National Botanic Garden of Wales – Bridge Greenhouses project
National Botanic Garden of Wales
Project by Bridge Greenhouses

National Botanic Garden of Wales – Multi-Compartment Polytunnel Greenhouse

Project by Bridge Greenhouses

A polytunnel greenhouse with eight separate compartments – including four with heating – was delivered and installed for The National Botanic Garden of Wales. Given the site’s dedication to conservation, horticulture, science and education, Bridge Greenhouses were the ideal partner for constructing a functional, aesthetic and environmentally controlled polytunnel structure.

Area: 225 m2

Industry: Education & Tourism

Use: Research

Greenhouse Structure: Vertically sided single span polytunnel structure, aluminium base and side rail, standard windbreak shade netting, double sliding door, Lumisol diffused roof covering

Compartments: 8 x 4m by 3.5m steel frame pod compartments, 1 separation area, 1 open space potting area, 11 x single galvanised steel and polycarbonate doors

Heating: Electric fan heaters

Irrigation: Hand watering

Electrics: Wiring run through the polytunnel to power the heaters

Groundworks: Power floated concrete slab