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BIA Technical Note 1 - Cold and Hot Weather Construction


BIA Technical Note 10 - Dimensioning and Estimating Brick Masonry


BIA Technical Note 11 - Guide Specifications for Brick Masonry, Part 1


BIA Technical Note 11A - Guide Specifications for Brick Masonry, Part 2


BIA Technical Note 11B - Guide Specifications for Brick Masonry, Part 3


BIA Technical Note 11C - Guide Specifications for Brick Masonry, Part 4


BIA Technical Note 11D - Guide Specifications for Brick Masonry, Part 4 Continued


BIA Technical Note 11E - Guide Specifications for Brick Masonry, Part 5, Mortar and Grout


BIA Technical Note 13 - Ceramic Glazed Brick Exterior Walls


BIA Technical Note 14 - Paving Systems Using Clay Pavers


BIA Technical Note 14A - Paving Systems Using Clay Pavers on a Sand Setting Bed


BIA Technical Note 14B - Paving Systems Using Clay Pavers on a Bituminous Setting Bed


BIA Technical Note 14C - Paving Systems Using Clay Pavers in a Mortar Setting Bed


BIA Technical Note 15 - Salvaged Brick


BIA Technical Note 16 - Fire Resistance of Brick Masonry


BIA Technical Note 17 - Reinforced Brick Masonry - Introduction


BIA Technical Note 17A - Reinforced Brick Masonry - Materials and Construction


BIA Technical Note 17B - Reinforced Brick Masonry - Beams


BIA Technical Note 17L - Four Inch RMB Curtain and Panel Walls


BIA Technical Note 17M - Reinforced Brick Masonry Girders - Examples


BIA Technical Note 18 - Volume Changes - Analysis and Effects of Movement


BIA Technical Note 18A - Accommodating Expansion of Brickwork


BIA Technical Note 19 - Residential Fireplace Design


BIA Technical Note 19A - Residential Fireplaces, Details and Construction


BIA Technical Note 19B - Residential Chimneys - Design and Construction


BIA Technical Note 19C - Contemporary Brick Masonry Fireplaces


BIA Technical Note 19D - Brick Masonry Fireplaces, Part 1 - Russian-Style Heaters


BIA Technical Note 19E - Brick Masonry Fireplaces, Part 2 - Fountain and Contemporary Style Heaters


BIA Technical Note 2 - Glossary of Terms Relating to Brick Masonry


BIA Technical Note 20 - Cleaning Brickwork


BIA Technical Note 21 - Brick Masonry Cavity Walls


BIA Technical Note 21A - Brick Masonry Cavity Walls - Selection of Materials


BIA Technical Note 21B - Brick Masonry Cavity Walls - Detailing


BIA Technical Note 21C - Brick Masonry Cavity Walls - Construction


BIA Technical Note 23 - Stains - Identification and Prevention


BIA Technical Note 23A - Efflorescence - Causes and Prevention


BIA Technical Note 24 - The Contemporary Bearing Wall


BIA Technical Note 24C - The Contemporary Bearing Wall - Introduction to Shear Wall Design


BIA Technical Note 24F - The Contemporary Bearing Wall - Construction


BIA Technical Note 24G - The Contemporary Bearing Wall - Detailing


BIA Technical Note 26 - Single Wythe Bearing Walls


BIA Technical Note 27 - Brick Masonry Rain Screen Walls


BIA Technical Note 28 - Anchored Brick Veneer, Wood Frame Construction


BIA Technical Note 28A - Adding Brick Veneer to Existing Construction


BIA Technical Note 28B - Brick Veneer/Steel Stud Walls


BIA Technical Note 28C - Thin Brick Veneer - Introduction


BIA Technical Note 29 - Brick in Landscape Architecture - Pedestrian Applications


BIA Technical Note 29A - Brick in Landscape Architecture - Garden Walls


BIA Technical Note 29B - Brick in Landscape Architecture - Misc. Applications


BIA Technical Note 3 - Overview of Building Code Requirements for Masonry Structures (ACI 530- 02/ASCE 5-02/TMS 402-02) and Specification for Masonry Structures (ACI 530.1-02/ASCE 6-02/TMS 602-02)


BIA Technical Note 30 - Bonds and Patterns in Brickwork


BIA Technical Note 31 - Brick Masonry Arches


BIA Technical Note 31A - Structural Design of Brick Masonry Arches


BIA Technical Note 31B - Structural Steel Lintels


BIA Technical Note 31C - Structural Design of Semicircular Brick Masonry Arches


BIA Technical Note 36 - Brick Masonry Details, Sills, and Soffits


BIA Technical Note 36A - Brick Masonry Details, Caps and Copings, Corbels and Racking


