ALPOLIC®/fr, an aluminum composite panel from SGI International , was the façade material of choice for Sydney’s One Central Park
building designed by award-winning Parisian architect Jean Nouvel .
“ALPOLIC®/fr was the specified ACM for this landmark
project due to its sustainability, green rating, workability and
Codemark Certification,” said SGI.
“Asteroid Metallic, Champagne Gold
Metallic, Silver Metallic and Dark Grey Metallic were the colours of
choice and allowed the building to maintain visual linkages to the
surrounding industrial developments.”
One Central Park is a joint residential/retail complex that
forms part of the Central Park masterplan which also includes 11 buildings, around 2,000 apartments and a distinctive collection of shops, cafes, restaurants, terraces and offices.
ALPOLIC®/fr is an Aluminium Composite Panel that is
specifically designed for the construction industry. A non-combustible mineral
filled core sits between two skins of 0.5mm thick aluminium to make up the
The material meets international fire codes and has also obtained
Codemark certification. When
combined with its accommodating aesthetic and budgetary considerations,
ALPOLIC®/fr sets the standard for fire safety.
ALPOLIC®/fr is a Green Star(R) relevant product as verified
by Ecospecifier Global’s Technical Opinion and is also relevant to the LEED(R)
tool of the US Green Building Council.
The panels are available in a wide range of Solid, Metallic,
Sparkling and Prismatic colours and now also includes the new NaturArt
Series featuring Stone, Timber, Metal and Abstract finishes which are
produced with a unique image-transfer coating system.
The light but rigid panels have helped broaden architectural
horizons and have inspired new aesthetic and functional achievements in
building design around Australia.
Backed with a manufacturers warranty from Mitsubishi
Plastics, SGI says they can also guarantee innovation, quality and
value on all projects.
SGI Architectural is a key distributor of quality building
facades to the Australian Construction Industry with a strong focus on the
world's finest composite products.
They supply the architectural market with eco-friendly aluminium facades,
timber and cement composite panels, clay tiles, non combustible rockwool cored
sandwich panels and architectural glass.