METRIC DESIGN GUIDE
Multnomah, OR, can supply 50 - 100 piece orders (Paul Brooks/Anne Snyder, 503-297-
Murphy Plywood OR, can make metric plywood (John Murphy/Mark Gryziec, 503-459-
Oregon Strand Board, OR, can make metric engineering panels, similar to plywood, at no
additional cost. Minimum order is one truckload (Joe Maliszewski, 503-466-5177).
Potlatch, WA, has exported metric, can make metric sizes (C. D. Whitney/Mac Ryerse,
Roseburg Forest Products, OR, makes 6 - 19 mm thick plywood, can make metric sheets.
Makes other metric wood building products. Minimum order is one truckload (Dave
Adams/Kevin Barry, 503-679-3311).
Stone Forest Industries, OR, currently produces both metric dimensional and thickness
plywood. This firm could produce about two pressloads (about 60 sheets) minimum order
but premiums would apply to small orders of this size (Lain Osborn/Tom Clow, 800-541-
Vancouver Standard has made metric sizes, can make metric sizes. Generally makes AC
and higher grade (Ken Trimbell/Bill Sparks, 800-367-0038).
Raised Access Flooring
C-TEC, Inc., Grand Rapids, MI, makes a 600 by 600 mm access flooring product line
called the Metric Panel (Don Heeney, 616-243-2211).
Interstitial Systems, Oakbrook, IL, currently manufactues a 600 by 600 mm raised floor
system (Bill Collier, 708-691-8600).
Tate Access Floors, Inc, Jessup, MD, currently produces a 600 by 600 mm access floor in
light, medium, and heavy duty ratings. Generally, component unit prices are the same as
English sizes (Lida Poole, 410-799-0123/Victor Sainato, 410-799-4200).
USG Interiors/Donn, Chicago, IL, regularly makes metric access flooring in one of its four
product lines (William E. Nelson 312-606-5358/David C. Vanosdall, 312606-3804).