Project of the month August 2019
Menara Prudential Kuala Lumpur [MY]

Menara Prudential Kuala Lumpur

PHOTOS: © James Kong
Menara Prudential Kuala Lumpur [MY]
June 2019
SW1 Solutions

Raft ceiling combination [approx. 190 m²]:

DOMUS S4 curved ceiling
2.5 mm thickness of aluminium, various dimensions, laser cutouts to customer request, powder-coated in RAL 9016, backed with white acoustic fabric.

RHOMBOS expanded metal ceiling
2.5 mm thickness of aluminium, LxW: 2030 mm x 1246 mm, mesh size: 40 x 20 x 2 x 1.5 mm, open area approx. 50 %, welding on of laser free-sections to customer request, powder-coated in RAL9016, backed with white acoustic fabric

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An impressive financial district in the heart of the capital of Malaysia: the newly built and visually striking skyscraper in Kuala Lumpur rises to 26 floors – part of which is home to Menara Prudential. Situated in a first-class location, the new head office of this insurance company was inaugurated in June.
A fascinating ceiling solution from durlum is used in the entrance area.

Two ceilings combined as a single unit, matched with harmony and precision. The DOMUS curved ceiling extends in an undulating manner into the room and its final quarter merges seamlessly and with apparent ease into an expanded metal ceiling.
Open sections that suggest leaves serve as a visual linking element between the ceilings laser-carved out of the curved ceiling, these cutouts are then welded onto the expanded metal ceiling and are also fitted to the adjacent wall. This creates a stylish, filigree ceiling pattern that imbues these premises with an open and seemingly boundless character.

Furthermore, the white acoustic fabric backing satisfies the acoustic requirements of a reception area while at the same time create a harmonious unit with the ceiling elements, also powder-coated in white.

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