This month, our Concrete University program will be held on Wednesday, June 30th at 1pm. The program will cover Mortar 101.
The program will provide 1 HSW LU for architects or 1 PHD credit for engineers. The presentation will cover proper mortar specification for use in reinforced masonry and plain masonry. Mortar properties, testing, materials, mixing and inspection will also be discussed.
Bill Kjorlein, Masonry Services Technical Manager with Argos Cement will serve as the instructor
1. ASTM Standards for Testing cements for masonry
2. Advantages of various types and strengths of mortars
3. Application of Field and Lab Testing Standards
4. Provide guidance on mason safety, strength requirements and unit compatibility
*All attendees will receive a certificate of attendance following the program