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SMARTPLY VapAirTight Archives Passive House Institute Recommendation for Airtightness

SMARTPLY VapAirTight Archives Passive House Institute Recommendation for Airtightness

Thursday 29th October 2015

Following extensive testing by independent research body the Passive House Institute, the new SMARTPLY VapAirTight structural OSB panel has achieved recommendation from the PHI for airtightness after it delivered the excellent result of a q50 value of < 0,03 m³/h/m² for airflow rate. 

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New SMARTPLY FR OSB3 is a EuroClass Apart

New SMARTPLY FR OSB3 is a EuroClass Apart

Tuesday 29th September 2015

Leading manufacturer of Oriented Strand Board (OSB) SMARTPLY has introduced the innovative, new SMARTPLY FR (Flame Retardant) OSB3 to deliver predictable fire performance backed by independent verification for projects where Euroclass Reaction to Fire compliance is paramount.

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SMARTPLY Builds a Sustainable Case at U.K's Greenest Commercial Building

SMARTPLY Builds a Sustainable Case at U.K's Greenest Commercial Building

Monday 28th September 2015

More than 11,000m2 of SMARTPLY OSB3 has been used in the construction of the structural timber frame at the University of East Anglia’s (UEA) landmark new development The Enterprise Centre – the UK’s first commercial building designed to achieve both Passivhaus and BREEAM Outstanding certification.

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SMARTPLY VapAirTight Sets Industry-First

SMARTPLY VapAirTight Sets Industry-First

Monday 17th August 2015

SMARTPLY is set to revolutionise the way timber frame structures are designed and built with its latest technological innovation – the SMARTPLY VapAirTight structural OSB panel. With integrated vapour control properties and airtightness engineered into each panel, SMARTPLY VapAirTight has performed six times better than PassivHaus standard for air leakage, making it the ideal panel system for ultra-low energy buildings. 

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SMARTPLY Exhibits its Versatility at the Building Centre

SMARTPLY Exhibits its Versatility at the Building Centre

Wednesday 12th August 2015

The Building Centre has once again turned to the versatility, strength and durability of SMARTPLY OSB3 for a new major summer exhibition about architectural, planning and engineering visualisation. Suitable for a variety of building applications, the smart, cost-effective and environmentally friendly SMARTPLY OSB3 panels have been used to build stands, displays and seating areas at ‘Drawn to the Future’ which runs from 23rd July - 3rd October.

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Coillte Panel Products Supports Irish collaboration at London Festival of Architecture

Coillte Panel Products Supports Irish collaboration at London Festival of Architecture

Wednesday 10th June 2015

Leading Irish timber panel manufacturer, Coillte Panel Products has supported an innovative design collaboration between four Irish architectural practices and Irish Design 2015 for the London Festival of Architecture.  

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SMARTPLY Flame Retardant OSB3 Flooring Paves the Way for New Students in Liverpool

SMARTPLY Flame Retardant OSB3 Flooring Paves the Way for New Students in Liverpool

Thursday 14th May 2015

SMARTPLY FR/FR Build OSB3 from Coillte Panel Products has been used as a flame retardant flooring solution within a new seven-storey, timber frame accommodation building for students of John Moores University and University of Liverpool.

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Construction Commences on €59M SMARTPLY Facility

Construction Commences on €59M SMARTPLY Facility

Saturday 2nd May 2015

Minister Tom Hayes marks the beginning of the upgrade to the SMARTPLY OSB mill in Waterford, Ireland. 

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Coillte Panel Products Highly Commended at WPA Wood Protection Awards 2015

Coillte Panel Products Highly Commended at WPA Wood Protection Awards 2015

Wednesday 1st April 2015

Coillte Panel Products is pleased to announce that at the 2015 WPA Wood Protection Industry awards event, both SMARTPLY OSB and MEDITE MDF products were highly commended. 

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SMARTPLY Toughens Up for Coastal Site

SMARTPLY Toughens Up for Coastal Site

Monday 9th February 2015

SMARTPLY ToughPly has been utilised as hoarding in a coastal site at Blyth, Northumberland. 

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