For his part, Secretary of the National Committee for the preparation of a national building code of the State of Kuwait and the director of the workshop Engineer Abdul Karim Al-Zaid said the Committee has prepared this workshop to discuss the requirements of this vital project and as an encouragement for the national work and adoption of national initiatives.
What does NBC stand for?
NBC stands for National Building Code (Canada)
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We have 396 other meanings of NBC in our Acronym Attic
- National Biscuit Company
- National Blood Centre (various locations)
- National Board Certification (teachers)
- National Bridge Conference
- National Broadcasting Commission (Nigeria and Thailand)
- National Broadcasting Company (US radio and TV network)
- National Broadcasting Corporation (Papua New Guinea)
- National Broiler Council
- National Budgeting Conference
- National Builders Control, Inc. (Alhambra, California)
- National Burns Collection (Scotland, UK)
- National Business Center (US Department of the Interior)
- National Business Corporation (computers)
- Natural Binary Code
- Natural Boundary Condition (physics)
- Natural Building Colloquium (conference)
- Naval Base Commander
- Navnat Bridge Club
- Nazarene Bible College
- Nazareth Baptist Church
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Canadian architects, contractors and building owners now have another option to meet requirements under the National Building Code of Canada and provincial codes for effective, high-performance insulation in the demanding Canadian environment.
In the last few years, the manufacturer's instructions and national building codes have changed with respect to requirements for bonding and grounding CSST in new installations.
The National Building Code 2005 (NBC) designed by the Bureau of Indian Standards (BIS) does not have any guidelines for green buildings.
5 percent by 2012 ¥ Creates new financing mechanisms and incentives for energy conservation in manufacturing and other businesses ¥ Defines more energy-efficient national building codes ¥ Calls for research into water conservation for electricity generation and electricity conservation in water treatment and delivery ¥ Gives the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission more control in planning regional and national electricity transmission networks ¥ Mandates protection of the electricity grid from cyberattacks ¥ Doubles the Energy DepartmentÕs research and development grant budget by 2013
This not strictly true - a recent study by the Organization of American States (OAS) concluded that Haiti had no national building codes, and instead architects and engineers appropriated American, French or Canadian ones, depending on their background.
Discussing innovative strategies to reduce chronic diseases such as obesity, diabetes, cardiovascular diseases and cancer, Dr Zarouni suggested that national building codes that incorporate health concerns and support active living be introduced.
Establishes a national building code that must be 30 percent more efficient than existing codes by 2010 and 50 percent more efficient by 2014, and also federalizes building code enforcement.