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WEBINAR: What Non-Engineers Need to Know About Structural Masonry

Wed October 12 at 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

1 LU | HSW

Presented by International Masonry Institute

Registration required

Course Description:
This seminar is for designers and builders who would like to be more knowledgeable about typical and not-so-typical structural masonry applications – especially when talking to a structural engineer. In a general sense, you will learn current structural masonry design methods and be able to understand how engineers think about masonry. If you desire to use thin wall profiles or produce economical masonry designs for your next project, then this is a good seminar for you. At minimum we will teach you how to spot a masonry project that is over-designed or masonry that is under-utilized.

Learning Objectives:

  • Explore masonry misconceptions and myths.
  • Learn how properly designed masonry can be more economical than other systems.
  • Review basic structural properties of masonry.
  • Discover updated design criteria and methods for masonry and realistic height limitations.

Details

Date:
Wed October 12
Time:
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Event Category:

Venue

Zoom
RI United States

Organizer

Roni Phipps
Phone:
401-272-6418
Email:
info@aia-ri.org
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