The new lift floors were part of the new elevator and escalator hall upgrade, Grama Blend was brought in as a specialist to overcome the weight issue in the lifts.
Grama Blend Alc4 was selected to achieve a weight saving of over 80% of the 30mm solid stone while increasing flexibility and durability.
The stone was Free Issued by the main contractor to ensure a perfect match, the solid stone was converted by Grama Blend into 4mm reinforced, ultra-lightweight stone. The intricate design of the main foyer was carried into the lift car floor, visually there is no difference between the solid stone and lightweight stone.
These floors include bronze inlays and trims incorporated seamlessly within the stone.