Millennium Seed Bank

Details

Client:

Royal Botanical Society

Construction Manager:

Longley Ltd

Value:

~£1.5M

Completed:

1999

Millennium Seed Bank

The Millenium Seed Bank is an international conservation project coordinated by the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. It collects the seeds from all of the UK’s native flora.

This Concrete Society Award Winner involved substructure and superstructure concrete works consisting of high-quality exposed concrete and construction of a series of 12 in-situ concrete barrel vaults, measuring 14m long x 7m wide.