Back9.4.2.2.(3)

ATTRIBUTION:

Most technical provisions of the BC Fire Code describe how the code’s objectives and functional statements are achieved. However, some provisions, like this one, do not relate directly to a code objective. The following analysis is provided to assist in understanding of the provision.

 

APPLICATION:

Design of bow string, arch or semi-circular roof trusses that have an unsupported span greater than 6 m, in buildings to which Part 9 applies [see Sentence 1.3.3.3.(1) of Division A for application of Part 9].

INTENT:

To expand the application of Subsection 4.1.6. to include bow string, arch or semi-circular roof trusses that have an unsupported span greater than 6 m.