openPR Logo
Press release

Jewers Doors Open New Studio for Acclaimed Sculptor

10-27-2016 05:03 PM CET | Industry, Real Estate & Construction

Press release from: Jewers Doors Ltd

/ PR Agency: Ultimedia PR
Anish Kappor's New Studio

Anish Kappor's New Studio

Jewers Doors have recently completed the installation of seven Osprey multi-leaf sliding folding doors to complete the conversion of an old dilapidated dairy factory in Camberwell, London into a series of studios, workshops and galleries for internationally acclaimed artist and sculptor Sir Anish Kapoor.

In a project spanning five years, Casey Fierro Architects masterminded the renovation of the buildings without disturbing the day-to-day workings of the Turner prize-winning artist, whose most-famous works include the bean-shaped sculpture in Chicago's Millennium Park.

“The doors needed to be incredibly robust to provide a calm, internal world, free from external distraction.” said Michael Casey, partner in the architecture practice. “Flexibility and ease of operation were key factors. The doors had to flexible enough to open fully to accommodate some of the very large pieces of sculpture for which Anish is renowned, but also open partially for smaller works thus minimising heat loss from the building.”

Jewers supplied manually operated Osprey sliding, folding doors in four and five leaf configurations. Manufactured as a single piece construction, each of the door panels is fully insulated with environmentally friendly insulation materials which optimise thermal efficiency and reduce noise pollution by up to 25dB. The doors incorporate soft compound weather seals to all edges, which also protect against finger and toe trapping. Some of the doors are fitted with louvres to provide ventilation when resins or other hazardous materials are used in the creation of the sculptures.

In the closed position the doors are secured by internal, full-height lockable espagnolette bolts, which engage into the bottom and top track. A lever handle withdraws the bolts to enable door leaves to be easily pushed aside to allow full width entry. For the five leaf doors, the end panel acts as a full height pass door avoiding the need to open the door fully.

The hard wearing powder coated finish to the doors minimises maintenance and provides a discrete presence from the street, yet compliments the contemporary interior style of the studios.

More about Jewers Doors
Established in 1983 and still a family run business, Jewers Doors is a world-leading supplier of industrial doors operating from a state-of-the-art facility in the heart of Bedfordshire. With over 50 highly skilled and experienced staff, the core of the business is design, manufacture, installation and repair of industrial door solutions across all industrial sectors. The Phoenix range of doors are designed for medium to large industrial applications, while the Esavian range is recognised as one of the world’s leading range of aircraft hanger doors. Incorporating the very latest concepts and technologies, Jewers Doors have been installed not only in the UK, but also throughout the world including Europe, Middle and Far East and New Zealand.

Stratton Business Park
Biggleswade
Bedfordshire
SG18 8QB

This release was published on openPR.

Permanent link to this press release:

Copy
Please set a link in the press area of your homepage to this press release on openPR. openPR disclaims liability for any content contained in this release.

You can edit or delete your press release Jewers Doors Open New Studio for Acclaimed Sculptor here

News-ID: 377219 • Views: 336

More Releases from Jewers Doors Ltd

Jewers Doors Secures Three New Fire Stations in Dubai
Jewers Doors have recently completed the supply and installation of nine sets of large Osprey sliding- folding doors to secure three new Civil Defence stations in Dubai. The stations are located at Nad Al Sheba, Al Mizhar and Jebel Ali, and are part of an ongoing development plan commissioned by the Dubai Municipality to increase the safety of the local communities. The total cost of these three new fire
A Swift Opening for South Yorkshire’s Innovative Combined Fire and Police Stat …
Following the announcement last year by the Government for closer integration in the way the police, fire and rescue services work together, South Yorkshire have recently opened the County’s first joint fire and police station. Key to maximising speed of exit of the fire tender under ‘blue light’ emergency response conditions was the installation of a pair of 4m wide by 4.5m high Swift automatic bi-folding doors at the front
Jewers Doors Secure Hitachi’s Doncaster Maintenance Depot
Specialist industrial door manufacturer, Jewers Doors, has installed five of its latest Swift SEW automated sliding bi-folding doors at Hitachi Rail Europe’s (HRE) new £80m maintenance depot for the Intercity Express Programme (IEP) trains at Doncaster. There has been a railway depot located on the Doncaster Carr site for over 140 years. With a footprint of 11,000m2 and access for rolling stock via five roads, the new facility will inspect, repair,
Swift Doors Speed Opening of New Campuses at NCHSR
National College for High Speed Rail (NCHSR) is well on track to open its doors to students in September 2017 following the installation Jewers’ Swift-SEW high speed, automatic bi-folding doors. These new doors to complete the external structure of the workshops at both Birmingham and Doncaster campuses. NCHSR brings all skills development for the rail industry into one College based over two sites to address the national shortage of British students with

All 5 Releases


More Releases for Anish

Potassium Nitrate Market 2020: Projected Huge Growth To 2026 | Major Giants – …
International Potassium Nitrate Market report is structured with the meticulous efforts of an innovative, enthusiastic, knowledgeable and experienced team of analysts, researchers, industry experts, and forecasters. Market-related variables incorporated in this business report such as current market trends, market division, new market section, industry anticipating, future bearings, opportunity analysis, key examination and arranging, target market, experiences and advancement in technology help the organization to grow and expand in the current
08-04-2020 | Sports
Kevin Consultation
Anish Choudhary - The hidden gem of indian cricket.
We live in a country that is extremely passionate about Cricket. We would say, in India, Cricket is not just a sport, it is a feeling that unites us all in a common thread, it overcomes any differences and diversities that we as a nation face. Bottom line is we literally breathe Cricket. Needless, to say that cricket is ardently followed and played in even the remotest parts of the
Global Calcium Phosphite Market Report 2019 Companies included IRO, GFS Chemical …
We have recently published 7th edition of market research report on Calcium Phosphite. For inquiry email us at: sales@marketreportscompany.com Report includes data about consumer perspective, comprehensive analysis, statistics, market share, company performances (Stocks), historical analysis 2012 to 2017, market forecast till 2026 in terms of volume, revenue, YOY growth rate, and CAGR. The report also provides detailed segmentation on the basis of product type, applications and regional segmentation. The regional segment
Symphony Solution Inc. Listed as Top Mobile App Development Company In Philadelp …
Since 2011, we have been dedicated to providing custom based software solutions to any and all of our clients. We listen to each individual problem or task a company has, and then use our highly experienced team to solve it in the most efficient manner possible. We pride ourselves on our ability to adapt to any situation we are faced with. The flexibility of our services is what sets us
Symphony Solution Inc. Launch Innovation Lab for serving AI and Machine Learning …
Symphony Solution Inc. proudly announce the launch of Innovation Lab, a bright step towards futuristic mobile development and tech experiments. Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning and Internet of Things tech is still in the nascent stage and Symphony Solution Inc. aims to building path breaking products and services in the near future. CEO, Mr. Anish Desai appeared optimistic about this project and said, “At Symphony Solution, we have always been driven by
PurelyTracking Announce HRO and Employee Timesheet Management Services
PurelyTracking announce new features to make HR Outsourcing and Timesheet management easier than ever. With these features, businesses and HR managers can now handle everything, from new employee onboarding and timesheet management to payroll management. No longer rely on spreadsheets, disparate timesheets or stand-alone timekeeping systems that aren’t fully integrated with your workforce’s data. HRO & Timesheet Management Challenges Faced Today 1.Employee/Consultant submits weekly or monthly Timesheet via Email/Dropbox. 2.Spreadsheet generated by