Amerimix
CrewTracks
EZ Scaffold Corp.
EZG Manufacturing
Federated Insurance
Fraco USA, Inc.
Hohmann and Barnard, Inc.
Husqvarna Construction Products N.A.
Hydro Mobile, Inc.
iQ Power Tools
Kennison Forest Products, Inc.
keson
Mortar Net Solutions
Non-Stop Scaffolding
Southwest Scaffolding
SPEC MIX LLC
Tradesmen's Software, Inc.
industry news

COVID-19 Update: Stimulus Bill Summaries

Wednesday, March 25, 2020 | 8:09 AM CDT
COVID-19 Update: Stimulus Bill Summaries

Here are summaries of the stimulus bill the Senate is expected to pass today in response to the COVID-19 (Coronavirus) situation. Full story

industry news

COVID-19 Resource: Construction Industry Safety Coalition Job Site Recommendations

Wednesday, March 25, 2020 | 8:02 AM CDT
COVID-19 Resource: Construction Industry Safety Coalition Job Site Recommendations

The documents were developed by the Construction Industry Safety Coalition, a group of nearly 50 construction associations. This is a document to help assist with job site direction on how to deal with the COVID-19. Full story

industry news

U.S. Small Business Administration Resources During COVID-19 Crisis

Tuesday, March 24, 2020 | 8:06 AM CDT
U.S. Small Business Administration Resources During COVID-19 Crisis

The U.S. Small Business Administration has created a dedicated Coronavirus resource page. It can be found at sba.gov/coronavirus. Full story

industry news

N-95 Masks Desperately Needed

Monday, March 23, 2020 | 8:03 AM CDT
N-95 Masks Desperately Needed

The MCAA would like to appeal to all of our contractors to check the inventory of N-95 masks. As you've probably heard, these masks are desperately needed in hospitals across the country. There are severe shortages right now. Full story

MCAA Working To Appeal OSHA's Coronavirus Reporting Requirements

Thursday, March 19, 2020 | 8:02 AM CDT
MCAA Working To Appeal OSHA's Coronavirus Reporting Requirements

The MCAA is working with fellow Construction Industry Safety Coalition members to ask the Department of Labor to pull back their recent guidance on reporting COVID-19 (Coronavirus) illnesses on employer OSHA Logs. Full story

Increased Virtual MCAA Education Opportunities

Monday, March 16, 2020 | 8:01 AM CDT
Increased Virtual MCAA Education Opportunities

In light of the increasing restrictions in response to COVID-19 (Coronavirus), the MCAA is responding by creating additional live and on-demand webinars within the coming weeks. This is designed to allow masonry professionals to stay productive. Full story

industry news

OSHA Announces Revised Silica Emphasis Program

Tuesday, February 18, 2020 | 8:01 AM CST
OSHA Announces Revised Silica Emphasis Program

Through a combination of enforcement and outreach, OSHA hopes to make employers more aware of the issue in order to protect their workers from the serious health effects associated with work-related exposure to respirable crystalline silica. Full story

industry news

The Industry's Next Generation Showcased At 2020 MCAA Masonry Skills Challenge

Tuesday, February 11, 2020 | 8:00 AM CST
The Industry's Next Generation Showcased At 2020 MCAA Masonry Skills Challenge

The 21st MCAA Masonry Skills Challenge was held on February 5, 2020 during MASONRY MADNESS® at the World of Concrete. The competition is designed to showcase the best apprentices the industry has to offer. Full story

industry news

Gerardo Patlan Named Fastest Trowel 2020

Monday, February 10, 2020 | 8:02 AM CST
Gerardo Patlan Named Fastest Trowel 2020

The annual MCAA Fastest Trowel on the Block competition, held February 5, 2020 during MASONRY MADNESS® and the MCAA Convention at the World of Concrete in Las Vegas, drew a record crowd to see the fastest twenty minutes in masonry. Full story

convention

MCAA Social Channels Reach Over 110,000 During 2020 World of Concrete

Monday, February 10, 2020 | 8:00 AM CST
MCAA Social Channels Reach Over 110,000 During 2020 World of Concrete

The Mason Contractors Association of America and affiliated MASONRY Publications set a new social media record during the 2020 World of Concrete. A mixture of photos, event coverage, live videos, and messages from sponsors helped reach record levels. Full story

technical

The Importance of Brick Veneer in Limiting Moisture Issues

Sunday, February 2, 2020 | 8:00 AM CST
The Importance of Brick Veneer in Limiting Moisture Issues

Andrew Wagner provides tons of insight on-air and moisture barriers. Don't miss this informative story! Full story

news and events

Don't Miss Out The MASONRY MADNESS® Action With This Live Stream

Friday, January 31, 2020 | 8:00 AM CST
Don't Miss Out The MASONRY MADNESS® Action With This Live Stream

Don't miss out on MASONRY MADNESS®! Full story

safety

Scaffold Safety: Do's and Don'ts

Wednesday, January 29, 2020 | 8:00 AM CST
Scaffold Safety: Do's and Don'ts

David Ivey from Malta Dynamics gives us a refresher course in the do's and don'ts of scaffold safety. Brush up with these critical tips! Full story

industry news

MCAA To Debut New Scoring App At World of Concrete 2020

Thursday, January 23, 2020 | 8:00 AM CST
MCAA To Debut New Scoring App At World of Concrete 2020

The Mason Contractors Association of America (MCAA) is excited to announce today’s rollout of a digital scoring app, which will be used at The World of Concrete/Masonry on Wednesday, February 5, 2020 in the Bronze Lot during MASONRY MADNESS®. Full story

industry news

Keson/Sola Joins Mason Contractors Association of America Strategic Partner Program

Friday, January 17, 2020 | 8:00 AM CST
Keson/Sola Joins Mason Contractors Association of America Strategic Partner Program

The Mason Contractors Association of America is thrilled to announce Keson LLC as the newest member of its Strategic Partner Program. Keson/SOLA currently represents the only manufacturer of measuring tools among MCAA Strategic Partners. Full story

news and events

Travel The World of Concrete With The MCAA

Wednesday, January 8, 2020 | 8:00 AM CST
Travel The World of Concrete With The MCAA

World of Concrete/World of Masonry is less than a month away. See what we have in store for this year's convention. Full story

news and events

MASONRY MADNESS® 2020: Challenging the Best of the Best

Wednesday, January 8, 2020 | 8:00 AM CST
MASONRY MADNESS® 2020: Challenging the Best of the Best

The biggest masonry competitions event happens in the Bronze Lot of the Las Vegas Convention Center on Wednesday, February 5, 2020. Check out what MASONRY MADNESS® has in store for attendees this year. Full story

education

Air and Moisture Control Tech Talk Q and A

Wednesday, December 18, 2019 | 8:00 AM CST
Air and Moisture Control Tech Talk Q and A

Tiffany Coppock of Owens Corning provides information on air and moisture control material mineral wool. Read more about this material and when it is best to use it. Full story

news and events

New Data on OSHA Enforcement of Silica Exposure Standard

Monday, December 16, 2019 | 9:45 AM CST
New Data on OSHA Enforcement of Silica Exposure Standard

It’s been over two years since OSHA issued its final rule on respirable crystalline silica exposure. It still remains one of the most significant health standards issued by the Agency, and continues to influence construction. Full story

safety

Thanksgiving Fire Prevention Safety

Thursday, November 28, 2019 | 8:00 AM CST
Thanksgiving Fire Prevention Safety

Thanksgiving Day has more than double the number of home cooking fires than an average day according to the U.S. Fire Administration. Full story


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