The Truss Plate Institute (TPI) announced today the opening of a Public Review & Comment period for the draft BSR/TPI 3-2014 “Design of Bracing for Metal Plate Connected Wood Trusses”. The Public Review & Comment period is open until September 22, 2014.
TPI began the process of developing the new TPI 3 standard in March of 2009 with the formation of a Project Committee representing a cross section of the industry. The current draft, now open for Public Review, is the culmination of the Project Committee’s efforts. You can find out more about the scope of the TPI 3 Project Committee and other TPI Project Committees by visiting the Standards Overview page on our website.
Those wishing to comment on the TPI 3 draft of the standard should submit comments to TPI using the TPI 3-2014 Public Review COMMENT SUBMITTAL FORM prior to the close of the Public Review Period on September 22, 2014.
Printed copies of the draft standard are also available for $20 each plus tax and shipping & handling (prepaid by check or money order) and can be ordered directly from TPI. Send your request with check or money order to Truss Plate Institute, 218 North Lee Street, Suite 312; Alexandria, VA 22314, (703) 683-1010.
View the official TPI Press Release here.