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CMU Checkoff Newsletter – March 2020

March 19, 2020

March 2020 FIVE CMU CHECKOFF FACTS YOU NEED TO KNOWWHO DECIDES WHAT PROGRAMS WILL BE FUNDED?WHY I SUPPORT – BYARD STEVENSCHECKOFF DID YOU KNOW – SOY CHECKOFF ADDITIONAL RESOURCES The CMU Checkoff website also houses additional resources you may find helpful such as a basic guide to the proposed program and quick fact sheets for…
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Load-bearing concrete masonry gets the job done at Villanova University

March 13, 2020

From NCMA eNewsMarch 12, 2020 More than 450,000 high-strength and standard concrete block form the backbone of Villanova Commons, a new student housing complex opened in the fall of 2019. The Commons can house 1,135 Villanova University students at the school’s Philadelphia campus. To achieve the goals of this ambitious project, concrete masonry was the…
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NCMA Basic Block and Hardscapes Sales School scheduled for October 2-3

August 21, 2019

The very popular NCMA Basic Block and Hardscapes Sales School is scheduled for Wednesday and Thursday, October 2-3, 2019 at the Aloft Denver Airport Hotel in Denver, Colorado. The class was specifically designed for sales personnel with less than three years’ experience in the concrete masonry and hardscapes industry. NCMA has worked hard to keep the cost of this outstanding educational opportunity at a very…
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Robot building block homes in Australia

May 11, 2019

From NCMA eNewsMay 9, 2019 A company in Australia is providing masonry services via the Hadrian X construction robot with blocks specially-optimized for the automaton's use. The activities are anticipated to generate the first operating revenues from the commercialization of the business's robotic bricklaying tech. To read more, click here.
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