Monthly Archives: May 2018

NCMA CPU Online Course – Moisture Penetration Resistance

May 24, 2018

CPU Online offers an extensive variety of courses designed to increase the knowledge of professionals in the manufactured concrete products industry.  CPU Online will ensure a professional pathway to success from the comfort of your desk! Moisture Penetration Resistance  (C305Db) This learning module provides an overview of strategies to provide moisture-resistant concrete masonry assemblies, including…
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Study: Timber is Oregon’s biggest carbon polluter

May 18, 2018

From NCMA's eNews May 17, 2018 A study from Oregon State University has found that logging and wood products are the biggest source of carbon dioxide in Oregon. The wood products sector generated about 1.5 times more CO2 emissions than the transportation and energy sectors. Wood product emissions are the result of fuel burned by…
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BIA Planners Exhibit and Sponsor at “Planning Michigan”

May 18, 2018

From Brick News Online May 17, 2018 The Brick Industry Association exhibited at the Michigan Township Association Conference in Traverse City, Michigan the week of April 23, 2018. The conference attracted over 1,200 Michigan Township staff and elected officials including supervisors, plan commission members, planning directors and zoning administrators. Read More.
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Resilience = Durability + Sustainability

May 16, 2018

From TMS Sustainability e-News May 15, 2018 How prepared is global infrastructure for ferocious hurricanes, earthquakes, and other natural disasters? Technical committees are examining the issue from a number of angles. Read more.
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