May 2013 Table of Contents
Table of Contents
COLUMNS & DEPARTMENTS
From The Editor
Masonry Veneer Case Study
Restoration and Renovation
Full Contact PM
MCAA Upcoming Education
In 2009, The University of Maryland maintenance team was faced with campuswide preservation issues. One building in particular, Shoemaker Hall, was in need of a full restoration.
Will you accept the call to serve? You may feel like a little fish in a big pond, but you too can be a voice for the masonry industry.
After just returning from Las Vegas and the World of Concrete/World of Masonry, I can tell you I am re-energized. How could I not be after all the productive meetings, social events, and of course Masonry Madness on Wednesday — from the Apprentice Skills contest to the MCAA Fastest Trowel…
Faced with the possibility of moving its deteriorating 230,000-square-foot tobacco curing and processing complex in 2009, the Lancaster Leaf Tobacco Co. Inc. in Lancaster, Pa., embarked on an $11.5 million expansion and restoration project to modernize its operation and save nearly 120 jobs.
What a year 2015 has been in Washington, D.C., and the world of politics! We have seen the resignation and retirement of the sitting Speaker of the House of Representatives. We have seen the incredible rise of “outsider” candidates in the Republican Presidential primary field. We have seen foreign affairs…