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Excellent technical properties make WISA-Trans a durable and trusted trailer flooring solution Story 07/03/2019 00:00:00

Excellent technical properties make WISA-Trans a durable and trusted trailer flooring solution

UK and Ireland’s leading trailer manufacturer SDC Trailers Ltd has used UPM Plywood’s WISA-Trans flooring panels ever since they were first introduced more than 20 years ago. The proven performance of WISA-Trans combined with UPM’s exceptional...

WISA-Birch and WISA-Spruce are architects' 'go to' products for an innovative building system Story 05/03/2019 10:00:00

WISA-Birch and WISA-Spruce are architects' 'go to' products for an innovative building system

Visitors to the Grand Designs Live exhibition in London May 4-12 will learn a great deal about two UPM WISA plywood products during a unique hands-on self-build presentation. WISA-Birch and WISA-Spruce is used by pioneering architects Studio Bark...

Future Africa innovation campus in Pretoria Story 04/24/2019 00:00:00

Future Africa innovation campus in Pretoria

In the first of a two-part case study for UPM Plywood, South African architect André Eksteen reveals why he is so inspired by WISA-Birch. André Eksteen's brief for the Future Africa Innovation Campus in Pretoria was, to say the least, a challenge ...

BMX start ramp covered with WISA-Wire Story 02/12/2019 00:00:00

BMX start ramp covered with WISA-Wire

Truck flooring made by UPM has a very unusual use around the world – getting BMX racers off to a flying start. UPM Plywood's WISA-Wire flooring works as a durable surface for start ramps on international championship arenas including the high spee...

UPM Plywood sponsors a show garden displaying Finnish nature at the RHS Chelsea Flower Show 2019 in London Story 12/05/2018 10:00:00

UPM Plywood sponsors a show garden displaying Finnish nature at the RHS Chelsea Flower Show 2019 in London

The Chelsea Flower Show is the most prominent gardening event in the world. The 2019 edition of the five-day event will be held between 21 and 25 May in the grounds of the Royal Hospital Chelsea in London, UK. The Royal Horticultural Society (RHS)...

Ireland's longest bridge stands tall - thanks to WISA-Form Birch Story 12/05/2018 00:00:00

Ireland's longest bridge stands tall - thanks to WISA-Form Birch

  A multi million euro road project in Ireland will soon come to fruition – and UPM's WISA-Form Birch plywood has played a key role in construction. Dragados and BAM Ireland, appointed by Transport Infrastructure Ireland, are building the 15km...

Wood adds warmth to interior design Story 07/11/2017 00:00:00

Wood adds warmth to interior design

Renovation of one summer cottage in the archipelago had two major objectives; the new interior surfaces needed to blend seamlessly into the old, and the interior had to fit in with the gorgeous view beyond the large windows. Birch plywood provided...

Transportation companies are convinced about the top performance of WISA-TopGrip Evo2 floors Story 09/20/2018 15:18:00

Transportation companies are convinced about the top performance of WISA-TopGrip Evo2 floors

Test users in Europe give excellent ratings to WISA-TopGrip Evo2 trailer flooring. The coated high-friction birch plywood panel has proven maximum performance in extreme use. Over the years, UPM Plywood has developed expertise and know-how of the...