Setting the Industry's Highest Performance Standards

APA is a leader in the area of glued engineered wood products and construction systems testing and research. The Association’s 42,000-square-foot research center is a state-of-the-art laboratory staffed by experienced engineers, wood scientists and engineering technicians, and equipped with modern research and testing equipment. Research is always linked to carefully evaluated market needs and opportunities and serves as the engineering foundation of the Association’s market support and development programs.