ACEC Ohio member appointed to Ohio Board of Building Standards
ACEC Ohio member Shayne O. Manning, a director at structural engineering firm THP Limited Inc., in Cincinnati, has been appointed to the Ohio Board of Building Standards by Governor John Kasich.
The 15-member board formulates and adopts the Ohio Building Code, Ohio Mechanical Code, Ohio Plumbing Code, and the Residential Code of Ohio. It also certifies county, township and municipal building departments to enforce these codes.
In addition, the board is also responsible for the formulation of rules governing industrialized units, installation of equipment, installation and operation of boilers and unfired pressure vessels, and the construction of elevators.
ACEC Ohio was among a number of groups and individuals recommending Manning's appointment to the board. His term runs through Oct. 13, 2018.