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BAM investigates the use of earth block masonry for sustainable housing construction.

  Berlin, 11 July 2019. The Bundesanstalt für Materialforschung und –prüfung (BAM) is involved in a new project which investigates the use of earth block masonry (EBM) for...

IMS Innovation and Design Project Awards for Construction Professionals 2019

IMS President, Professor John Roberts, announces a new award: The International Masonry Society Innovation and Design Project Awards for Construction Professionals 2019 To...

Members for multidisciplinary consortia wanted

IMS is looking to set up two multidisciplinary consortia to connect industry with academia in the fields of: Consortia 1: Maintenance of masonry structures A wealth of...

The International Masonry Society Student Project Awards 2019

You can now nominate a student to represent your university or college, for consideration for the IMS Postgraduate Award 2019. Details, Entry Form and Rules.  Please scan and...

Bob de Vekey GRSC., DIC., PhD.,FIMS 1940 – 2018

Bob de Vekey GRSC., DIC., PhD.,FIMS 1940 – 2018 The Society is saddened to report that Dr Bob de Vekey died on 16th November 2018. A personal founder member of the British...
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The International Masonry Society Innovation and Design Project Awards for Construction Professionals 2019

 To encourage innovation in masonry design and construction I am pleased to announce the introduction of a new award from IMS. The award is intended to encourage construction professionals to submit projects undertaken in the last three years which demonstrate an innovative or exciting use of masonry. Full details of the award are available here  Awards_Design_2019 and  Entry Form . They will also be in the next issue of Masonry International. I hope that IMS members will encourage the architects, engineers, designers etc. that they work with to enter.

 Professor John Roberts

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The International Masonry Society Student Project Awards 2019

You can now nominate a student to represent your university or college, for consideration for the IMS Postgraduate Award 2019. Details, Entry Form and Rules.  Please scan and return the completed Entry Form. Masonry International Journal Articles – Notes For Authors – MI Paper – Template v4 (1)  

NOTE: For both awards the deadline for submissions is midnight (UK time) on 1st December 2019.