Paya Lebar Quarter Plaza Canopy

The Paya Lebar Quarter is a stunning place of gathering in Singapore where you can enjoy shopping, everyday conveniences and fine dining. It is not only an entertainment plaza with a diverse range of events and activities, it is surrounded by culturally diverse neighborhoods and has become a distinctive cultural area and also a budding business hub. The Paya Lebar Plaza features a striking Texlon® ETFE canopy that totals to 2,100 m² on a sleek steel structure. It was a collaboration between Vector Foiltec and architects DP Architects and Arup Singapore. Among others, Paya Lebar Quarter hosts a mall with a 10-screen cinema, dynamic office spaces, a park, bars and restaurants.

Unique Pattern by ETFE System

The Texlon® ETFE cushions of the Paya Lebar Quarter have a unique feature that allows the canopy to stand out not just in aesthetics but in added cultural values. The ETFE cushions used for the canopy consist of two layers, to create a unique triangular pattern as result of woven translucent and printed color ETFE foils.

This design pattern is called the Songket pattern, it is reflective of the local Malay culture and woven throughout the Paya Lebar Quarter architecture. Songekt is a traditional fabric, worn for special occasions such as weddings or religious festivals, thus its incorporation into the canopy design serves as an added value to such a culturally prominent and diverse location.

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For the Paya Lebar Quarter canopy, Vector Foiltec delivered a total solution project that included the design, engineering, steelwork, our Texlon® ETFE, a Fall Arrest System and Authority Submissions to BCA and MRT.

Our core competency is Texlon® ETFE and ETFE systems and we at Vector Foiltec take pride in knowing that we are the only vertically integrated ETFE company worldwide. As the one stop shop for all your ETFE needs, we provide services such as; design, engineering, fabrication, installation and maintenance.   As experts in small or large scale projects, we have complete in-house competence and understanding of not only the ETFE system but also the needs of the client.

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Information

Date 2019
Location Paya Lebar, Singapore
Sector Retail
Size 2,100 m²
Structure Steel
Type Canopy
Architects DP Architects and Arup Singapore

Expert Contact

Matthew Penrose
Executive Vice President Asia Pacific

The Texlon® ETFE cushions of the Paya Lebar Quarter, Singapore, have a unique feature that allows the canopy to stand out.
The Texlon® ETFE cushions of the Paya Lebar Quarter, Singapore, have a unique feature that allows the canopy to stand out.
For the Paya Lebar Quarter, Vector Foiltec delivered a total solution project that included the design, engineering, steelwork, our Texlon® ETFE, a Fall Arrest System and Authority Submissions to BCA and MRT.
For the Paya Lebar Quarter, Vector Foiltec delivered a total solution project that included the design, engineering, steelwork, our Texlon® ETFE, a Fall Arrest System and Authority Submissions to BCA and MRT.
The Texlon® ETFE cushions of the Paya Lebar Quarter, Singapore, have a unique feature that allows the canopy to stand out.
The Texlon® ETFE cushions of the Paya Lebar Quarter, Singapore, have a unique feature that allows the canopy to stand out.
The Texlon® ETFE cushions of the Paya Lebar Quarter, Singapore, have a unique feature that allows the canopy to stand out.
The Texlon® ETFE cushions of the Paya Lebar Quarter, Singapore, have a unique feature that allows the canopy to stand out.

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