This program provides a brief overview of production methods for concrete masonry units. Typical materials used in concrete masonry production are reviewed, along with the basic configuration and elements of CMU. The method of production from material control through to final product packaging is discussed. Finally, specialized processes for architectural finishes are reviewed.
(1 hr. LU)
At the end of the course, participants will be able to:
- Understand material components necessary for producing concrete masonry units
- Understand the evolution of production methods
- Understand the current production methods for concrete masonry units
- Understand special processes for architectural finishes
Keywords: concrete masonry units, concrete masonry production, architectural finishes