Inspectors Handbook for Reinforced Grouted Brick Masonry, 15th Edition
This book, co-published by the Masonry Institute of America, the International Code Council and Western States Clay Products Association, is the latest information available on reinforced grouted brick masonry. It is based on the most recent practices and codes, including the 2009 International Building Code, Building Code Requirements for Masonry Structures (TMS 402-08/ACI 530-08/ASCE 5-08) and Specification for Masonry Structures (TMS 602-08/ACI 530.1-08ASCE 6-08).Features:
- Gives details on materials, design and construction techniques associated with the latest code requirements for brick masonry.
- Includes quality control, sampling and testing as well as a section on special topics.
- Generic Guide Specifications are incorporated into a separate chapter.
Designers, Inspectors and Contractors seeking the latest methods for quality installation of brick masonry will find this book a valuable reference.