BIA Technical Note 39 - Testing for Engineered Brick Masonry - Brick and Mortar


BIA Technical Note 39A - Testing for Engineered Brick Masonry - Determination of Allowable Design Stresses


BIA Technical Note 39B - Testing for Engineered Brick Masonry - Quality Control


BIA Technical Note 3A - Brick Masonry Material Properties


BIA Technical Note 3B - Brick Masonry Section Properties


BIA Technical Note 4 - Heat Transmission Coefficients of Brick Masonry Walls


BIA Technical Note 40 - Prefabricated Brick Masonry - Introduction


BIA Technical Note 41 - Hollow Brick Masonry


BIA Technical Note 42 - Empirical Design of Brick Masonry


BIA Technical Note 43 - Passive Solar Heating with Brick Masonry - Part 1 - Introduction


BIA Technical Note 43C - Passive Solar Cooling with Brick Masonry - Part 1 - Introduction


BIA Technical Note 43D - Passive Solar Heating with Brick Masonry - Part 4 - Material Properties


BIA Technical Note 43G - Passive Solar Heating with Brick Masonry - Part 7 - Details and Construction


BIA Technical Note 44 - Anchor Bolts for Brick Masonry


BIA Technical Note 44A - Fasteners for Brick Masonry


BIA Technical Note 44B - Wall Ties for Brick Masonry


BIA Technical Note 45 - Brick Masonry Noise Barrier Walls - Introduction


BIA Technical Note 45 - Brick Masonry Noise Barrier Walls - Structural Design


BIA Technical Note 46 - Maintenance of Brick Masonry


BIA Technical Note 47 - Condensation - Prevention and Control


BIA Technical Note 48 - Sustainability and Brick


BIA Technical Note 4B - Energy Code Compliance of Brick Masonry Walls


BIA Technical Note 5A - Sound Insulation - Clay Masonry Walls


BIA Technical Note 6 - Painting Brick Masonry


BIA Technical Note 6A - Colorless Coatings for Brick Masonry


BIA Technical Note 7 - Water Penetration Resistance - Design and Detailing


BIA Technical Note 7A - Water Penetration Resistance - Materials


BIA Technical Note 7B - Water Penetration Resistance - Construction and Workmanship


BIA Technical Note 8 - Mortars for Brickwork


BIA Technical Note 8B - Mortars for Brickwork - Selection and Quality Assurance


BIA Technical Note 9 - Manufacturing of Brick


BIA Technical Note 9A - Specifications for Classification of Brick


BIA Technical Note 9B - Manufacturing, Classification and Selection of Brick, Selection, Part 3


NCMA CAN/TEK 10-2B: Movement (Control) Joints for Concrete Masonry Walls - Empirical Method


NCMA CAN/TEK 13-1A: Sound Transmission Class Ratings for Concrete Masonry Walls


NCMA CAN/TEK 19-1: Water Repellents for Concrete Masonry Walls


NCMA CAN/TEK 19-1A: Mortars for Concrete Masonry


NCMA CAN/TEK 19-4A: Flashing Strategies for Concrete Masonry Walls


NCMA CAN/TEK 5-2A Clay and Concrete Masonry Banding Details


NCMA CAN/TEK 7-2: Balanced Design Fire Protection


NCMA TEK 01-01F ASTM Specifications for Concrete Masonry Units


NCMA TEK 01-03D Building Code Requirements for Masonry Structures


NCMA TEK 01-04 Glossary of Concrete Masonry Terms


NCMA TEK 02-01A Typical Sizes and Shapes of Concrete Masonry Units


NCMA TEK 02-03A Architectural Concrete Masonry Units


NCMA TEK 02-04B Segmental Retaining Wall Units


NCMA TEK 02-05A Specification for Concrete Masonry Roof Pavers


NCMA TEK 02-06 Density-Related Properties of Concrete Masonry Assemblies


NCMA TEK 03-01C All-Weather Concrete Masonry Construction


NCMA TEK 03-02A Grouting Concrete Masonry Walls


NCMA TEK 03-03B Reinforced Concrete Masonry Construction


NCMA TEK 03-04B Bracing Concrete Masonry Walls During Construction


NCMA TEK 03-05A Surface Bonded Concrete Masonry Construction


NCMA TEK 03-06C Concrete Masonry Veneers


NCMA TEK 03-07A Concrete Masonry Fireplaces


NCMA TEK 03-08A Concrete Masonry Construction


NCMA TEK 03-09A Strategies for Termite Resistance


NCMA TEK 03-10A Metric Concrete Masonry Construction


NCMA TEK 03-11 Concrete Masonry Basement Wall Construction


NCMA TEK 03-12 Construction of High-Rise Concrete Masonry Buildings


NCMA TEK 03-13 Construction of Low-Rise Concrete Masonry Buildings


NCMA TEK 03-14 Post-Tensioned Concrete Masonry Wall Construction


NCMA TEK 04-01A Productivity and Modular Coordination in Concrete Masonry Construction


