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August 2015

Volume 54, Number 8


Workforce Development
NCCER and MCAA address masonry’s immediate need to elevate its commitment to recruitment and training.

  • Why Masonry?
    With a skilled labor shortage in the masonry industry, skilled masons are especially in demand.

Mast Climbers
Mast climber usage is on a major climb. Premier Scaffold’s Michael Solomon offers his perspective.

Manufactured Stone
ZAarchitects proposes to change masonry buildings as we know them via “Smart Masonry.”



From The Editor
Chairman’s Message
Government Affairs
Business Building
Full Contact Project Management
New Products

Classified Advertising

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Zachary Zuldema 1st Place (2nd Year) Winner Interview at the World of Concrete

Zachary Zuldema 1st Place (2nd Year) Winner Interview at the World of Concrete

Bill Dentinger 2015 Inductee MCAA Hall of Fame

Bill Dentinger 2015 Inductee MCAA Hall of Fame

John Smith, Jr.

John Smith, Jr. receives the 2015 MCAA C. DeWitt Brown Leadman Award

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2015 MCAA Fastest Trowel On The Block Winner

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Daniel Furr 1st Place Winner (First Year), Masonry Skills Challenge

Synpro Products

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Hydro Mobile Inc

Interview with Kevin O'Shea of Hydro Mobile, Inc.

Interview with Mark Kemp – Chairman, MCAA

Interview with Masonry Contractors Association of America Chairman, Mark Kemp

Mortar Net Solutions

Interview with Steve Fechino from Mortar Net Solutions

Pullman Ermator

Interview with Lyndon Kelsey of Pullman Ermator

Keene Building Products

Interview with Jim O'Neill of Keene Building Products