Overview Exterior References

Exterior Application References

Avtozavodskaya Station

Avtozavodskaya is an open railway station of Moscow Central Circle (MCC) rail line that encircles historical Moscow. It was completed and opened to passengers on September 10, 2016, simultaneously with the launch of most MCC stations. It is an integral part of one of the most grandiose transport projects in the history of not only Moscow, but also in Russia.

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Tai Kwun Centre

In the middle of Hong Kong, one of the most densely populated cities in the world, you will find a walled complex of listed buildings. The main police station, the magistrate's office and the prison, which were built in 1841 after the British colonial period and have been closed since 2006, represent some of the city's most important historical monuments.

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J'Ever Family Tower

In 2020, the J'Ever Family Tower in Korea was completed. It was very important to the investor and owner of the building Mr. Jongam Lee, that the building is a mixture of commercial and private use. The lower floors are intended for commercial use and on the higher floors the building accommodates two luxury flats.

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Filatov Lug

"Filatov Lug" is a roofed metro station located along the projected “Passage Number 7029”, which connects the Solntsevo, Butovo districts and Warsaw freeway. Its commissioning solved a transport problem for two hundred thousand people living in the settlements of Sosenskoye and Moskovskiy. At present, the passenger traffic through "Filatov Lug" is about 140 thousand people per day, and in the morning rush hours, it reaches about 14 thousand people per hour.

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Xiqu Centre

Located on the eastern edge of Hong Kong’s West Kowloon Cultural District, the Xiqu Centre is intended to serve as a cultural centre for the support of the theatre and the production, research and training of this art form. For this purpose, the total area of the centre covers 29,000 m2. In total, the Xiqu Centre consists of a large opera with 1,100 seats, a teahouse with 200 seats, a small theatre with 400 seats and many seminar rooms. The generous design and open planning of the centre combines art and education as well as a dynamic public realm.

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Suzhou Olympic Sports Centre

The Suzhou Olympic Sports Centre is a sports complex located in the Suzhou Industrial Park in Jiangsu, which is about 90 kilometer west of Shanghai. It consists of several buildings, including a stadium with 45,000 seats, a sports hall (13,000 seats), a swimming pool (3,000 seats) and a business centre. As such, it is perfect for concerts, cultural events, conferences and sporting events of all kinds.

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Sallanches Aquatic Centre

The creative minds of the BVL architecture agency used AQUAPANEL® to create a distinctive façade, featuring diamond-like facets that evoke the building’s breath-taking Alpine background.

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For a new transport hub in the Moscow district of Prokshino, the architects from the Mospromproect office relied on the remarkable qualities of Knauf Exterior Wall.

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For the Art Residence complex in Moscow, the architects at Homeland Group envisioned a unique mash-up of conservative and extravagant forms. To bring it to life, they called on a flexible platform for creativity: Knauf Exterior Wall ventilated façade.

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A show of performance

When Austrian drylining specialist Sperer Acoustics GmbH needed a new headquarters, they decided to make their building a real showcase. Using AQUAPANEL® Cement Board Outdoor they constructed a spectacular edifice with a light, floating appearance that forms a highly visible landmark in the city of Wels.

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A cloud of the beautiful kind

Stuttgart’s new high-rise Cloud N° 7 is the highest residential building in town – and its state-of-the-art design and innovative façade technology also make it a future-proof landmark.

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An iceberg in Hamburg´s harbour

A centennial project that shapes the perception of Hamburg on an international level: the new Elbphilharmonie on the river Elbe. The concert building finally opened its doors to the public in January 2017. Its breath-taking design was partly created using modern drywall technology.

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Exterior walls – with an integrated touch of genius

Seen from outside, the residential complex Vauban 6 in the German city of Freiburg has a distinctive look. But thanks to Knauf Exterior Wall the walls themselves are remarkable – coming with integrated technology for superior room climate and unprecedented space savings.

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The house of creativity

An extraordinary building for creativity, realised with innovative materials: In Milan’s central district Loreto a historic art nouveau building was refurbished and transformed into a centre for futurist artists to work, live and exhibit their projects – a living museum.

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An icon, artfully transformed

The refurbishment of an old office tower and its change into a residential high-rise had a twist: To add attractive balconies, the overall weight of the structure had to be reduced.

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The artful circle of Venice

One highlight of the 2016 Architectural Biennale in Venice: A Pritzker-prize winning architect designed the project “Vara”. Consisting of ten intertwined circles in various sizes, it forms a labyrinth-like work of outdoor art.

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Image of residential house Yong-in, South Korea

Simple and cool: Award crowned design house

“A House” is based on a steel structure and has a zinc roof. As the architect wanted to achieve thin walls and a monolithic stucco finish, he chose AQUAPANEL® Cement Board Outdoor as the most suitable solution. In total, 471 m2 of cement boards were used for the project.

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A landmark for culture

AQUAPANEL® Cement Board Outdoor was used to implement the highly versatile elements of the building envelope. A total of 1,700 m2 cement boards were installed for wall cladding, the tower’s plaster strips, and the signature letters atop the tower.

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Image of Pocinho Rowing Centre, Portugal

Landscape & architecture in perfect harmony

The Pocinho Rowing Centre is an Olympic facility, built for competitive sports – so the building material should also demonstrate the same degree of resilience, flexibility, and strength. That is why the architect relied heavily on Knauf Exterior Wall with AQUAPANEL® Technology Inside.

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Image of Hotel Adam&Eve in Antalya, Turkey

Standing out among the beautiful

This stunning exterior was constructed using AQUAPANEL® Cement Board Outdoor as a water-managed façade directly applied to a metal framework. AQUAPANEL® Cement Board Technology from Knauf was also used inside the building.

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