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Anti-bullying, encouraging unisex washrooms...

Design / 09.10.2018

Anti-bullying, encouraging unisex washrooms...

By definition, bullying is “to use superior strength or influence to intimidate (someone), typically to force them to do something.” However, the very nature of bullying is subjective, as everybody has a different view and opinion of what bullying actually is. The National Anti-bullying survey 2017 found that 20% of all young people have experienced some form of bullying in the past year. But this problem has been happening for many years, and school toilets have been a prime spot for...

Henry Fanshawe Case Study

Projects / 08.10.2018

Henry Fanshawe Case Study

Franke Water Systems were chosen for a local school Henry Fanshawe in Dronfield for their washrooms refurbishment over the summer break. Franke was chosen to supply a mixed range of products including solid surface washtroughs and stainless steel sanitaryware...

Reducing plastic waste across Durkan sites

Projects / 25.09.2018

Reducing plastic waste across Durkan sites

Franke, in collaboration with City Plumbing have supplied eight drinking water fountains and a number of reusable water bottles for installation on seven Durkan sites, providing water refill points for staff and visitors to help reduce plastic waste...

Kia Oval Cricket Ground

Projects / 07.09.2018

Kia Oval Cricket Ground

International cricket ground, the Kia Oval at Kennington, in the London Borough of Lambeth, South London has undergone a major redevelopment of its washroom facilities recently and has used products from the stunning range of Franke Sissons, (part of the Franke Group) to fulfil its requirements...

Serlby Park Academy Case study

Projects / 07.09.2018

Serlby Park Academy Case study

Franke Sissons were thrilled to be chosen to supply their stainless steel sanitaryware products on the recent extension to Serlby Park Academy in Doncaster. Serlby Park Academy is a 3-18 all-through school serving the twin villages of Bircotes and Harworth in North Nottinghamshire. Their ambitious building programme launched in 2015 to expand their specialist classrooms has been completed recently...

Hotel Arte case study

07.09.2018

Hotel Arte case study

Hotel Arte, located in Switzerland has undergone a major redevelopment of all its hotel rooms and washroom facilities, and chose the stunning range of Franke bespoke Miranit washbasins to fulfil its requirements.

One line one design

Design / 20.08.2018

One line one design

In today’s washroom environment, style and design are pinnacle factors in creating a long lasting impression for visitors and staff. Accessories are amongst one of the most important components when renovating or creating a new washroom design...

Metroline case study

Projects / 07.08.2018

Metroline case study

Busy bus service operator Metroline, based in north London have launched a flagship project installing new washrooms, utilising multiple products from Franke Group’s high performing sanitaryware and tap portfolio...

The war on plastic

Markets / 28.06.2018

The war on plastic

In the last 15 years, consumption of bottled water has doubled, these account for around half of all plastic bottles. For the past week Franke have been promoting free drinking water in all six Beggs and Partners branches across Northern Ireland...