penn state forest resources building

Case study looks at first-ever use of soft maple glulam in large-scale structure

The first-ever, large-scale structure supported by soft maple glulam beams is featured as a case study on The American Hardwood Information Center website. The case study features the 98,000-square-foot Forest Resources Building at Pennsylvania State University. It is the first documented use of soft maple glulam beams as opposed to industry-standard softwood glulams. The...