Projects and case studies featuring shingles and shakes on BUILDING DESIGN. Inspiration and ideas to help you find the best solution for your project.
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  • Silva Timber: Western Red Cedar shingles - Durham University
    Western Red Cedar shingles - Durham University
    Silva Timber
    The Palatine Centre at Durham University was designed and built with sustainability very much in mind. Four years in the making, the £50m development programme created a hub at the heart of the city. Western Red Cedar...
  • Marley: Western Red Cedar shakes for new ride at Alton Towers
    Western Red Cedar shakes for new ride at Alton Towers
    Marley
    Marley's Western Red Cedar shakes were specified for the huts on Alton Towers Resort’s latest attraction, Wicker Man, which opened in April 2018. Wicker Man is the UK’s first new wooden rollercoaster to be built in over 20...
  • Silva Timber: Western Red Cedar Shingles, Douglas Macmillan Hospice
    Western Red Cedar Shingles, Douglas Macmillan Hospice
    Silva Timber
    For patients requiring palliative care, Douglas Macmillan Hospice aims to provide the very best quality of life possible. As the hospice has grown in recent years, the organisation required three new care units for patients...
  • Marley: Shingles in church renovation
    Shingles in church renovation
    Marley
    Marley supplied JB Shingles as an effective roofing solution for the restoration of All Saints Church spire in Cartmel, Cumbria. The conservationists specified rustic-looking JB Shingles as the project needed a long-life...
  • Marley: Shakes make sustainable roof for Archerfield Links
    Shakes make sustainable roof for Archerfield Links
    Marley
    The Nike Performance Fitting Centre at Archerfield Links is a world-class golf facility built on the Archerfield estate. The main challenge for Aitken Turnbull Architects was to combine the clean, contemporary feel of the...
  • Marley: Marley Shingles for new-build Passivhaus archive centre
    Marley Shingles for new-build Passivhaus archive centre
    Marley
    Hereford Archive Centre is the UK’s first archival storage building to be designed and built to the Passivhaus standard. The main storage building is an unperforated concrete structural box with JB Shingle cladding. It holds...
  • Silva Timber: Western Red Cedar shingles, Western Energy HQ, Mold
    Western Red Cedar shingles, Western Energy HQ, Mold
    Silva Timber
    West Coast Energy, a renewable energy business, had outgrown its previous office space in Mold, Flintshire and wanted to move to a new building, built using sustainable methods and materials to reflect the corporate ethos.
  • Marley: Canadian cedar shingle roofing, listed highland cottage
    Canadian cedar shingle roofing, listed highland cottage
    Marley
    The Bothy at Gorthleck in the Scottish highlands required external refurbishment due to the failure of the existing heather roof. The roof was re-specified using JB Shingles from Canadian Red Cedar, supplied by Marley, to...
  • Marley: Cedar shingles for award-winning homes - Norfolk Broads
    Cedar shingles for award-winning homes - Norfolk Broads
    Marley
    A custom-built detached home situated on a peninsula in a secluded lagoon, which won a number of leading industry awards, features Western Red Cedar shingles from Marley. Located in the Norfolk Broads, Britain’s largest...
  • Marley: Shingle roof solution for school in conservation area
    Shingle roof solution for school in conservation area
    Marley
    Marley Shingles made from Red Cedar were specified for the new performing arts space at Frensham Heights School in Farnham. This was to help the building blend into its natural environment as the courtyard looks over a...
  • Marley: Shingles roof for All Saints Medical Centre
    Shingles roof for All Saints Medical Centre
    Marley
    Marley supplied 450 bundles of treated Western Red cedar shingles, 35 bundles of treated Western Red cedar ridge cappings and 120kg nails for the All Saints Medical Centre, Kingsheath. Cottrell & Vermeulen Architects...
  • Marley: Shingles for historic Greek Theatre, Berkshire
    Shingles for historic Greek Theatre, Berkshire
    Marley
    JB Shingles were specified for the Greek Theatre at Bradfield College, Berkshire, a world-renowned amphitheatre for hosting plays in Ancient Greek. In 2009 it was condemned after falling into disrepair causing safety issues...
  • Marley: Maintenance-free cedar shingles for Woburn Center Parcs
    Maintenance-free cedar shingles for Woburn Center Parcs
    Marley
    Marley Shingles were specified for the new Center Parcs Village, Woburn Forest, by David Gallimore at Holder Mathias Architects. Gallimore previously specified Marley JB Shingles at Whinfell Forest, in Cumbria, and was very...
  • Marley: Marley Shingles for Llwynderw School
    Marley Shingles for Llwynderw School
    Marley
    Marley Shingles made from Western Red cedar with FRT Exterior® fire retardant treatment (AA Rating) provided this primary school in Swansea with feature cladding to the curved external walls, in order to create what the...
  • Marley: Western red cedar shingles for Elmswell eco-housing
    Western red cedar shingles for Elmswell eco-housing
    Marley
    Marley supplied 930 bundles of Shingles and 245 kilos of nails for use on a development of 26 affordable eco-homes commissioned by Orwell Housing Association and the Suffolk Preservation Society. The project increased the...