However, even before similar tremors in 2008, Dubai Municipality (DM) informed CW that all towers above four storeys already adhered to a Zone 2A standard under the 1997 Uniform Building Code.
What does UBC stand for?
UBC stands for Uniform Building Code
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We have 133 other meanings of UBC in our Acronym Attic
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- Un Buen Comienzo (Spanish: A Good Start; educational program)
- Un-Bounded Cycle
- Unburned Carbon
- Unclaimed Baggage Center
- Undergraduate Business Council (various universities)
- Unicameral Bone Cyst
- Unified Buffer Cache
- Uniform Billing Code (various locations)
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Each structure is designed to have multiple readily accessible exits as required by the Uniform Building Code.
To ensure that high-rises have the ability to withstand an earthquake, all buildings in Dubai over four storeys high are required to adhere to the internationally-recognised Uniform Building Code 97 (UBC).
The cabinets are UL 1778 listed and approved for uniform building code seismic zone 4 installations.
Special interests are expected to push the CBSC to modify the ICC codes to more closely match the Uniform Building Code that previously regulated construction in the state.
The Clear Span line of tents exceeds all national requirements of the Uniform Building Code, National Building Code, South Florida Building Code and the Building Official Code Administration.