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WEBINAR: What Non-Engineers Need to Know About Structural Masonry
Wed October 12, 2022 at 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
1 LU | HSW
Presented by International Masonry Institute
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.
- 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.