What is Kebony?

Kebony is a beautiful wood recommended by leading architects. It is sustainable, durable and requires no maintenance beyond normal cleaning. Kebony’s performance has been proven in a variety of applications including decking and cladding.

Developed in Norway, the Kebony® technology is an environmentally friendly, patented process, which enhances the properties of sustainable softwood with a bio-based liquid. The process permanently modifies the wood cell walls giving Kebony premium hardwood characteristics and a rich brown color. After exposure to sun and rain the wood develops a natural silver-gray patina. Performance is maintained, while beauty is enhanced. Kebony is available in clear and character grade.

Recognized as Technology Pioneer by the World Economic Forum and listed as a Global Cleantech 100 company, Kebony has been embraced by leading architects, designers and developers, which are served through a global sales and distribution network.

 

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Milan Design Week welcomes Norwegian Presence to Zona Tortona
DOGA partners with Kebony to celebrate Norwegian design on the world stage Kebony is delighted to announce that it is exhibiting at the world famous Milan Design Week which began yesterday and will continue this week until the 22 April. Widely recognised for attracting and...
The Wharf DC
Internationally renowned sustainable timber demonstrates versatility Operating on a global scale with distributors in Europe, the Middle East, Asia-Pacific and America, Kebony, a beautiful wood recommended by leading architects, has continued its expansion throughout the United...
Victorian terrace receives contemporary revival
Charred Kebony Cladding by Shou Sugi Ban perfectly finishes state-of-the-art extension Located in Walthamstow, the Black Ridge House forms part of the Warner Estate, home to well-designed and well-built properties renowned for their distinctive character. Designed by Neil...
Baltimore’s Eager Park anchors mixed-use project with public space near Johns Hopkins Hospital
Designed by Mahan Rykiel, the Six-Acre Park Will Be the Centerpiece of Community’s Wellness Brand, Utilizing Sustainable Building Materials Eager Park, the six-acre public space created in conjunction with a world-class biotech center linked to Johns Hopkins Hospital, opened...
Yeti® opens new global headquarters - Located in Austin, Texas, its new home stays true to the company’s progressive mission, using a variety of sustainable building materials in its construction
Located in Austin, Texas, its new home stays true to the company’s progressive mission, using a variety of sustainable building materials in its construction Fast-growing outdoor brand YETI Coolers LLC recently opened the doors of its brand-new global headquarters in Austin, a...
Historical site entices birdwatchers worldwide
Kebony observatory offers 360° viewpoint Remotely located on the tip of Askøy, an island north of Bergen, the Birdwatching Tower has been sensitively designed by Norwegian architecture firm, LJB. The bird observatory is positioned in Herdla, an area renowned for its wide and...

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23.03.2018
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21.03.2018
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Bo Bedre
21.03.2018
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Byggeindustrien
21.03.2018
Norway
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Building Design & Contruction
21.03.2018
United States
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