Introduction to Movement Joints for Masons webinar
Protect yourself from movement joint-related call backs
By Tim O’Toole
The Mason Contractors Association of America (MCAA) will present Introduction to Movement Joints for Masons on Wednesday, March 6, 2013, at 10:00 AM CST.
Donald Harvey P.E. of Atkinson-Noland & Associates will discuss the basic principles of masonry movement joints, including the differences between control joints and expansion joints. We will also discuss basic rules of thumb for joint spacing and layout. Some practical tips for ensuring that joints function as intended will also be provided. Even if joint layout is not your responsibility, it can certainly still become your problem. Join us to learn about how to protect yourself from movement joint-related call backs.
Atkinson-Noland & Associates is an engineering firm in Boulder, Colorado that specializes in masonry and nondestructive testing.
Mason contractors registered for Masonry Certification will receive 1.00 credit in the Codes & Standards discipline upon completion of this course.
Register for Introduction to Movement Joints for Masons at www.masoncontractors.org/live.
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About the Author
Tim O’Toole is the Director of Marketing, Education, and Information Technology for the MCAA. He has a Masters in Business Administration from Webster University and has worked in the masonry industry since 2003.