Kerto Laminated Veneer Lumber
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Metsä Woods Kerto is a laminated veneer lumber (LVL) product used in all types of construction projects – from new buildings to renovations and repairs. Kerto is strong and dimensionally stable, delivering its high-strength from its homogeneous bonded structure.
Kerto is produced from 3 mm thick, rotary-peeled softwood veneers that are glued together to form a continuous sheet. The sheet is cut to length and sawn into beams, planks or panels in accordance with the customer´s requirements. Kerto products are CE marked and certified by the VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland, no 184/03.
Typical applications of Kerto include: beams, joists, trusses, frames, components for roofs, floor and wall elements, components for the door and vehicle industry, concrete formwork and scaffold planking.