Report from Our Sub-councils – Fall 2020

Our sub-councils have been meeting via web conference to discuss the issues of importance to Alberta’s safety codes system.

Some highlights from the past quarter include:

  • The Electrical Sub-council passed along information for the drafting of a STANDATA on grounding for farm services.
  • The Barrier Free Sub-council discussed options for making the SCO training course material specific to barrier free design available to Alberta Architects Association (AAA) members.
  • The Building Sub-council voted to support the issuance of STANDATA on the following topics:
    • Existing Elevator Modernization/Fire Alarm Interface
    • Building Permits Refrigeration
    • Firestop Technical Judgements