Commercial Construction

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COMMERCIAL CONSTRUCTION

All commercial projects require a licensed contractor to perform the work in accordance with the provisions and limitations set forth in New Mexico Administrative Code (NMAC) 14.6.6 Construction Industry Division Rules. All contractor licensing classifications and qualifications in the State of New Mexico are determined by the Construction Industries Division. (http://www.rld.state.nm.us/construction/)



DESIGN CRITERIA FOR SAN JUAN COUNTY

 

  • Ground Snow Load (Pg) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 30psf / *ASCE 7-10
  •   Wind Load . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Vult
                        • Category I Building . . . . . 105 mph
                        • Category II Building. . . . . 115 mph
                        • Category III Building . . . . 120 mph
                        • Category IV Building . . . . 120 mph
  •   Frost depth . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .30 inches below grade
  •   Seismic . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .*ASCE 7-10

 

* American Society of Civil Engineers



 



SUBMITTED COMMERCIAL PLANS SHOULD


CONTAIN THE FOLLOWING ITEMS AT A MINIMUM

  • All applicable codes in the design process listed including year of publication
  • Dimensioned Site Plan with all utilities shown
  • Structural Plans - Footing, Foundation, Slab, Imposed Loads, Load Bearing Walls and Floors, Metal Building Manufacturer Plans, Details
  • Architectural Plan - Code Study, Floor Plan, Dimensions, Elevations, Details, Accessibility Details, Energy Code Requirements
  • Electrical Plan - Riser Diagram, Load Calculation’s, Floor Plan, Power Plan, Lighting Plan, Panel Schedules, Wiring Methods
  • Plumbing Plan - Floor Plan, Gas Piping, Water Piping, Building Drain, Fixture Schedule, Riser Diagram, Grease Traps
  • Mechanical Plan - Floor Plan, Heat and Cooling unit schedule, Heating Ventilation Air Conditioning (HVAC) duct sizing, Damper Location, Kitchen Hoods, Equipment Schedule

See our permit checklist options for a more comprehensive list

 



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