Strategic Partners

heckmann building products

Heckmann Building Products manufacturers and distributes a wide variety of high quality masonry anchors, ties and accessories, including the Pos-I-Tie® Veneer Anchoring System and custom stone anchors. Heckmann anchors are key components of the CavityComplete Wall System.


TruFast Walls is the industry-leading manufacturer and distributor of specialized fastening systems, including washers, screws and tools for fastening metal lath, mesh drainage systems, EIFS, stucco, rigid insulation, building wraps and roofing materials. TruFast Walls are key components of CavityComplete Wall Systems.


CavityComplete wall systems reduce liability, and allow designers to efficiently specify and detail quality masonry wall assemblies with components that are completely compatible, code compliant and warrantied.


NCMA is the national trade association representing the producers and suppliers of concrete masonry products, including concrete block, manufactured stone veneer, segmental retaining walls and articulating concrete block. The Association’s mission, through nearly a century of advocacy, remains to advance, protect and promote the common interests of its members. Through leadership, promotion, education, research, government relations and partnering, NCMA ensures that members’ products are the building materials of choice.


The Mason Contractors Association of America (MCAA) is the national trade association representing mason contractors. The MCAA is committed to preserving and promoting the masonry industry by providing continuing education, advocating fair codes and standards, fostering a safe work environment, recruiting future manpower, and marketing the benefits of masonry materials.

Help us build a strong and successful masonry industry for you and your company. Call 800-536-2225 or visit for more information.

natural stone veneers

Natural Stone Veneers International, Inc. (NVSI) is a leading provider of thin-cut natural stone. It uses patented machinery developed by the company founder and owner, Dennis Buechel, to cut natural stone into 1” to 1 ½” thick pieces. With over 50 different masonry stone veneers to choose from, the company’s stone products deliver the beauty and durability of real stone at a fraction of the weight of full thickness stone. NVSI also developed recyclable packaging for shipping their products that has become the industry standard. The company is based in Fond du Lac, Wisconsin and also has a production facility in Bulgaria.