Echelon is the new consolidated brand for the masonry products and services of Oldcastle Architectural. With generation of technical prowess and industry leadership in its DNA, Echelon Masonry is the singular go-to source for masonry professionals.
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Browse our collection of short-form, educational videos describing products, design considerations, applications, installations, energy-saving and money-saving strategies. Video Vault can be searched by CSI category, keyword or manufacturer.
Nothing embodies music more than the Performing Arts Center (PAC) with its symbolic representation of Gershwin’s “Rhapsody in Blue” incorporated into the exterior design of the building. With 462 seats and two performance spaces built for exceptional acoustics and visibility, the PAC enchants audiences with more than just a show — it charms with a superior musical experience. Hear the vision behind the PAC from the architect, contractor and VP of Academic Affairs and see how Echelon Masonry helped its creators complete the captivating and unique project.
Oldcastle Executive Vice President- Sales, Marketing and Product Development Ken O'Neill details the positive market indicators and reasoning behind Echelon's recent $500,000 donation to the MCAA's Masonry Foundation.
Amerimix WRM with RainBloc GP is part of the total RainBloc ® system. When used with concrete masonry units that contain RainBloc, it creates a wall system that has been proven in both the lab and on jobsites to inhibit water penetration, creating a superior moisture barrier. GP is the only patented, mortar admixture that is traceable, detectable and measureable in hardened mortar. When used in conjunction with concrete masonry units manufactured with RainBloc, the National Concrete Masonry Association Rated this wall assembly "E" for excellent using ASTM E 514.
Hear the vision behind the Performing Arts Center from Brian Farling, the architect and see how Echelon Masonry helped its creators complete the captivating and unique project.
Echelon played an integral role in the creation of a truly unique museum design in Overland Park, KS. Hear from the architect, Jonathan Kharfen how his vision of curves and angles was brought to life by blending Echelon's Cordova stone among natural limestone and glass to create an architectural icon on the Midwestern Prairie.