Glulam Structure for RNLI Bembridge Station on the Isle of Wight

Ecochoice supplied the main structure of RNLI's Bembridge station in European Larch glulam, including all arches, beams and pilars - all cut and drilled according to drawings and FSC certified.

The exterior cladding was in beautiful Siberian larch, also FSC certified, but treated with fire prevention salts.

The internal roof decks were supplied in PEFC certified Spruce, cut and planed to a double groove profile.

“This building is unique amongst the new generation of RNLI boat houses in that its frame and cladding are made completely of timber. All timber used complies with BAM Nuttall sustainability policy and ISO14001” BAM 

“Bembridge lifeboat station is classified as a key station by the RNLI and is strategically situated on the Solent, home to one of the busiest shipping lanes in our waters.” RNLI