Retrofit Anchoring of Masonry and Stone Facades - 1 LU/HSW
Thursday, October 22, 2020 | 12:00 - 1:00 p.m. Eastern Daylight Time
Presented by: PROSOCO, Inc./ Construction Tie Products (CTP)
AIA credits and certificates for this webinar will be issued by the presenting vendor.
Get an overview of existing masonry and stone façade instability issues, the cause and recognition of these problems, and cost-effective re-anchoring solutions for repair involving various masonry wall construction techniques. We'll also provide detailed look into the different types of retrofit anchoring systems available to stabilize existing masonry and stone facades.
- Recognize the function and characteristics of brick ties and anchors.
- Recognize existing masonry veneer instability conditions and their associated cause.
- Review the types of retrofit anchoring options and how they function.
- Summarize the typical retrofit anchoring and masonry restoration process.
About the Speaker
Product Specialist - Masonry Anchoring, PROSOCO/CTP
Kelly Morris, Product Specialist for PROSOCO’s Anchoring Systems, has more than 10 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.