Posts in Category: Industry

2019 APA Safety and Health Award Winners Announced 

Solid Strides Forward in Worker Safety During 2019
APA – The Engineered Wood Association has announced the winners of its 2019 Safety and Health Awards. The program celebrates safety and operational excellence in the structural panel and engineered wood industry. Resolute-LP Engineered Wood and... read more

Charles Hartke Joins APA as Quality Services Director 

Charles Hartke has joined APA – The Engineered Wood Association as director of the Quality Services Division. In this role, Hartke will oversee APA’s accredited certification programs, auditing and inspection of member products, and the staff... read more

APA’s Additional Plans to Manage Coronavirus Risk 

As the number of COVID-19 cases continue to grow in the U.S., APA has taken additional steps to help prevent the spread of the coronavirus. Our goal remains to lessen exposure of Association staff and their families to the virus, while minimizing... read more

APA Promotes Sonya Bachlmayr to Vice President 

Sonya Bachlmayr has been promoted to vice president of finance and strategy for APA – The Engineered Wood Association, a recognition unanimously supported and approved by the APA Board of Trustees. The promotion recognizes that her... read more

APA and International Code Council Publish IRC Lateral Bracing Guide 

Updated edition of the book aims to improve understanding and application of the 2018 IRC lateral bracing requirements
A new illustrated book, co-published by the International Code Council (ICC) and APA – The Engineered Wood Association, provides an explanation of the lateral bracing provisions of the 2018 International Residential Code (IRC). The Guide to the 2018 ... read more

New Trustees Join APA Board 

Four new trustees have been elected to the APA – The Engineered Wood Association Board of Trustees, filling vacancies created by retirements and new executive assignments. Bruce Alexander, Senior Vice President, Sales, Marketing and Logistics for ... read more

Dennis Hardman Named Bronson Lewis Award Winner 

Click the image for a high resolution version. Dennis Hardman, former president of APA – The Engineered Wood Association and longtime leader in the engineered wood industry, was honored with the Bronson J. Lewis Award at the APA Annual... read more

APA Releases 2017 Structural Panel & Engineered Wood Yearbook 

Engineered wood products output projected to increase 5 percent in 2017
The 2017 Structural Panel & Engineered Wood Yearbook has been released by APA – The Engineered Wood Association. The yearbook includes an analysis of the U.S., Canadian, and global economies, focusing on factors that impact demand for... read more