Architectural Practices Committee (APC)

The Architectural Practices Committee is currently on hiatus with no active business.



Identify current architectural design and construction administration practices, and investigate methods of improving those practices.


Develop and document sound architectural practices pertaining to masonry structures and to encourage their construction.


Develop architectural education programs for the TMS Annual Meeting and other forums. Review for technical accuracy the architectural documents on masonry produced by other associations. Produce the TMS Architect’s Manual, A Simplified Guide to Masonry.