Based in Halifax, West Yorkshire, Hanson Plywood specialise in the import, storage and distribution of wood based panel products throughout the UK. We pride ourselves on our technical knowledge and customer service, with dedicated staff assisting with the selection and specification of products for individual projects and jobs.
For more information about the services we provide please call us on
01422 330 444
Panels comprising of at least three layers (or ‘plies’) of thin wood bonded together with an adhesive. Each ply is usually orientated at a right angle to the adjacent layer in order to improve strength and reduce the probability of shrinkage.
Oriented Strand Board (OSB) is a resin-bonded panel comprised of small strands of wood with good dimensional stability and no knots or defects.
Wet process and dry process fibreboards fit for a range of general and unique applications.
Particleboard, or chipboard, consists of woodchips, flakes, shavings and sawdust which are compressed and bonded with heat and resin.
A collection of panels using blocks of timber in their construction.
Flexible panels are ideal for non-structural applications where curvature and creativity are essential.
A vast array of decorative finishes on plywood, MDF, Chipboard and Blockboard panels.
A range of panels manufactured to intentionally reduce the spread of flames and delay ignition in the event of a fire.
Through our wide network of suppliers, we offer a complete cutting, laminating and machining service in addition to all of our stock range to help meet specific manufacturing requirements.
The information on panel products can be quite limited in many educational courses relating to architecture and design. This is why we are happy to provide assistance with specification for any end use.
Please view our dedicated website which acts as a clear and easy to understand guidance for the specification of plywood in construction applications. www.theplywoodspecifiersguide.co.uk
As a naturally renewable material, timber products and their forest sources must be protected and properly managed.
Hanson Plywood is proud to form part of the Approved RIBA CPD Providers Network offering a unique and informative CPD.
Answering your most commonly asked questions regarding specifications for wood based panel products.
Joint collaboration project between Identify and Prime Creative.