Laminated Beams are superior in all strength characteristics to solid sawn lumber; they resist checking and twisting because of the use of multiple plies of kiln dried lumber, bonded together with waterproof phenol-resorcinol adhesive.
Rigidply Rafters Inc., has been manufacturing glue laminated products since 1954. We are confident that with our efficient manufacturing plant, engineering and sales personnel, we can ensure you a dimensionally stable and dependable product. The Rigidply Rafters Inc. Quality Control Laboratory performs daily tests on the glue joints for strength and durability. Our quality control system is approved and monitored by the American Institute of Timber Construction.
Our beams are available in Southern Yellow Pine, treated Southern Yellow Pine (0.6 pcf CCA) Douglas Fir, Alaskan Yellow Cedar, and Port Orford.
In the final phase of the manufacturing process the beams can be cut, drilled, stained, and sealed to your specification. A protective wrapping can be applied to maintain the beauty and quality of the beams during delivery and installation.
Let your Architectural creativity run wild!
Rigidply Rafters can design and create Curved Structural and Non-Structural Members for even the most complex members. Our in-house engineers and sales personnel can work with you to help realize your architectural visions.
Common applications for Curved Laminated Products are:
- Curved Headers for porches and towers
- Curved Beams for:
- Arched Ceilings and Rafters
- Pedestrian Bridges
- Encasements/Headers for large openings
Contact us via GluLam Sales Department: firstname.lastname@example.org