Accoya

Diplomatic gift to China makes a dragon out of Accoya

26 May 2015

The Government of France has gifted the President of China a 17-metre long wooden dragon to mark the 50th anniversary of diplomatic relations between the two nations.

Holiday retreat joins the Accoya club

19 May 2015

A private holiday retreat in the North of England has been decked out in Accoya wood to provide an attractive finish tough enough to deal with the varied local climate.

Accoya keeps the cool on the French Riviera

27 April 2015

Accoya modified wood is putting people in the shade in the French Riviera, where it was used to create the solar shading and louvres at a luxury condo complex in Saint Tropez.

Maastricht University selects Accoya as the ‘smart’ choice for cladding

23 April 2015

Maastricht University in the Netherlands has chosen to clad the new home of its Department of Psychology in Accoya modified wood.

Handcrafted rooflight casts light on Accoya

2 April 2015

A handmade timber rooflight made out of Accoya has been released in the UK.

French connection for Accoya modified wood

24 March 2015

Metsä Wood is looking to introduce France to the merits of Accoya with a range of decking and cladding made from the material.

Engineered Timber: Crafting a living space

Timber might be an ancient building material, but as these eye-catching projects demonstrate it readily combines its natural versatility with engineering innovation to create a future-proof construction solution

Dutch school given an Accoya makeover

5 March 2015

A run-down school in Bergen Op Zoom, Netherlands, has been given a new lease of life with the use of Accoya during extensive modernisation work.

Accoya strikes a pose in treehouse on the ground

24 February 2015

As treehouses go, it’s rather more terrestrial than arboreal, but that hasn’t stopped the architects invoking the “essence” of such a structure for a three-storey house built in Hampstead, London.

Presidential treatment for Accoya at historic Long Island home

6 January 2015

A thoroughly modern timber product is being used to refurbish an iconic piece of American history – Theodore Roosevelt’s ‘Summer White House’ at Long Island in New York State.

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