For Immediate release
Atlanta, Ga. – June 25, 2012 – Oldcastle® Architectural, the largest producer of concrete masonry products in North America, has partnered with Omni Block, to market in the southeast, a high performance masonry wall system that provides thermal performance that far exceeds traditional masonry.
The partnership is part of extensive research and development to provide sustainability and to meet the new energy code requirements. In addition to high R-values, Omni Block masonry units repel moisture by using optional integral admixtures, resist mold, and offer superior fire resistance.
Licensed to Adams and Georgia Masonry Supply, Oldcastle® companies, Omni Block fulfills the need for sustainable design by using an innovative design. Omni Block is versatile and provides a high degree of design flexibility with a wide variety of sizes and finishes, such as polished ground face or split face units. Structural integrity and durability make Omni Block a well suited choice for both commercial and residential projects.
About Oldcastle® Architectural
Oldcastle® Architectural is a leading supplier of innovative and sustainable masonry and hardscape products for North America’s building and landscaping markets. Oldcastle Architectural is the innovator behind many of the industries’ well-known brands including Glen Gery Brick®, Trenwyth™ masonry products, EnduraMax™ High Performance Wall System and Belgard® Hardscapes among others. Oldcastle Architectural is a division of Oldcastle Building Products™, a subsidiary of Oldcastle®, Inc., the North American arm of CRH plc one of the top five international building products companies–www.crh.ie.
For more information, call (855) 346-2766 or visit www.oldcastlearchitectural.com.