Lighweight Molded Architectural Limestone

Lighweight Molded Architectural Limestone

to take this course

In this one-hour course, we discuss light-weight architectural (LWMA) limestone as a non-structural alternative to conventional limestone and compare it to other architectural limestone alternatives. The program will cover LWMA limestone composition, durability, product testing, and application examples.

Learning Objectives: 
  1. Define Light-weight molded architectural limestone (LWMA limestone), its properties and how it differs from visually similar materials in terms of ease of installation and weatherability
  2. Discuss the design flexibility and inherent sustainable attributes of light-weight molded architectural limestone
  3. Discuss fire rating and tensile strength testing standards for light-weight molded architectural limestone
  4. Identify best practice installation tips for attachment of LWMA limestone
Design Category (CSI Division): 
(04) Masonry
AIBD Division: 
Building Design
AIA Course Number: 
Delivery Format: 
Narrated Video
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Course & Quiz Details: 

10 Multiple Choice and True/False Questions

A score of 80% or higher is required to receive a certificate of completion