The most recognized information source written exclusively for masonry inspection. This book covers all aspects of reinforced concrete masonry construction and inspection. The materials are based on Code requirements and practical experience. The 8th edition incorporates the requirements of the 2012 International Building Code, Building Code Requirements for Masonry Structures (TMS 402-11/ACI 530-11/ASCE 5-11) and Specification for Masonry Structures (TMS 602-11/ACI 530.1-11/ASCE 6-11). Every inspectors, designer, and contractors should have a copy of this most important publication. This nationally recognized publication is the primary source of information for understanding the material required for the Structural Masonry Inspection Certification Exam administered by ICC.