Zak World of Facades, South East Asia edition was held at the Marina Bay Sands Singapore on the 16th of November 2017 with more than 300 people in attendance.

The first segment of the conference focused on digitalization, cloud technology, robotics, drones and latest technological advancements as an enhancement to the façade industry .

Fire safety aspects of façades focusing on cladding and fire-stop solutions was also presented in the wake of ACP( Aluminum Composite Panels) fires in London and Singapore. Structural glass applications and high-performance coatings were also few of the key topics being discussed.

The summit agenda also put forth topics highlighting the latest opportunities, challenges, and limitations in the field of façade design and engineering while sharing a pragmatic approach.

During the conference, Gerhard Plank (Technical Advisor), from Agrob Buchtal, an expert in Mechanical Fixing systems with more than 40 years of experience in ceramic facades spoke about the sustainable features of Agrob Buchtal’s self washing facades, the flexible and rapid installation systems available leading to increased productivity and how with the new colors and designs allows for endless design possibilities


Being one of the Associate Partners, ABK also had the opportunity to showcase our different fixing systems and HT coated ceramic facades that comes in unique surface finishes, colours and sizes.

You may click on the links below to download our various catalogues and brochures that would help you in your project planning.

Downloads: Catalogues & Brochures

  1. Facade Systems Catalogue
  2. Ceramic Facade Systems – New Products 2017
  3. Light Works – HT Coating (Facades)

We would like to thank all of you who had visited our booth. It was a pleasure meeting you.


ABK is proud to be one of the Associate Partners of upcoming Zak World of Facades conference, an international conference series on façade design & engineering. A platform where ideas, innovation, experiences and knowledge will be shared and gained. 

Our speaker, Gerhard Plank, a Technical Advisor from Agrob Buchtal, is an expert in Mechanical Fixing systems for ceramic facades. 

With more than 30 years of experience in the industry, he will be presenting on the topic: Ceramic Facades – Cladding for the Future. 

Some of the things he will be talking about includes:

  • Self Washing Functional Facade with Endless Design Possibilities
  • Flexible and Rapid Installation leading to Increased Productivity
  • Sustainable & Environmentally Compatibility

If you are interested to attend this conference, please visit the website to register today.


ABK will be participating in Build Eco Xpo (Bex) Asia 2017, Southeast Asia’s leading exhibition for the Green Building market which will be held from 12 – 14 September (Tues to Thurs) 10am to 6am daily at Marina Bay Sands Singapore. 

During the 3-day exhibition, we will be showcasing “Made in Germany” tiles from Steuler-Fliesen GmbH, one of the most innovative tile plants in the world with a 100 years of experience in ceramic manufacturing, 

The following series will be exclusively shown at BEX Asia:

  • Organic Sense
  • Slate 
  • Thinsation
  • Patchwood
  • Network

Find us at booth number K16, Level 1 of Sands Expo and Convention Centre, Singapore. 

To visit us and learn about our products, simply click here to get your complimentary FastPass and stand a chance to win one night stay for two at Holiday Inn Express Singapore, Clarke Quay!

We look forward to welcoming you at our booth!

ABK Pte. Ltd. participated in trade exhibition called BCI Equinox. BCI Equinox is a 3 hour event that was held at an old church hall (Chijmes Hall) right in the middle of downtown Singapore on the 24th March 2017. The boutique cocktail setting coupled with music, beer, wine and canapés created a comfortable platform to connect with architects, interior designers and specifiers. There were more than 300 attendees at the exhibition and we had a great time of networking with them.

BCI Equinox

BCI Equinox

BCI Equinox