our company

Swiss Wood Solutions fuses

the vast knowledge of accomplished researchers and industry experts.

 

Our goal is to modify

wood and its properties,

to meet current as well as

future needs.

 

Wood, beyond the state of the art.

our core team

Dr. Oliver Kläusler

CEO

Wood Engineer

Dr. Munish Chanana

Co-CEO, R&D

Chemist

Dr. Philipp Hass

CTO

Engineer

our technology

Swiss Ebony:
native solid wood

with a tropical flair.

Swiss Ebony ash with adjustable density:

bottom to top, ca. 700/900/1300 kg/m2

SWISS ebony

 

was developed as a sustainable alternative to natural ebony, to reduce destructive exploitation of tropical forests and ensure availability from domestic sources.

 

  • Wood density greatly increased
  • Adjustable parameters: Brinell-hardness, density, color
  • Stable dimensions
  • Native solid woods such as ash, beech, maple, spruce

 

Application examples:

  • Music instruments
  • Sports equipment
  • Precision instruments and jewellery

Clarinet tubes:

'Swiss Ebony' maple (left) versus Grenadilla (right)

Swiss Ebony maple (top, colored) versus  Macassar ebony (bottom)

Tailpiece of string instrument: Swiss Ebony maple (bottom) versus Grenadilla (top)

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SWISS WOOD SOLUTIONS AG

c/o ETH Zürich

Institut für Baustoffe (IfB)

Stefano-Franscini-Platz 3, HIF E 29.1

CH-8093 Zürich

contact

 

Dr. Oliver Kläusler, CEO

T. +41 44 632 32 32

 

Dr. Munish Chanana, Co-CEO, R&D

T. +49 176 63 00 4409

 

Karsten Leuker, Sales

T. +49 174 39 19 564

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