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Re: Allen, TX HS stadium

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Regardless of the local building code, this sounds like ACI 318
jurisdiction all the way?

Not sure the extra 1" shear stirrup spacing is the big problem though ;)

On Thu, May 22, 2014 at 11:21 AM, Polhemus, William

> I haven't taken the time to look it up but I suspect the answer is "yes,"
> assuming it is located within a municipality.
> Specifically, the state of Texas allows only municipalities to create
> building
> departments and adopt building codes. Most cities and towns of any size 
> at all have adopted such - some flavor of IBC is most likely.
> -----Original Message-----
> From: seaint-seaosc(--nospam--at) [mailto:seaint-seaosc(--nospam--at)] On
> Behalf Of Daryl Sent: Thursday, May 22, 2014 10:14 AM
> To: seaint-seaosc(--nospam--at)
> Subject: Re: [SEAINT-SEAOSC] Allen, TX HS stadium
> Fellow engineers,
> Given things that Bill Polhemus has said (also from other
> sources) only parts of Texas actually have a building code.  One good
> question
> might be "Is there actually a building code in force that is applicable 

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