What Non-Engineers Need to Know About Structural Masonry

This presentation discusses structural masonry attributes and how engineers typically approach loadbearing masonry design. Topics include: current structural design methods, load bearing wall case studies, interior partitions, shear walls, foundation walls, stair towers/elevator shafts, fire walls and hybrid structures. Key’s for providing economical and sustainable projects by utilizing masonry that is not over-designed, or under-utilized, will also be discussed.  You will earn 1 LU/HSW for participation in this program.  Click here for more information and to register.

Thursday, April 19, 2018
6:00 PM to 10:00 PM

Crowne Plaza, Glen Ellyn-Lombard
1250 Roosevelt Rd.
Glen Ellyn, IL 60137

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