Masonry Magazine

JULY 2016


Masonry Contractors Association of America

Latest News

NCCER Offers Written Assessment, Performance Verification for Journey-Level Masons

This year, NCCER released a written assessment and Performance Verification for journey-level masons.

Construction Employment Down or Stagnant in U.S. Metro Areas From May 2015 to May 2016

According to analysis of federal employment data by the Associated General Contractors of America, construction employment declined or was stagnant in 131 (37%) of 358 metro areas between May 2015 and…

Labor Department Announces Availability of $50.5M for Apprenticeship Opportunities

Through a new U.S. Department of Labor grant competition, states have the opportunity to expand their registered apprenticeship programs that help people acquire the skills and knowledge needed for go…

DEWALT Introduces the New FLEXVOLT System

DEWALT has unveiled the FLEXVOLT system, featuring the world’s first battery that automatically changes voltage when the user changes tools. The FLEXVOLT battery powers a new lineup of brushless 60V M…

Construction Employment Up in 39 States Between April 2015 and 2016

According to analysis released today by the Associated General Contractors of America, 39 states added construction jobs between May 2015 and May 2016. Meanwhile, construction employment increased in …


S26 HEPA Dust Extractor From Pullman Ermator

Ermator HEPA Dust Extractors are equipped with tested and certified HEPA filters that trap the smallest, most dangerous-to-breath dust particles and prevents them from being released in the air. A HEPA Dust Extractor not only exhausts perfectly clean air, it is far more efficient for the fast recovery of bulk dry dust, debris and other building materials found on every Construction, Abatement and Restoration job site.

Drilling and Chiseling Hammer Demonstration | CS Unitec

CS Unitec Drilling and Chiseling Hammer type 2 2414 0010 demonstration. For more information on the tools, drills and other products seen in this video, please visit:

PumpMaster | Masonry Grout Pump for Core Filling | Block Fill | Masonry Wall Grouting

The AIRPLACO PumpMaster PG-30 is shown on a jobsite in Nashville, TN with Masonry Contractor WASCO, Inc. ...