AC478, Accreditation for Metal Building Assemblers Inspection, is a standard to recognize metal building assemblers committed to excellence. Achieving this accreditation demonstrates that C. Tucker Cope & Associates has the personnel, the organizational skills, vast experience, knowledge, management procedures, and commitment to assemble metal buildings in accordance with code, specifications, costs and deadlines.  Requirements for this accreditation include documented management systems, rigorous safety training, quality managers, OSHA training, documented safety plans, site-specific plans, and other documentation.


“In the ever-changing world of the metal building industry, our involvement in the MBCEA and achieving our AC478 accreditation will allow us to continue to keep our sights set on a positive future of quality projects and continued growth.” Tucker Cope, P.E., M. Eng., President