Ohio Structural Glued Laminated Timber of Hardwood Species Specifications Code 1996

Adoption Info

Effective Dates January 1, 1996 – Present

Adopts with Amendments AITC 119-96 Standard Specifications for Structural Glued Laminated Timber of Hardwood Species

Overview AITC 119-96 is a standard developed by the American Institute of Timber Construction (AITC) that provides guidelines and requirements for the manufacturing, quality control, and structural design of glued laminated timber (glulam) made from hardwood species. It includes specifications for the properties, dimensions, and quality of hardwood glulam products to ensure they meet both structural and performance requirements.

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The 1996 Ohio Structural Glued Laminated Timber of Hardwood Species Specifications Code is based on AITC 119-96 with Ohio-specific amendments. This code sets the minimum standards for the quality, manufacturing, and structural properties of glued laminated timber made from hardwood species within the state of Ohio. The Ohio-specific amendments include additional provisions tailored to the unique structural and environmental conditions in Ohio, ensuring the safety, reliability, and performance of hardwood glulam products.