Save the Date

The SBOA Spring Conference March 27-29, 2019 at the Bella Vista Inn in Humboldt. Book rooms early as the block of rooms is only held for a period of time. Other nearby hotels Canalta Hotel 2421 [...]

Free Access to Code

On November 21, 2018, the Government of Canada announced funding to make access to the NRC/CNRC National Building, Fire, Plumbing Codes and Energy Code for Buildings FREE! This supports [...]

Collecting data from homebuilders

Codes Canada is currently reviewing a code change to step dimensions in dwelling units. As part of this review, we are collecting data from homebuilders to determine the impact of the change on [...]

Fall Public Review

Codes Canada has announced that a fall public review will take place from November 7, 2018, to January 4, 2019, on proposed changes to the National Codes. The public review provides an [...]

CCMC Technical Bulletin on Spray Foam

SPRAY FOAM: SITE-MANUFACTURING QUALITY ASSURANCE The Canadian Construction Materials Centre (CCMC) has been involved in the Canadian spray-applied polyurethane foam thermal insulation (spray [...]

CCMC Update, May 2018

CCMC HIGHLIGHTS First Nations National Building Officers Association (FNNBOA)/Alliance of Canadian Building Officials Association (ACBOA) workshop. In conjunction with ACBOA, CCMC hosted a [...]