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  • Clearing the Air

  • Reinforced Masonry Webinar Series Offered by TMS and NCSEA

    There has been a number of important changes included in the masonry codes and standards that will become referenced in 2009.

  • 3 Delivering Coastal Change

    There's a bond that's stronger than mortar linking block producers to the design community. This bond of confidence is an important link needed to develop and expand the concrete block market.

  • Masonry Construction's Project of the Year Contest

    Your workmanship and ingenuity deserve to be honored and publicized throughout the masonry industry. Masonry Construction magazine's "Project of the Year" competition recognizes top-quality masonry design and craftsmanship that inspires excellence among others in the profession. This is the only...

  • An Island of Opportunity

  • NCMA Establishes Guidelines for Recycled Content

  • Another Brick in the Wall

    If you're a producer who already sells block and other products to masonry contractors, you might talk with your customers to see if they want to branch out. You might let them know how to get installation training or point them toward sources of help with Segmental Retaining Wall engineering.

  • And the Winners Are...

    The envelopes have been opened and below are a sampling of the winners of the 2008 Most Innovative Products (MIP) contest. Exhibitors displayed the 145 entries at World of Concrete in January. Attendees and a panel of experts then voted on the ones they thought were the most innovative.

  • An Alternative for Infill Wall Systems

    Recently, researchers at the University of Missouri-Rolla investigated the potential for using an unusual alternative construction material in manufacturing masonry units for non-load bearing applications. Their goal was to develop products for infill wall systems, a practice common throughout the...

  • Getting the Right Directions on the way home