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Vitrex Eurosan bath in bathroom pod

Prefabricated bathroom pods prevent on-site delays

Mar 4, 2010 10:00 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Vitrex Eurosan bath in bathroom podIn the construction of hotels and apartments, particularly, bathrooms can be one of the most problematic areas, notorious for causing delays and impacting negatively on finished quality, when traditional bathroom building methods are used. Grant Vollmer, sales manager at Vitrex  for the Eurosan range of vitreous enamelled steel baths, says that as well as delivering factory manufactured quality, “prefabricated bathrooms allow for faster construction by reducing the need for skilled labour on site.


German-made bathroom fittings for Burj Khalifa

Feb 16, 2010 10:00 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Hansgrohe-at-Burj-Khalifa-DubaiWhen the highest building in the world – the Burj Khalifa in Dubai  – was officially opened in January 2010, Hansgrohe  also joined in the celebrations. The German manufacturer of bathroom fittings, showers and shower systems supplied more than 5 000 fittings for the 828-metre tall skyscraper designed by American architect Adrian Smith.

 The washbasin mixers from Hansgrohe’s Axor Starck luxury collection were made in the company’s manufacturing plant in Schiltach, Germany.

Audio-video access control kits

Feb 15, 2010 10:00 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Audio and video door entry control kits supplied by Legrand are effective security devices, designed to enhance safety and provide peace of mind in almost any environment. National sales manager at Legrand, Timothy Mountjoy says, “Well designed security systems for controlled access are becoming more important in South Africa. Identifying people at the door and being able to speak to them before allowing them admission is now an affordable asset that should be considered a necessity rather than a luxury.”