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Everyone enjoys the warmth of sunshine, but it can get intense in certain climates. We want the best of both world’s; the sun, but with control of its rays. We often seek the natural shade of trees because we want to be protected, while still feeling the comforts of being outdoors. Finding material that does […]

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The first ETFE (ethylene tetrafluoroethylene) canopy in Northwest China has been completed. Outstanding design was one of the main goals while planning Xi’an’s GPark Shopping Mall. The elongated honeycomb shaped cushions help this project stand apart from traditional cladding projects. The canopy includes 15,000 m2 of Vector Foiltec’s translucent Texlon® ETFE system. The covered area […]

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New Street is the busiest railway station outside London within United Kingdom. Part of an on-going scheme to rejuvenate the city of Birmingham, the existing New Street station has been completely redeveloped and an additional section was added to meet the demands of 52 million rail passengers each year. Situated above New Street station, Grand […]

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The natural surroundings of Kocaeli and the Marmara Sea were mirrored in the design of the interior and exterior of the 41 Burda Shopping Centre in Kocaeli. The first quarter of 2016 marked the opening of this new mall which is divided into three main areas connected by a continuous mall on two floors. The […]

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An award winning addition to the Johannesburg skyline, Sandton City is the first project in Southern Africa to utilise Texlon® ETFE technology. Sandton City’s prolific expansion is amongst the most environmentally conscious projects in South Africa and demonstrates the revolutionary capabilities of Texlon® ETFE.   Designed by RTKL in the United Kingdom and implemented by […]

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The use of Vector Foiltec’s Texlon® ETFE technology has been instrumental in the success of the renovation of the Siam Discovery Mall. Along with a brand new ice rink, Madame Tussaud’s exhibition and a premium multi-purpose function hall, the mall now boasts a stunning entrance. Vector Foiltec used Texlon® ETFE to create an abstract façade […]

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Changi Business Park is located in Changi South, in the eastern part of Singapore. Completed in 2012, a large area of Changi Business Park is a mixed use development project to include a retail shopping mall, office buildings and a hotel.   The boldly designed Changi Business Park canopies consist of 32 double layer cushions […]

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The Veranza Mall extension of the KKC Mall of GenSan adds an additional 21,450 m2 of food, leisure and retail facilities. The main atria is covered by a printed Texlon® ETFE cladding system that provides solar shading while simultaneously creating a sun drenched atmosphere. The natural daylight creates a bright and open atmosphere in the […]

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On July 6th 2010, Sir Norman Foster`s Megatent in Astana, Kazakhstan was opened with extraordinary extravagance. The “Tent of the Khan” is the aesthetic highlight of the Central-Asian capital.   Thanks to our three layer Texlon® ETFE technology, the 150m high tent construction resists the extreme climatic conditions. In winter, warm air is blown up […]

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Vector Foiltec worked very closely with Mabanee and their design team – Gensler and Pace, to understand their vision and realise their objectives. During the initial 25,061 m² contract for The Avenues, Mabanee was impressed with the flexibility and quick installation of our Texlon® technology and they commissioned us to design and build ‘The Lakes’. This […]