The masonry industry recognizes that the world of construction has changed dramatically over the past decade. New products, techniques, codes and regulations have changed the competitive landscape. This Masonry SYSTEMS Guide, a first ever of its kind, masonry system print guide and companion website, provide a standardized systems guide of best practices for masonry wall systems design and construction.
OUR MISSION STATEMENT
To promote, educate, counsel and distribute technical information to Architects, Engineers and Design Professionals for the improvement of the Masonry and Ceramic Tile Industry.
The Masonry and Ceramic Tile Institute of Oregon is the technical resource center and promotional voice of the local masonry and ceramic tile industry.
We are actively involved in research and testing to improve materials and construction techniques. We work closely with other key industry organizations to develop and improve building codes and standards while providing maximum protection to life and property.