About Brick Talk Live

A Yorkshire man talking about what he loves doing best… or second best! Get to know Alan Pettingale talking about the differences between masonry restoration in the UK and US… and whatever else crosses his mind along the way.

You can expect solid information about bricks and historic buildings, using a drone to spot what can’t be seen from the ground, and excitemtn over new tools and toys. Grab a drink and settle down to enjoy him talk with a few friends who love this stuff as well!


Topics will include:

– investigations

– restoration

– procedures

– education for home owners

Alan Pettingale

Alan Pettingale


Speaking Engagements

The Masonry Society

2022 Annual Meeting

Credit: Visit Denver

October 12-15, 2022
Sonesta Denver Downtown Hotel
Denver, CO

Join us to participate in TMS business and committee meetings (including TMS 402/602 meetings) and network with other masonry professionals at social events.

    9th Forensic Engineering Congress

    Denver, Colorado | 

    Organized by ASCE’s Forensic Engineering Division, the Congress will bring together practicing engineers, academics, and forensic experts from various disciplines to share their knowledge and experience. Attending will provide you with the opportunity to learn from the experience of others, to share your experience by presenting a paper, participate in a committee meeting focused on specific aspects of forensic engineering, attend a workshop led by industry experts, and network in a way that will allow collaboration with others.

    14th North American Masonry Conference


    JUNE 11 – 14, 2023

    The conference will be jointly hosted by the Durham School of Architectural Engineering and Construction at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln (UNL) and the Nebraska Masonry Alliance (NMA), and sponsored by the Masonry Society (TMS).

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