CTDA Webinars

Large and Heavy Tile Mortars and Mortar Designations

The Initial Issue

The next CTDA webinar is scheduled for Thursday, December 8, 2016 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM CST on “Large and Heavy Tile Mortars" with Jim Whitfield from MAPEI.

What was wrong with Medium Bed? What is with this proposed new ANSI H designation for “Large and Heavy Tile” mortar, formerly known as “Medium Bed? This session will provide a Manufacturer perspective on standards development and this new mortar classification. We will discuss all of the ANSI mortar designations for; non sag (T), fast set (F), extended open time (E) and the proposed new large and heavy tile mortar (H) and how can it benefit the tile contractor in the field?

Jim Whitfield has been in the Tile Industry for over 28 years. Currently, he is the Manager of Technical Services for MAPEI Americas. Additionally he holds the position of 1st Vice President of MMSA, Materials, Methods, Standards Association.

If you would like to register for the webinar, please click here to register online or click here to fill out a registration form to return to the CTDA Office.

Webinars are free to members thanks to a generous sponsorship by MAPEI.