USHS_PR_Page 2Provo River

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Title USHS_PR_Page 2Provo River
Date 2002-04-16
Subject Civilian Conservation Corps (U.S.)
Description Historical Site Analysis Hazardous Events Cause Effect Seismic activity snow loading high winds Cracked, age-weakened, antiquated, and thus insufficient building foundations. Insubstantial construction/materials of the CCC structures due to the temporary original purpose of the buildings. Danger of damage to equipment, machinery, and people from CCC structure collapse during any of these events. The following table summarizes some of the code violations at the property according to the 2000 International Building Code recently adopted by the state of Utah. The table is not complete since electrical and mechanical codes are not included in the table. Code Item No. Code Item or Violation Buildings Impacted 414.3 Rooms are improperly vented Shop 3408 Accessibility is required for people with disabilities Shower House and routes leading to the Shower House (this may be required for all structures if they are exhibited as historic buildings) 1403 Exterior walls are required to be weather resistant (no holes) All 1504 Roof panels are subject to be taken off by a strong wind All 1805 Footings do not have sufficient depth or are missing (30-inch depth required in Pleasant Grove for frost) All 2305.3 Structures have no acceptable shearwall construction All Table 2308.9.1 Studs exceed maximum allowed spacing All 2308.8.3 Doors are missing headers All Table 2308.10.3(3) Rafters are over spanned and spacing exceeds 24 inches on center All Currently the PRWUA has offices and shops in various locations throughout Utah County. In many cases they are leasing office space. This project is designed to consolidate the PRWUA organization at one central location and to eliminate the leasing of office space elsewhere. By constructing the proposed project, the PRWUA is exercising their right to use the land for Provo River Project purposes. hnal Report 2 April 16. 2002
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ARK ark:/87278/s6kd1w1h
Setname dha_ccc
Date Created 2004-06-28
Date Modified 2004-06-28
ID 428589
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s6kd1w1h
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