Project Presentation: Merkinch Primary School, Inverness

Time: 16:25 - 16:45

Date: 27-Nov-2019

Synopsis

This is currently Scotland’s first and only complete CLT (Cross Laminated Timber school), built using CLT and glulam and with a floor area of approx. 4000sqm. This innovative primary school is being built entirely in timber and has a carbon sequestration of nearly 1,400tonnes. This is both a very environmentally conscious and healthy building and on completion will be the largest CLT project (in volume of material) in Scotland. Utilises off-site manufacture, reduces on-site wastage, speeds up installation and the structural timber is of course fully recyclable and biodegradable.

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