safety

Implementing a Fall Protection System

Fall protection is a vital safety issue all year long, and employers need to be prepared. Full story

industry news

Quebec Manufacturer Involved in a Large Housing Development in Maryland

Quebec Manufacturer Involved in a Large Housing Development in Maryland

The masonry market is showing signs of recovery in the U.S., as evidenced by a significant construction project of residential buildings for university students. Full story

masonry

Hydrex Stone Sealer

Hydrex Stone Sealer

Tenax Hydrex Stone Sealer is a penetrating sealer that prevents liquids (stains) from penetrating into the material through its micro-porosities. Full story

education

MIA CEU Course Teaches Stone Specification

MIA CEU Course Teaches Stone Specification

The Marble Institute of America (MIA) has launched a new continuing education program, “The Art of Specifying Natural Stone.” Full story

masonry

Makita Expands 18V LXT Brushless Grinder Line-up

Makita Expands  18V LXT Brushless Grinder Line-up

Makita® is meeting demand with another cordless metalworking solution, the new 18V LXT® Lithium-Ion Brushless 4-1/2” Paddle Switch Cut-Off/Angle Grinder. Full story

technical

Can standard veneer anchors handle the loads of larger cavities?

Can standard veneer anchors handle the loads of larger cavities?

With the help of Hohmann and Barnard’s director of technical services, Jeremy Douglas, we deliver answers to some of your most technical, complicated questions. Full story

legislative

Committee Unanimously Approves Bipartisan Bill to Strengthen Career and Technical Education

Committee Unanimously Approves Bipartisan Bill to Strengthen Career and Technical Education

On July 7, 2016, the House Committee on Education and the Workforce approved H.R. 5587, the Strengthening Career and Technical Education for the 21st Century Act. Full story

masonry

Handy Handhelds

Handy Handhelds

Whether your mission is to cut, grind, hammer or measure, you need the correct handheld tool for the task on your jobsite. Full story

Aug
24
  Wednesday, August 24, 2016
  10:00 AM - 11:00 AM CDT

OSHA Investigations

Free to all attendees
Aug
31
Communication Between the Structural Engineer and Masonry Contractor
Sep
7
A Crystal Ball – Early Warning Signs of Construction Claims and Disputes