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Available in print, DVD, and online, 46th Edition of ASTM Standards in Building Codes contain more than 1,300 ASTM construction standards to give users tools needed to design and construct buildings that satisfy international code requirements established by ICCÂ®. Other references include National Research Council Canada, International Association of Plumbing and Mechanical Officials, MASTERSPECÂ®, BSD SpecLinkÂ®, NFPA5000(TM), and SPECTEXTÂ® Master Guide Specifications.
Original Press Release:
Latest Edition of ASTM Standards in Building Codes is Now Available
W. CONSHOHOCKEN, Pa., 8 June 2009-The 46th Edition of ASTM Standards in Building Codes is now available from ASTM International in print, DVD and online. The ASTM Building Codes contain more than 1,300 ASTM construction standards to give you the tools you need to design and construct buildings that satisfy the international code requirements established by the International Code Council® (ICC).
ASTM Standards in Building Codes provides easy access to the latest versions of ASTM standards referenced by:
o The International Codes published by ICC®;
o National Building Code of Canada-National Research Council Canada;
o Uniform Plumbing Code and Uniform Mechanical Code-International Association of Plumbing and Mechanical Officials;
o BSD SpecLink®;
o NFPA5000(TM) - Building Construction and Safety Code(TM); and
o SPECTEXT® Master Guide Specifications.
Copies of ASTM Standards in Building Codes, 46th Edition, are available in three different formats:
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