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Webinar - August Monthly Meeting

August 20, 2020
6:00 PM EDT - 7:00 PM EDT
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Retrofit Anchoring of Masonry and Stone Facades

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Join us for an overview of existing masonry and stone façade instability issues, the cause and recognition of these problems, and the cost-effective re-anchoring solutions for repair involving various masonry wall construction techniques. A detailed look into the different types of retrofit anchoring systems available to stabilize existing masonry and stone facades.

LEARNING OBJECTIVES

1. Recognize the function and characteristics of brick ties and anchors

2. Recognize existing masonry veneer instability conditions and their associated cause.

3. Review the types of retrofit anchoring options and how they function.

4. Summarize the typical retrofit anchoring and masonry restoration process

Presenters

Kelly Morris

Kelly Morris, Product Specialist for PROSOCO’s Anchoring Systems, has more than 11 years of experience working in the masonry anchoring industry. She began her career with her family’s business, formerly known as Construction Tie Products (CTP) and is now part of the PROSOCO team, which acquired CTP in June of 2019. Kelly fills a critical role within PROSOCO’s Anchoring Systems Group as a Technical Product Specialist, educating architects, engineers, building owners and contractors on the benefits of new construction and retrofit anchoring. Kelly graduated from Purdue University and has been involved in the marketing, training, and product development of anchoring systems for multiple organizations. She was a board member for 3 years at the Sealant Waterproof Institute and is involved in several national and regional associations that work within the construction restoration industry.

Brian Barnes

Brian Barnes is the Business Unit Leader of Prosoco’s Anchoring Systems Group. Brian has worked in the facade and building restoration field since 2004. He has worked on major projects all across the country with contractors, engineers and architect firms. He is involved in these restoration projects from the design concept to onsite testing and on through to the complete implementation of the Prosoco anchoring systems. Prior to joining Prosoco, Brian spent 17 years in the industrial fastener industry for Helifix, Inc.

registration information

Register for the webinar at https://prosoco.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_qwc-JL8BQ1CMzQ-8gobmjA