About

Built on traditional
foundations

Techlam has evolved over the past 25 years to meet the changing needs of architects and structural designers while retaining the integrity, trust and family values the company was built on.

New Zealand’s largest Glulam facility

Techlam is proudly a New Zealand owned and operated company. Based in Levin but with design projects and timber solutions spanning the country, Australia and the Pacific, our emphasis has always been on operational excellence and delivering outstanding customer service.

Our production facilities operate under a rigid TQM (Total Quality Management) system and Techlam staff are trained in Lean Manufacturing, giving us the ability to respond quickly and accurately to the changing demands of the market and the needs of our customers.

Techlam Momentum underpins every aspect of our business and is essential to us achieving our vision of becoming Australasia’s leading manufacturer of engineered timber products.

Momentum is our manufacturing process model; a systematic method for eliminating waste, increasing productivity and pursuing excellence through continuous improvement in our work to create a better future for all.

Streamlined processes in our business benefit our clients and every day we work smarter to deliver exceptional service and consistent quality to our customers and partners.

Techlam Values
01

Honouring Commitments

By embracing integrity, we hold ourselves accountable to our customers, partners and our team.

02

Thriving on Challenges

The experience of a journey using structural solutions with innovation at its heart.

03

Teamwork

Everyone runs, carries, and passes the ball-we all share the goal.

04

Mutual Respect

Interest, care, and support for all.

Credentials you can trust

We respect the environment and the wellbeing of the earth.

Our wastage programme ensures all by-products and adhesives are disposed of without impact on the environment, and any off-cut timber is carefully converted into energy for heating.

Techlam is certified by the Forest Stewardship Council® (FSC®), an international organisation that promotes responsible management of the world’s forests. Certification is given to businesses involved in the timber industry that operate in an environmentally, economically and socially responsible way.

We are also currently involved in an industry wide programme working towards certification for Environmental Product Declaration (EPD).

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