Hong Kong Palace Museum

Saint-Gobain Weber Hong-Kong

Located in the West Kowloon cultural district, a seven-storey building covers a site area of 13,000 sqm with a total floor area of approximately 30,000 sqm across nine galleries, the Hong Kong Palace Museum (HKPM) is scheduled to open in July 2022 after three years of construction. More than 900 works of art from Beijing's Palace Museum and exhibits from local cultural institutions and modern artists after opening to the public. In this challenging project, Weber was asked to specify appropriate tiling and rendering solutions to fulfil the construction requirements of the iconic HKPM projects.

weberbase easi render, a premixed cementitious render that requires only the addition of clean water on-site, is quick and easy to apply by hand or by spray application to assist with challenging build schedules and improving the efficiency and productivity of the project.

weberepox easy is an epoxy based tile adhesive and grout, that offers particular advantages in the way of chemical resistance, adhesion, and impermeability. Its non-porous nature makes it waterproof and resistant to staining, making the appearance of the building more clean and attractive.

Weber tiling solutions, the high performance tile adhesive and grout have been supplied for HKPM. weberset 353 & weberset 383 are cement-based tile adhesives and are ideal for fixing ceramic and natural stone tiles to walls and floors. Complied with C2TE / S1 class deformability which is ideal in situations where some movement or vibration is expected. The Weber comprehensive tiling solution includes cementitious, epoxy and low cement adhesives and grouting products, which satisfy every need for the projects, contact us for more project information.