ACS offers a dedicated specification service to engineers, architects, main contractors and brickwork sub-contractors. The dedicated team can advise on all aspects of restraining and supporting masonry and stone, and offers training via CPD seminars to the industry.
Facilities and services available:
Please click on the links below to download our CAD details
Masonry Support Specification Utility
Please enter the following variables to produce an ACS masonry support reference to insert into your specifications:
CPD Seminars Continuing Professional Development
Seminars cover the use of wall ties, windposts and masonry support in modern construction, with all the relevant standards and regulations explained. Seminars can be conducted at a location of your choosing, your premises, or at ACS in Leeds.
Detailed Design Proposals
ACS is renowned for exceptional value engineering solutions, and our team will advise on the most cost effective design for any given situation. We produce calculations, design and specification proposals for discussions with contractors' design teams. In addition our design engineers will advise on additional structural members where necessary to enable the design process to be completed and ensure cost price certainty is achieved. From early concept ACS can offer the kind of package that enables the complete integration of design into the build. For more information on this or the "ACS Design Challenge" please contact us.
ACS is able to re-specify its products in lieu of other manufacturers' products, and offers the full technical back up necessary.
Masonry Panel Design
ACS offers a wall panel design service to customers upon request and can rationalise the use of windposts and bed-joint reinforcement to achieve a value engineered solutions. By using the latest software packages, we provide a fully warranted design with calculations to enable best utilisation of materials.