LVL - Laminated Veneer Lumber - comparable in strength to steel and concrete with all the flexibility and environmental benefits of wood
Wesbeam’s LVL is a lightweight, high-strength building material engineered from renewable and sustainably sourced Western Australian timbers. Our range of LVL products are designed to span further and weigh less to optimise efficiency in design and construction.
Wesbeam’s Design Centre offers an engineering and design service in the use of Wesbeam and other complementary products for residential, multi-residential and commercial structures
Over 85% of Australian detached houses are constructed using lightweight timber framing.
Tall Timber Building Systems [TTBS] provides a range of engineered wood based solutions for commercial and multi-residential structures
Readily available and lightweight for its strength. Strong, sustainable and carbon capturing, wood is the greatest renewable resource
Wesbeam is Australia’s only LVL manufacturer and distributor - with a world class factory in Perth and next day delivery from Wesbeam distribution centres.
Wesbeam provides engineering, technical, software and sales support nationally. Our comprehensive library of technical documents is available here.
Our website is a great resource for learning about our ever-growing range products and services. If you’re new to the world of LVL, you’ll find a wealth of information and downloadable technical literature to get you started.
If you’d like to learn more, or need specialist technical advice on your project, we have branches and technically-skilled sales representatives in Brisbane, Sydney, Melbourne, Adelaide and Perth.
You can contact your nearest Wesbeam sales representative by calling 1300 362 148.
View all of our technical documents here
This document provides the Australian market with a summary of the Design Principals of Mass Timber using LVL.
View Wesbeam and industry related fire test reports here
e-beam and e-beam+ [F17] Characteristic Values for Design are now available for download
A curated library of leading timber construction podcasts
A getting started kit for engineers and architects who are beginning their lightweight panel journey.