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Eden Project – Cornwall, England, U.K.

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Location: Cornwall, England
Completed: 2001
Architect: Grimshaw Architects
Structural Engineer: SKM Anthony Hunts, ARUP
Cost Consultant: Davis Langdon & Everest
Main Contractor: McAlpine Joint Venture

AE interests: geometric shapes, efficiency,  ‘biodomes’ help encapsulate humid and warm temperatures which are used for plant enclosures

Updated by Miguel Yapur, June 2020

Written by Mina Akhavan

August 28, 2009 at 12:41 pm

Posted in Built

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