My Green World exhibition centre was build with Kerto-Q LVL and Leno CLT

My Green World exhibition centre

Location Venlo Netherlands
Building Year 2011
Architect 2D3D, bureau voor 2- en 3 dimensionale vormgeving, The Hague
Structural Design ABT bv, Velp. Structural designer of wooden parts: STEP Engineering
Constructor GLC Zuid, Sint Oedenrode
Customer Ministery of Economic Affairs, Agricultural and Innovation, The Hague
Products Used Kerto LVL
Type Public Buildings

Kerto® LVL used in Floriade World Expo pavilion

​My Green World, the exhibition centre build for the World Horticultural Expo Floriade in 2012, is unique.  The inspiration for the centre’s double arched shape came from a seed sprouting from the earth. The exhibition centre was built with Kerto LVL Q crosswise glued LVL and Leno cross laminated CLT. The 1200 square-metre pavilion was finished in just six months after the preliminary idea of the 'germinating seed'.

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