The North Cascades Bank headquarters is a stunning example of modern architecture that showcases the beauty and versatility of Cross Laminated Timber (CLT) and Glue-Laminated (Glulam) construction. The bank is located in the charming town of Chelan, Washington, nestled in the heart of the North Cascades mountain range.
The building is designed with sustainability in mind, utilizing eco-friendly materials that reduce the carbon footprint of the construction process. The CLT walls, roof, and floors provide excellent insulation, ensuring that the building is energy-efficient and comfortable for employees and customers alike. The use of Glulam columns and beams not only adds structural stability but also gives the building a warm and welcoming feel.
In addition to being a modern and sustainable building, the North Cascades Bank headquarters is also an excellent example of how CLT and Glulam construction can be used to create unique and visually stunning structures. The combination of natural materials and modern design elements creates a building that is both functional and beautiful, making it a point of pride for the local community.
Overall, the North Cascades Bank headquarters is a shining example of sustainable building practices that prioritize the environment, the local community, and the comfort of those who work and do business inside the building.
Project progress video a courtesy of Rimmer and Roeter Construction, Inc.
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North American forests grew this much wood in 61 seconds. This project kept 470 metric tons of carbon from entering the atmosphere. This is the equivalent of keeping 101 cars off the road or providing clean power to 91 houses for a year.
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