PE, SE, P.Eng., CBO, MCP,
Eric Tompos, is Executive Vice President of NTA, Inc. He is a licensed civil and/or structural engineer in all 50 states and the provinces of Alberta and Ontario. Eric has Bachelor of Science and Master of Science degrees in Civil Engineering from Purdue University and is recognized as a Certified Building Official and Master Code Professional by the International Code Council. He has extensive experience in the design and construction of factory built structures, building components, materials testing, and quality assurance.
Eric’s current responsibilities are focused on structural design, code compliance of factory built structures, development of policies related to NTA’s building product certification activities and solving code compliance issues related to new and innovative building products.
Codes & Permitting: Panelized vs. Modular
How is offsite construction viewed by building inspectors in different areas of the US? When does panelized become “modular” and how the regulations change? How does it impact permitting? What needs to change?