Opepe comes from the Rubiaceae family, it can also be known as it's latin name of Nauclea Diderrichii and it originates from West Africa. Opepe is graded to D50 and it is a very durable, strong timber. The heartwood is an orange-brown colour and it has a fairly coarse texture. Opepe has low resistance to shock loads and has good resistance to fungus and insect attack.
The main uses of Opepe timber include marine construction, river defences, construction work, bridge construction, sleepers, decking, boat building and flooring.
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Opepe Rail Timber
Opepe is an extremely strong and hard constructional marine timber. Our sawmilling facilities enable us to machine Opepe to any size or specification, allowing you to receive the exact product that you require.
Our Opepe is supplied with an independently audited, full chain of custody, from forest to site. Opepe can be supplied FSC certified or EUTR compliant.
Hardwood & marine timber
Ryder Services can deliver Opepe timber throughout the UK an Europe from our various depots.
Ryder Services supply and deliver various other species of hardwood and marine timbers at very competitive prices.
For more details on Opepe or any of our other products please contact our dedicated sales team on 01683 221082 or alternatively email us at email@example.com