International Masonry Institute News

Certified Trowel Trades Instructors Key to Building Pipeline of Skilled Union Craftworkers

Young Architects and BAC Craftworkers Inspire One Another at Masonry Camp

New Certified Instructors Equipped to Teach Trowel Trades Nationwide

Masonry Assemblies Meet New CA Law Requirements for Greater Fire Resiliency in Critical Infrastructure

2022 JBC Masonry Innovation Winners Showcase Inspiring Possibilities for Design and Construction

International Craft Champions Make their Mark in the Unionized Trowel Trades

Top BAC Apprentices Face off in Boston for International Competition

IMI Releases Cloud-Based Masonry Content Pack for HIVE

Masonry Materials & BAC Artisanship Make Loyola’s New Performing Arts Center Sing

IMI/IMTEF Launches Maternity & Childcare Benefits for Bricklayers Union Craftworkers

BAC Tile Installers Complete Custom Myrtha Pools at Life Time Fitness

Structural and Non-Structural Masonry Workout for a New Fieldhouse

Celebrating Changemakers in the Trowel Trades During Black History Month

From Job Corps Student to National Program Director: Jonas Elmore

Pride in the Craft Sets Keystone Job Corps Students Up for Successful Careers

Reviving Ruins in the Former Flour Milling Capital of the World

National Apprenticeship Week and Why it Matters

From Helmets to Hard Hats: Hardworking Coast Guard Vet Finds a Career in the Trowel Trades

Durability of Tile Assemblies

New Class of Certified Instructors Equipped to Teach the Trowel Trades Nationwide

IMI Director Scott Conwell Receives Prestigious Cesery Award for Contributions to the Tile Industry

BAC Local 2 Michigan, IMI/IMTEF Help Reimagine Detroit’s Transportation Hub

5 Masonry and Tile Healthcare Trends to Watch

3 Black Training Leaders Discuss How to Support People of Color in Your Union

Registered Apprenticeships Strengthened Under Biden Administration

IMI Releases Update of Century-Old Terra Cotta Details to Guide Restoration Efforts

As Sovinski Retires, Ingraffia Steps into Role of IMI National Director of Industry Development

Building Code Update Gives Designers Flexibility to Use Larger Exterior Adhered Porcelain Tile

Routine Cleaning of Interior Masonry Surfaces

International Masonry Training and Education Foundation Announces DiPerna as National Director of Apprenticeship and Training

Save Our Apprenticeships: Join the Fight Against Industry Recognized Apprenticeship Programs (IRAPs)

BAC Contractors, Members Help Save Chicago Building on National Register of Historic Places

2018 BAC/IMI International Apprentice Contest Winners

Top Apprentices to Face Off In International Skills Contest

APT Terra Cotta Restoration Workshop Positions IMI & BAC as Leaders in the Field

NADAAA Founding Principal Katherine Faulkner, AIA to Deliver Keynote at Masonry Camp 2018

11 BAC Members Earn Instructor Certification, Strengthen Union’s Quality Training

Registration Open: JBC Innovation in Masonry Competition Rethinks Future of Masonry Design and Construction

MasterSpec Updates Installer Qualifications to Include Advanced Certifications for Tile Installers

Winners of Inaugural Joan B. Calambokidis Innovation in Masonry Competition Offer New Design, Construction Possibilities

Contractors’ Guide to Cold Weather Masonry Construction

The Role of the Architect as Communicator and Collaborator on Ceramic Tile Installations

Designers and BAC Craftworkers Team Up to Imagine Community Health Centers at Masonry Camp

IMI/IMTEF Celebrates National Apprenticeship Week, Spotlights Future of the Craft

14 BAC Members Graduate from IMTEF’s Instructor Certification Program

Architect of the Capitol Stephen T. Ayers, FAIA, CCM, LEED AP Weighs In On Innovation

To Innovate, Develop a Broad Perspective & Experience the 3-Dimensional World, Says Feltoon, AIA, AICP

From Restoring Historic Landmarks to Training the Next Generation of Craftworkers: BAC/IMTEF Instructor Laurie Harris

Inaugural Joan B. Calambokidis Innovation in Masonry Design Competition Rethinks Future of Masonry Design & Construction

