Concrete Products Group
concrete masonry units

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221 Bolivar St.
Suite 200
Jefferson City, MO 65101
Toll Free: 800-789-0872
Fax: 763-445-2078

70 Plants Throughout the U.S
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COMPANY OVERVIEW

The Concrete Products Group consists of regional market leaders in the concrete products industry. The CPG provides consistent, top-quality products to regional and national customers.

ALL PRODUCTS

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Design Resource Center

The Concrete Products Group "Design Resource Center" contains a specialized set of tools to make the process of designing single-wythe masonry wall systems easy. This site includes:
  • BIM
  • CAD
  • Design Notes / Videos on proper installation
  • Imaging Software
  • Specification  Engineering Design Support

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SWM PAVE™

The SWM PAVE Stormwater Management System was developed to support Green infrastructure practices and plays a key role in restoring our vital eco-system. Our systems offer robust engineered functions for both "Water Quality" and "Volume Treatment" meeting regulatory requirements, plus a fully functioning vehicular wearing surface.

These systems can be used in any area an impervious surface area is anticipated. SWM PAVE is not a product, but a system and process which uses already budgeted impervious wearing surface areas to create a Stormwater BMP. Concrete Products Group offers the SWM PAVE Stormwater Management System Nationwide through its network of manufactures.

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Spec-Brik®

Spec-Brik® provides the functionality of concrete block with the aesthetic look of brick.

The Spec-Brik product line offers a variety of fittings that allow for easy installation. Spec-Brik, produced in a classic rectangular brick shape, is manufactured in a variety of color blends. Its size and scale make it a fast track, cost-effective solution that generates time and cost savings for a broad range of design applications. Ideal for projects with "brick or better" requirements, Spec-Brik is available in a range of blends and combines the proven durability and economy of concrete masonry with the rich traditional beauty of brick in a full depth structural veneer system.

Spec-Brik is the attractive and logical alternative to other concrete wall systems. A full size 8"x16" Spec-Brik Jumbo unit is also available; the courses fit perfectly with the standard 4"x16" Spec-Brik for added design flexibility.
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Spec-Brik® Jumbo

Spec-Brik® Jumbo is a nominal 8" ("full height") version of Spec-Brik®, offered in our Spec-Brik color blends to provide the beauty of flashed brick.

This product is ideal for single wythe construction where both exterior and interior wall appearance is important. Spec-Brik® Jumbo combines with 4" Spec-Brik to provide column or band accents with contrasting scale and can be used with 8" architectural masonry units for contrasting colors or textures.

Spec-Brik® Jumbo is often used as a more economical wall assembly for side and rear walls when 4" Spec-Brik is used on the entry wall.
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Spec-Brik® Hi-R Wall System

The SPEC-BRIK® Hi-R Wall System uses SPEC-BRIK® color blends in a special concrete masonry unit with individually molded insulation inserts to provide the best concrete masonry thermal performance to assist in meeting prevailing Codes and Standards.

The SPEC-BRIK® Hi-R Masonry Unit has been designed to provide reduced thermal bridging. The assembly provides a wall system capable of achieving higher thermal R-values than conventional masonry, while providing full Code-compliant load resistance.
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Spec-Brik® Projects

A review of projects across the country that utilize Spec-Brik submitted by Concrete Product Group member companies.

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Spec-Thermal™ Insulated Masonry

Spec-Thermal™ Insulated Masonry offers superior thermal performance which saves energy throughout the life of the structure. Our pre-insulated masonry products feature Korfil Hi-R inserts by Concrete Block Insulating Systems, Inc. and offer proven performance that delivers R-Values up to R-18 (Hi-R H) depending on block density.
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Hi-R Concrete Masonry Unit

The Hi-R Concrete Masonry Unit is specifically designed to minimize thermal bridging and includes a factory-installed insulated insert made of expandable polystyrene.
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Hi-R H Wall System

The Hi-R H Wall System is a specially designed concrete masonry unit and individually molded insulation insert that provide industry best thermal performance in compliance with prevailing Codes and Standards.
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Spec-Brik® Hi-R Wall System

The Spec-Brik® Hi-R Wall System uses Spec-Brik color blends in a special concrete masonry unit with individually molded insulation inserts.
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Spec-Brik® Jumbo Hi-R Insulated Masonry

Spec-Brik® Jumbo Hi-R is a new addition to the Spec-Thermal Insulated Masonry product line from CPG. This product combines the blended color aesthetics of Spec-Brik to the new Hi-R wall system.
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Korfil Hi-R Inserts

Korfil Hi-R inserts by Concrete Block Insulating Systems, Inc. offer proven performance that delivers R-Values up to R-18 (Hi-R H) depending on block density.BR>
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Korfil Hi-R H Inserts

Korfil Hi-R inserts by Concrete Block Insulating Systems, Inc. offer proven performance that delivers R-Values up to R-18 (Hi-R H) depending on block density.
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Spec-Thermal™ Projects

The Spec-Thermal™ Insulated Masonry system is a pre-insulated concrete masonry unit which provides significantly enhanced thermal performance over conventional masonry or foamed in place masonry.

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Polished CMU

Polished Block: Polished Block are processed through several stages of vigorous polishing to retrieve a gloss finish similar to that of polished granite or marble. The natural beauty of local aggregates is exposed, to produce this distinctive line of CMU's. The finish of these reflective CMU's works well in structures where a load bearing maintenance free wall system or faade is desired.
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Textured CMU

Textured Block: Textured Block exhibit subtle reflective qualities, with a textured surface. The reflective aggregates stand out against a muted background, creating a unique and attractive, low maintenance textured polished block.
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Spec-Split™ Split Face Block

Spec-Split™ offers the rich textures of architectural split face block in 12 standard colors that are available nationally.

