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Manchester Victoria Station remained fully operational during its redevelopment under the careful management of Network Rail and Morgan Sindall. A temporary roof deck was installed above the concourse to allow for the old roof to be demolished and the new roof to be installed, while ensuring that the public was protected at all times. The […]



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 […]

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The £320 million redevelopment project to the existing Kings Mill acute facility has enabled the creation of a single hospital comprising 28 new wards. The hospital includes a new state-of-the-art Diagnostic and Treatment Centre, a new Emergency Care Centre, a new dedicated Women’s and Children’s Centre and an extensive Education and Training Centre, the new […]

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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 new Musselburgh Primary Care Centre provides state of the art care for the people of Musselburgh. This key objective behind this ‘inclusive’ design was that it should be accessible to all users and.   The central atrium of the facility is covered by a Texlon® ETFE cladding system ensures that natural daylight floods the […]

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The ‘AV Hill’ building at Manchester University is used by over 50 research groups from Faculties of Life Sciences and Medical & Human Sciences. 300 scientists conduct research predominately on immunology and neuroscience. The ‘biomedical corridor’ connects the Core Technology Facility, Michael Smith and Stopford Buildings was designed to achieve a BREEAM ‘very good’ and […]

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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 […]

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123 Victoria Street is a stunning new refurbishment project in the heart of London’s Victoria Street. Sustainable design was central to this refurbishment project by Aukett Fitzroy Robinson. By reusing the existing structure the embedded carbon footprint of the building was minimised compared with an equivalent new build construction.   The printed three layer Texlon® […]