Posts in Category: Publications

A Wood Building 'At Home' on Its Site 

First Tech Federal Credit Union Finds Mass Timber Affordable Choice
A new case study published by APA – The Engineered Wood Association shows how mass timber proved to be the ideal material for First Tech Federal Credit Union’s new campus in Hillsboro, Oregon. The owners and design team say the finished building... 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