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New Industry Insights from Mortar Net

This Pro Masonry Guide Product Showcase is brought to you by Mortar Net Solutions, the industry leader in moisture management solutions for masonry walls. 3 Masonry Rules That Will Never Change As with all age-old trades, masonry has rules that will and will not change over time. This article explains three important rules in masonry [...]

Lacticrete endows scholarship for college’s masonry program

Laticrete, a leading manufacturer of globally proven construction solutions for the building industry, has established an annual $25,000 merit-based scholarship for students enrolled in the masonry craft specialization program at the American College of Building Arts in Charleston, South Carolina. Named after Laticrete Co-Owner and Senior Vice President of Training Henry B. Rothberg, the scholarship […]

ESCSI Honors Contributors to Lightweight Aggregate Industry

ESCSI Honors Contributors to Lightweight Aggregate Industry at its midyear meeting in Park City, Utah. The Expanded Shale, Clay and Slate Institute (ESCSI)  honored two individuals based on their significant contributions to the lightweight aggregate industry. Frank G. Erskine Award: Col. Fred Meyer The Frank G. Erskine Award is presented to individuals, companies, associations or partnerships [...]

2017 Brick Industry Association Award Winners Announced

The 2017 Brick Industry Association award winners were announced shining light on the country’s most beautiful brick structures The 2017 Brick in Architecture Awards competition honor 35 winners in 19 states for outstanding and resilient design that incorporates clay brick. Judged by independent design professionals, the Brick Industry Association’s (BIA) premier design competition generated 91 entries this year [...]

2017 SPEC MIX BRICKLAYER 500 Regional Series Rolls On

The 2017 SPEC MIX BRICKLAYER 500 Regional Series of qualifying competitions kicked off July 22 in Tennessee. The regional competitions establish the final roster of teams competing in the 2018 World Championship in Las Vegas at the World of Concrete tradeshow. The winners of each regional competition earn a spot to compete in the 2018 [...]