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Mini-Masonry Day

Wed October 28, 2015 at 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

The Crowne Plaza Hotel, 801 Greenwich Avenue, Warwick, RI 02886



  9:00 AM to   9:30 AM – Registration, Continental Breakfast and Exhibit Time

  9:30 AM to 10:15 AM – Advanced Masonry Details – Part 1

10:15 AM to 10:45 AM – Exhibit Time and Coffee Break

10:45 AM to 11:30 AM – Advanced Masonry Details – Part 2

11:30 AM to 12:00 PM – Exhibit Tiime



Advanced Masonry Details for Buildings and Landscape Architecture

Approved for 1.50 Hours (HSW) AIA-CES Credit

Approved for 1.50 Hours of credit for Building Officials


This presentation will highlight new advances in masonry details for buildings and landscape design.  The presentation will include NEW details for ventilated cavity walls, anchored veneer with stud back-up, thin adhered veneers with continuous insulation, partition walls, site walls and exterior paving, This seminar will include new contemporary details for stone, brick, tile, terrazzo, restoration and CMU. The presentation will illustrate these details using examples of several buildings.




Richard Filloramo is Area Director of Market Development and Technical Services for the International Masonry Institute New England Region – Connecticut / Rhode Island Office.  He holds a Bachelor of Science Degree in Architecture from Ohio State University and an Associate’s Degree in Construction Technology from Wentworth Institute of Technology.  He has more than 41 years of experience in the masonry industry.  He served as the national IMI liaison for building codes and standards and is a member of the Masonry Standards Joint Committee, the code writing body responsible for the Masonry 530 Code. He has served on numerous committees and has been a member of The Masonry Society, American Institute of Architects, US Green Building Council, CEFPI, National Concrete Masonry Association, Brick Institute of America, Construction Specification Institute, Building Safety Seismic Committee of NEHRP, American Society of Civil Engineers, American Concrete Institute, ASTM, ICC, USGBC, CTGBC and several other national and regional organizations.  He has written many technical papers, spearheaded efforts to educate the industry on new masonry codes and design requirements for masonry construction, and lectured across the country.  Mr. Filloramo has been involved with the design, construction and inspection of more than 5,000 building projects. 





To register, simply email phawthorne@imiweb.org as soon as possible, and no later than Wednesday, October 14, 2015.  There is no charge for this seminar but you must register, as space is limited. 





Wed October 28, 2015
9:00 am - 12:00 pm
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