Masonry Education Opportunities

The SCMA represents the masonry industry across North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Georgia, and Virginia. The SCMA is a masonry educational resource for architects, specifiers, engineers, general contractors, and owners to ensure that a continuous masonry learning environment is promoted by using masonry wall systems effectively, efficiently, and most importantly safely.

Promotional Programs

SCMA promotes standardized efforts in all five states including American Institute Architects (AIA), Construction Specifiers Institute (CSI), Structural Engineer Associations (SEA), Skills USA (Workforce Development), and University Project for future generations.

Compressive Strength

What is the minimum require compression strength for concrete masonry? View new compliance methods and see what has changed.

Continuous Insulation

Today’s high-performance building market is driven by increasingly stringent energy codes and a demand for greater building efficiency, sustainability, and affordability. Understanding continuous insulation and where to go for answers is more critical than ever.

Cost Studies

View the latest cost studies for Charlotte, NC, Raleigh, NC, Richmond, VA, Atlanta, GA, Dallas, TX, Savannah, GA, Columbia, SC, and Knoxville, TN.


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Direct Design

Get Direct Design Software Free! Learn more about SCMA providing a FREE 1-year license to Direct Design.

Masonry iQ

Masonry iQ is a plug-in for Revit software that allows you to improve your workflow while creating 3D models with masonry-specific wall types, stock or custom bond patterns, and computer analysis of wall geometry that includes corner bonding.

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