Learn, Collaborate and Create with YKK AP
As we respond to the evolving conditions surrounding the global pandemic, YKK AP is committed to providing our community of architects and glazing contractors with continued support during these unprecedented times. We offer the tools to support your critical projects – from wherever you are working.
Below is a list of tools and resources to help support you:
YKK AP Branch Support
Our branches are open and ready to serve our architect and glazing contractor communities during this time.
Virtual Box Lunches for Architects
We are now offering virtual box lunch opportunities to provide continued education for you and your team.
YKK AP’s Digital Architecture Toolbox
We offer several digital tools to move the design process forward effectively and efficiently. Leverage MyThermalAssistant to find the right product to meet thermal requirements for your project, easily integrate BIM models into your designs, and review our product manual and design guides – from anywhere, at any time.
AIA Free Continuing Education for Architects
AIA is now offering free online courses for members in its continuing education center, AIAU. YKK AP is a Registered Provider with AIA Continuing Education Systems and offers several courses for credit.
For Glazing Contractors:
YKK AP’s Digital Glazing Contractor Toolbox
We offer several digital tools to move your mission-critical projects forward. Leverage Y-VIEW to gain valuable access to all of our standard and custom extrusion, parts, and fastener drawings. Use Y-DESIGN to validate the system’s ability to meet deflection, allowable stress and end load reaction requirements, and determine whether steel reinforcement is required. When you are ready, EZ Submittal allows you to create submittal packages in minutes – from wherever you work.
News and Events
#YKKAPProud: Employee Perspectives
Tom Shook is a Territory Sales Manager in North Carolina. After more than 34 years of working at YKK AP, he tells us about his career evolution and how the company culture has kept him engaged over the long term. Tom, tell us about how you got your start with the company. I was looking […]
YKK AP America Breaks Ground on New Residential Manufacturing Facility in Macon, Ga.
MACON, Ga. (Oct. 6, 2022) – On Oct. 4, YKK AP America Inc. (YKK AP) officially broke ground on a new residential window and door manufacturing facility in Macon-Bibb County, Ga. A groundbreaking ceremony was held in Macon with Mayor Lester Miller, Chairman of Macon-Bibb County Industrial Authority, Robbie Fountain, and other local leaders in […]
YKK AP America Hires Justin Ridley as Northern California Architectural Sales Representative
ATLANTA (Sept. 14, 2022) – YKK AP America today announced the addition of Justin Ridley as architectural sales representative. Ridley will service the Northern California region, collaborating closely with architects, and glazing contractors from concept to completion. Ridley comes to YKK AP after having spent more than 15 years in the architecture, engineering and construction […]