Industry News & Information

Specifying the right plywood for concrete formwork 

As seen in "Construction Specifier"
Concrete formwork may represent close to half the cost of a concrete structure. For cost-effective building, contractors select forming panels that will stand up to the job and to multiple uses. Read more > read more

Three Surefire Ways to Select Concrete Forming Panels 

As seen in "Concrete Construction"
Whether you’re looking for hundreds of reuses or a distinctive surface texture, there’s a concrete forming panel that is right for your project. Contractors must carefully evaluate and choose wood structural concrete forming panels to properly... read more

APA Exhibiting at the 2017 World of Concrete 

APA/Performance Panels will be exhibiting at the World of Concrete in the Las Vegas Convention Center, Las Vegas, NV Tuesday, January 17-Thursday, January 20, 2017. Stop by our booth N2064 for some solid advice on concrete forming panels. read more

Facts about Formaldehyde Emissions and Exemptions 

APA has published a fact sheet that addresses concerns related to structural wood panels and explains why plywood and OSB manufactured to U.S. Product Standards PS 1 and PS 2 have such low emission levels that they are exempt from the leading... read more