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SMARTPLY Helps Deliver Cost Effective, Stylish Sustainable Hone in an Incredible Two-and-a Half Weeks

SMARTPLY Helps Deliver Cost Effective, Stylish Sustainable Hone in an Incredible Two-and-a Half Weeks

Thursday 30th June 2016

SMARTPLY PROPASSIV lived up to its reputation as the ideal panel system for ultra-low energy buildings by ensuring a private two-storey house exceeded the Passivhaus levels for airtightness.

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SMARTPLY the Durable Choice for Multimillion Pound Grandstand at Bath Racecourse

SMARTPLY the Durable Choice for Multimillion Pound Grandstand at Bath Racecourse

Thursday 30th June 2016

SMARTPLY SITEPROTECT was specified to withstand the worst of the elements to provide durable, aesthetic protection during construction of a multimillion pound grandstand at Bath Racecourse, Britain’s highest flat racing venue. Located 230 metres above sea level, the course is often affected by strong winds, making SMARTPLY SITEPROTECT the ideal choice as a long-standing safe hoarding for public and site workers alike.

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SMARTPLY Provides Safe, Sustainable and Smart Hoarding for City Building Site

SMARTPLY Provides Safe, Sustainable and Smart Hoarding for City Building Site

Tuesday 31st May 2016

SMARTPLY SITEPROTECT has provided an attractive, sustainable and durable hoarding to protect site workers and the general public during building renovation in Central London. A total of 300 sheets of the highly-engineered board were installed around the construction site in Wilton Road, Victoria, to form a hoarding which not only protects the public during building works, but caused minimal disruption due to its speed of installation.  

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SMARTPLY’S Latest Board a Triumph of Customer-Led Innovation

SMARTPLY’S Latest Board a Triumph of Customer-Led Innovation

Friday 20th May 2016

SMARTPLY, the smart, cost-effective, sustainable OSB, has moved to an even higher plane in terms of quality, design and innovation. Following feedback from customers, SMARTPLY OSB is now available in its flattest, smoothest most accurate form yet. 

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MEDITE SMARTPLY Discover a New Way to Exhibit at Ecobuild 2016

MEDITE SMARTPLY Discover a New Way to Exhibit at Ecobuild 2016

Wednesday 30th March 2016

MEDITE SMARTPLY provided a stunning showcase at this year’s Ecobuild by providing DISCOVER, the event’s show-stopping social centrepiece, as well as promoting its unrivalled range of quality sustainable wood panels.

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WikiHouse Could fix the Housing Crisis by Making Construction Accessible to all

WikiHouse Could fix the Housing Crisis by Making Construction Accessible to all

Friday 19th February 2016

The construction industry needs to build high volumes of affordable but energy efficient housing in order to meet Government targets of 400,000 new homes during the current Parliament. But with the added elements of a major skills shortage throughout the supply chain and the need to cut carbon emissions to meet Building Regulations and national commitments making this a perfect storm of challenges, how can industry deliver? Part of the solution to this daunting problem might already be here with the invention of the WikiHouse, a democratic as well as affordable approach to housebuilding that enables everyone to build a house.

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SMARTPLY PROPASSIV Ready to Build an Airtight Case at Ecobuild

SMARTPLY PROPASSIV Ready to Build an Airtight Case at Ecobuild

Tuesday 9th February 2016

Set to revolutionise the timber frame industry with its outstanding airtightness performance making it the ideal panel system for ultra-low energy buildings, the new SMARTPLY PROPASSIV structural OSB panel will be showcased at Ecobuild 2016 which takes place from 8th to 10th March at London’s ExCeL.  

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Ecobuild's Discover Design Charette Winner Revealed

Ecobuild's Discover Design Charette Winner Revealed

Wednesday 3rd February 2016

A collaborative design by students from Bartlett School of Architecture has been selected to create a show-stopping centrepiece at Ecobuild 2016. The DISCOVER feature stand will be the show’s central social hub, spotlighting forward-thinking construction and innovation. It will display shortlisted practices from the BD Architect of the Year Awards as well as sustainability solutions from Ecobuild’s Big Innovation Pitch shortlist for 2016. 

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SMARTPLY VapAirTight Plays an Active Role

SMARTPLY VapAirTight Plays an Active Role

Wednesday 13th January 2016

At an architect’s new timber frame home in Cork, Ireland, high racking strength and airtightness were crucial in the internal lining specification. With the installation of 240 sheets of the new SMARTPLY VapAirTight OSB3 panel, the house achieved an air change rate (n50) of 0.09 air changes per hour at 50Pa – six times better than recommended by the PassivHaus Institute.

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Discover MEDITE and SMARTPLY at Ecobuild 2016

Discover MEDITE and SMARTPLY at Ecobuild 2016

Monday 4th January 2016

Leading manufacturers of engineered wood panels, MEDITE - SMARTPLY have been announced as stand sponsors for a major new feature at Ecobuild 2016. DISCOVER, will be a social hub showcasing one of the UK’s premier architectural awards shortlist, a national initiative to find the next eco-innovator and a platform for future materials.

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