2015 International Building Code Illustrated Handbook
This best selling title has been thoroughly revised to reflect the 2015 International Building Code, this full-color handbook makes it easy to understand and apply complex IBC provisions and achieve compliance. Covers structural and fire- and life-safety requirements, this practical resource has been designed to save time and money. 2015 International Building Code Illustrated Handbook provides all the information you need to get construction jobs done right, on time, and up to the requirements of the 2015 IBC.
• Updated to reflect the 2015 IBC
• Covers both fire- and life-safety and structural provisions
• Includes more than 500 full-4 color illustrations
• New 7.5" by 9.5" easy to use text book size
Online Bonus Items:
FEMA Publications related to earthquake safety and seismic design including 2009 NEHRP Provisions and Commentary.
NIST Publication: Technical Brief No. 2 - Seismic Design of Steel Special Moment Frames: A Guide for Practicing Engineers (NIST GCR 09-917-3)
Wind Speed: ATC Wind Speed web site provides users with site specific wind speeds based on ASCE 7-10 using the GPS coordinate system.
Helpful Articles from ICC’s Building Safety Journal.
Helpful Fire & Life-safety resources.
Douglas W. Thornburg, AIA(bio)
Douglas W. Thornburg, AIA
John Henry, P.E.