Consultant and Educator
With over twenty years of professional experience in masonry repair systems, site-assessment surveys, forensic testing and implementing a wide range of remedial strategies for masonry stabilization, Alan Pettingale brings skills and wisdom. He has written and presented papers at conferences and offered courses on Historic Masonry Restoration, and has several patents to his name.
With a move into broader education Alan Pettingale is presenting a podcast called Brick Talk Live and will also be presenting on YouTube Live to expand his reach to more people.
From a wish to help Latinx masons become more proficient, he will soon offering his videos in Spanish, and will be launching a new website entirely in Spanish.
Upcoming Speaking Engagements 2022-2023
The Masonry Society
2022 Annual Meeting
October 12-15, 2022
Sonesta Denver Downtown Hotel
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.
Pending Speaking Engagements
Main Street Now 2023
March 27 – 29
“When we need the special forces of masonry restoration, we call Specialized Masonry Restoration.”
“My firm has been working with Alan and Specialized Masonry Restoration for over 15 years – developing industry guidelines and working on all types of masonry. He is passionate about saving our historic buildings and brings an exceptional level of attention to masonry repairs.”
“Whenever I need quality masonry work I always recommend Alan Pettingale with Specialized Masonry Restoration. He has skills that are unmatched in this industry and the know how to address each and every situation. His lifetime of experience is second to none!”
“Alan’s encyclopedic knowledge and skill set allowed our historic building to shine. Due to Alan’s expertise, the transitions between untouched and restored parts of the walls of our 1880s building are seamless. Alan’s care and pride in his work are evident throughout.“