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CCMPA is thinking about you! Our Q3 Update 2020

Dear Members and Industry Affiliates, We hope that this note finds you all healthy during these changing times, and that you are settling into the "new normal". Here in Ontario, [...]

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GC RFI on Low Carbon (PLC/GUL) Cement Mandate

Dear Reader; As the environmental conversation around low carbon cement (GUL/PLC) continues to pick up speed, we want to make sure we are keeping you all in the loop, and keeping [...]

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Concrete Business Update
Concrete Business Update

Teamwork makes the dream work Industry allies working together to keep you informed & up to date on COVID-19 All – Emails on COVID-19 are coming in tidal waves! In [...]

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CCMPA Mission

We strive to set and maintain standards, establish training, promote research and development and deliver technical and marketing support.


Seismic Design Guide

A comprehensive state-of-the-art guide on seismic design and construction of low-to mid-rise masonry structures.

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Cost Analysis Studies

Studies on the initial cost of construction for multi-residential studies in Canada, by city.

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Masonry Analysis Structural Systems

MASS™ is a powerful software package that analyzes and designs in accordance with the CSA Masonry Standards.

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Metric Technical Manual

The Fifth Edition of the manual is intended as a working tool to be used in conjunction with Codes and Standards.

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We’re breaking new ground

For five decades, we’ve worked on behalf of Ontario’s concrete masonry producers to build an industry as strong and as enduring as the products it manufactures. Now, as a Canada-wide body with national membership, we’re making our industry stronger. Introducing the Canadian Concrete Masonry Producers Association — CCMPA.

Today, technology and innovation are presenting our industry with great opportunities — and considerable challenges. As CCMPA, we will provide the inclusive representation and strong voice necessary to ensure that we meet those challenges, and that our products remain the building material of choice.

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Canadian Masonry Research Council

The council is a strategic directive by the CMDC and CCMPA to consolidate their individual research activities into a collaborative partnership will create a single point of contact for masonry research. The CMRC will simplify the proposal process for Canadian researchers and linking their work with the industry’s aspirations, increasing the likelihood of successful commercialization of their new innovations and discoveries.