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Click on the following link to view Summit Engineering's Long Span Truss Lift Plan video.

This article concludes, saying : "the more common truss signs become, the more lives they’ll save."

Many employers are making changes to their health plans as a result of health care reform coverage mandates.

In its June 5, 2013, Framework Online, the Steel Framing Alliance republished a recent SBCA article in SBC Industry News regarding the June 1 effective date of new SP lumber design values.

ASCE testified before a joint Congressional hearing entitled, “Federal Efforts to Reduce the Impacts of Windstorms,” which was focused on the recent tornadoes in Oklahoma and pending legislation.

Please join us for our next Annual Workshop, Navigating Obamacare: Charting the Best Course for Your Business on Tuesday, June 11. Click here to register for workshop.

With the June 1 effective date for Southern Pine design values right around the corner, now is a good time to review the guidance and state-of-the-art tools SBCA has shared this year with members.

There are a wide variety of groups that have addressed, and will continue to address, the imminent implementation of the new Southern Pine (SP) design values.

The following article summarizes the recent changes made to Appendix A of the Southern Pine Inspection Bureau's (SPIB) Supplement 13 to the 2002 Standard Grading Rules for Southern Pine Lumber.

 

 

This webinar will provide some helpful information on what you, the employer, could and/or should do to comply with the next phase of the law as it becomes effective January 1, 2014.