MBMA and DASMA are Working to Keep Buildings Code Compliant

Date:November 16, 2022
Contact:Tony Bouquot, General Manager

As energy codes such as ASHRAE 90.1 and the IECC evolve to require stricter building enclosure and air leakage requirements, the Metal Building Manufacturers Association (MBMA) and the Door and Access Systems Manufacturers Association (DASMA) are working to keep up with the latest changes. An article in the latest edition of the NEBB Professional highlights these efforts.

The NEBB Professional, a publication of the National Environmental Balancing Bureau (NEBB), has an article in its latest edition entitled How to Pass a Building Enclosure Test with Overhead Doors, authored by building enclosure testing expert Mike Peak. The article notes that buildings with overhead rolling doors have had trouble meeting the latest codes in Washington state. A recent test, with MBMA’s Vincent Sagan, PE, and DASMA’s Dave Monsour on-hand, showed how these doors and buildings can meet the stricter requirements.

Download the full article here or read it online at https://nebb.org/the-nebb-professional/.