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We recently used these kinds of trusses on a police station in central
california. 
The truss manufacturer was Gang-Nail out of San Luis Obispo CA.  
They were able to conform to the special design criteria required by
Code.

Lynn 

Joyce Fuss wrote:
> 
> Has anyone had experience in using metal plate-connected wood trusses on
> state-owned essential services buildings?  We have managed to avoid this
> in the past, but now we have a state client who is insisting on it for
> many of their buildings.  I am not aware of any truss manufacturers who
> will provide designs meeting the CBC chapter 23A requirements.   Any
> assistance will be greatly appreciated.
>