Halley VI Research Station
Brunt Ice Shelf, Antarctica
Hugh Broughton Architects
Research accommodation for the British Antarctic Survey.
BDA partnered the development of bespoke semi-monocoque glass reinforced plastic insulated panels. These panels are designed for temperatures that fall to -57 C celsius and incorporate triple glazed vision panels.
Adjustable hydraulic and telescopic legs with ski pad feet were incorporated to cope with the rapidly changing snow and ice terrain.