Kimmeridge Museum


The Etches Collection - Museum of Jurassic Marine Life is located in Kimmeridge on Dorset's Jurassic Coast.

The Heritage Lottery Funded project is a cross laminated timber (CLT) superstructure with a reinforced concrete basement. Internally the CLT is left exposed and externally the building is clad in local Purbeck stone.

Kimmeridge Museum

Carbon Calculation

Total stored/sequestered carbon in the KLH panels for Kimmeridge Museum is 46.118 tonnes


Project Details

Project Value:    £ 230k

Project Dates:   2016

Services:    Supply, design & install

Timber Volume:    184 m3

Build Period:  20 days

Kimmeridge Museum

Design Team

Architect:   Kennedy O'CallaghanArchitects

Timber Engineer: AKSWard

Contractor:   Raymond Brown Building

Kimmeridge Museum