Environment Secretary visits Stirling manufacturer to hear challenges facing UK wood basket
Secretary of State for the Environment Food and Rural Affairs, the Rt Hon Michael Gove MP, met with one of the UK’s leading wood panel producers to hear about the challenges they’re facing sourcing their main raw material.
28 MAY 2019
A guide to choosing the most suitable CaberWood MDF for your application
Norbord, the leading manufacturer in the UK of engineered wood based panels, has released a handy guide to help tradespeople, architects and specifiers know which product from its Medium Density Fibreboard portfolio, CaberWood MDF, is the most suitable for their project.
28 MAY 2019
Occupational Health and Mental Health at Norbord
Mental health problems are common and can affect anyone. One in 4 people in the UK are affected by mental health problems of some type at any point in their lives.
15 MAY 2019
Norbord appoints new National Sales Manager for UK & Ireland
Norbord has appointed Sanjit Dosanjh as National Sales Manager for the UK & Ireland. Formerly National Product Manager and then National Sales Manager at Kingspan Insulation UK, Sanjit is well versed in the needs of housebuilders and builders’ merchants.
14 MAY 2019
Taekwondo kids get a kick out of sponsorship
Young members of the LCD Taekwondo club in Stirling, Scotland got a big kick out of a recent sponsorship by Norbord – it helped them to stage their first-ever team tournament.
13 MAY 2019
Furnish with Norbord
The UK market for wood panel products is dominated by the construction industry for structural, aesthetic and fitting-out purposes. Where MDF excels too is in furniture; its consistent and reliable physical characteristics, and the ease with which it can be machined, makes it ideal for manufacturing carcasses and frames.
08 MAY 2019
Norbord sponsors local rugby team
Players at Bannockburn Rugby Club are playing in a brand new kit this season thanks to a major sponsorship by Norbord.
07 MAY 2019
CaberWood MDF – the legend continues
Norbord’s CaberWood range of Medium Density Fibreboard (MDF), the longest standing portfolio on the market, is one of the most versatile. The resulting board is tough, easily worked and ideal for a mind-boggling range of building applications – from skirting boards, architraves and mouldings to furniture and fittings.
02 MAY 2019
Practical points - SterlingOSB StrongFix
New SterlingOSB Zero StrongFix is an OSB panel designed to be used in drylining applications. It is simple to fit, highly versatile and ideal for fixing cabinets, radiators, wash basins, railings and other heavy fixtures to stud walls.
02 APR 2019
Be sofa sturdy with SterlingOSB Zero furniture
Norbord’s SterlingOSB Zero panel board is also proving a great success in furniture due to its inherent strength, durability and environmental characteristics.
28 MAR 2019