UAE Delays Building Code Implementation

22 June 2010 (Last Updated June 22nd, 2010 18:30)

International building codes expected to be implemented this year in the UAE have been delayed until 2011. The new building codes will establish minimum building requirements for energy conservation, fire safety, plumbing, mechanical operations and private sewage disposal. The ne

International building codes expected to be implemented this year in the UAE have been delayed until 2011.

The new building codes will establish minimum building requirements for energy conservation, fire safety, plumbing, mechanical operations and private sewage disposal.

The new guidelines are expected to offer residents safer, greener and more economical buildings to live and work in, according to thenational.ae.