The Rocky Mountain Masonry Institute - Event Information
RMMI Certification Class: Protecting Masonry from Water Intrusion and Graffiti
Protecting Masonry from Water Intrusion and Graffiti
June 21, 2017
646 Mariposa St.
Denver, CO 80204
Presented by: Professional Products of Kansas, Inc.
Overview: A description of the damaging effects that water creates for above-grade masonry structures and the role that water repellents play in preventing or eliminating them. RTV Silicone Rubber technology will be discussed in detail with a focus on its graffiti resistant properties.
Learning Objectives: At the conclusion of the program participants will be able to identify the types of problems that water creates for masonry structures. Participants will gain an understanding of the composition, mechanism of action, and performance characteristics of the three most widely specified clear, penetrating water repellents and their appropriateness for specific applications. Additionally, participants will be able to identify several key elements that should be addressed in the water repellent section of a project specification.
Facilitator Qualifications: All Professional Products of Kansas CES facilitators undergo detailed instruction in both classroom and field settings regarding water repellent performance and application. They have all received training related to CES presentation guidelines and reporting requirements.
Construction Industry Training Council of Colorado 646 Mariposa St. Denver, CO 80204