Waterford Stone®

  • Integrated color throughout entire unit
  • Hand chiseled texture reminiscent of natural stone
  • Modular full-bed depth system
  • Modular format means less cutting and waste
  • Repels water & resists mold
  • Large masonry veneer for a high-end aesthetic

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About Waterford Stone®

Waterford Stone® masonry veneers evoke the natural, time-honed look of hand-cut stone with its antiqued edges and textured face while featuring the modern benefits of manufactured masonry. Available in a wide range of sizes, including large format veneers up to 20 ½” in length, Waterford Stone® veneers grant unparalleled design flexibility. These veneers also come in a diverse array of colors, employing Oldcastle’s unique multiple color blending system that will last the life of your project. 

Continuing Education

Lunch and Learn

Masonry and Leed v4.1 (LU/HSW)

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.

After completing this course, attendees will be able to: 
Understand the changes in the Materials and Resources credit category in LEED v4. 
Identify elements of sustainable design that are not always part of green building rating systems. 
Provide an overview of the LEED v4.1 BD+C New Construction Rating System. 
Explain sustainable design strategies and LEED strategies that utilize masonry.
 
This course is applicable to all masonry products.
 
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Lunch and Learn

Design Tactics for Masonry Stone Products (LU/HSW)

 
CEU Credits: 1 LU | HSW

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.

After completing this course, attendees will be able to: 
Demonstrate proper detailing methods and procedures for moisture prevention. 
Describe sustainable design options in specifying large masonry veneers. 
Understand differences between wet cast and dry cast large masonry veneer units.
 
This course is applicable to Astra-Glaze-SW+® glazed masonry units.
 
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Lunch and Learn

Enhancements to Manufactured Stone Veneers (LU)

 
CEU Credits: 1 LU | HSW

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.

After completing this course, attendees will be able to: 
Define the difference between the dry and wet cast, as well as lighting and full-depth veneers in terms of aesthetics, cost considerations, ease of installation and maintenance. 
Describe veneer installation procedures that ensure moisture control and a long building life with minimal maintenance. 
Educate peers on how veneers contribute to a building’s durability and integrity. 
Effectively specify and detail well-constructed masonry veneer.
 
This course is applicable to all veneer product lines.
 
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In The Field

Today's stone veneers... are manufactured with more strength & realism, as well with energy and insulative values." Modern Masonry Vol. 1 Issue 1 Read More

Technical Data

Minimum compressive strength 2000 psi
Maximum absorption by weight 13 lbs./cu. ft. 
Minimum density 125 lbs./cu. ft. or more
4” & 7” piece pallet weight 3,564 lbs./104.8 sq.ft.
11 1⁄2” piece pallet weight 3,496 lbs./92 sq.ft.
11 1⁄2” chiseled piece pallet weight 4,048 lbs./92 sq.ft.

Artisan Masonry Stone Veneers™ meet or exceed all ASTM C90 specifications. Individual product test results will vary depending on regional manufacturing.

Laying Patterns

Waterford Stone Veneers Laying Pattern with 10% Large Stones Laying Pattern for Waterford Stone with 25% Large Stones
10% Large Stones 25% Large Stones

Shapes & Sizes

Modular system designed to fit with tight dimensional tolerances.

Heights: 4, 7 & 11½ inches
Stone face heights are nominal based on a mortar joint width of 3/8” to 3/4"
Lengths: 7, 8½, 10, 11½, 13, 14½, 16, 17½, 19 & 20½ inches
Stone face lengths are nominal based on a mortar joint width of 3/8” to 3/4"
Depth: 3½"
Pallet:

Stones of 4" and 7" height are shipped on the same pallet. All 11½" height is shipped on a corresponding pallet. 
4" & 7" pallet: 3,564 lbs/104.8 sq. ft.
11½" pallet: 3,496 lbs/92 sq. ft.  11½" chiseled piece pallet: 4,048 lbs./92 sq. ft.

 

Performance Upgrade Options

May be paired with the EnduraMax High Performance Wall System