NCMA, ICC update concrete masonry wall spec for metal building systems

Source: National Concrete Masonry Association, Herndon, Va.

The International Code Council and Metal Building Manufacturers Association have teamed with NCMA for the second edition of Concrete Masonry Walls for Metal Building Systems. Geared to designers and metal building manufacturers, it highlights the advantages of block and metal building combinations, plus the latest masonry design standards and industry practices; and provides design aids, construction recommendations and details of how to integrate masonry with metal buildings. An Appendix Chapter offers design examples using the NCMA Structural Masonry Design System Software. — NCMA, 703/713-1900; [email protected]