Sprayed Fire-resistant Materials

Sprayed Fire-resistant Materials

BC 1704.11

1704.11 Sprayed fire-resistant materials. Special inspec­tions for sprayed fire-resistant materials applied to structural elements and decks shall be in accordance with Sections 1704.11.1 through 1704.11.5. Special inspections shall be based on the fire-resistance design as designated in the approved construction documents.

Special Inspection: Sprayed Fire Resistant Materials (SFRM)
Code Section(s): BC 1704.11
Minimum Qualifications: Primary Inspector or Inspection Supervisor.

  • PE or RA; and
  • 1 year relevant experience
Supplemental Inspector (Alternative 1)

  • Bachelors Degree in Architecture or Engineering; AND
  • One year experience in fireproofing applications; OR
  • ICC Certification as a Spray-applied Fireproofing Special Inspector.
Supplemental Inspector (Alternative 2)

  • Technician with ICC Certification as a Spray-applied Fireproofing Special Inspector; and
  • 3 years relevant experience.