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Masonry Designers' Guide - 2016 (MDG-2016)


Masonry Designers' Guide 2016

The 9th Edition of the Masonry Designers' Guide (MDG 2016), has been completely updated with numerous additions and changes that include  a new chapter on reinforcement and connectors, discussion and examples on new TMS 402-16 provisions, information related to masonry design requirements in the 2018 International Building Code (IBC), and updates related to new loading requirements in ASCE 7-16.


The book was developed by masonry experts who are familiar both with masonry design and with the Code requirements governing masonry's use. Topics covered in the MDG-2016: masonry materials, testing, quality assurance, quality control, construction methods, structural design, seismic design, and includes over 110 practical examples for typical masonry buildings and components, along with drawings and photographs to illustrate concepts and procedures discussed.

The MDG-2016 is an excellent resource for designers as well as students learning about masonry and has become one of the most popular design guides for masonry due to its extensive examples and practical coverage of masonry design issues.

Description Stock # ISBN Number Price
Masonry Designers' Guide - 2016 (MDG-2016) 656-16   978-1-929081-58-5   $160.00