NYC DOB to Launch New Insurance Portal -Learning Webinars Scheduled
The Department of Buildings is launching a new portal for submitting license insurance updates on June 5th.
Is Your Site Safety Training Card Up to Date? Time to Check…
Around this time of year, certain NYCDOB required Site Safety Training cards are due to expire. It's very important to check your expiry date and make sure your card and your training are current.
Diane Cahill – ABC’s Beamer of the Year – 2022
Cahill Strategies Founder and CEO Diane Cahill accepted ABC National’s Beamer of The Year award for 2022 at the Associated Builders and Contractors 2023 National Convention in Kissimmee, Florida.
Growth Strategy – Cahill Announces Three Promotions
Cahill Strategies has promoted three executives amidst the company's continued growth and expansion as a New York State and New York City MWBE-certified company.
NYC’s 2022 Chapter 33 Construction Code Revisions – BC 3308 – Unenclosed Perimeter Protection
The revised code makes clearer that typical vertical and horizontal netting, as well as guardrails, do not require an application submission and permit from DOB.
NYC DOB: Updated Submission Process for CD5 Suspended Scaffold Applications
Effective Tuesday, February 21, 2023, include only one paper set of documents with submission of CD5: Suspended Scaffold Applications.
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NYCDOB: Amendments Governing Construction Superintendents & Concrete Site Safety Managers
NYCDOB release important informaiton regarding Department-certified Site Safety Managers (SSM), Site Safety Coordinators (SSC), and Concrete Safety Managers
NYC’s 2022 Chapter 33 Construction Code Revisions – BC 3306 – Demolition
The existing code sections pertaining to exterior demolition safety zones, required to mitigate material/debris fall hazards to the public, have been revised and include several exceptions.
NYCDOB to Conduct Winter Safety Sweeps Across City
Department of Buildings Acting Commissioner Kazimir Vilenchik, P.E., today announced the start of a new winter construction safety campaign aimed at promoting work site safety in New York City through greater awareness of the potential for serious injuries and fatalities while on the job.
NYCDOB Clarifies Sidewalk Shed Horizontal Span
NYC DOB has released a bulletin clarifying the 10’ horizonal span measurement in Section 3307.6.4.4, Item 7 of the 2022 New York City Building Code.
NYC’s 2022 Chapter 33 Construction Code Revisions – BC 3304.12 – Slurry
The existing code section on use of slurry (bentonite or other) to support an excavation (drilled uncased shafts) has been revised, more for clarity than anything else.