September 2010 Table of Contents

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MCAA Mid-Year Meeting Report Updating you on the MCAA’s efforts, goals and missions through a report on the annual Mid-Year Meeting, which took place in Chicago in July. Mast Climbers A look at how companies are coping with current mast climber industry realities. Masonry Adhesive for Specialty Masonry Applications Mortar can be used for all masonry construction, but is all masonry construction best suited for the use of mortar? Masonry Anchoring Systems Today’s masonry walls are complex and sophisticated, incorporating an updated set of concepts and materials that create sustainable, energyefficient and environmentally friendly masonry wall systems. Our Masonry Code and Specification Taking an in-depth look at how and why masonry codes and standards are created.
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COLUMNS & DEPARTMENTS For the Record President's Message Government Affairs Full Contact Project Management New Products Classified Advertising News

Masonry Safety Inspections

The look of confusion and utter loss on people’s faces when I tell them that I’m a safety inspector for a masonry company is often hilarious.

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What AI Can Do For the Masonry Industry

If your pension fund doesn’t hold NVIDIA stock, your fund manager has some questions to answer. This week, NVIDIA became the most valuable company in the world, with a market cap exceeding $3.4 trillion. They have been at the forefront of AI mania that ha

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Brick: A Resilient Product That Will Make You Proud

Originating as the very dirt beneath our feet, brick has proven to be a sustainable, enduring solution that has been trusted for hundreds of years. While modern consumerism tends to focus on providing fast, cheap merchandise that is not intended to last,

Building a Sustainable Future with Brick: Benefits and Impact

In both residential and commercial building design and construction, there is a growing awareness and commitment to minimizing environmental impact while improving health, comfort, and overall well-being.