Paul Curtis is president and third-generation owner of Heckmann Building Products, Inc. Heckmann has been manufacturing masonry anchors and ties since 1923.
6 articles by Paul Curtis:
We answer some common questions to Chapter 12 of the TMS 402/ACI 530/ASCE 5 2013 Building Code requirements. Full story
Masonry construction is a combination of three groups: designers, manufacturers and installers. Installers will purchase anchors either from manufacturers or distributors. Full story
The most recent addition of the Building Code Requirements and Specifications for Masonry Structures has been out since the fall of 2013. Are you aware of the changes? Full story
When using stone as a veneer, engineering and design are critical factors in a successful building project. Full story
Masonry anchors and ties are to be designed and installed based on the Building Code Requirements and Specification for Masonry Structures. Full story
Millions of people live in high seismic zones in the United States. We take a look at how to install seismic anchors by the code. Full story