July 19, 12 PM, Online
This presentation provides a brief overview of production methods for concrete masonry units. Typical materials used in production are reviewed, along with the CMU’s basic configuration and elements. The production method is discussed, from material control to final product packaging. Finally, a virtual walkthrough of a plant to see the processes firsthand.
– Understanding the material components necessary for producing concrete masonry units.
– Understand the evolution of production methods.
– Understanding the current production methods for CMU.
– Understand special processes for architectural finishes.
Jonathan Durrow, Hardscape Sales and Product Manager for Amcon Concrete and Borgert Products
Jonathan manages sales and products for Amcon Concrete and Borgert Products, focusing on hardscape. With 25 years of experience in landscape design, hardscape, and business development, he graduated from SDSU in 1999 with a degree in Landscape/Hardscape Design Management and Soil Studies.