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G'day John,

Suggest you start with the City of San Diego Website, particularly their
development services page at:

This month's International Conference of Building Officials "Building
Standards" magazine has a cover article on alternative building materials
including adobe, if you'd like to pick up a copy you could try:

If you have time to travel north, L.A. area seminars are listed on the ICBO
LA Basin Chapter website at:

Rick Becker
ICBO LA Basin Chapter Webmaster

> Subject: San Diego visit
> I am an Australian Engineer with an interest in construction methods. I
> specialize in the design of jumpforms, scaffolds, cranes, formwork and
> temporary works. I also have a personal interest in adobe construction.
> I will be in San Diego from the 19th November to 24the November 1998. If
> anyone could let me know of any points of interest, conferences or
> seminars I could follow up whilst I am there I would be appreciative.
> John Stella
> P.S. I believe San Diego has a Building Design Code for load bearing
> adobe construction ?