The CCMPA is actively involved with standards committees, providing expertise and guidance in the development of industry standards and best practices.

Paul Hargest

Chair CSA 165-04 concrete masonry units

Gary Sturgeon

CSA Standards

  • A82, Fired Masonry Brick Made from Clay or Shale
  • A165, Concrete Masonry Units
  • A179, Mortar and Grout for Unit Masonry
  • A370, Connectors for Masonry
  • A371, Masonry Construction for Buildings
  • S304, Design of Masonry Structures
  • S478, Durability in Buildings

ASTM Standards

  • C12 Main Committee, Mortars and Grouts for Unit Masonry
  • C15 Main Committee,  Manufactured Masonry Units

Member National Building Code of Canada: Part 5, Environmental Separation