Canada’s National Code System. On behalf of the Canadian Commission on Building and Fire Codes (CCBFC) the National Research Council (NRC) Canadian Codes Center publishes national model codes documents that set out minimum requirements relating to their scope and objectives.

The Ontario Building Code | Abbreviations of Proper Names Abbreviations of Proper Names (1) In this Code, an abbreviation of proper names listed in Column 1 of Table has the meaning assigned opposite it in Column 2.

Canadian Wood Council 1www.cwc.ca • • March 2014 National Model Construction Codes are developed and maintained by the Canadian Commission on Building and Fire Codes (CCBFC). This independent committee of volunteers includes technical, engineering and building materials experts and was established by the National Research Council (NRC).

Studies “ The Historical Development of the Building Size Limits in the National Building Code of Canada “, by Sereca for CWC (2015) (17 Mb) “ Case Studies of Risk‐to‐Life due to Fire in Mid‐ and High‐Rise, Combustible and Non‐combustible Buildings Using CUrisk “, by Xia Zhang and George Hadjisophocleous of Carleton University, and Jim Mehaffey of CHM Fire Consultants Ltd ...

2010 edition of the national building code of canada (nbc) incorporates significant technical changes from the 2005 edition the nbc sets out technical provisions for the design and construction of new buildings it also applies to the alteration, change of use and demolition of existing buildings. Canada's building code cwc, canadas national ...

CLT Design: Using CWC’s 2017 Wood Design Manual and WoodWorks® Sizer software Kevin Rocchi, P.Eng. CWC BLOCK 5 / LUNCH 2 1:00 to 2:00 pm New Sound Transmission Performance Requirements for Multi-Unit Residential Buildings in the 2015 National Building Code of Canada Ineke Van Zeeland, Senior Manager, Codes & Standards -

New safety requirements for wood frame buildings that include building stairwells with non-combustible materials and roofs that are combustion resistant now make Ontario’s regulations the most rigorous in Canada.

The National Building Code of Canada is the model building code of Canada.It is issued by National Research Council Canada. As a model code, it has no legal status until it is adopted by a jurisdiction that regulates construction.

The minimum energy efficiency level targeted by the National Building Code Section 9.36 is approximately equivalent to an EnerGuide™ for New Homes 78 to 80 (applying HOT2000 10.51 with a range of housing types from attached to detached).

Canadian Wood Council 613.747.5544 ext: 225 ntarini@cwc.ca Regeneration is at the heart of sustainably managed forests. Canada’s forest products are crafted from legal and sustainably harvested wood. Photo used by permission of Forest Products Association of Canada (FPAC).