NCMA TEK 04-02A Estimating Concrete Masonry Materials


NCMA TEK 05-01B Concrete Masonry Veneer Details


NCMA TEK 05-02A Clay and Concrete Masonry Banding Details


NCMA TEK 05-03A Concrete Masonry Foundation Wall Details


NCMA TEK 05-04B Concrete Masonry Residential Details


NCMA TEK 05-05B Integrating Concrete Masonry Walls with Metal Buildings


NCMA TEK 05-06A Curtain and Panel Walls of Concrete Masonry


NCMA TEK 05-07A Floor and Roof Connections to Concrete Masonry Walls


NCMA TEK 05-08B Detailing Concrete Masonry Fire Walls


NCMA TEK 05-09A Concrete Masonry Corner Details


NCMA TEK 05-10A Concrete Masonry Radial Wall Details


NCMA TEK 05-11 Residential Details for High Wind Areas


NCMA TEK 05-12 Modular Layout of Concrete Masonry


NCMA TEK 05-13 Rolling Door Details for Concrete Masonry Construction


NCMA TEK 05-14 Concrete Masonry Hurricane and Tornado Shelters


NCMA TEK 06-01C R-Values of Multi-Wythe Concrete Masonry Walls


NCMA TEK 06-02C R-Values for Single Wythe Concrete Masonry Walls


NCMA TEK 06-03 Shifting Peak Energy Loads with Concrete Masonry Construction


NCMA TEK 06-04B Energy Code Compliance Using COMcheck


NCMA TEK 06-05A Passive Solar Design Strategies


NCMA TEK 06-07A Earth Sheltered Buildings


NCMA TEK 06-09B Concrete Masonry and the LEED Program


NCMA TEK 06-10A Concrete Masonry Radiant Heating/Cooling Systems


NCMA TEK 06-11A Insulating Concrete Masonry Walls


NCMA TEK 06-12C International Energy Conservation Code and Concrete Masonry


NCMA TEK 06-13B Thermal Bridges in Wall Construction


NCMA TEK 06-14A Control of Air Leakage in Concrete Masonry Walls


NCMA TEK 06-15A Radon-Resistant Concrete Masonry Foundation Walls


NCMA TEK 06-16A Heat Capacity Values for Concrete Masonry Walls


NCMA TEK 06-17B Condensation Control in Concrete Masonry Buildings


NCMA TEK 07-01C Fire Resistance Rating of Concrete Masonry Assemblies


NCMA TEK 07-02 Balanced Design Fire Protection for Multifamily Housing


NCMA TEK 07-04 Increasing the Fire Resistance of Concrete Masonry


NCMA TEK 07-05A Evaluating Fire-Exposed Concrete Masonry Walls


NCMA TEK 07-06A Steel Column Fire Protection


NCMA TEK 08-01A Maintenance of Concrete Masonry Walls


NCMA TEK 08-02A Removal of Stains from Concrete Masonry


NCMA TEK 08-03A Control and Removal of Efflorescence


NCMA TEK 08-04A Cleaning Concrete Masonry


NCMA TEK 09-01A Mortars for Concrete Masonry


NCMA TEK 09-02B Self Consolidating Grout for Concrete Masonry


NCMA TEK 09-03A Plaster and Stucco for Concrete Masonry


NCMA TEK 09-04A Grout for Concrete Masonry


NCMA TEK 10-02C Crack Control in Concrete Masonry Walls


NCMA TEK 10-03 Control Joints for Concrete Masonry Walls - Alternative Engineered Method


NCMA TEK 10-04 Crack Control for Concrete Brick and Other Concrete Masonry Veneers


NCMA TEK 11-12A Articulating Concrete Block Revetment Design - Factor of Safety


NCMA TEK 11-13 Articulating Concrete Block (ACB) Installation


NCMA TEK 12-01B Anchors and Ties for Masonry


NCMA TEK 12-02B Joint Reinforcement for Concrete Masonry


NCMA TEK 12-03C Design of Anchor Bolts Embedded in Concrete Masonry (11-2004)


