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 Attends 13th Annual Women in Manufacturing SUMMIT 2023
This September, YKK AP America attended the 13th Annual Women in Manufacturing SUMMIT 2023 in San Diego, Calif. Led by vice president of organizational excellence, Patrys Wiid, a team of 10 employees participated in the three-day conference. The SUMMIT brought together more than 1,700 manufacturing professionals from across the country to hear inspiring keynote addresses, […]
YKK AP America Announces the Appointment of Ivan Zuniga as Director of Product Development
ATLANTA, Ga. (Oct. 2, 2023) – YKK AP America (YKK AP) today announced the appointment of Ivan Zuniga as Director of Product Development. In his new role, he will be responsible for leading, directing and overseeing daily operations of the product development group in an effort to accelerate product innovation and further the company’s global […]
YKK AP America Appoints Raymond Shelton as Chief Sustainability and Communications Officer
Shelton brings more than 30 years of experience to further advance YKK AP’s sustainability efforts ATLANTA, Ga. (Aug. 30, 2023) – YKK AP America (YKK AP) today announced the appointment of Raymond Shelton as Vice President/Chief Sustainability and Communications Officer. This underscores the company’s continued commitment to building a better society through architectural products that […]