BANOVA® – High-quality light plywood produced from FSC®– certified balsa sheets
BANOVA® are high-quality, ultra-lightweight panels based on balsa wood veneer for structural components, fittings, furniture and display. BANOVA® offers minimal weight with high stability. BANOVA® is also combined with different materials in order to fulfill additional requirements. Therefore, the adaptability of these materials is nearly unlimited. Balsa trees grow in our FSC®-certified plantations (FCS-C019065) in just 5 years and then are processed to lightweight yet sturdy BANOVA® quality-balsa sheet materials.
BANOVA® PLUS – Lightweight and high performance
BANOVA® PLUS is the world’s lightest plywood with a core made of balsa from 100% FSC®-certified plantations (FSC-C019065). Its weight reduction of 50-70% in comparison to conventional wood panels is impressive, as is the high thermal insulation and lamination abilities. The panel is refined with a regionally available light hardwood, which provides thin but more resistant high end surfaces. The new product is easy to process and brings high value to the manufacturing chain as well as in the final application.
BANOVA® SUPERFLEX – Extremely flexible bendable plywood
BANOVA® SUPERFLEX is highly flexible bending plywood used for curved components. In conjunction with thin facings, small radius can be created with only one layer of BANOVA® SUPERFLEX, where traditional bending plywood would require two or more layers. Besides being lightweight and environmentally compatible, BANOVA® SUPERFLEX offers the possibility of using existing woodworking tools as well as established connecting and bonding techniques.