This publication is co-branded by AIA and authored by Douglas W. Thornburg, AIA.
Published by ICC, the 2009 edition of this popular IBC® Handbook includes discussion on many of the fire- and life-safety provisions of the 2009 International Building Code®.
This Handbook provides detailed discussion on the nonstructural provisions in Chapters 1–15 and 24–34 of the 2009 International Building Code® (IBC®). The Handbook provides many application examples that work through more complex nonstructural issues using example problems and uses commentary style to explain the intent and purpose of code provisions. More than 400 full-color drawings and figures are included to clarify application.