August 2011 Table of Contents

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FEATURES

A Closer Look at Mast Climbing Work Platforms Mast climbing work platforms have a history built from a combination of not only knowledge, but also creativity, passion, mastery and proficiency.

Masons, Start Your Engines Can manufactured stone compare to NASCAR? You bet. Like a new season of NASCAR, the leader board has shifted. The Case for Renting Equipment In today’s economy, the reasons for contractors and construction companies to rent equipment versus purchasing are magnified.
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COLUMNS & DEPARTMENTS For the Record President's Message Government Affairs New Products Business Building Making the Grade Full Contact Project Management Best Practices 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.

About: Safety
Dave Jollay Announced as Third Inductee for MCAA 2024 Hall of Fame

Following in the footsteps of his father, O.L. Jollay, the founder of Jollay Masonry, Inc., Dave Jollay has carved out a remarkable career in the masonry industry.

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,