To complete the offer of sawn timber, we import and store in our warehouses in Italy the main wood species coming from America. We have regular supplies of species such as American Oak, Ash and Toulipier. These species can be used to produce a wide variety of finished products.
- A SELECT NUMBER OF SUPPLIERS
- IMPORTED DIRECTLY FROM AMERICA FOR OVER 40 YEARS
- WITH A TRAFFIC VOLUME EXCEEDING 2500 m3
With a straight, uniform grain and a fine and regular texture, this wood is the colour of the Heartwood ranges from light yellowish-brown to olive-brown, whilst the variegated Sapwood is whitish, very wide and clearly differentiated.
It is used for internal joinery, light constructions and interior finishes for boats. After being treated with a preservative, it is also used for exterior joinery.
Yellow Poplar, Pioppo Giallo, Pioppo
Very similar to European walnut, this wood is easily obtained and is characterised by its dark brown colour. The Italian name - Noce Canaletto - derives from the channels that carry chlorophyll.
It is mainly used in the furniture industry for furnishings and veneers.
The wood is very similar in colour and appearance to European oak. Whilst the Sapwood is light, the Heartwood goes from brownish to dark brown in colour. The grain is quite straight with fairly marked veins (from medium to large) and rather long medullary rays. Being easy to work, compact and heavy, it is suited to a variety of uses.
Constructions, furniture, flooring, interior and exterior finishes, mouldings, doors, kitchen furniture, claddings, sleepers, wooden bridges, slats for barrels, coffins and urns.
White Oak, Quercus Appalachina