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BUILDING CODE ACT, 1992

 
RULING OF THE MINISTER OF MUNICIPAL AFFAIRS AND HOUSING
 
RULING: No. 00-12-83 (12889-R)


Pursuant to Section 29(1)(a) of the Building Code Act, 1992, the Director of the Housing Development and Buildings Branch, as delegate of the Minister of Municipal Affairs and Housing (Minister), hereby approves the use of Energy Wall System, subject to the following terms and conditions:


  1. MANUFACTURER/AGENT
  2. Energy Wall & Building Products Ltd
    P.O. Box 638
    Yellowknife,
    Northwest Territories
    X1A 2N5

  3. MANUFACTURING FACILITIES

    15 Coronation Drive
    Yellowknife
    Northwest Territories

  4. SPECIFIC CONDITIONS

    1. The use of Energy Wall System is approved in respect to the requirements for insulated exterior panelized walls contained in Sections 9.4 and 9.23; Subsection 9.25.2 of Ontario Regulation 403/97, as amended or remade from time to time (the Ontario Building Code);

    2. The use of Energy Wall System must comply with the Building Code Act, 1992; and, except as specifically provided otherwise in this Ruling, with the Ontario Building Code;

    3. The use of Energy Wall System must be in accordance with Canadian Construction Materials Centre (CCMC) Evaluation Report ? CCMC 12889-R (the Evaluation Report) issued on April 17, 1999, provided that references in the Evaluation Report to Sections 9.4., 9.23. ; Subsections 9.23.9., 9.23.10., 9.23.11., 9.23.12., 9.23.13., 9.23.14., 9.23.17., 9.25.2., 9.25.3, 9.29.5.; Article 9.25.2.1. of the National Building Code of Canada, 1995 shall be deemed to be references to Sections 9.4., 9.23. ; Subsections 9.23.9., 9.23.10., 9.23.11., 9.23.12., 9.23.13., 9.23.14., 9.23.17., 9.25.2., 9.25.3, 9.29.5.; Article 9.25.2.1. of the Ontario Building Code;

    4. A copy of this Ruling shall be attached to the application for a building permit; and,

    5. This Ruling is valid only for Energy Wall System manufactured at the facilities outlined in Section 2. (Manufacturing Facilities) of this Ruling.


  5. GENERAL CONDITIONS

    The Minister or his/her delegate may amend or revoke this Ruling if:

    1. the Evaluation Report is amended by the CCMC;

    2. the Evaluation Report expires in accordance with the CCMC's General Conditions for Evaluation Reports;

    3. the Evaluation Report is rendered void in accordance with the CCMC's General Conditions for Evaluation Reports by reason of alterations to the product or relocation of manufacturing facilities, described in the Evaluation Report, without prior agreement by the CCMC;

    4. the Evaluation Report is withdrawn by the CCMC in accordance with the CCMC's General Conditions for Evaluation Reports where, in the opinion of the CCMC:

      1. the level of performance, in-situ, of the product described in the Evaluation Report is unsatisfactory;

      2. the proponent of such product fails to fulfil its obligations as set out in the CCMC's General Conditions for Evaluation Reports; or

      3. such product may pose any danger to the health or safety of the user of such product;

    5. the Minister or his/her delegate determines that the use of the material, system or building design authorized by this Ruling:

      1. will not comply with the Building Code Act, 1992 or any relevant law as they may be amended or reenacted from time to time; or

      2. provides an unsatisfactory level of performance, in situ; or

    6. any Ontario Building Code provision relevant to this Ruling is amended or remade.






DATED AT TORONTO THIS 7th, DAY OF NOVEMBER, 2000.





ALI ARLANI, DIRECTOR (A)
HOUSING DEVELOPMENT AND BUILDINGS BRANCH