Carter Holt Harvey

Taking timber technology to the next level.

Hyspan Beams

Laminated Veneer Lumber is an engineered plywood composite structural timber with great spanning capability. It is very strong and stable. It is made up of thin layers of timber sandwiched between adhesive. This is done under great heat and pressure. What you end up with is a very strong piece of timber that can span large gaps.

  • Long lengths
  • Easy to handle
  • Lightweight
  • Dimensionally stable
  • Straight and true
  • Made from 100% plantation pine
  • Cost effective

While LVL’s are more expensive than normal timber there are cost savings to be gained in the building process. All lengths are cut to the exact length and are true and straight, eliminating waste.

LVL Process 1
How to make laminated veneer lumber.
LVL Process 3

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