sites. As identified in CCMC evaluations’ conditions and limitations, every project is required to have: helical blades, approval of a registered professional engineer, welding that conforms to standards; required [...]