APA PublicationsClose to 500 titles provide detailed technical information for architects, builders, code officials, engineers, specifiers, and others in the trade.
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A selected number of APA publications are available in Chinese, French, Japanese and Spanish. Please contact the International Department stating the language and topics you are interested in for a complete list of available publications in that language.The product use recommendations in these publications are based on the continuing programs of laboratory testing, product research, and comprehensive field experience of APA - The Engineered Wood Association and Engineered Wood Systems. However, because APA and EWS have no control over quality of workmanship or the conditions under which structural panels and engineered wood products are used, these organizations cannot accept responsibility for product performance or designs as actually constructed. Because engineered wood product performance requirements vary geographically, consult your local architect, engineer or design professional to assure compliance with code, construction, and performance requirements.
New and Revised Publications
Case Study: Kelowna Office Building, Form Q210, issued July 2014
Consejos Para Los Constructores: Evite el Pandeo con un Espaciado Adecuado, Form M300 LA, updated July 2014
Consejos Para Los Constructores: Construir un Sistema de Piso Sólido, Libre de Chirridos, Form Q300 LA, updated July 2014
Consejos Para Los Constructores: Minimice los Clavos Sobresalientes, Form S300 LA, issued July 2014
APA System Report: Use of Wood Structural Panels for Energy-Heel Trusses, Form SR-103, issued March 2014
ANSI/APA PRP 210-2014 Standard for Performance-Rated Engineered Wood Siding, Form PRP 210-2014, updated March 2014
Case Study: Placer River Trail Bridge, Form Q110, issued March 2014
IECC Compliance Options for Wood-Frame Wall Assemblies, Form P320, issued January 2014
APA Publication Catalog, Form B300, updated January 2014Mobile Builder Tips: The new mobile-friendly formatted Builder Tips are available for free download in PDF form and for purchase. View on your desktop or mobile device.
Reference Literature CDs Updated April 2014
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