Richmond International Engineered Wood Division is the Exclusive U.S. Distributor of C4Ci’s iPro® Design Software

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Richmond International Engineered Wood Division is now the exclusive U.S. distributor of C4Ci’s design software iPro®. This software suite allows designers and specifiers to choose North American engineered wood manufacturers, I-Joists, engineered wood beams, glulam, and conventional lumber in a single design. The iPro software suite is multilingual and able to design to most common building codes.

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iPro has a modern user interface incorporating the MicroSoft 2007/2010 ribbon format and has full on-board CAD functionality, eliminating the need for additional drawing software. iPro® designs to multiple building codes including NBCC 2005 and IBC 2009 and provides real-time, on-screen monitoring of design costs. Using a single file structure and customizable templates, full design calculations and 3D visualization can be generated streamlining the design process. Full load transfer can be calculated through multiple levels, and load path funneling for window placement in walls. Free 14 day trials of iPro® are available by calling 1-877-937-4776 or by visiting

iPro® is also supported by the single member sizing program iPro® Xpress™ which empowers designers and specifiers to quickly size and design structural beam members in one program – saving valuable time on every project. The product selector enables the designer to compare cost and performance of any engineered wood, glulam, or conventional lumber beam. The friendly user interface created in a logical design sequence generates clear graphics and can simultaneously design to multiple products. An easily accessible web download is available at

Richmond International Engineered Wood Division is a unit of Richmond International Forest Products – a subsidiary of Forest City Trading Group, one of the largest wholesale lumber companies in the United States. Richmond’s traditional expertise in supply chain management will ensure on-ground inventory and inbound materials that will meet demands quickly. The people behind Richmond International Engineered Wood Division have been in the engineered wood business for over 20 years. We have experience in all aspects of delivering quality products to the end user including: design software, manufacturing, engineering, distribution and retail operations. We offer personalized service to meet many needs.


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