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27 March 2015

The National Concrete Masonry Association (NCMA) and Interlocking Concrete Pavement Institute are now accepting awards submissions for the 2015 Design Awards of Excellence. The submission period ends Oct. 1, 2015.

17 March 2015

If you had to pick a favorite designed green space to photograph, which would you pick? That's the question asked by the American Society of Landscape Architects (ASLA) as it launches World Landscape Architecture Month in April.

13 March 2015

Amerimix, a manufacturer of preblended mortar, grout and stucco mixes, has released its new water-repellent masonry mortar, Amerimix Water Repellent Mortar (WRM) with RainBloc GP.

13 March 2015

Save the Date! April 7, 2015 is the Chicago Masonry Expo at IMI’s Facility in Addison

13 March 2015

The Nonresidential Construction Index from FMI, an organization offering management consulting, investment banking and people development services to the engineering and construction industry, raised by two points in Q1.

Standing The Test Of Time

Cintec International, a leader in the field of structural masonry retrofit strengthening, repair, and preservation, reported recently that its patented anchors were used in the restoration of Astley Castle in Warwickshire, England. Following its renovations, Astley Castle was awarded the prestigious Riba Stirling Prize for Architecture.

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LEED: A Focus on Product Transparency

Hancock Elementary is slated to be the first LEED-certified K-12 school in Mississippi.When USGBC launched LEED v4, it significantly advanced its mission to “transform the way we think about how buildings and communities are designed, constructed, maintained, and operated.”

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Answering The Call

It’s not every day that one receives a call from a priest requesting one’s design services for a new church. But if that day comes, you’re certainly going to pick up the phone. That’s exactly what Duncan G. Stroik, Architect, LLC., did in 2012.

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Winter 2014-15

On the cover: The restored Astley Castle in Warwickshire, England underwent an extensive restoration process and now stands as a testament to how firms can combine the thrill of modern architecture with the atmosphere of an ancient place.

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LEED: A Focus on Product Transparency
Answering The Call
Standing The Test Of Time

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