Masonry Principles was created to make masonry easier to use and give a voice to experts in our industry all while being informative and share different points of view.
Innovation in Masonry
In this episode we focus on construction innovations such as MULE, a lift assist device for masons. Invented and created by Construction Robotics, a New York based Company.
We talk with Matt Oklevitch, Construction Robotics (New York) and Edgar Boettcher, Bay Masonry (Michigan) about MULE, how it works, where it works and why it works.
Masonry for the Future
Meet SolaBlock - A company that is Keeping masonry in the future. We talk with Jason Laverty, Co-Founder and Chief Construction Officer at SolaBlock who introduces the next best thing in masonry, a solar panel cmu unit.
In this episode we cover the history of how SolaBlock was created, how it solves carbon neutral footprints in design and how SolaBlock will change the masonry industry.
To internal wall brace, or to not? That is the question.
In this episode we talk to Kyle Lochonic with Davenport Masonry and Todd Dailey with Dailey Engineering about internal wall bracing.
A great discussion covering the Advantages, as well as the history and why internal wall bracing is a good choice when designing new construction for both design and job site safety.
Build Better Buildings
DAGOSTINO BUILDING BLOCKS CELEBRATES 100 YEARS!
Meet Jeff Orvis with Dagostino Block, learn about the company and why concrete masonry units are a superior building material!
Let's Talk About It
In this episode we really dive into the superiority of masonry as well as what we can to do to keep the masonry legacy alive.
Paul Cantarella, Owner of Cantarella & Sons, shares his thoughts as a contractor in the industry and what works for him to stay relevant in the ever changing climate that is construction.
Show me the Masonry
Amanda and Phil cover a lot! From how 2021 went to what 2022 will look like, flipping of projects and a workforce development initiative. They chat about the next steps for check off and everything in between. A super informative, yet candid conversation to kick off the New Year!