CHAIRMAN 2010MARK WILHELMS Sales & Mktg. Manager Kirchner Block & Brick, Inc. div. Midwest Products Group Bridgeton, Missouri IMMEDIATE PAST CHAIRMAN
Sales & Mktg. Manager Kirchner Block & Brick, Inc. div. Midwest Products Group Bridgeton, Missouri
IMMEDIATE PAST CHAIRMAN (2009)
President RCP Block & Brick, Inc. Lemon Grove, California
Atlas Block Company Midland, Ontario, Canada
The National Concrete Masonry Association (NCMA) is the global trade association representing the concrete masonry and hardscape industry. Its members include concrete masonry and hardscape component producers, as well as allied industry suppliers. Engaged in a broad range of technical, research, education, marketing, certification, communications, and government-relations activities, NCMA offers a variety of technical services and design aids through publications, computer programs, slide presentations, and technical training.
The NCMA Education and Research Foundation supports the concrete masonry industry by serving as a research and education affiliate. Every year, it identifies and funds new grants intended to support industry advancements in various areas. During the past seven years, the foundation has approved more than $700,000 in new grants and scholarships.
NCMA’s Research and Development Laboratory is a world-class facility, dedicated to scientific testing and research of concrete masonry and hardscape products and systems. The laboratory features a new concrete unit production line, capable of simulating several methodologies in use at modern operations.
Robert Thomas is NCMA president. The office is located east of Dulles Int’l. Airport at 13750 Sunrise Valley Drive, Herndon, VA 20171, tel.: 703/713.1900; e-mail: [email protected]; website: www.ncma.org.