Masonry Magazine

MAY 2016


Masonry Contractors Association of America

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Construction Spending Posts Solid Monthly and Y-o-Y Increases in March

Construction spending increased by 8 percent in March compared to a year earlier and was also up slightly between February and March. According to analysis by the Associated General Contractors of Ame…

Join the 2016 National Safety Stand-Down to Prevent Falls, May 2-6

May 2-6, 2016 marks the third annual National Safety Stand-Down to Prevent Falls, promoted by the U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA).

MIA+BSI 2016 Awards Program Entries Due Soon

MIA+BSI: The Natural Stone Institute has announced the 2016 Awards Program Call for Entries. Deadlines for entry are in June or July, depending on the award.

BIA Has Extended the Deadline for the 2016 Brick in Architecture Awards

Architects and designers in the U.S. now have until May 9 to enter their best projects in the 2016 Brick in Architecture Awards.

Construction Employment Increases in 244 out of 358 Metro Areas Between March 2015 and 2016

According to a new analysis of federal employment data released today by the Associated General Contractors of America, construction employment increased in 244 out of 358 metro areas, was unchanged i…


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. ...