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International Beams LVL Now Available in Canada

Canadian builders, architects and design engineers welcomed the news that International Beams LVL is now available in Canada.

International Beams Laminated Veneer Lumber (LVL) is a premium quality structural product that is used for beam, header, joist and column applications.

The product made from laminated veneers of Douglas Fir, is available in thicknesses of 1½”, 1 ¾” and 3 ½” and widths ranging from 3 ½” to 24” and lengths up to 72 ft.

The manufacturing quality assurance program is third-party verified by APA – The Engineered Wood Association.

Manufactured under agreement with Murphy Company, International Beams LVL meets all Canadian Building Code requirements. The CCMC 13507-R report, (Canadian Construction Materials Centre) was issued Oct, 10, 2010 and can be downloaded from the International Beams website.

The IB Canadian Limit States Design LVL Design Manual is also available for download.

The product can be purchased from International Beams Canadian distributors.

Contact International Beams sales, or call Toll Free: 1-866-457-4043 or your local IB distributor for information on purchasing IB LVL in Canada.

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