Caribbean Occupancy Class Codes

 

The following table lists the occupancy class codes that AIR supports for the Caribbean and identifies any model limitations associated with the use of these occupancy classes:

Category

Occupancy Code

Occupancy Class

Model Support and/or Limitations

Unknown

300

Unknown

 

Residential

301

General Residential

 

302

Permanent Dwelling: Single Family

To model bunker construction in the Caribbean Hurricane model, use the following occupancy and construction combinations:

       302-131: For single-family residential home. Use 306 for single-family homes of reinforced concrete that are not bunkers.

       303-131: For apartment buildings that are bunkers. Use 306-131 for public housing or apartments that are not bunkers.

       305-131: For public housing or government buildings that are bunkers. Use the regular government occupancy for non-bunker government buildings.

303

Permanent Dwelling: Multi Family

To model bunker construction in the Caribbean Hurricane model, use the following occupancy and construction combinations:

       302-131: For single-family residential home. Use 306 for single-family homes of reinforced concrete that are not bunkers.

       303-131: For apartment buildings that are bunkers. Use 306-131 for public housing or apartments that are not bunkers.

       305-131: For public housing or government buildings that are bunkers. Use the regular government occupancy for non-bunker government buildings.

304

Temporary Lodging

 

305

Group Institutional Housing

 

306

Apartments/Condominiums

 

Commercial

311

General Commercial

 

312

Retail Trade

 

313

Wholesale Trade

 

314

Personal and Repair Services

 

315

Professional, Technical, and Business Services

 

316

Health Care Services

 

317

Entertainment and Recreation

 

318

Parking

 

319

Golf Courses

 

Industrial

321

General Industrial

 

322

Heavy Fabrication and Assembly

 

323

Light Fabrication and Assembly

 

324

Food and Drug Processing

 

325

Chemical Processing

 

326

Metal and Minerals Processing

 

327

High Technology

 

328

Construction

 

329

Petroleum

 

330

Mining

 

Restaurants

331

Restaurants

 

Mercantile

335

Gasoline Stations

 

336

Automotive Repair Shops and Car Washes

 

Public

341

Religion and Non-Profit

 

342

Churches

 

343

Government - General Services

 

344

Government - Emergency Services

 

Education

345

Universities, Colleges, and Technical Schools

 

346

Primary and Secondary Schools

 

Transportation

351

Highway

 

352

Railroad

 

353

Air

 

354

Sea and Inland Waterways

 

355

Aircraft Hangars

 

Utilities

361

Electrical Utilities

 

362

Water Utilities

 

363

Sanitary Sewer

 

364

Natural Gas

 

365

Telephone and Telegraph

 

Miscellaneous

371

Communication

 

372

Flood Control

 

373

Agriculture

 

Industrial Facility

400

Unknown Industrial Facility

For use with the AIR U.S. Earthquake, Severe Thunderstorm, and Hurricane models, AIR Severe Thunderstorm Model for Canada, AIR Earthquake Model for Hawaii, AIR Tropical Cyclone Model for Hawaii, AIR Hurricane Model for Central America, AIR Earthquake Model for South America, AIR Hurricane Model for the Caribbean, AIR Tropical Cyclone Model for India, AIR Earthquake Model for Japan, AIR Typhoon Model for Japan, and AIR Australia Earthquake and Tropical Cyclone models. If used with any other peril, will be mapped back to a 300 series industrial occupancy class code.

401

Heavy Fabrication and Assembly - General

402

Automotive Manufacturing

403

Fabricated Metal Products

404

Industrial and Commercial Machinery and Equipment

405

Transportation Equipment Assembly

406

Pulp/Paper and Allied Products Manufacturing

407

Textile Mill Products

408

Lumber and Wood Products (Except Furniture)

409

Stone/Clay/Glass/Ceramics Products

414

Light Fabrication and Assembly - General

415

Furniture and Fixtures

416

Apparel and Finished Products from Fabrics

417

Print/Publishing and Allied Industries

418

Rubber and Miscellaneous Plastics Products

419

Leather and Leather Products

420

Electronic and Other Electrical Equipment (Except Computer Equipment)

421

Measuring, Analyzing, and Controlling Instruments

422

Photographic, Medical, and Optical Goods

423

Watches and Clocks

424

Miscellaneous Manufacturing Industries

425

Tire Manufacturers

429

Food and Drug Processing - General

430

Food and Kindred Products

431

Tobacco Products

432

Pharmaceutical Plants

433

Biological Products (Except Diagnostic) Medicinals/Botanicals/Biomedical

434

Wineries

438

Chemical Processing - General

439

Chlorine Plants

440

Vinyl Plants

441

Light Hydrocarbon or Aromatics Plants

442

Plastics Plants

443

Chlorhydrin Plants

444

Fertilizer Plants

445

Cement Plants/Cement Mills

446

Other Chemical and Allied Products

449

Metal and Minerals Processing - General

450

Primary Metal Industry

451

Steel Mills

452

Smelters

455

High Technology - General

456

Semi-conductor and Related Devices

457

Electronic Computer Devices

458

Computer Storage Devices

459

Electron Tubes

460

Printed Circuit Boards

463

General Building/Construction Contractors

464

Heavy Constructions

465

Special Trade Contractors

470

Mining - General

471

Mining Operations

472

Metal Mining

473

Coal Mining

474

Mining/Quarrying - Non-Metallic Mineral (Except Fuels)

475

Oil Refinery Systems - General

476

Hydro-Electric Power Systems - General

477

Thermo-Electric Power Systems - General

479

Electric Substations

480

Potable Water Systems - General

481

Waste Water Treatment Systems - General

482

Gas Processing Systems - General

 

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Touchstone V3.0 Updated December 01, 2016