IAS accredits the inspection programs of companies that design and fabricate custom engineered metal building systems. The accreditation is based on requirements in IAS Accreditation Criteria AC472, International Building Code® and related standards. The accreditation criteria covers inspections of metal building system elements that are essential for designing, specifying, building or approving metal building systems.
IAS Accreditation for Metal Building Systems Inspection
Verification that approved manufacturers meet requirements as described in Chapter 17 of the IBC.
The benchmark for companies that design and manufacture engineered metal building systems.
Provides a level of confidence that buildings will be designed and manufactured according to code and specifications.
Recognized by the Metal Building Manufacturers Association (MBMA) and International Code Council (ICC).
Watch the recording of the AC472 & AC478 Accreditations, Improving Quality and Success in Metal Building Design and Construction presented to The American Institute of Architects.
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