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 (PDF), Utah State Amendments (PDF)

Currently Adopted Construction Codes

Building Code.............................................2018 International Building Code including Appendix J

Residential Code........................................2015 International Residential Code

Electrical Code...........................................2017 National Electrical Code

Plumbing Code...........................................2018 International Plumbing Code

Mechanical Code........................................2018 International Mechanical Code

Fuel Gas.....................................................2018 International Fuel Code

Energy Code Commercial...........................2018 International Energy Conservation Code (ASHRAE/IEC 90.1) 

Accessibility Code.......................................2018 International Building Code (ICC/ANSI.1-09) 

Fire Code....................................................2018 International Fire Code

Codes are available from the ICC website.

Structural Design Criteria


2018 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 inches