Boards and surfaces
Our 18 mm plywood boards are made of birch and come from northern European and sustainable forestry.
The cover layers are available in four options:
- Veneered surfaces in oak, maple and beech, many other types of wood possible.
The surfaces are treated twice with hard wax oil.
- Eco-surfaces of the company Koskisen with water colour and transparent seal.
- HPL surfaces from Pfleiderer, each 0.8 mm, surface structure Top Velvet.
Very durable, long living and scratch-resistant.
- Melamine white resin surface.
Details about the boards used by TAVAR:
KoskiDecor white (birch plywood)
Melamine resin 440 g/m² / white opaque coating.
Melamine resin 220 g/m² / thinner white coating, yet opaque.
KoskiDecor Eco Transparent (birch plywood, varnished in color)
Extensive colour palette.
Water-based paint application, thereby emphasizing the natural birch veneer look.
Colorless melamine resin coating.
Smooth, semi-gloss, durable surface.
Surface hygienic and easy to clean.
Odorless and tasteless.
KoskiDecor is manufactured by Koskisen Oy in Finland, a family business with decades of experience in wood. The KoskiDecor plywood is consistently produced from the best birch veneers and is characterized by tight veneer veneer layers. The extraordinary and documented quality is visible down to the smallest detail.
KoskiDekor is ideal for demanding and aesthetic use with special demands on resilience such as for high-quality furniture and interior design, day-care centers, individual kitchen, office and shop construction and design solutions for shelving systems and cabinet elements.
More information about KoskiDecor can be found here:
Europlac BIRKOPLEX precious wood veneer with wax oil
Birch plywood through and through BFU 100, with densely-packed middle layers.
Noble veneer in oak, beech, maple.
Altogether approx. 140 different kinds of wood as special order possible.
More information about Europlac BIRKOPLEX can be found here:
Details on other surfaces / coatings used by TAVAR:
Pfleiderer panel coating Duropal HPL, structure “Top Velvet”
Extensive colour palette.
Further information on Pfleiderer and Duropal HPL can be found here (texts in German):
The connectors are made of high quality certified maple and European oak.
The surfaces are treated with Resit wax resin, based on natural shellac, oil, wax and fermentation alcohol.
At the Hesse Lignal lab, our connectors were treated with various combined preparations and tested to develop the optimal surface and best possible sun protection against bleachery and change in colour.
The connectors used by TAVAR:
Maple white (solid wood)
Surface treatment with white pigmented Resit wax resin
Natural oak (solid wood)
Surface treatment with transparent Resit wax resin
Oak black (solid wood)
Surface treatment with black pigmented Resit wax resin
The connectors are manufactured by the company Josef Wochner, Heiligenzimmern.
Further information about Josef Wochner can be found here:
Details about the furniture fittings used by TAVAR:
Blum furniture fittings
Further information about fittings and quality of the company Blum can be found here (text in German):
Details about the glass used by TAVAR:
Creaglas® ESG Float
“Furniture glass production”, therefore no approval according to DIN EN 12150-2!
More information about Creaglas can be found here (text in German):
The machining of the TAVAR boards by means of CNC is done by:
Carpentry Mario Beck:
The processing of TAVAR furniture accessories takes place in cooperation with:
Carpentry Lebenshilfe Lueneburg-Harburg:
Further information about Lebenshilfe Lueneburg-Harburg can be found here (text in German):