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A smooth experience for all senses - Forma Interpanel at Habitare


The Habitare furniture, interior decor and design fair in Helsinki marks the beginning of autumn for every design professional and enthusiast in Finland. Again this year UPM Grada is well presented. You can find us for example at the Ecodesign... Read more »

New faster formable UPM Grada 2000 showcased at Interzum fair in Cologne


UPM’s thermo-formable wood material UPM Grada is now faster to form than before. New UPM Grada 2000 becomes formable in significantly lower temperature than before. Lower forming temperature means shorter warm-up time and faster cool-down... Read more »

New UPM Grada 2000 Makes Furniture Manufacturer’s Processes Even More Efficient


UPM has further developed the Grada technology, which enables forming of wood with heat and pressure. UPM Grada 2000, the new member in the product family, requires only 95ºC forming temperature and consequently further improves the form... Read more »

UPM Grada Is Highlighted at EcoDesign Exhibition in Milan


Several designs made of UPM Grada thermo-formable wood material are in spotlight at EcoDesign exhibition held at La Triennale design museum in Milan, Italy on April 8–13. Many design focused guests are expected to visit the exhibition since it... Read more »

UPM Grada cuts Isku’s form press times to half


UPM Plywood and Finnish furniture manufacturer Isku have signed a partnership agreement on Finnish thermo-formable UPM Grada wood material and WISA birch plywood. Along with the agreement, Isku converts all of its Lahti mill’s form press... Read more »