Manufactured Stone Veneer Overview
This presentation reviews the key components of adhered manufactured stone veneer (MSV) systems, minimum building code requirements and ASTM standards governing manufactured stone and its installation, and industry recommendations addressing gaps not covered by existing building code requirements.
At the end of the presentation, participants will:
- Understand the MSV system and its components.
- Know material and property requirements for manufactured stone units contained in the building code.
- Learn detailing and installation practices for manufactured stone for performance and durability
- Know code requirements and ASTM standards applicable to MSV systems.
Keywords: manufactured stone, adhered veneer, code requirements, detailing