APA in the Media

Highlights of APA's editorial coverage over the preceding year.

January 2015

"Wall Bracing Made Easy"—Builder Online

The January 2015 edition of Builder Online introduced APA's Wall Bracing Calculator, discussing how the calculator streamlines the process of determining IRC compliance for wall bracing. See the article.


December 2014

"Best Practices for Storing I-Joists and LVL"—The Merchant

The December 2014 issue of The Merchant, the "Product Spotlight" section explained tips for handling and storage of I-joists and LVL. See the article.


October 2014

"The Overlooked Glulam"—LBM Journal

Glulam's advantages and attributes were extolled in the "Green Building" section of the October 2014 LBM Journal. The structural capabilities of glulam, its many uses in framing, and its favorable environmental profile are dicussed. See the article.


June 2014

"Pedestrian Bridge Complements Scenic Surroundings"—Civil + Structural ENGINEER

The June 2014 edition of Civil + Strucural ENGINEER magazine featured the Placer River Trail Bridge Case Study in its "Project + Technology: Transportation" section. Carefully designed for service in remote Alaska, the glulam timber truss camelback bridge is also the longest of its kind in North America. See the article.

"Plywood and OSB Deliver Materials Handling Solutions"—Pallet Enterprise

The June 2014 Edition of Pallet Enterprise magazine outlined the uses and advantages of plywood and OSB in materials handling applications. See the article.