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Contract Colleges Facilities Code Compliance

Contract Colleges Facilities Code Compliance:

Ensure Compliance with the current Building Codes of New York State for all SUNY- and Contract College-owned buildings.

  • Plan review during Schematic Design, Design Development, and Construction Documents.
  • Walk the site during construction with Project Manager and Contractor weekly.
  • Witness system tests scheduled by Project Manager or Contractor
  • Final walk through before Certificates are issued with Project Manager and Contractor.

Issue Permits

Construction Building Permits

  • Asbestos Abatement Permits – Blanket Permits
  • Demolition Permits
  • Systems Modification Permits – Fire Protection Systems
  • Hot Works Permit
  • Temporary Heat Permit (During Construction)
  • Tent Permits

Issue Certificates

  • Temporary Certificate of Occupancy
  • Permanent Certificate of Occupancy
  • Certificate of Completion