GRM has contributed in designing a column system to enhance the natural wood appearance of a commercial building in Australia. GRM is Batam, Indonesia leading manufacturer of architectural fire retardant composite wood building products:
Can be used freestanding for purely decorative purposes,
or as a dressing around a load bearing timber or steel post.
Unfilled load bearing:
Subject to loading criteria being satisfied, they
can be used to support lightweight roof structures, often without any
further reinforcement required.
Can be filled with reinforced concrete as they have
been designed to withstand concrete pour pressures at various stages
– load bearing capacities become available once filled with reinforced
concrete – refer to our technical manual for details.