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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
 

2017 APA Safety and Health Award Winners Announced 

Program Honors Manufacturers for Safety Strides
APA – The Engineered Wood Association recently announced the winners of its 2017 Safety and Health Awards, a program that encourages and recognizes safety and operational excellence in the North American structural panel and engineered wood... read more
 

APA, EWTA 2017 Annual Reports Published 

APA and the Engineered Wood Technology Association (EWTA) released their 2017 annual reports this week. The APA report includes: A message from the Chairman A message from the President An update on strategic priorities and... read more
 

APA Releases 2018 Structural Panel & Engineered Wood Yearbook 

Structural panel production in North America projected to be over 1 billion square feet in 2018
The 2018 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 engineered ... read more
 

Ashlee Cribb Elected to APA Board of Trustees 

The APA Board of Trustees has approved the nomination of Ashlee Cribb, Vice President of Structural Products for Roseburg Forest Products. Cribb, who was recently promoted to her current position with Roseburg, is responsible for the sales and... 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