Informational Guide to Grouting Masonry (3rd Edition)


This 84 page publication is intended to assist Contractors and Inspectors in understanding the structural benefits of grouting masonry walls.


This latest version includes:

  • conformance and reference to the 2009 International Building Code and the 2008 Building Code Requirements for Masonry Structures (TMS 402-08/ACI 530-08/ASCE 5-08) and Specification for Masonry Structures TMS 602-08/ACI 530.1-08/ASCE 6-08), also included is IR 21-2 Interpretation of Regulations.
  • detailed explanations and application of High Lift Grouting and Low Lift Grouting procedures are presented and addresses information on: Admixtures; Slump of Grout; Grouting procedures; Ties; Positioners; Solid and Partially Grouted Walls.

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