Chapter 14 EFIS
SICC-1403 INSPECTION OF EIFS FABRICATORS
Where fabrication of EIFS panels or elements is being performed off-site on the premises of a fabricator's shop, the SIER shall verify that the EIFS plant has a documented and implemented Quality Control Program and shall notify CCBSD in writing of his/her findings. The SIER may inspect the EIFS plant at appropriate intervals to verify that materials, methods, products, and quality control comply with project specifications and County approved documents. Prefabricated EIFS panels and elements shall be subject to special inspections during fabrication.
SICC-1404 INSPECTION OF EIFS ELEMENTS
SIER verifies applicator is trained and possesses a current certificate by the EIFS material manufacturer and is on the jobsite during all stages of EIFS installation. All EIFS elements shall be subject to special inspections during erection and application. The SIER shall perform special inspections of EIFS building elements as required by the NCSBC-1704.12 during erection for conformance with County approved documents, manufacturer’s installation instructions and compliance report including the information required by SICC-1302.2. Materials to be verified include substrate, insulation board, reinforcing mesh (back wrap), adhesives, corrosion resistant mechanical fasteners, expansion joints, weep screeds, corner reinforcement, trim, base coat, finish coat, primer, corrosion resistant flashing, sealants, caulk etc.
SICC-1405 COMPLETION OF EIFS CONSTRUCTION
Upon completion of EIFS construction, the SIER shall, after review and approval by the AR and SER, submit a completion letter to CCBSD and shall indicate the date of completion on the final report of special inspections. The SIER shall also indicate the date of completion on the final report of special inspections for EIFS construction. The SIER shall submit a copy of the Contractor’s EIFS and Sealant Certification Form along with the final report of special inspection.