Enquiries
01889 597281
Customer Services
01889 279018
Show: ex. VAT | inc. VAT
Grown in Britian
GiB-FP-CA-5075
FSC Logo
PEFC Logo
TRADA Logo
www.iwood.co.uk
enquiries@iwood.co.uk
01889 279018
FSC Logo for use on Print friendly header PEFC Logo for use on Print friendly header TRADA Logo for use on Print friendly header
Marine Timbers > Opepe Timber
Opepe Wood Suppliers

Opepe Wood Suppliers

Send us Your Opepe Enquiry

Tell us what you're looking for and we'll get back to you with our best price. Please note we do have a £750.00 EX VAT minimum order amount.


Please fill in your name


Please fill in your telephone number


Please fill in your email address
Email doesn't seem to be in the correct format



Please type your enquiry

GDPR: iWood will only use the information you supply here to respond to your enquiry. Please see our Privacy Policy for further information.

Feel free to call us on 01889 279018.

Opepe Timber

Opepe timber (also known as Bilinga and Aloma) is a colourful timber raging from golden to orangey yellow. Although not as strong as some of its tropical counterparts, like Ekki and greenheart, Opepe is still used frequently in marine and constructional environments.

Being one of the few marine timbers which is relatively easy to work Opepe is very popular for lock gates and jetties. The one draw back of Opepe timber is that it is not suitable for being bent so it has limited use as a boat building material although it can still be used on straight pieces and for decking.

Availability of Opepe Timber

The timber is available in section sizes up 500mm x 500mm and in lengths up to 9m subject to availability. We can usually supply Opepe within 17-21 working days however this will be confirmed upon quotation, please use the above enquiry form to send through your cutting list and we’ll get back to you with a quote.

More about the tree itself

The tree stands at around 35m-48m tall when fully grown and can be up to 2m in diameter. Generally, the trunk of the tree has few buttresses, but old trees can have basal swelling that swell over 1m above the ground.

Opepe is distributed across Africa in Equatorial Guinea, Liberia, ivory Coast, Ghana, Cameroon and Nigeria.

Click Here to Send Us Your Opepe Enquiry
New to iWood?
Instant, exact timber pricing
Save quotes for different projects
Buy securely online
Expert help on 01889 597281
Open an iWood Website Account
> External Cladding
> Cladding Accessories
> Beams
> Planed All Round
> Cut To Size
> Architrave
> Skirting
> Decking
> Unfinished Flooring
> Timber Packs
> Marine Timbers
©iWood Timber 2019 - Unit 1C, Airfield Industrial Estate, Hixon, Stafford, ST18 0PF - Fax 01889 271196 - Registration No. 7060853 - VAT No. 981326607