contractors must assess their building products from many different
viewpoints. Is it
structurally sound; is it cost effective; and just
importantly, is it "green"? In other words,
what's the environmental
impact of this product? Is it a sustainable forest resource?
Wood Corporation's line of engineered wood
products meet all of the
challenges facing today's builder. Engineered wood products make
efficient use of forest resources.
awareness has created a huge demand for products that are sustainable,
energy efficient, environmentally friendly, and where exposed, look
beautiful. Engineered wood products are all that and more. They are
structurally superior to sawn timber, often made from recycled
materials, and are much more cost efficient. Consider also the fact
that a tree absorbs during it's lifetime
almost 150% of it's weight in
carbon dioxide and when harvested, locks that carbon up for generations.
selective utilization of
wood components, a long list of efficient engineered wood products has
Structural Wood Corporation (SWC) endeavors to market
these products to enhance building architecture, improve
efficiency of industry designs, and provide lasting beauty and strength
to our structures in the way only nature can.
following list of materials
constitute a large part of the available engineered wood products and
related accessories at SWC. This product line at SWC has evolved due
to industry demands and
technical innovations. Our products comply with the latest ANSI, AITC,
and APA/EWS starndards. We welcome your input and questions about the
use of any of the following or any of the structural wood
products that are part of the ever
changing building industry.