01 February 2016

New edition of the DB-SI with comments from the Ministry of Public Development

On 22nd December, a new edition of the Technical Building Code was published by the Ministry of Public Development. The revision were concentrated on DB HS, DB SI and DB SUA. With the exception of Section SI4 which does not have a relevant impact, there are a number of updates which should be taken into account in reference to a more comprehensive definition and implementation of the measures required to legalize buildings and facilities. The full document can be downloaded free from www.codigotecnico.org