Carter Holt Harvey LVL hyPLANK®

Features & Benefits

  • High strength yet light to handle
  • Wax emulsion end seal reduces moisture ingress
  • Sourced from managed plantation forests – Available Forest Stewardship Council® (FSC®) certified (FSC® C007103) upon request
  • Each stick is branded for ease of identification
  • EWPAA certified with quality control procedures
  • Individually proof tested for safety and performance


hyPLANK is manufactured in accordance with AS/NZS 4357-2005, Structural laminated veneer lumber and designed to be used as a non-modular scaffold plank as a part of a working platform in accordance with the requirements of AS/NZS 1576.1 and AS/NZS 1577.

hyPLANK is manufactured using an ‘A’ Bond with less than 0.5mg/l Formaldehyde (equivalent to E0) emissions from the final product.

For quality assurance the hyPLANK range is manufactured with independent audit processes and product certification. Carter Holt Harvey LVL ensures that its wood is legally sourced from managed forests and offer FSC ‘Chain of Custody’ certified upon request.

hyPLANK at the time of dispatch from the manufacturing site has a moisture content of between 8-15%.

Suitable Applications

  • Scaffold plank


hyPLANK scaffold planks are only intended for use as scaffold planks, i.e. for the support of persons, equipment, and materials on scaffold constructed and loaded in accordance with AS1576 and AS1577.

Use for any other purpose voids continued use as a scaffold planking. HyPLANK used for any other purpose (or subject to trauma) should:

  • Have labelling on both sides planed off.
  • Be indelibly and permanently marked by painting or stencilling as no longer suitable for use as a scaffold plank.




Futurebuild LVL hyPLANK® Technical Information

hyPLANK® is a strong yet lightweight laminated veneer lumber (LVL) scaffold plank.


Futurebuild LVL SDS untreated LVL

Chemwatch Material Safety Data Sheet for Futurebuild LVL untreated LVL