NCMA TEK 12-04D Steel Reinforcement for Concrete Masonry


NCMA TEK 12-05 Fasteners for Concrete Masonry


NCMA TEK 12-06 Splices, Development and Standard Hooks for Concrete Masonry


NCMA TEK 13-01C Sound Transmission Class Ratings for Concrete Masonry Walls


NCMA TEK 13-02A Noise Control with Concrete Masonry


NCMA TEK 13-03A Concrete Masonry Highway Sound Barriers


NCMA TEK 14-01B Section Properties of Concrete Masonry Walls


NCMA TEK 14-03A Designing Concrete Masonry Walls for Wind Loads


NCMA TEK 14-04B Strength Design Provisions for Concrete Masonry


NCMA TEK 14-05A Loadbearing Concrete Masonry Wall Design


NCMA TEK 14-06 Concrete Masonry Bond Patterns


NCMA TEK 14-07B Allowable Stress Design of Concrete Masonry Based on the 2005 and 2008 MSJC


NCMA TEK 14-08B Empirical Design of Concrete Masonry Walls


NCMA TEK 14-09A Engineered Concrete Masonry Warehouse Walls


NCMA TEK 14-10B Impact Resistance of Concrete Masonry for Correctional Facilities


NCMA TEK 14-11B Strength Design of Concrete Masonry Walls for Axial Load & Flexure


NCMA TEK 14-12B Seismic Design Forces on Concrete Masonry Buildings


NCMA TEK 14-13B Concrete Masonry Wall Weights


NCMA TEK 14-14 Concrete Masonry Arches


NCMA TEK 14-15B Allowable Stress Design of Pier and Panel Highway Sound Barrier Walls


NCMA TEK 14-16B Concrete Masonry Fence Design


NCMA TEK 14-17A Concrete Masonry Cantilever Highway Noise Barrier Walls


NCMA TEK 14-18B Prescriptive Seismic Reinforcement Requirements for Masonry Structures


NCMA TEK 14-19A Allowable Stress Design Tables for Reinforced Concrete Masonry Walls


NCMA TEK 14-20A Post-Tensioned Concrete Masonry Wall Design


NCMA TEK 14-21A Blast and Bullet Resistant Concrete Masonry Buildings (1998)


NCMA TEK 14-22 Design and Construction of Dry-Stack Masonry Walls


NCMA TEK 15-01B Allowable Stress Design of Concrete Masonry Foundation Walls


NCMA TEK 15-02B Strength Design of Reinforced Concrete Masonry Foundation Walls


NCMA TEK 15-03A Reinforced Eight Inch Basement Walls


NCMA TEK 15-04B Segmental Retaining Wall Global Stability


NCMA TEK 15-05B Segmental Retaining Wall Design


NCMA TEK 15-06 Concrete Masonry Gravity Retaining Walls


NCMA TEK 15-07B Concrete Masonry Cantilever Retaining Walls


NCMA TEK 15-08A Guide to Segmental Retaining Walls


NCMA TEK 15-09A Seismic Design of Segmental Retaining Walls


NCMA TEK 16-01A Multiwythe Concrete Masonry Walls


NCMA TEK 16-02B Structural Design of Unreinforced Composite Masonry


NCMA TEK 16-03B Reinforced Concrete Masonry Composite Walls


NCMA TEK 16-04A Design of Concrete Masonry Noncomposite (Cavity) Walls


NCMA TEK 17-02A Precast Lintels for Concrete Masonry Construction


NCMA TEK 17-03A Allowable Stress Design of Concrete Masonry Columns


NCMA TEK 17-04B Allowable Stress Design of Concrete Masonry Pilasters


NCMA TEK 18-01B Compressive Strength Evaluation of Concrete Masonry


NCMA TEK 18-02C Sampling and Testing Concrete Masonry Units


NCMA TEK 18-03B Concrete Masonry Inspection


NCMA TEK 18-04A Creep Properties of Post-Tensioned and High-Rise Concrete Masonry


NCMA TEK 18-05B Masonry Mortar Testing


NCMA TEK 18-06 Structural Testing of Concrete Masonry Assemblages


NCMA TEK 18-07 Compressive Strength Testing Variables for Concrete Masonry Units


NCMA TEK 18-08B Grout Quality Assurance


NCMA TEK 18-09A Evaluating Existing Concrete Masonry Construction


NCMA TEK 18-10 Sampling and Testing Segmental Retaining Wall Units


NCMA TEK 18-11B Inspection Guide for Segmental Retaining Walls


NCMA TEK 19-02B Design for Dry Single-Wythe Concrete Masonry Walls


NCMA TEK 19-03B Preventing Water Penetration in Below-Grade Concrete Masonry Walls


NCMA TEK 19-04A Flashing Strategies for Concrete Masonry Walls


NCMA TEK 19-05A Flashing Details for Concrete Masonry Walls


NCMA TEK 19-06A Joint Sealants for Concrete Masonry Walls


NCMA TEK 19-07 Characteristics of Concrete Masonry Units with Integral Water Repellent


NCMA-TEK 19-1 Water Repellents for Concrete Masonry Walls