significance came to raise building quality and maintaining national economy
through securing safety of facilities through setting the terms that determines
principles of design and implementation as well as suitable styles for atmospheric
conditions, geology and nature in the Kingdom, a state directs engineers and
technicians and enables them to perform their works in safe and secure manner
and contributes in setting a limit for the problems resulting from difference
in points of view in building and construction sector. This shall be achieved
through use of the code as a recognized system nationwide and to resort to it
in order to settle difference.
impacts of not applying the code:
fact that construction and building sector is considered as one of the most
important economic sectors in the Kingdom, but it remains more random with
regard to building of residential units, as since the first economic boom and
with start of establishing the Real Estate Development Fund, the individual
model was approved for development of
residences. This opened the door before the contracting sector to work by
limited levels organization and as such, development occurred in light of
constructional expansion and absence of clear terms and technical
the negative impacts of not applying the code are the following:
- None commitment to apply technical specifications by the parties operating in building and construction sector.
- prseence of chaos in studies, technical planning and implementation due to absence of legal and scientific reference for the code.
- Much power consumption, a state negatively reflecting on national economy and development.