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Re: IBC Masonry Special Inspection Requirements

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I believe it's up tp the engineer of record to define that "periodic
inspection" on the general notes or specs.

Tom Chiu, SE
Thomas Engineering

Sandy Pringle wrote:
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> The new IBC 2000 removes Continuous Special Inspection for most masonry
> buildings.  In its' place there is something called "Periodic Inspection"
> which is defined in one sentence as "intermittent inspection".  What should
> this definition really be?
> How should Periodic Inspection in Structural Masonry be defined??
> R. Sandy Pringle       STRUCTURAL INSPECTION CONSULTANTS Inc.
> sandyp(--nospam--at)sic-inc.com       (800)598-1970    Fax(310)376-5294
> http://www.sic-inc.com   Hermosa Beach & Redondo Beach, CA
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> It is not only for what we do that we are held responsible,
> but also for what we do not do. -Moliere
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