Manufactured component carports are aluminum, steel, or fiberglass structures that are shipped in components from manufacturers both in and outside the State of Utah.
These structures are not conventional construction. These structures must have plans on file that are stamped by an engineer, and/or include an ICC evaluation report approval number. These plans must have been approved by the WVC Building Inspection Division. These plans must be in the registered file.
Since these plans indicate that these structures are manufactured to a wide variety of design criteria, since our area is exposed to 30 pounds per square foot roof snow load and 115 mile-per-hour wind gusts, and since these plans include a wide variety of ways to meet this design criterion, each permit applicant must comply as follows: