Masonry Webinars & More

Webinars and More
October 31, 2018
TMS Webinar Series Continues
on November 8th
The Masonry Society's 2nd Thursday of the Month Webinar Series started off with an excellent presentation on specifying mortar and grout and will continue on November 8th with a presentation of the Design of Movement and Control Joints for Masonry. Click here to find out more about this, and other planned webinars, and to register. Register for the November 8th Webinar by Monday to assure your spot for this informative webinar.
All webinars begin at 1 pm ET on the dates listed and provide 1 hour of AIA Learning Units/continuing education credit.
Sam Rubenzer, FORSE Consulting
Pamela Jergenson, INSPEC and Michael Schuller, Atkinson- Noland & Associates
W. Mark McGinley, University of Louisville
Its Time to Renew Your 2019 TMS Dues
2019 Membership Renewal Notices have been emailed to TMS Members and can be accessed here (click here if you are not currently a TMS Member, but would like to join). TMS Members receive many other benefits including discounts, typically 25% or more on TMS publications, seminars, webinars and events; free electronic access to all TMS Journals; free electronic access to all TMS Responds, and much more. Renew soon to take advantage of these and other benefits of Membership. As a special thanks for renewing, in addition to regular membership benefits, TMS is offering complimentary read-only subscription access to several standards through 2019. 
´╗┐Popular Resources from TMS
TMS continues to develop products and resources to help advance the knowledge of masonry. Below are some of our more popular titles. For a full listing of TMS resources, click here. Many titles are available in traditional printed form or in protected readable formats for immediate viewing. Some of these titles such as TMS Responds and TMS Journal, are free to TMS Members.And as noted in the article above, renewing members gain access to several standards including TMS's soon to be released revision to its Sound Transmission Rating Standard for Masonry Walls (TMS 302-18), its recently updated Direct Design Standard (TMS 403-17), and 3 standards on Cast Stone (TMS 404-16, TMS 504-16, and TMS 604-16).
Free Resources from TMS
As a reminder, The Masonry Society has a great variety of free resources on our website including those listed below, and links to our member websites provide even greater access to excellent resources on the design, construction, evaluation, and repair of masonry.
NAMC Manuscripts due on Monday, November 5, 2018!
Don't forget! The deadline for submitting invited manuscripts for the 13th North American Masonry Conference (NAMC) is on Monday! We look forward to seeing around 200 excellent manuscripts!
TMS continues to seek a few additional reviewers for the NAMC papers. If you are willing to assist, please email us, letting us know your areas of expertise, and the number of papers you would be willing to review. Thanks for your consideration.