Welcome to KOHLER® Where bold thinking and rigorous craftsmanship combine to bring innovative, beautiful design to life. From New York to London to Johannesburg, Kohler's leading edge products help today's most forward thinking designers and home owners realise their visions. We make it easy for you to build and specify inspired spaces anywhere in the world for nearly any aesthetic and need. Founded in 1873 and headquartered in Kohler, Wisconsin, Kohler Co. is one of America’s oldest and largest privately held companies comprised of more than 30,000 associates. With more than 50 manufacturing locations worldwide, Kohler Africa is based in Johannesburg, South Africa servicing Sub Sahara Africa.
Whether you’re designing a new master suite or remodelling a guest bathroom, we have the right sizes, colours and installations to fit your bathing needs. Choose from signature KOHLER® hydrotherapy options to outfit your bath with the healing benefits of water. With a wide assortment of styles ranging from classic to contemporary and everything in between, you’re sure to find your perfect bath.
Franke is a leading supplier of sanitaryware products to hospitals, clinics and mortuaries – environments where hygiene is of the highest priority. Franke is certified to ISO9001: 2008 quality management standards. Our designs and construction ensure that our products meet the demands of safety, hygiene and quality. Products include Slop Hoppers, Drip Sinks, Bottle Racks, Bed Pan Wash-Ups, Surgeon Scrub Up Units, Plaster Of Paris Sinks and Baths.
Franke is also a leading supplier of a large range of high-grade stainless steel equipment to
mortuaries and post-mortem rooms including Autopsy Tables, Trolleys, Body Racks, Trays, Instrument Cabinets, Writing Desks, Shelving and Ventilated Mortuary Equipment.
Catering & Industrial products: sinks, tables, wall benches & shelving. Heavy duty industrial sinks and tables with sound deadening underframes.
The range is complemented by a selection of modular designed shelving systems for catering applications.
Create a relaxing bathing experience with KOHLER® baths. Durable materials such as KOHLER® Cast Iron and high gloss acrylic form the foundation for ergonomic bath shapes in an array of styles. KOHLER® is the only bathing manufacturer in the world to own and operate an award-winning water spa. Our expertise in hydrotherapy allows us to create truly unique experiences that help stimulate the senses and bring the mind and body into balance.
FRANKE WC PANS ARE DESIGNED TO REDUCE WATER
CONSUMPTION BY UP TO 60%
WC Pans consume up to 90 percent of water usage in commercial
buildings. New technology has been introduced to produce a new
range that delivers high performance and aesthetically pleasing
designs, to compliment the rest of the Franke sanitary ware
products. Designed for ultimate hygiene solutions and ease of
installation in public ablutions, the range caters for a wide variety
of applications, from recreational facilities, shopping centres, petrol
stations, airports and stadiums.
• Hygienic, quality designs and excellent low water consumption
• Aesthetically pleasing design, with satin finish
• Pressed bowl and P-trap, with minimal welding through robotic
• Full flush of 6 litres
• Sturdy design and safety compliant with low maintenance
compared with ceramic and composite materials
Kohler supplies a wide range of taps, mixers, sanitaryware, bathroom fittings, showers, toilets, bathroom suites, basins, kitchen mixers, washbasins, and whirlpool baths, as well as commercial sanware for public washrooms.
Baths, brothels, the Bubonic plaque – the history of the lavatory wasn’t always so sanitary Next time you’re taking a luxurious hot shower beneath a state-of-the-art showerhead, take a moment to thank your lucky stars you weren’t born in 16th century Europe, when bathing was banned and nobles had to carry around nosegays (a small posy) to stop the pervasive stench.
Every year, the Tile Africa team travels to Cersaie, the tile and bathroom ware industry exhibition, held in Bologna, Italy. This year the event showcased current and future trends that have or will soon shape the local industry. Some of the top trends spotted at Cersaie 2014 are: