Mortar Industry Association (MIA) part of the Mineral Products Association (MPA)


mortar industry association

Mortars Renders Screeds Technical information
Mortars Renders Screeds Technical information
Factory-produced mortars play an essential role in today’s building and construction industries, providing as they do, the essential glue principally for block and brickwork. More → Factory-produced cementitious renders provide an attractive, durable finish t brick or block built walls. More → Levelling screeds are high quality products designed for internal flooring applications from modest house extensions and self builds to major commercial, residential, education and healthcare developments. More → The MIA provides a wide range of information on the design, production and use of mortars, screeds and renders. More →

Welcome to the mia

Almost 80 per cent of mortars used in the UK today come from factory-produced sources as opposed to being mixed on site. Their use reflects the ever-increasing demands for quality building products in the development of our built environment.

The Mortar Industry Association (MIA) is part of the Mineral Products Association, the trade association for the aggregates, asphalt, cement, concrete, dimension stone, lime, mortar and silica sand industries – for further information go to

The MIA constitution can be seen by clicking here.

Members of the Modern Masonry Alliance:

See the UK Mortar Industry Group on Linkedin.

MIA again sponsors Guild of Bricklayers Annual Skills Competition →

Mortar Industry Association (MIA ) has agreed to sponsor the 2018 Guild of Bricklayers annual skills competition for industry trainees. This will be the fourth year MIA has supported the guild. More →

Results of the Final Guild of
Bricklayers National 2017 Competition →

Brooklands and Derby colleges provided the national winners of the senior and junior titles at the Guild of Bricklayers 2017 competition finals held at Derby College on 21 June. More →

Guild of Bricklayers Competition - Results of Final Heats →

Two final heats of the Guild of Bricklayers national competition, Northern and Yorkshire, have now been completed. More →

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