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The trade fair BAU 2017 took place from 16th – 21st January 2017. The highlights of the new FURAL stand are summarized in this report.

The EDGE – the smartest building in the world

According to the news agency Bloomberg, “The Edge” is the most sustainable and intelligent building in the world. The BREEAM score of 98,36% confirms this and it is at the same time the highest score ever reached for a building. The 28,000 m² installed strip grid tiles ensure excellent room acoustics and perfect room temperature.

In the issue 4/2016, the Trockenbaujournal reports about the highlights of the project.

Trockenbaujournal 4/2016

Ceilings in the health sector - in the "Trockenbau Journal"

Functionality and perfect aesthetics as decisive criteria for ceilings in hospitals and health facilities is the theme of the practical report in issue 1/2012 of the Austrian drywall construction journal – presented on the basis of examples of outstanding projects in Vienna, the Tyrol and Salzburg.

greenbuilding reports on FP-Secure

The renowned trade magazine for ecological and sustainable building, greenbuilding, reports in issue 1-2/2012 on FP-Secure, the first fire protection ceiling with integrated LED lighting.

TrockenBau Akustik reports on Asklepios, Bad Tölz

With the redesign of the women’s ward at the Asklepios municipal hospital in Bad Tölz, FP-Secure - the first fire protection ceiling with integrated LED lighting - is making a significant contribution; acoustics, fire protection and lighting perfectly combined.

db reports on the acoustic walls from FURAL

In its 02/2012 edition, the german construction magazine reports on FURAL's ACOUSTIC WALLS around the main subject of healthcare.

KTM reports on FP-Secure

The professional journal KTM reports on the first fire proof metal ceilings with integrated LED lights from FURAL.

Der Facility manager reports on FP-Secure

In its 12/2011 edition the journal for professional bulding, planing and managing of buildings and facilities "Der Facility Manager" reports on FP-Secure.

Detail reports on FP-Secure

In its 9/2011 edition, the leading architecture journal DETAIL reports on FP-Secure, the first fire protection ceiling with integrated LED lights.

Function and Design - in the Trockenbau Journal

Sophisticated design coupled with perfect function is the subject of the report in Trockenbau-Journal 3/11. In the Oeconomicum Düsseldorf, cooling floating ceilings impress; in Linz Castle Museum, it is the clip-in tiles with a particularly large free cross-section. Both projects are unique and fascinating in their own way.

Trockenbau Akustik reports on "Bügelbauten Berlin"

In its 3/2011 edition, the Trockenbau Akustik trade journal reports on the so-called "Bügelbauten" at Lehrte station in Berlin. Here FURAL supplied 18,000 m² of metal ceilings with the whole project consisting of over 1,000 different tile formats.

Acoustic walls in the BBA

In its 7/8 2011 edition, the bba information service for architects and planners reports on acoustic walls from FURAL - the optimum complement to our metal ceilings.

Trockenbau-Journal reports on "Perfectly adapted ceiling systems"

In its 2/2011 edition, the Trockenbau-Journal reports on four outstanding FURAL projects, which at the same time represent a journey through Europe. Each project is unique in its demands and bears witness to the capability and adaptability of our metal ceilings.

Title page, Trockenbau-Journal 2/2011

Trockenbau Akustik reports on "Rheinhallen Cologne"

In its 10/2010 edition, the Trockenbau Akustik trade journal reports on the Rheinhallen Cologne - at the time, the largest construction site in Europe. Here FURAL supplied the impressive total of 31,000 m² of metal ceilings.

Trockenbau Akustik reports on "EIB"

In its 7/2009 edition, the Trockenbau Akustik trade journal reports on the EIB - the European Investment Bank in Luxembourg.

The spectacular new building designed by Ingenhoven Architects is equipped with extensive cooling floating ceilings. The diversity of the forms of the metal elements here achieved a complexity practically unheard of to date.