Oslo architects design cancer centre for Scots

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The latest Maggie’s Centre for cancer care has been completed by Norwegian architects Snøhetta at the Foresterhill site of the Aberdeen Royal Infirmary in Scotland.

Oslo-based studio Snøhetta designed the centre in collaboration with Scottish firm Halliday Fraser Munro as a curved pebble-shaped building and it features a single-storey reinforced concrete exterior and a timber interior.

Steel reinforcements were used to form the building’s outer shell, along with thick insulation moulded by hand to fit the shape of the building.

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