BUILDING Locomotion museum, Shildon
ARCHITECT Austin-Smith: Lord
CLIENT National Railway Museum/ Sedgefield Borough Council
PRODUCT MC Trame Horizontal
CHARACTERISTICS Continuous bands of ribbon glazing provide high-level lighting to the long sides of the building and contrast with the gabion wall construction of galvanised steel baskets filled with local stone.
SPECIAL PROPERTIES The curtain walling maximises the amount of natural light entering the building, reducing energy consumption in keeping with the sustainability theme of the project.
It is glazed in clear laminated and toughened low E glass
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