To All Arriscraft Customers,

During this time of uncertainty, we want you to be sure of our commitment to continue serving you with the quality, service, and communication you expect from Arriscraft, our products, and our people.

As is the nature of our business and industry, yours and other important projects were in the planning, construction, or completion phases when COVID-19 appeared and began to escalate nationwide. And since our business extends throughout North America, we’ve enacted new and proactive steps into our operations at all locations to keep our employees safe and business uninterrupted as much as possible.

While we work with you and others in our industry and nation to see us through this challenging time, we thank you for your patience and continued business. Rest assured we stand ready to continue to offer you the high level of service you’ve come to expect from Arriscraft over the years.

For any questions or assistance, you can reach us by phone, our website, or your Arriscraft representative.

Webinar Wednesdays

 

Webinar Wednesdays are back!
We are pleased to offer our courses online once again. We will repeat some of our popular webinars for those that missed them the first time around, and we’ve also got new courses in the works. This time around we’ve invited industry partners to present as well, so we have even more to offer.
We invite architects, designers, technologists, masons and anyone interested in learning about Arriscraft and our partners. Webinar Wednesdays will allow access to our presentations on a computer, from anywhere in North America. Our courses are AIA accredited, and can also be used towards OAA learning credits.


Webinar Wednesdays Schedule:
Sign up for as many sessions as desired. After registering, you will receive a confirmation email that will contain information about how to join the webinar. 
DOWNLOAD THE FULL SCHEDULE HERE

September 9th, 2020, 12:30 pm, DT
Stone Designs
AIA Program Number: SD
LU Hours 1.00 / HSW
Register: https://bit.ly/31AM3PZ

In this presentation we will discuss the formation of natural stone and compare that with the natural process technology of manufacturing Calcium Silicate Stone Units. Architectural detailing for stone masonry veneers promoting moisture management principles and considerations for control of movement in masonry walls is covered. A variety of design styles incorporating stone masonry materials are highlighted.

September 23rd, 2020, 12:30 pm, EDT
Proper Masonry Detailing & Techniques
AIA Program Number: PMD
LU Hours 2.00 / HSW
Register: https://bit.ly/3juaDIJ

In this presentation we discuss the design and construction factors that impact the long term performance of masonry veneer. Architectural detailing for stone masonry veneers promoting moisture management principles and considerations for control of movement in masonry walls are covered.
This presentation reviews construction considerations for hot & cold weather masonry work, site storage and handling, mortar mixing, and more.

October 7th, 2020, 12:30 pm, EDT
“Thermally Broken” Shelf Angles NEW
(Presented by Fero Corp)
AIA Program Number: OOUOA1
LU Hours 1.00 / HSW
Register: https://bit.ly/2YH5apM

Requirements for continuous insulation in above-grade wall assemblies are becoming more common to meet energy codes and energy efficiency programs that continue to shift the industry toward more stringent thermal performance standards.

This presentation will focus on thermally efficient methods for masonry cladding supports.

October 21st , 2020, 12:30 pm, EDT
The Changing Landscape of Thin Adhered
Masonry Veneers
AIA Program Number: CLAVI2
LU Hours 1.00 / HSW
Register: https://bit.ly/31E2VFH

We will discuss Thin Adhered Masonry Veneer and the wide variety of potential uses for them including new and renovation applications. We will cover how to meet the requirements of the Energy Code when utilizing these assemblies.

October 28th, 2020, 12:30 pm, EDT
The Poetry of Walls – Unique Brick Detailing (presented by Brent Shepherd)
NEW
AIA Program Number: GSB34
LU Hours 1.00 / HSW
Register: https://bit.ly/30lnqFX

This program will discuss brick manufacturing, sustainability and unique brick detailing. Brick allows for an almost endless array of creativity using sizes, colors, patterns, etc. to design walls. Also discussed will be how brick fit into sustainable building designs and how to detail these unique cladding designs incorporating brick.

November 4th, 2020, 12:30 pm, EDT
Pushing The Envelope – Continuous Insulation Solutions for Thin Adhered Masonry Veneers
AIA Program Number: PTEICB
LU Hours 1.00 / HSW
Register: https://bit.ly/3jnXeSd

We will discuss and explore Engineered and Tested Continuous Insulation (CI) solutions for thin adhered masonry veneers to meet the requirements of the Energy Code anywhere in North America.

November 18th, 2020, 12:30 pm, EDT
Proper Thin-Adhered Masonry Veneer Detailing for the Modern Age and Energy Codes NEW
AIA Program Number: PTAMD
LU Hours 2.00 / HSW
Register: https://bit.ly/3b7trdJ

We will expand on previously presented detailing concepts and look at how to properly detail exterior wall assemblies with continuously insulated thin adhered masonry veneers that meet the requirements of the Energy Code.

In this presentation we will consider concepts like moisture movement (wind driven, capillary, condensation) and related details, such as “At Grade” details, Window sills, heads and jambs, deflection joints, movement joints, and parapet details as well as some other special details.

December 2nd, 2020, 12:30 pm, EDT
Protected Membrane Roof Systems
NEW
(Presented by T-Clear)
AIA Program Number: T037CES02
LU Hours 1.00 / HSW
Register: https://bit.ly/2G8qluz

Provides a comparison of the functional and physical features of PMR systems to conventional low-slope roofing applications. Includes a discussion about the ASCE 7 standard and its impact on wind uplift design and how weather events such as hail impact roof design.

December 16th, 2020, 12:30 pm, EDT
Just Hanging Out on the Wall – Masonry Rainscreens
AIA Program Number: JHMR2
LU Hours 1.00 / HSW
Register: https://bit.ly/2QuMvJs

To discuss Masonry Veneer Rainscreens and the wide variety of potential uses for them including new and renovation applications. This course covers how to meet the requirements of the Energy Code when utilizing these assemblies.