Tag Archives: The Masonry Society

TMS Presenting Fall Webinar Series on Special Inspection of Masonry Construction

April 12, 2019

TMS E-NewsletterApril 11, 2019 The Masonry Society (TMS) is planning a series of 9 webinars on Special Inspection of Structural Masonry, helpful for anyone who is or plans to become a Structural Masonry Special Inspector (SMSI), or who is otherwise involved with special inspection and testing of masonry. Webinars on the following topics will be…
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Webinar: Troubleshooting REScheck and COMcheck Projects

April 2, 2019

From TMS Sustainability E-NewsMarch 31, 2019 Hosted by Bob Schultz of PNNL, this webinar will present case studies reviewing challenges that can be addressed via REScheck and COMcheck software, the popular compliance software tool supported by the U.S. Department of Energy. Both residential and commercial projects will be covered, as will distinctions between various energy…
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Building Codes: The Foundation for a Resilient Nation

March 20, 2019

From TMS Sustainability E-NewsMarch 15, 2019 The devastation brought by natural disasters is all too prominent in today’s media. Deaths, injuries and property loss demonstrate the fragility of communities in the face of these events. Increased community resilience provides a mechanism to lessen the impact of these events and assure that communities can continue to…
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Green Building News – Plan for Building Resilience

March 20, 2019

From TMS Sustainability E-NewsMarch 15, 2019 The previous post introduced the concept of resilience as it applies to infrastructure and disaster relief. To continue this theme, let's look at what organizations are doing to encourage resilient building strategies. Read more.
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