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Waldorf Astoria Cancun

MexicoMexicoCompany Name: Aplica y Recubrimientos S.A de C.V

Project description

Waldorf Astoria Cancun is a 173-room luxury hotel and resort set behind a natural mangrove reserve. It offers the perfect combination of Mexican heritage and modern sophistication for an unforgettable experience.
Interiors that offer a unique interpretation of the region’s natural wonders as well as the combination of materials (glass, metal, wood, natural fibers), different textures, the balance between natural and artificial lighting, will make the stay in this resort an unforgettable experience.

Main information

Building size

5 000 m²

Building purpose / type


Building owner name

Parks México

Architect name

Hirsch Bedner


Company name: Aplica y Recubrimientos S.A de C.V

Main Representative: Lic. Victor M. Alva Hernández

Number of collaborators: 37

Specialties: Remodeling, Lightweight prefabricated plaster, Wall panels and paint, Stone finishes (marble, ceramic, etc)

Founded in: 1996

Biography: Mexican company, founded in 1996 in Mexico City, dedicated to the construction industry focusing on finishes; Specializes in prefabricated walls, modular ceilings, application of paste and paint, stone finishes on floors and walls, among others.
Segment: Hotels, residential, and shopping malls, last year work in more than 10 hotels (most of the Hilton chain).

Waldorf Astoria Cancun - Gypsum International Trophy 2023

Contractor: Victor Manuel Alva Hernandez

Saint-Gobain products & systems

Easy to transport boards
PLAKA plasterboard STD, RH , RF & cement board AQUAROC MAX
Structurally validated
Ready to use bucket
Acoustic control
High adhesion

Saint-Gobain Team

Carlos Figueroa Suarez