Posted by: wadahp | July 21, 2011

THE MASONRY INSTITUTE'S: LUNCH AND LEARN SERIES

Overview of Brick and CMU Design and Construction

Join the Masonry Institute of Washington for a presentation covering the fundamentals of designing and constructing brick and CMU buildings. Aesthetic, functional and code issues will all be covered with a focus on properly designing and detailing an energy-efficient, weather-resistant masonry building. Specification of masonry materials will also be covered, as well as a look at what types of brick and CMU are available on the market and how they are manufactured.

Program Learning Objectives:

- Understand the brick and CMU manufacturing processes and what products are available

- Learn to clearly specify masonry products

- Become familiar with basic masonry design principles including aesthetic and functional considerations

- Evaluate design options available to construct energy-efficient, weather-resistant walls

When:
Wednesday, July 27th, 2011
Registration: 11:45am
Presentation: 12:00pm – 1:00pm

Where:
MIW Office
10519 NE 38th Place, Building 12
Kirkland, WA 98033

Details:
Presentation/Lunch – FREE
AIA Credits – 1 CEU
Presenter – Bill Thordarson;
Mutual Materials Company

To register, email us at www.MasonryInstitute.com | www.MasonryDetails.com

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