Junckers & Oriam
OVER 1750sq m Junckers professional sports flooring system was specified for Oriam, Scotland’s National Sports Performance Centre. Designed by Reiach & Hall, the building, which features a striking roof the shape of a famous long-range free kick by Brazilian footballer Roberto Carlos, is located with the campus of Heriot-Watt University, Edinburgh.
The building provides Scotland’s top athletes with facilities for training and competing and reportedly offers extensive access to the local community. The 32x45m main sports hall features Junckers’ SylvaSport premium fitted over UnoBat 45 undercarriage system, claimed to provide a high performing, high quality and safe flooring surface and substructure suitable for a multitude of different sports. All Junckers’ sports floors are reportedly area elastic and conform to the European standard EN 14904. The flooring contractor was Courtcraft.