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TMS Fall Webinar Series: Introduction to Special Inspection, the 2018 IBC, and TMS 402/602Masonry 101 – Grand RapidsTMS Fall Webinar Series: Introduction to Masonry UnitsTMS Fall Webinar Series: Mortar and Mortar Mixing

ASCE Avoiding Problems in Masonry Construction Webinar

October 3, 2019

The purpose of this web seminar is to help engineers understand the typical causes of masonry problems and to avoid them. Based on published research and on his own vast design and forensic experience, the instructor explains which masonry components, designs and details tend to cause most problems — and the ensuing litigation. The vast…
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Masonry 101 – Southfield

July 19, 2019

Enhance your knowledge of masonry materials, fire resistance ratings, sound transmission class, energy requirements and masonry details!  If you are a design professional, engineer and/or architect, mason contractor, bricklayer, building official, building inspector, plan reviewer, masonry supplier representative, etc., this ONE day seminar is for you! REGISTER TODAY! For more information contact Michelle.
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NCSEA Webinar – Engineered Design of Masonry Veneer

July 25, 2019

One of the most common uses of masonry is as non-structural cladding for buildings. While historically these anchored veneers and their attachment to the exterior wall have been designed prescriptively, engineered design of veneers is becoming more and more and more common to allow the use of veneers beyond the prescriptive limitations of the code…
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NCSEA Webinar – Strength Design of Masonry Walls – The Code & Beyond

July 11, 2019

The design of masonry walls for in-plane and out-of-plane loads using the strength design provisions of TMS 402-16 will be discussed. Rules of thumb for initial proportioning of masonry walls will be shared, the strength design provisions will be reviewed, and some new and lesser used provisions that can allow for more efficient wall designs…
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