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41 Burda Shopping Centre was opened in Kocaeli in the first quarter of 2016.  The natural surroundings of Kocaeli and the Marmara Sea were mirrored in the design.  Divided into three main areas, the Shopping Centre is connected by a continuous mall on two floors. The mall is covered by a 9,000 qm Texlon® ETFE […]

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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 […]

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‘The Avenues’, Kuwait, is The Gulf’s premier shopping and leisure destination. It is set to become the “in” meeting place catering for families and professionals alike. Vector Foiltec’s Texlon® ETFE technology provides a relaxed sanctuary in a challenging and harsh climate. It enables the local population to engage in a wide variety of social, leisure […]

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Devonshire Square, the original spice warehouses of the historic East India Trading Company, comprises of twelve self-contained buildings on a five acre estate. The listed 18th century buildings were initially refurbished in the late 1970’s and succesfsfully retained many of the original features of the individual buildings.   The most recent redevelopment of Devonshire Square […]

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The recent refurbishment of the L’ilo Centre Commercial Auchan shopping centre has transformed the town centre of Epinay-sur-Seine. The dramatic architecture of the building designed by Valode & Pistre Architects helped secure a large number of new shops. The great central location served by a tram line, parking facilities and new retail units mean that […]