The Education University of Hong Kong is a publicly funded tertiary institution. The new structural steel canopy roof with Texlon® Ethylene tetrafluoroethylene (ETFE) has been erected above the Central Plaza in front of the Central Facilities Building. It provides more covered space and better shelter for sunshine, rain and wind in the campus. The canopy […]


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 […]

Architectural Design & Research of HIT and Nadel & Hwa Associates selected Texlon® ETFE as the cladding for this complex elliptic form of this stadium. Texlon® ETFE has an exceptionally long life span and is low maintenance as it self-cleanses under the action of rain, making it an ideal option for large projects such as […]

This unique development in Beijing simulates a city-within-a-city. The project consists of four buildings;including office towers, a shopping mall, an art centre and a boutique hotel. All four buildings are enclosed by an external roofing envelope comprising of Texlon® ETFE, glass and steel structure façades. The envelope acts as a passive modulator for creating optimal […]

The National Aquatics Centre designed by CSCEC International Design and Australian Architects, Peddle Thorp Walker, in conjunction with Arup Engineers is located in the heart of Beijing. The diving, swimming and synchronized swimming events for the 2008 Olympic GamesTM were held here.   The 4,000 Texlon® ETFE “bubbles” façade is known locally as the Water […]