Container West Manufacturing Ltd.
Factory Built Structures Listing Program
- Container West Manufacturing Ltd.
- Mobile Relocatable Commercial Industrial Structures
- Richmond, BC
- June 26, 2015
- September 28, 2016
CSA A277 “Procedure for Certification of Prefabricated Buildings, Modules, and Panels”
Alberta Building Code 2014 (Part 9 & 10)
British Columbia Building Code 2012 (Part 9)
National Building Code (Part 9)
National Plumbing Code
British Columbia Plumbing Code 2012
CSA C22.1-15 “Canadian Electrical Code, Part 1, Safety Standard for Electrical Installations”
Note: Unless otherwise specified, the standards/Code noted are the most current versions in effect.
Mobile Relocatable Commercial Industrial Structures
Products are labelled and marked in a permanent manner where it is
readily visible after installation with the following information:
1. The specification nameplate (item 1068, white with black, 8-1/2” x
14”) is located in close proximity to the electrical panel and
Manufacturer’s Name and Address
Date of Manufacture
Model Serial Number or Product Code
Foundation Type (Perimeter Foundation Wall or Piers)
Floor live Load
Specified Snow Load (1/50)
Seismic Response Sa(0.2)
Hourly Wind Pressure (1/50)
Envelope Effective Thermal Resistance
Windows/Doors/Skylights Thermal Characteristics
Outside Design Temperature (Heal Loss or Heat Gain)
Factory Installed Appliances
Site Installed Components, Assemblies, and Systems
Electrical Systems Voltage, Frequency, and Amperage
QAI Logo shown below:
2. QAI label with ‘C’ identifier (Item 1093) – Relocatable
Commercial/Industrial Structures – Alberta Plumbing and Gas
Compliance Label (Alberta Part 10 Program)
3. QAI Label with ‘C’ identifier (Item 1094) – Relocatable
Commercial/Industrial Structures – Alberta Electrical Compliance
Label (Alberta Part 10 Program)
4. QAI Label with ‘C’ identifier (Item 1095) – Relocatable
Commercial/Industrial Structures – A277 Compliance Label
- All markings must be permanent and visible after installation
Commercial/Industrial Relocatable structures comprised of single or
multiple modules in single storey configurations. Structures are classified
under Group C (Residential) or Group D (Business & Personal Services).
Please refer to Appendix A, Division B of the National Building Code of
Canada for a full list of structures covered under the above occupancies.
Commercial/Industrial Structures under this scope typically include office
units, dormitories, or Industrial camps. This listing does not include
storage units, dinning trailers, apartment buildings, hotels, motels,
detention facilities, multi-residential dwelling units requiring separation,
and other type of buildings for use in hazardous locations.
8’x20’, 8’x40’, 8×53’, 10’x20’ Steel Container Units.
120/240V, 60Hz, 100A max.
Conventional drainage and vent systems to a maximum of 240 hydraulic
Heating / Ventilation:
Units may be equipped with central gas furnace and/or electric air
Structures included in this listing are Relocatable Commercial/Industrial
Structures manufactured at a central facility, complete with electrical
wiring with optional plumbing systems, for installation or connection to
other modules in the field.
These structures, when completely assembled on site, are equipped with
normal facilities for connection to municipal water and electrical services.
QAI certification covers the construction of the structures and any factory
installed electrical, plumbing services, or gas systems and is intended to
obviate the necessity of further inspections by the local regulatory
authorities except for site connections to services or to other modules
and for site mounting features.
The materials, products or systems listed in this directory have been qualified to bear the QAI Listing Mark under the conditions stated with each Listing. Only those products bearing the QAI Listing Mark are considered to be listed by QAI. No warrantee is expressed or implied, and no guarantee is provided that any jurisdictional authority will accept the Listing found herein. The appropriate authorities should be contacted regarding the acceptability of any given Listing. Visit the QAI Online Listing Directory located at www.qai.org for the most up to date version of this Listing and to validate that this QAI Listing is active. Questions regarding this listing may be directed to firstname.lastname@example.org. Please include the listing number in the request.