Press Releases by date

  • November 2018

  • LUCTRA® VITAWORK® received the German Design Award 2019

    • 16 November 2018

    After numerous awards for the LUCTRA® brand including accolades for both TABLE and LUCTRA® FLEX, VITAWORK®, the youngest member of the product range, has now been awarded a prestigious German Design Award.

    Importance of work environment for mental wellbeing underlined on national stress awareness day

    • 14 November 2018

    To mark the 20th anniversary of National stress awareness day on Wednesday 7th November Milliken hosted a practical session for designers and architects.


    • 12 November 2018

    Bette’s glazed titanium-steel baths, basins and shower trays are so durable that the company often hits them with a hammer or ignites fluid on them to demonstrate their durability to retailers and designers. But recently the company has taken its durability demos to new lengths but using one of its baths as a BBQ!

    It’s Child’s Play!

    • 09 November 2018

    Delivering privacy between the design office and meeting room of leading toy and games specialist, John Adams, Style has installed a chic moveable wall system that combines three glass panels with a single solid panel and solid inset pass door. The DORMA semi-automatic sliding partition allows natural light into the divided space whilst still offering 47dB Rw acoustic rating, for excellent privacy when required.

    When was your partitioning wall last serviced?

    • 08 November 2018

    Many educational establishments now benefit from one or more partitioning wall systems, delivering flexibility to available space by allowing smaller classrooms to be quickly created, as required.

    Pre-finished parquet saves time

    • 05 November 2018

    Junckers’ new Twin Herringbone floor is an updated version of a much-loved classic. Delivered with a hardwearing factory-finished surface ready to walk on as soon as it is installed, Twin Herringbone has the advantage of saving on costly and time-consuming installation work as the floor does not have to be sanded, filled and treated after installation.

    Renderplas PVC beads do like to be beside the seaside

    • 05 November 2018

    A coastal environment can be one of the harshest for a building to withstand so when a Grade 2 listed, Victorian kiosk was due to be relocated and renovated on the Brighton seafront, Renderplas PVC beads were immediately sourced for the internal plasterwork.

    DESSO® Resonance - Natural Flair for Commercial Spaces

    • 05 November 2018

    This statement flooring surface lends itself to vast commercial spaces seeking maximum design appeal.

    KEMMLIT's colourful lockers brighten up Savoy Court

    • 01 November 2018

    7 Savoy Court are offices which have been renovated by Pringle Richards Sharratt Architects. The brief was to install a vibrant and welcoming area within the basement for office workers arriving either on foot or by bike and have somewhere to store their belongings.

    Stokvis BV Series Provides Compact Response To DHW Demand

    • 01 November 2018

    Locations such as pubs, restaurants and sports pavilions and all commercial buildings of similar size are proving to be popular applications for the Econoplate BV Series of semi-instantaneous hot water units, thanks to their responsive and high performance, compactness and lower capital cost compared to traditional solutions.

    Colourful KEMMLIT lockers match building exterior

    • 01 November 2018

    The Florence Building is a brand new 5-storey 59,460 sq ft office development in the heart of Basingstoke, Hampshire.

    KEMMLIT on exhibition at Royal Academy of Arts

    • 01 November 2018

    The Royal Academy of Arts is an art institution based in Burlington House in London. It has a unique position as an independent, privately funded institution led by eminent artists and architects; its purpose is to promote the creation, enjoyment and appreciation of the visual arts through exhibitions, education and debate.

    KEMMLIT bring the outdoors into scenic golf club washrooms

    • 01 November 2018

    This 18-hole golf course in Oberböhringen, Germany is by far the most scenic in Europe. Set at 700 metres altitude on the edge of the Swabian Alps with wonderful views, it’s easily accessible from Stuttgart, Ulm and Göppingen. Golfers can enjoy sport as well as nature in one of the most beautiful spots in southern Germany.

  • October 2018

  • Victoria & Albert Museum Dundee

    • 30 October 2018

    The Victoria & Albert Museum(V&A), in London, has opened a branch in Dundee, Scotland, in a spectacular new building - designed by Kengo Kuma on the banks of the Firth of Tay.

    Opening Doors to Welsh Government Services

    • 30 October 2018

    GEZE UK has helped make the Welsh Government fit for the future with a refurbishment of one of its regional offices in Carmarthen.

    Eclipse Concrete

    • 30 October 2018

    Celebrating the charm of raw material aesthetics, Eclipse Concrete presents a smooth disc of polished concrete that appears to float on the soft glow it emits.

    The Natural Look Without the Worry from UNILIN, division panels

    • 30 October 2018

    UNILIN, division panels, brings creative freedom to modern hospitality interiors though its UNILIN Evola decorative panels and ClicWall wallcovering system.

    Brands not to miss at Sleep + Eat 2018

    • 29 October 2018

    Sleep + Eat has announced more “Recognisable and New” exhibitors who will be showcasing their products at this year’s event (20-21 November at Olympia London). With over 150international suppliers, more than 50 of whom will be launching new collections at Sleep + Eat, the show is once again the ‘must attend’ exhibition for hospitality architects, designers, owners and operators interested in beautiful high-quality products.

    Boss Design unveils new personal workspace solution

    • 29 October 2018

    Boss Design has unveiled Mango - a new personal workspace solution that has been created with headspace in mind. Ideal for use in a variety of environments, including offices and public spaces such as airport lounges, Mango strikes the perfect balance between privacy and ergonomics

    Ironmongers recognise fellow professionals in Institute awards

    • 29 October 2018

    Up and coming talent, outstanding customer service and industry commitment will all be celebrated at the Institute of Architectural Ironmongers (IAI) Awards next February.