EKOPLY Recent Projects

EKOPLY Recent Projects

Ekoply is our market leading plywood alternative which is one of the most innovative new building materials to hit the UK market in recent years, it's also one of the most environmentally-friendly and economical. Find out how it is being used by our customers in a selection of customer testimonials below.

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Blue Lagoon Waterpark at Bluestone

Ekoply was installed at the Blue Lagoon Waterpark at Bluestone in West Wales. The combination of high humidity and chlorine was rotting the timber and it has been permanently replaced using recycled plastic lumber

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Skate Ramp

12mm EKOply was used by a customer in Cornwall for a skate ramp.

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Public footpath bridge constructed with steel and plastic lumber

Project was a partnership between city and county of Swansea countryside access team and volunteers from Swansea Ramblers

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Bath Abbey

On this project EKOply is being used for construction hoarding around the perimeter of Bath Abbey. This renovation project is estimated to take 3 years and once complete the hoarding can be removed from the site and re-used on another project, because unlike traditional wooden hoardings EKOply will not deteriorate and rot.

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Living Wall

This living wall has been created using EKOPLY

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Ventilation Duct

EKOply sheets were used to provide a ventilation duct at a European manufacturing site dealing with harsh weather conditions. In winter the temperature is + 40oC inside and – 20oC outside during manufacturing and – 20oC inside and – 20oC outside when idle. Summer temperature is + 40oC inside and + 20oC outside during manufacturing and + 20oC inside and + 20oC outside when the site is idle.

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Cheltenham Saracens Rugby Club

"We used your boards as a wind break, weather shield and sound barrier for our rugby club balcony. Works perfectly."

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Tree Monitor

EKOPLY sheets were used to produce a tree monitor.

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Caravan Awning Extension

"We decided to use your Ekoply product to as a waterproof base for our caravan awning extension."

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Roof Terrace - Buffalo Landscapes

"The roof terrace was framed up to carry decking and paving elements. The paving section was first decked with EKOply then by using plastic pedestals we laid the paving slabs. EKOply was also used as spreaders under the deck."

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Millstream Flow Gates - Trant Engineering Limited

"We decided to use your Ekoply product to replace a pair of old sluice gates used at an old French water mill."

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Groundhog UK Ltd

Anti slip standard sheet used for flooring in container manufacture.

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East Village (former Olympic Village)

"EKOply has provided us with an exciting sustainable alternative to standard plywood. On site, when the furniture arrived and before we'd even finishing installing it, there was a real buzz about the project, with people enjoying and climbing all over the installation."

"It was an easy choice to work with EKOply, everything in the East Village (former Olympic Village) has been selected for it's sustainable and environmental credentials, the recycled plastic sheet helped us to continue this ethos as part of our design." Will, The Edible Busstop.

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Isle of Wight Zoo

Because of the benefits of EKOply Isle of Wight Zoo selected EKOply to build their new Meerkat enclosure.

"Setting ethical standards by use of promoting an excellent example of sustainable recycling - Isle of Wight Zoo"

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Site Hoardings - Camerons of Jersey

EKOply was used as construction hoardings on this building project by Camerons of Jersey.

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Outdoor Furniture

Quality and durable outdoor furniture using EKOply.

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Surfing

This bodysurfing handplane is shaped from EKOply which is made from 100% recycled plastic, the very same plastic waste that often ends up in landfill or even polluting the oceans.

EKOply is strong, buoyant, completely waterproof and UV resistant - making it ideal for use again and again in all weathers and conditions and has been received favourably by the surfing community

"Due to its waterproof, buoyant and environmentally friendly properties it is well suited to the increasingly eco-conscious surfer, especially when you consider the problem of waste plastics finding their way into the oceans and the need to address this issue globally." Nick - Owner of Renew Surfcraft

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Tennis wall application

"This tennis wall is over 3m height and 12m in length. It was built to aid tennis coaching and tested by a tennis coach who found it a revelation."

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Solar PV Project - Craven Energies

"The EKOply sheets worked very well supporting a total of >4.5 tonnes of ballast blocks within the frames. We will certainly use EKOply sheets again on our next Solar PV project. - Craven Energies"

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C S Animal Hydro

"EKOply is perfect for use in water."

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MGA car enthusiasts

EKOply was used on an MGA car - which has been received positive responses from fellow MGA car enthusiasts .

"If the product was available in the 1950's I am sure MG would have it on their production line"
EKOply main advantage over Wooden Ply:
"In the year 2018 I see no point in using a product that was invented in 1865 - that is not waterproof - in a situation where the main purpose is preventing water ingress into a car."
"EKOply also has the main advantage of being a 'finished' product - no treatment needed - just cut and fit! "

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Children's Play Equipment - Scandor Landscape Contractors Ltd.

"It is great to have a product that will never soften, rot, looks good and is recycled. This was key to the design, add kids to water and nowhere will be safe, let them play!! Gary Humphreys, Scandor Landscape Contractors Ltd."

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Table top and storage

In this project the product was used for a table top and for storage,

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Second Life Products Wales Ltd - Company No: 7187408 Registered in England & Wales
Registered Office: Fforch-Egel Farm, Gwrhyd Road, Rhiwfawr, Swansea, SA9 2SE
Operating Office: Abernant Yard, Pontardawe Road, Rhydyfro, Pontardawe, Swansea, SA8 4SX

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