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WHISKY DISTILLERY – SCOTLAND

Timber Constrution – Excellent

The world-famous Macallan Whiskey, also referred to as the “Rolls Royce among the Malts” – has received a new roof form made of wooden beams in 2016. The roof surface serves as a grass roof and extends with a total length of 200 meters. Thus the optically hill-like construction fits perfectly into the landscape of Scotland. After completion, this rather special building will serve as a showroom or visitor centre.

Location: Craigellachie, Scotland
Building Developer: Robertson Group, Elgin
Architect: Rogers Stirk Harbour + Partners, London
Pictures: © Mark Power/Magnum Photos
  • 2700 roof elements
  • 1800 roof beams
  • 12300 m² roof area
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Video – Macallan Destillery

See our team in action by working on the roof of the Macallan destillery – Made by “Phixlondon”.