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Join the Code Council’s PMG Technical Resources Team for an Opportunity to Elevate Your Industry Knowledge

Join the ICC Learn Live, Why is Pipe Sizing Important, on Monday, March 4, 2024, from 12:30 to 2:30 PM ET.

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New Mexico Takes Significant Step Toward Ensuring the Safety, Efficiency and Resiliency of its Communities

With the adoption of the 2021 IECC, New Mexico joins communities across nearly 20 states covering more than a third of the U.S. population in providing its residents with state-of-the-art building design and performance.

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Remembering Chip Dence, a Gifted Craftsman, Builder, Leader and Statesman

Chip's career in the building safety industry was marked by a deep passion for every endeavor he undertook.

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