Impact of government biomass policy on wood-using industries
Use Wood Wisely website answers the demand for easily-digestible information on the issue of UK power stations burning wood to generate electricity.
05 MAR 2018
Shhhh! Norbord’s new flooring is very hush-hush!
CaberAcoustic from Norbord comprises 28mm and 32mm variants of tongue-and-grooved particleboard panels with a 10mm sound-reducing layer bonded to the underside.
05 MAR 2018
CaberShieldPlus, flooring that keeps you building even with the roof off.
CaberShieldPlus is the ideal flooring solution when building in Britain’s unpredictable climate.
05 MAR 2018
Norbord achieves Structural Timber Assure Gold status
Norbord’s position in the timber frame industry, as manufacturer of key product, SterlingOSB, has been acknowledged by reaching the Structural Timber Association’s (STA) Assure Gold status.
12 MAR 2018
Norbord invests in occupational health at all three UK plants
Allison O’Connor, Terri Brydon and Kim Clee have more than 90 years of nursing experience between them and, as Norbord’s three UK-site Occupational Health Advisors, they are putting their knowledge to good use by providing a range of services to help keep employees safe and well at work
14 MAR 2018
Modern apprenticeships boost from partnership with college
A new Modern Apprenticeship programme has been created at Norbord, Inverness.
26 MAR 2018
Right royal day out for safety duo
Norbord’s Devon-based Health & Safety Manager, Maria Collett, and Caberdecor/Lamination Operator, Tony Waters, enjoyed a royal day out when they attended The Royal Society for Prevention of Accidents (RoSPA) Centenary Royal Garden Party at Buckingham Palace.
12 APR 2018
Jennifer’s visit helps to fire Kenyan Girls’ enthusiasm
Jennifer MacDonald, a Norbord employee who is based at the company’s Inverness plant, swapped the cold and rain of the Scottish Highlands for the sun and heat of eastern Africa when she spent five days teaching pupils in a remote girls school in Kenya.
16 APR 2018
£95million mill expansion unveiled by the First Minister
On April 23 2018, First Minister, Nicola Sturgeon unveiled a new manufacturing line at Norbord’s Inverness plant following a £95million investment.
24 APR 2018
SterlingOSB gives factory canteen an edgy industrial look
SterlingOSB has provided an engineering company with the perfect combination of aesthetics and practicality for fitting out its new staff canteen.
27 APR 2018