Concrete Masonry Code References

The following are collections of 2016 California Building Code references for topics of interest related to concrete masonry.

2016 California Building Code references

California Energy Code and CMU - The benefits of concrete masonry as demonstrated in the CEC

Composite Masonry - Multiwythe grouted walls

Fire-Resistance-Rated Construction - Excerpts from Chapter 7 of the CBC

Anchored Masonry Veneer - Code requirements for anchored masonry veneer

Adhered Masonry Veneer - Code requirements for adhered masonry veneer

Concrete Masonry Testing - Code requirements and responsible entities

Quality Assurance - Flow chart of QA pathways for each Level of Quality Assurance

Quality Assurance - DSA/OSHPD - QA specific to California DSA-SS, DSA-SS/CC, and OSHPD 1 & 4

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Concrete Masonry Code References