February 2012
Concrete Products;Feb2012, Vol. 115 Issue 2, p34
Trade Publication
The article focuses on the statements by Rocky Fizzano, the 2012 chairman of National Concrete Masonry Association (NCMA), on the changes in the concrete masonry industry. Fizzano notes that American Society for Testing and Materials (ASTM) C90 Standard Specification for Loadbearing Concrete Masonry Units (CMU) has made changes such as the reduction in web thickness and design of CMU and the commodity check-off program. He mentions that they set Performance Guidelines for CMU to comply with C90.


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