Category Archives: Announcements

Manufactured Stone Veneer Warranty and Code Compliance Review

EldoradoWarrantyandCodeComplianceReview
A presentation and hands on demonstration geared toward masons, contractors, and builders based on the Masonry Veneer Manufacturers Association (MVMA) Installation Guidelines for manufactured stone veneer.

When: April 25, 2018, 2:00 – 4:00 PM
Where: York Building Products, 828 East Earl Rd., New Holland, PA
Snacks will be…

2018 CSI Exhibitors’ Show- Richmond, VA

Construction Specifications Institute – Exhibitors’ Show

Thursday, May 24th | 8A-4P
Westin Richmond Hotel
6631 Broad Street, Richmond, VA 23230
FEATURED: Architectural masonry products and WORKRITE® masonry cements.

Rock Garden at Bainbridge Elementary School

York Building Products recently donated cobbles to Bainbridge Elementary School in Port Deposit, MD. Students painted the rocks and created a rock garden for their outdoor classroom. The painted rocks will also support the school’s Green School recertification efforts.

2017 CRAM SESSION SEMINAR

York Building Products hosted the annual Masonry Contractors Association of Central Pennsylvania’s 7th annual “Cram Session” at our corporate office in York, PA, on October 31st.  Speakers presented masonry seminars that provided 4 AIA/CEU credits on topics such as:

  • Moisture Penetration Resistance of Concrete Masonry
  • Maximizing Masonry’s Features and Properties in Educational Facilities
  • Terrazzo: The Original Sustainable…

York Building Products Plans New Block Plant in Frederick

York, PA 9/29/17 – York Building Products (YBP) announces its plans to construct a new block manufacturing plant on Buckeystown Pike in Frederick, MD.

YBP has sold its existing location on Urbana Pike in a commercial shopping district, and plans to move the existing plant equipment to the new 25,000 SF facility away from…

Perryville Elementary School tours Belvedere Sand & Gravel Plant

York Building Products recently donated 3 tons of 2-4” cobbles to Perryville Elementary School. Third grade students painted several hundred and used both the painted and unpainted cobbles to create 750’ of border around the school’s new gardens. The students were also able to tour the company’s Belvedere sand & gravel plant in Port…

MCACP’s Masonry for the Ages Seminar—The Northern Edition!

Registration for MCACP’s Masonry for the Ages Seminar—The Northern Edition! on Wednesday, August 9, 2017, at the University of Scranton’s DeNaples Center is now open to architects, designers, engineers, MCACP members, and lead facility representatives. Please feel free to share this information with appropriate colleagues.

Seating is limited! Registrations are first come, first served! While…

MCACP Masonry for the Ages

York Building Products was a sponsor of the Masonry Contractors Association of Central Pennsylvania’s “Masonry for the Ages Seminar.” The seminar for architects, engineers, contractors, and other concerned entities featured three industry speakers and a hands-on presentation. Over seventy industry professionals attended the event held at Harrisburg Area Community College, Harrisburg Campus.
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Masonry for BIM

Learn how BIM provides benefits throughout the masonry construction channel through this informative video.

MCACP’s 6th Annual Cram Session

York Building Products hosted the Masonry Contractors Association of Central Pennsylvania’s 6th annual “Cram Session” at its corporate office in York, PA, on October 19. Speakers presented masonry seminars that provided AIA/CEU credits on topics such as:
• Sustainability in Masonry Construction
• Masonry Aesthetics, Patterns, Bond & 3D Masonry
• Sound Abatement Masonry
• Working with Masonry ASTM Standards
Over 60…