Industry News

New Guidelines Can Help Communities With Resiliency Measures

February 1, 2019

TMS Sustainablity E-NewsJanuary 31, 2019 The International Code Council and the Alliance for National and Community Resilience have developed the first resiliency guidelines, which local communities can use to improve buildings codes. "These benchmarks provide a standard for local and state governments to follow ensuring they are well prepared for the next disaster," ANCR Executive…
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NCMA Solutions Center: Are there code requirements for inspecting concrete masonry?

January 25, 2019

NCMA eNewsJanuary 24, 2019 Yes. There are minimum code requirements for inspecting concrete masonry. In some instances, local municipalities may have their own minimum inspection requirements for concrete masonry, which affects code requirements in one way or the other. The level of inspection is dependent upon the owner’s need and can be as simple as…
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NCMA has your resolution for 2019!

January 22, 2019

Get the NCMA Concrete Masonry Technologist Certification Package for only $225! HURRY! Offer ends February 8th!  How broad is your concrete masonry knowledge? Employees need to be available to serve as a technical resource for architects, building owners and contractors. Concrete Masonry Technologists work through three levels of concrete masonry courses online at their own pace. Upon…
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