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Inspired by buildings constructed at the turn of the last century, Cinco® brick was created in part to resemble stone with its wide array of matched colors and lengths. Cinco brick offers a visual impact at an affordable price. Its unique height makes the installation similar to brick both in pattern and cost, while its choice of lengths and textures closely resemble stone.
CEU Credits: 1 LU
Sustainable design and green building are ever-evolving, with the latest version, LEED v4.1 introduced in 2019.
This course will explore the latest modifications to the LEED standard, with a particular emphasis on masonry compliance and contribution. Developed by LEED expert Christine A. Subasic, P.E., LEED A.P., the course will introduce attendees to sustainable design and provide an overview of the LEED Rating System, and its credit categories, with a particular emphasis on Materials and Resources, as well as covering criteria and considerations used in selecting masonry products for LEED projects.
The choice of concrete masonry in a building’s envelope provides a durable and permanent material that will last the life of the building. This program will discuss new masonry and stone products in the market, including large veneer and design options to meet today's trending aesthetic demands.
The specification of concrete masonry in a building’s envelope provides durable and permanent protection from moisture, impact, and fire. It also provides a timeless aesthetic.
This course will discuss new masonry and stone products in the market, including oversized veneers and design options to meet today's trending aesthetic demands. Proper detailing procedures that must be followed for effective moisture prevention and crack control will be expanded in detail.
Manufactured stone veneers have come a long way since their introduction, with modern versions delivering the high performance and timeless aesthetics of natural stone at a fraction of the cost.
This presentation reviews the rising trend and use of manufactured stone veneers (MSV) and advancements in the manufacturing process which make new veneers more durable, easier to install and more aesthetically pleasing and delivers the natural aesthetic of real stone.
|Minimum compressive strength||2000 psi|
|Maximum absorption by weight||13 lbs./cu. ft. (by wt.)|
|Minimum weight||125 lbs./cu. ft. or more|
ASTM C90-11B Standard Specifications for Load bearing Concrete Masonry Units
|Height||All units are 3 1⁄2 inches in height|
7 5/8, 9 5/8, 11 5/8, 13 5/8 and 15 5/8 inches
All units are 3 1⁄2 inches in depth
|Length dimensions are actual. Allow 3⁄8 inch (10mm) mortar joint in order to obtain nominal dimensions.|