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Waste-to-Energy Plant

Leeds, Great Britain

Project information
Location: Leeds, Great Britain
Architect: Jean-Robert Mazaud, S'pace Architects, Paris, France
Year of construction: 2014/2015
Products HESS TIMBER: Hess Basic, HESS BLOCK
Special features:

  • Glulam construction for 3 buildings of a waste-to-energy plant
  • The main building is 42 m high, 123 m long and 35 m wide
  • Partially block-glued beams with 400 x 760 mm cross-sections
  • Total volume: approx. 2,600 m³ glulam
  • Timber species: spruce
  • This timber construction is UK´s biggest and tallest glulam project so far.