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
YKK AP Takes Home 2021 Glass Magazine Award
Glass Magazine announced the winners of the 2021 Glass Magazine Awards. The prestigious glass and metal industry awards program honors companies in 14 categories, and this year’s winners present a remarkable industry that is still innovating, still growing and still building. “This year’s winners show why glass is the best material choice for performance, strength, […]
YKK AP Presents 2021 Core Values Awards Winners
At YKK AP, our core values are at the heart of our business. Each year, we present the Core Values Awards to employees who live out our values daily – building experience to create success, being a person of trust, integrity, and respect, and insistence on quality in everything they do. This year, we are […]
YKK AP America Inc. Raises Minimum Wage to $15 an Hour
New minimum wage is effective beginning this Labor Day, Sept. 6 AUSTELL, Ga. (Aug. 30, 2021) – YKK AP America Inc. (YKK AP), a leading manufacturer of award-winning commercial facade systems and residential doors and windows, today announced it will raise its minimum starting wage to $15 an hour. The change will be effective beginning […]