Design Criteria

Resources


The Utah Code adopts statewide uniform technical construction codes which are in force in Murray City. For more information, view the Utah Uniform Building Standard Act Rules, Utah State Amendments.

Amendments to the 2015 IECC

Currently Adopted Construction Codes


Building Code.............................................2015 International Building Code including Appendix J
Residential Code........................................2015 International Residential Code
Electrical Code...........................................2014 National Electrical Code
Plumbing Code...........................................2015 International Plumbing Code
Mechanical Code........................................2015 International Mechanical Code
Fuel Gas.....................................................2015 International Fuel Code

Energy Code Commercial...........................2015 International Energy Conservation
                                                                             Code (ASHRAE/IEC 90.1)
Residential..................................................2015 International Energy Conservation Code per
                                                                             State Amendment
Accessibility Code.......................................2015 International Building Code (ICC/ANSI.1-09)
Fire Code....................................................2015 International Fire Code

Codes are available from ICC at: www.iccsafe.org

Structural Design Criteria


2015 International Building Code

  • Wind Loads per IBC1609
  • Site Classification E or per Geotechnical Report
  • IRC Dwellings use Seismic Design Category D2
  • 43 psf Ground Snow Load (30 psi Roof -Use Section 7 of ASCE for Drifting)
  • Frost Line Depth 30"