e-maximus

e-maximus is our high-strength, steel-replacing LVL.

e-maximus has the strength of steel, the flexibility of LVL and does away with costly connection brackets and welding.

Features of e-maximus

Application

  • Floors
  • Roofs
  • Walls
  • Formwork

Treatment Level

  • Internal
  • External
  • Max Length 6.6
  • Max DIM 450 x 82 mm

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Overview

e-maximus is Wesbeam’s high strength steel replacing LVL made from plantation trees grown close to the only LVL factory in Australia.  

Features:

  1. Engineered for straightness, consistency and guaranteed performance
  2. Available in lengths of 5.4m, 6.0m and 6.6m
  3. Can be easily treated to e2S, H2 and H3 Hazard Levels. When the e-maximus LVL is treated to a e2S Hazard Level in the Wesbeam mill it is guaranteed for 25 years against termite attack when used South of the Tropic of Capricorn
  4. Available ex-stock
  5. Competitively priced
  6. High load bearing capacity
  7. High strength yet lighter and safer to handle
  8. Chamfered edges for safer and more comfortable handling
  9. Made from plantation timber veneers
  10. Fully supported by Wesbeam e-house and nail plate  manufacturers’ software
  11. Manufactured in Australia by a wholly owned Australian company
  12. Wesbeam has full Chain of Custody aligned with the Responsible Wood (RW) Certification Scheme and Program for the Endorsement of Forest Certification (PEFC)
Available Sizes

e-maximus LVL beam sizes can be found here. Please download the e-maximus brochure for all specifications.

Beam Depth ‘D’ (mm)Beam Width ‘B’ (mm)
30082
40082
45082
Installation & Maintenance

General: How to handle and store your Wesbeam Laminated Veneer Lumber products.

  1. Wesbeam Laminated Veneer Lumber should be stored well clear of the ground on level bearers spaced at maximum 1800mm centres
  2. It should be covered to keep dry but still allowing for ventilation
  3. Avoid placing LVL over areas susceptible to ponding.