The Modern Masonry Alliance is a body that seeks to ensure developers and designers, customers and occupants understand the benefits of masonry solutions.
Choosing a non-combustible material is the most effective way of mitigating against risks of fire and safety to occupants...
The move towards zero carbon homes in recent years has seen a steady improvement in the fabric energy performance of masonry construction...
18 Jan 2016
The new Modern Masonry Alliance website is here.
Welcome to the new Modern Masonry Alliance website.
11 Dec 2015
HQM is the new voluntary scheme for homes developed in response to the phasing out of the code for sustainable homes. MMA provided input to the summer 2015 consultation acknowledging the credits in the scheme for robust, long lasting and low maintenance external finishes. MMA challenged the absence of any consideration of fire.
07 Dec 2015
MMA submitted a response to the Energy and Climate Change Committee Inquiry titled “Home Energy Efficiency and Demand Reduction” in October 2015 and highlighted the energy performance and contribution that masonry homes can make to reducing heating energy demands and future energy demand due to minimising overheating. Full submission available on request.
Visit the High Performance Housing Feature, part of the Concrete and Masonry Pavilion
The High Performance Housing Stand at Ecobuild March 8-10 2016 will feature wall constructions, live build demonstrations and have technical experts available to explain how masonry can deliver sustainable housing that can meet and exceed building regulation requirements.