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NCMA Solutions Center: Bracing CMU walls during construction

October 12, 2018

NCMA eNews October 4, 2018 While concrete masonry walls are being constructed, it is important to ensure the stability of the masonry walls to provide life safety and protection for construction workers. During construction, several strategies can be implemented to ensure life safety which include external and/or internal bracing of CMU wall, and having evacuation…
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Concrete Masonry Check-off Program Authorization Passes US Congress

October 4, 2018

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Concrete Masonry Check-off Program Authorization Passes US Congress [Herndon, VA – October 3, 2018] Earlier today, the U.S. Senate passed the Concrete Masonry Products Research, Education and Promotion Act, providing Congressional authorization for the concrete masonry products industry to develop its own commodity checkoff program to support needed industry initiatives. The concrete…
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