Craftsmen compete in Bricklayer 500 competition

March 2009
Las Vegas Business Press (10712186);3/2/2009, Vol. 26 Issue 9, p17
The article reports on the victory of Tyke Magnum of McGee Brothers Co. in the 2009 SPEC MIX Bricklayer 500 competition, held at the Las Vegas Convention Center parking lot in Nevada. The teams competed to see who can place the most bricks in an hour, while still meeting quality standards for building a wythe wall. The contest winner gets $5,000 in cash and a new Ford F-250. Magnum laid 900 bricks, the highest brick count at a national event.


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