In a recent survey by the Portland Cement Association, Mortar and Grout for Masonry Construction is sampled and tested improperly 89% and 56% of the time, respectively.
The Mortar & Grout – Sampling and Testing Workshop will provide guidance regarding;
- Proper use of Specification ASTM C270 and Test Method ASTM C780 for evaluating masonry mortar produced in the laboratory and at the construction site.
- Proper use of Specification ASTM C476 and Test Method ASTM C1019 for evaluating masonry grout produced at the construction site.
9:30 a.m. Coffee and Donuts (provided)
10:00 a.m. Introduction to Mortar - Nick Popoff
11:00 a.m. Introduction to Grout- Dan Zechmeister
12:00 p.m. Lunch (provided)
1:00 p.m. Laboratory Testing – Chad Richard
3:30 p.m. Written Examination
4:30 p.m. Adjourn
Class size limited to 30 attendees
Cost: $125 per person (includes copies of C270, C780, C1019, lunch, and written exam)