The 2015 International Building Code first adopted the requirement for Storm Shelters and referenced the ICC 500 as the standard for compliance. The most current published edition of the ICC/NSSA Standard for the Design and Construction of Storm Shelters is 2014. The next update to the standard is the ICC 500-2020. The 2020 edition was approved by ANSI as an American National Standard on November 2, 2020, and referenced in the 2021 International Building Code.
Highlights of updates are as follows:
Dallas Board Games Over lunch
Monday, June 27, 2022 12:00 – 1:00 PM
Join us in the Treehouse for Board Games over lunch! Games are provided, but feel free to bring your own!
BRW’s 9th Annual Art Auction
Friday, July 15th, 2022
Over the past nine years, BRW has hosted an annual Art Auction to raise money for our CANstruction team in their effort to support the North Texas Food Bank. All proceeds from the Art Auction will help purchase cans for our design and donation. More details on our social channels.
TEEX Annual Municipal Vendor Show
July 23, 2022
BRW Attendees: Ray Holliday, Principal of College Station & Rechelle Parker, HR Director
Come see first-hand the products and services that are available including fire and EMS apparatus, tools, apparel, technology, and more. More than 130 exhibitors will be on display—the largest of which is the Municipal Vendor Show at Reed Arena on the campus of Texas A&M University.
FRI | Fire Rescue International
August 24 – August 26, 2022
Each summer, thousands of the most prominent fire and emergency service leaders from across North America and around the globe come to FRI to learn, network and collaborate together. We are thrilled to be heading back to San Antonio for #FRI2022!
BRW Attendees: Ray Holliday, Principal of College Station | Fred Clifford, Associate Principal of Dallas Civic | Carol Kesler, Senior Associate of Dallas Civic
Saturday, August 27, 2022
Canstruction® was founded in 1992 by the late Cheri Melillo and colleagues from the Society for Design Administration (SDA) working in tandem with the American Institute of Architects. The vision for Canstruction® is to unite the design, engineering and construction industry through a unique and fun medium that would provide canned food to the North Texas Food Bank. Over Canstruction Dallas’ 23 year history, they have provided 1.5 million cans for those in need!