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Premium Webinar Series: Mass Timber Structures - Codes and Adoptions

Live Webinar: May 19, 2022; 12:00 - 1:00 PM EDT

The webinar will outline the new code requirements in the US model building codes pertaining to mass timber construction. Delineation between light frame, heavy timber, and mass timber construction will be provided with a focus on the new construction types for mass timber, Types IV A, B and C. The presentation will also outline the reference standards applicable to those code provisions (NDS, FDS, PRG-320) and discuss the adoption of these mass timber code provisions in various jurisdictions throughout the US.

Learning Objectives:

  • Learn about applicable standards used in qualification and performance evaluation of mass timber products.
  • Become familiar with US model building code provisions and reference design standards for mass timber construction.
  • Explore the various processes by which code provisions are adopted and the current status of adoption of mass timber code provisions throughout the US.
Speaker:
Jason Smart, PE

Professional Development Credit:
1 PDH

Fees:
SFPE Members: $25
SFPE Non-members: $40

This webinar is part of a premium series package. You can buy each individual webinar event or for discounted pricing, you can purchase the entire series at https://www.pathlms.com/sfpe/product_bundles/2484

Questions? Please email us at education@sfpe.org.