History & core values

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Above: Stacking wooden cleats / © JJ Bernier


Founded in 2007, Woodenha is driven by several ideas:


- Enhancing the performance of wood as a building material,

- Making wooden designs last longer,

- Improving the safety of people and buildings,

- Providing durable materials.


Woodenha is the only wood enhancement facility in Europe that has a Research & Development division, including complete laboratory and pilot testing equipment and fire testing equipment. Woodenha keeps on investing continuously in the development of wood enhancement technology.


The company has actively committed its business in four innovative fields of activities considered as high techologies for the wood industry: fire retardant systems, kiln drying, high-density timber and block staining.


Our day-to-day tools for performance lay amongst R&D, synergy between regulation requirements and architectural wills, high quality of products and services, consulting and expertise.


This onward development strategy has lead us to being the #1 expert of fire retardant technologies for wood, wood-based material and all kind of material made out of natural fibers. Every of our technologies have been tested and certified in european certified laboratories.


Woodenha has starded from scratch and from the strong belief that every added value and welth is created by the industry which must show innovation and quality skills.


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Above: FIre retarding lumber slices / © JJ Bernier



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