Masonry Movement Joint Failures

Designing with Tile: A Partnership for Success

Cold Weather Masonry Construction

2017 World Of Concrete

2016 Instructor Certification Program

IMI Masonry Inspection Checklist

BIM for Masonry Announces Wall Systems Library

The Masonry Camp Experience


Masonry Camp Gallery

Masonry Camp Begins

Masonry Camp 2016

Masonry Education - Setting the Right Foundation

Aesthetics versus function: Resolving issues with exposed drip-edge flashing on masonry walls

Ventilated Masonry Cavity Walls

BIM-M Deliverables for Masonry Contractors [Guide]

Reducing Risk at Roof-to-Wall Flashing Details


5 Potential Causes of Deterioration in Historic Masonry

Celebrating National Apprenticeship Week

Teach the Teacher: Instructor Certification Program prepares union instructors

Building the Future: Young Designers Get Hands-On Masonry Experience

Best of the Best: 2015 BAC/IMI International Apprentice Contest Preview

Lighting Sources and Masonry Effects

5 Ways That Masonry Improves Healthcare Facilities

Opportunities through Building Code Changes

Interior Thermal Mass: Designing a High Performance Interior Environment

Internal Bracing of Masonry Walls

BIM for Masonry (BIM-M) Symposium

Large Format Tile: Dealing with Lippage

IMI's Historic Preservation Certificate Program

Engineering Masonry Partition Walls Just Got Easier – Again!

Scott Conwell of IMI Elected to AIA College of Fellows

Building with Masonry for Fire Safety

IMI, National Geographic and the Great Cathedral Mystery

Masonry Partition Wall Design

IMI Develops New Internal Bracing Guide

IMI and MIT Team Up for Guastavino Exhibit

IMI Working to Make Masonry Meet New Energy Codes

IMI Develops Manual to Expedite Structural Software Use

BAC and IMI Address Seismic Concerns

IMI Targets Restoration, Retrofit and Repair Market

IMI and Masonry Industry Join Together For BIM Initiative

Masonry Industry Seeks Greater BIM Integration

Hybrid Masonry and Steel Structure Behavior Under Seismic Loading

IMI Structural Efforts on Target

Indiana/Kentucky Structural Masonry Coalition Conducts Face-to-Face Meetings with Engineers

IMI Delivers Health and Safety Training on Many Levels

Knowledge Beyond the Craft

IMI Plays Key Role in Code Development

Masonry Building Envelope: Challenge in Balance

Green Craftworker Training - The glass is now full!

Every day should be a Masonry Day!

IMI LEED-ing the way to Sustainable RETROFITS

COVERINGS – THE Tile and Stone Industry’s BIG DANCE

Special Inspection (SI) supports quality structural masonry

IMI’s green investments pay off

Masonry Systems – Performance is the Key

Building Knowledge About the Building Envelope

Confidence Class

Air Barriers Open Doors

Dry Up!

The Green Seal of Approval

On Target with Structural Masonry

Competition or Opportunity?

Taking Control

IMI Gains Outside Advantage for Porcelain Tile

"I like to learn from IMI." Chicago designers and builders learn plenty at Masonry Expo

Building the Next Generation of Contractors

Now Performing in Las Vegas - The Building Envelope

Ahead of the AAC Curve

The TMT Route to Sustainability

More Than A Trade Show: CT designers and builders join to inform and inspire

The Envelope, Please

Ready or Not, Green Contracting is Here

Who Needs Training?

Quality Assurance: Bring It On

Helping Contractors "Get" Green

Bricklayer, or "Building Envelope Specialist"?

Union Training? No Contest

A Language Barrier for Air Barriers

Restoration Takes Communication

Launching a new product? The key is installation, installation, installation

ACE Visitors See Wider Career Path

The Future of AAC Might Be Here

CMs Look for the Green Label

How do you spell "green"? T-E-A-M

Expanding Contractor Minds and Business

A Solid Foundation for Building Inspectors

A Bright Future for School Construction

It's Raining Screen Walls

Educating Tile Consumers in the Old & New

More Skills, More Options with Refractory Training

Green Masonry: It's All About Energy

Flooring - we've got it covered


Building on GREENBUILD

Masonry Scores at Yankee Stadium

Faster, Cheaper and Better


Masonry Camp 2008

Masonry Education, Chicago Style

Opening Doors for Air Barriers

Educating Project Managers