Case Study

Cape Town Stadium

Architect
Ebesa Architects
Project manager
QUNU Engineers & Project Managers
Project completion date
Localisation

Fritz Sonnenberg Rd Cape Town 8051 South Africa

SAINT-GOBAIN MAIN PROJECT SOLUTIONS

 

Acoustic comfort: high performing ceiling systems to offer excellent sound absorption.

Thermal comfort:walls for energy efficient indoor temperature comfort

Lightweight solutions: for adhering to strict guidelines of weight constraints

Challenge

Challenge 1: The team had to creatively respond to the loading onto existing structures.

Challenge 2 : The access between the site establishment and the construction areas inside the stadium was via temporary scaffolding access towers.

Challenge 3 : COVID-19 travel restrictions made it difficult for work to be conducted, so agility was required from the SG team members.

Solution

Ceilings: Focus™ DS System, SOLO™ Panels.

Insulation: Cavitybatt™ glasswool acoustic and thermal insulation.

 

Customer Testimonials

"We had great trust in the Saint-Gobain team as we have worked with them on many other projects. We briefed them with regards to the requirements, and the Saint-Gobain team complied with the dry walling specification and project pack” “We did not have to change anything they had specified for the build. We commend the Saint-Gobain Team for taking a pro-active approach by innovatively constructing a mock-up for approval during lock down conditions."

-Carina Marais – Ebesa Architects