Industry News

Urgent Silica Update

September 22, 2017

From MCAA email September 21, 2017 LEGISLATIVE ALERT  Urgent Silica Update Dear MCAA Members, We've just received word last night that there is a modified roll out for the new silica rule that begins enforcement on Saturday this week.  For the first 30 days of enforcement OSHA will not issue citations to those employers who in…
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Urgent Silica Alert

September 20, 2017

From MCAA email September 19, 2017   LEGISLATIVE ALERT Urgent Silica Alert Dear MCAA Members, As you may know we have been working to try to come to a resolution on the final silica rule.  We had made what we felt was nice progress. Unfortunately, last night we were informed by our attorney that negotiations…
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MIM Masonry Awards Program Call for Entries

September 19, 2017

The Masonry Institute of Michigan in cooperation with AIA Michigan announces its 43rd Annual Masonry Honor Award Program for Excellence in Masonry Design.  The Masonry Awards Program seeks to honor works of distinction by members of AIA Michigan and to bring to public attention outstanding buildings and projects designed by AIA Michigan architects. To qualify…
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BIM-M Update

September 18, 2017

BIM-M Update by Jamie L. Davis, P.E., LEED AP, Principal The BIM-M Initiative – Building Information Modeling for Masonry – is well on its way toward its mission to unify the masonry industry and all supporting industries through the development and implementation of BIM tools for masonry. I have been fortunate to chair the BIM-M…
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