Projects by Vecom Sillavan

Some of our polishing projects:

GasHolderLondonSculpture Kings Cross district, London
Sited in the centre of a restored grade 2 listed Victorian Gas holder frame. The Stainless Steel top ring plates were polished before each plate was cut into 16 equal sections to make up the ring. The columns that hold the ring in place are made of Stainless Steel plates that were also polished before being cut to size. Read more

Brick Lane Minaret - Brick Lane, London

Brick Lane Minaret – Brick Lane, London
3 mm Thick 316 Stainless Steel sheet was used on this project. The sheets were ‘Pre Ground & Bright’ polished on one side at Vecom Sillavan Metal Treatment (VSMT). They were then laser cut and rolled into sections, and brought back to VSMT for passivation before construction.

Calypso Building, RotterdamCalypso Building, Rotterdam
3mm Thick Aluminium sheet was used on this project. The sheets were Bright polished at VSMT, then anodised in the UK before being shipped to The Netherlands for construction.

 

New York Art MuseumNew Museum of Contemporary Art, New York
3mm Thick Aluminium sheet was used on this project. The sheets were Bright polished at VSMT, then cut, stretched and anodised in the UK before being shipped to the USA for construction.

 

OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERABristol Millennium Dome, Bristol
2mm Thick 316 Stainless Steel sheet was used on this project. The sheets were Bright polished at VSMT. This structure still looks as good today as it did in 2000.

 

Cardiff Bay Water FeatureCardiff Bay Water Feature, Cardiff
316 Stainless Steel Sheet was used on this project. The sheets were ‘240/S’ polished at VSMT.
 

 

Cutting Edge Sculpture in Sheaf Square Sheffield South YorkshireCutting Edge Sculpture – Sheaf Square, Sheffield
This sculpture depicts the working of a Stainless Steel Billet. 4mm Thick Stainless Steel was used on this project. The sheets were Bright polished on one side, then 240/S polished on the reverse at VSMT.

Cutting Edge - Sheffield