We installed the Texlon® ETFE technology to the roof canopy structure of the North Terminal Interchange (NTI) train station as part of Gatwick’s North Terminal Landside Development Programme. Vector Foiltec also installed Brisé Soleil and fabric rain screens. This tiered canopy offers protection to passengers arriving at Gatwick Airport’s North Terminal Interchange. The main tier […]

ARTIC Texlon ETFE roof and facade by Vector Foiltec

The Anaheim Regional Transportation Intermodal Center (ARTIC) is an iconic gateway to a new era of transport options. ARTIC, the striking, arched transport hub that fulfils Orange County and the City of Anaheim’s vision to encourage the use of public transportation, simultaneously alleviating highway congestion. ARTIC sits in a pedestrian zone in central Anaheim and […]

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    Part of a citywide regeneration program, the redesign of Newport Station embraces accessibility, functionality and safety. Offering the city of Newport a striking new civic building, the design of the station created two new concourses, the erection of a second passenger bridge with lift access to all platforms, improvement of the ticket facilities, […]

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The refurbishment of Manchester Piccadilly Station retained the original listed train shed building, which was erected in 1842, while introducing an entirely new concourse and entrance to improve circulation and dramatically update the image of the station. Modern engineering techniques were employed to support the new mono-pitch roof. Texlon® ETFE transparent inflated panels were used […]

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Vector Foiltec installed a series of printed Texlon® ETFE free standing canopies and a large canopy over the railway station at London Heathrow Airport Terminal 5. This prestigious project was designed by HOK International and Rogers, Stirk, Harbour & Partners architects. Even though the station is located underground, the Texlon® ETFE cladding panels allow natural […]

Texlon ETFE facade by Vector Foiltec

Gare Saint-Roch – the main railway station in Montpellier was built in 1844 and operates both national and international services. The station has been extended on several occasions to cope with the increase in rail traffic. The most recent expansion in 2014 involved the construction of a new building which comprises of a large through-fare […]


Following a major restructuring in 2010 Gare de Bellegarde-sur-Valserine become an interchange serving approximately 75,000 passengers each year on the busy TGV routes between Paris and Lyon and Geneva. The new terminal building where passengers can purchase tickets, shop and dine at multiple restaurants is covered with simple Texlon® ETFE cladding on a timber structure. […]


The shape of the Texlon® ETFE canopy at Busbahnhof Aarau has been compared to a lingering cloud. With a gap in the middle of the structure, the bus station shading is both practical and visually dynamic. The canopy is stationed with a steel frame and is formed of a single inflated Texlon® ETFE panel encompassing […]

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Formerly known as Spencer Street Station, the new Southern Cross Railway Station in Melbourne immediately became an icon in a city already noted for its architecture.   The distinctive undulating roof serves as both a practical and an emotive solution. Any smoke exhausted from the various train types that frequent the station is channelled to […]


Vector Foiltec’s Texlon® ETFE is defying conventional Alpine construction with the application of a single-skin membrane to the Interchange Station. In a region renowned for its heavy snow loads (up to 380 kg), wind-peak speeds of 200 km/h and extensive avalanche safety testing, Vector Foiltec is redefining Single-Skin technology. The interchange station forms the longest […]