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Central Pennsylvania Masonry Hands-on Workshop: Aesthetics and Smart Cost Choices

April 16, 2019 @ 8:00 am - 11:30 am

When & Where

Tuesday, April 16, 2019

BAC Local 5 PA
733 Firehouse Lane
Harrisburg, Pennsylvania 17111


  8:00 am Registration/Continental Breakfast
8:30 am Seminar: Masonry Aesthetics and Costs
9:30 am Hands-on: Bonds and Corbels
10:30 am Hands-on: CMU detailing for performance

The program will end at 11:30


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While the seminar is free, registration (on the right) is required.
Space is limited, please register by Thursday, April 11, 2019.

Program Descriptions

Masonry Aesthetics and Costs
Masonry systems offer a variety of aesthetic and cost solutions for building envelopes and interior walls. With proper information at the start of the design process, designers can choose from a wide range of masonry that can deliver unique envelope solutions and meet project budgets. This seminar seeks to share information on using masonry solutions in the most cost-effective way. A variety of masonry systems and strategies to address cost will be discussed

Hands-on: Bonds and Corbels
This hands on will offer guidelines and best practices on how to incorporate bonds and corbels into building designs.

Hands-on: CMU detailing for performance
This hands will offer performance benefits gained by using structural masonry to address movement and window/door openings in envelopes.


Maria Viteri, AIA, LEED AP, IMI Director of Sustainability and Program Development
Rich Slivkanch, BAC5PA Safety, Training and Apprentice Coordinator


Architects, Engineers, General Contractors, Construction Managers, Owners, Developers, BAC Signatory Contractors, BAC Members, and all Industry-Related Firms

Thank You

For more information on exhibiting please contact Maria Viteri at mviteri@imiweb.org


Continuing_EducationThis program meets AIA/CES criteria for 3 LU/HSW learning unit, which will be reported directly to AIA.



April 16, 2019
8:00 am - 11:30 am


BAC Local 5 PA
733 Firehouse Lane
Harrisburg, PA 17111 United States
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