HASSLACHER NORICA TIMBER, from wood to wonders
HASSLACHER NORICA TIMBER, from wood to wonders

Coconut Maledives

An 18 m tall observation tower in the shape of a coconut was created on the island of Vommuli as part of a luxury holiday resort. The single and double curved glue laminated timber elements were provided with all the steel parts in the factory and delivered together with the fasteners to ensure quick and easy installation in the Maldives.

Project information
Location: Private Island Vommuli, Malediven
Customer: Timber Concept
Architect: WOW Architects
Structural analysis and design: Timber Concept
Building owner: St. Regis Hotel
Year of construction: 2015
Products used: Glue laminated timber in special shapes, cross-laminated timber