Durable, stable and sustainable glulam structures
Accoya® wood is the result of decades of research and development combining the proven wood modification technique acetylation with leading-edge technology to create high-performance wood, ideal for glulam and structural timber design.
Radiata pine is modified through a non-toxic acetylation process that is sustainably certified and sets the new standard for wood performance. With a 50 year above and 25 year in ground warranty, Accoya® is a highly durable wood material proven to equal and outperform hardwoods. Some other key benefits of glulam made of Accoya® wood can also be found in its finish and sustainability qualities.
Accoya® wood opens many opportunities for architects, designers, and project developers looking to combine creative free forms and leading structural performance of glued laminated timber. With Accoya® wood’s versatility, you can achieve a beautiful finish without compromising structural performance and damaging the environment. This is ideal for all types of exterior applications, where enduring performance is key for timber trusses, portals, pergolas, and cladding.
Vicbeam is an approved manufacturer of Glulam made of Accoya® wood and are certified by Accsys to provide glulam solutions and manufacture with Accoya® wood, providing a new standard of structural glulam into the commercial market.