Building Codes - USA

Information Links - USA

American Wood Council

For Additional Assistance and information, contact American Wood Council (AWC). The Standards published by the AWC are referenced in the IBC. These standards and related code publications, design aids, technical reports and guides for wood design and construction can be purchased or downloaded for free at For additional assistance and information from the International Code Council (ICC), see

Phone: (202)-463-2766



Woodworks – Wood Products Council has a list of resources on their website and has put together a list of Mass Timber assemblies & penetrations that have been tested for fire resistance, the link for this document is below. For Free Technical Assistance on any questions related to Mass Timber assemblies & penetrations, or any aspect of the design, engineering or construction of project in the USA contact them today.