Information Packet - Inspections of the Site-Built Relocatable Educational Facilities (REFs)
Inspections of the construction of site-built REFs are conducted by inspectors approved by the Texas Industrialized Building Code Council (Council). Council approved inspectors include any of the following:
A third party inspector or inspection agency registered with TDLR and approved by the Council
A third party site inspector registered with TDLR and approved by the Council
An engineer or architect licensed to practice in the State of Texas
The engineer or architect shall complete an application certifying that they have the requisite experience, education, or training necessary to ensure compliance of the construction and the mandatory building codes adopted in rule §§ 70.100 and 70.101.
The procedures and inspection forms necessary to perform these inspections follow.
The "Relocatable Educational Facility (REF) Procedures" – This document describes the procedures for inspections of site-built REFs for the Texas IHB program. Reference sections 70.79 and 70.51 of the rules governing industrialized housing and buildings.
Inspections are documented on the following report forms and are available in both Word and Acrobat PDF formats.
Site-Built REF Inspection Report, Form #074ihb
Site-Built REF Inspection Report Summary, Form #075ihb
Violation Report, Form #076ihb
Form #076ihb in Word format, 01/2010 (70 KB download)
Form #076ihb in PDF format, 01/2010 (141 KB download)