Norbord answers the call of the Royal Marines
Royal Marines are enjoying new kitchens at their barracks in North Devon after Norbord, a leading wood panel manufacturer, answered an appeal for help on social media.
13 AUG 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
Modern apprenticeships boost from partnership with college
A new Modern Apprenticeship programme has been created at Norbord, Inverness.
26 MAR 2018
Loft living with CaberBoard flooring
Leeds-based New Storey Homes, who specialise in loft conversions and expanding storage spaces, repeatedly chooses Norbord’s CaberDek for its builds as it is easy to use and is a consistently reliable product.
26 JUL 2019
Let sleeping dogs lie with Norbord’s super-quiet flooring
Norbord’s CaberFloor P5 – the UK’s most specified chipboard flooring product, has been upgraded to produce a high performance floor with reduced impact and airborne noise transmission.
25 JAN 2019
Keep Carbon Locked In
In the wood panels industry, among others, wood is made into into panels that lock up carbon for many decades. Norbord continues to campaign.
04 SEP 2017
Jewson awards Norbord with ‘Supplier of the Year’ accolade
Norbord Europe Ltd was presented with the ‘Best Overall Supplier 2017’ award by Jewson at Jewson Live in December 2017.
21 DEC 2017
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
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
Housebuilders – A sound way to soundproof homes in this noisy world
The world is noisy! We are surrounded by more people and more “things” as we progress onwards and upwards. It’s fast and furious everywhere – motorways, workplaces, people, technology; the list is endless! All good stuff when we want it. And, for most, the safe, quiet haven is the home – that is, if there’s the ability to eliminate noisy neighb...
02 SEP 2019