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Child-friendly

FINNFOREST’s low-slip deck board, WalkSure, has been specified at Parc Eglos Primary School in Helston, Cornwall, and is said to have provided the perfect solution, combining aesthetics and safety. Child-friendly WalkSure combines EPDM rubber with pressure-treated softwood in a single deck board, resulting in a safe low slip surface in both wet and dry conditions. It is also less abrasive ...

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Low-slip decking

FINNFOREST’s low-slip deck board, WalkSure, has provided “a safe, attractive alternative to traditional timber decking” for AquaGem, an Essex-based swim school for babies, toddlers, and schoolchildren. Installed in the indoor pool area, WalkSure combines EPDM rubber with pressure treated softwood in a single deck board. It is said to offer a safe low-slip surface in both wet and dry conditions. ...

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Prize-winning pavilion

The Hesse Architectural Prize has been awarded to a unique pavilion in the German spa town of Bad Hersfled. Constructed from Finnforest's Kerto laminated veneer lumber, the pavilion combines Kerto with glass and steel components. Designed by Hamburg architect Volker Petters, the structure is set into a water basin, on a raised concrete dais. The pavilion's exterior comprises 38 slim ...

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Intelligent technical detail

Finnforest has further developed its engineered timber systems to help architects, developers and contractors exceed energy performance targets for residential and commercial applications. The firm's Low Energy Wall and Roof solutions deliver intelligent technical detailing to form pre-engineered timber panels that embody an important strand in the energy performance equation for both Code Level 4 and BREEAM status, says the ...

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