We can also provide consistent custom color matching services to provide designers with the assurance that the Architectural concrete masonry they specify on projects will have the consistent color and quality throughout the nation.

Our standard colors can be rendered using the CPG Masonry Designer Software in combination with SPEC-BRIK and a wide variety of mortar colors.

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Spec-Finish® Coated Masonry Block

Spec-Finish® combines special smooth textured block from CPG with high performance coatings from Tnemec. Spec-Finish is an economical, water and chemical resistant coated wall system that is durable and easily cleaned.

Spec-Finish® Block is made with a pre-conditioner and special mix design to produce a tight and smooth finish texture, reducing the amount of block filler coats required.

Spec-Finish® complies with ASTM C90 and is a value engineered alternative to tile and glazed block. It has excellent specifiable performance -- four performance levels available. The product provides an impermeable surface over the entire CMU wall, including mortar joint protection, that is easily cleaned and maintained. Customized colors are avilable to meet your project requirements with Low VOC and low odor.

Spec-Finish® contributes to earning LEED credits: MR Credits 4.1 and 4.2; Recycled Content and IEQ Credit 4.2 Paints and Coatings.
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Spec-Surface™ Block

Spec-Surface™ Block is made with a specialized mix design to produce a tight and smooth finish texture, reducing the amount of block filler coats required.

Less porous than traditional concrete masonry, Spec-Surface complies with ASTM C-90 and works well with all types of paints and coatings. Spec-Surface walls are easily cleaned and maintained and are specifically designed to work with painting systems used to finish interior walls in schools, hospitals, laboratory facilities or wherever a smooth finished wall surface is desirable.
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Spec-Finish Projects

Spec-Finish is an extremely durable coated concrete masonry wall system which provides an attractive and permeable surface over the entire CMU wall. The following projects utilize Spec-Finish:

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Spec-Pave™ Permeable Interlocking Concrete Pavers

The Spec-Pave™ system creates a permeable surface for rapid infiltration and storage of storm water, facilitating effective stormwater management. Spec-Pave(TM) is both ADA compliant and has 10% open surface area for rapid infiltration of storm water. Its strength and durability is designed to fit a wide range of applications.

Our 100MM thick version, Spec-Pave 100, complies with ICPI (Interlocking Concrete Pavement Institute) requirements for an Aspect Ratio for vehicular traffic loadings.

Spec-Pave™ pavers are perfect for: parking lots, driveways, overflow parking areas, revetments, boat ramps, bike paths, sidewalks and pedestrian areas, and light traffic roadways.
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Spec-Wall™ Retaining Wall System

Spec-Wall™ from the Concrete Products Group features the OMEGA Retaining Wall System with integral connection system that allows for speedy installation.

Available in straight or 3-way faces, these lightweight and durable units are easy to handle and a great way to ensure consistent labor productivity.

The OMEGA Retaining Wall System can be used for engineered walls up to 20 feet in height. Omega Wall has been fully tested with Stratagrid® and test results and data files for use in wall design software is available.
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Freno™ System - Segmental Wall and Curbing

The Freno™ System is an innovative segmental wall and curbing system designed to easily incorporate rain gardens into urban settings.

Freno Systems help reduce run-off, improve water quality and enhance streetscapes. Freno™ is a modular precast panel system, offering superior finish, durability, and flexibility that can be installed in any weather, in a day or less.

The Freno™ system, available in multiple attractive color and finish options, is made up of three basic shapes that, much like giant Legos, can be arranged in a limitless number of configurations. Unlike a cast-in-place basin that can require weeks to build, the Freno™ system can be installed without the need for over-excavation, trench supports or formwork and without concerns about how the weather will affect the quality of an installation.

The Freno™ system is suitable for stormwater planters, curb extensions, bio-retention areas, vegetated swales, green gutters or rain gardens and works equally well for filtration or infiltration based systems.

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Spec-Block™

Spec-Block™ is available nationally in a full array of fittings and sizes with the assurance of the consistent quality specifications and customer service support of the CPG network.

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Color Selection and BIM Resource Catalog

In addition to our Masonry Designer desktop application, we are proud to add our new Color Selection and BIM Resource Catalog. This online tool allows designers to view product colors in wall section view or by selecting "Building View", to see the color blend in renderings of three different typical building applications. In addition, BIM data for each product selected may be downloaded. For greater flexibility on mortar color selection and rendering options for wall sections, Masonry Designer is available for download.
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Masonry Designer for iPad

The Concrete Products Group (CPG) is pleased to announce that an iOS version of the Masonry Designer program is now available on the Apple App Store.

This app will allow designers to use BIM data and accurate color renderings of our Spec-Brik, Spec-Brik Jumbo and Spec-Brik Hi-R product lines. An Android version is schedule for release soon.

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Spec-Brik® Projects

A review of projects across the country that utilize Spec-Brik submitted by Concrete Product Group member companies.
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Spec-Thermal™ Projects

The Spec-Thermal' Insulated Masonry system is a pre-insulated concrete masonry unit which provides significantly enhanced thermal performance over conventional masonry or foamed in place masonry.
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Spec-Finish Projects

Spec-Finish is an extremely durable coated concrete masonry wall system which provides an attractive and permeable surface over the entire CMU wall. The following projects utilize Spec-Finish


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Last Update: 2017-03-21