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GRADUS GET TO WORK AT STEEL CITY HOUSE
As part of an extensive refurbishment
project, Gradus has provided a range
of flooring accessories to enhance the
interior and provide safe access for
users at Steel City House, She ield.
Steel City House is one of She ield’s
most iconic buildings having been
originally built in 1927. Its central
location has made it a popular landmark
within the business community and the
restoration provides modern open-plan
commercial o ice space for growing
business users. Spread over 63,000sq. ª .,
the unique development o ers brandnew,
high quality facilities, set within
a building steeped with heritage that
retains many of its original architectural
Gradus specified a variety of flooring
accessories and floorcoverings to
enhance the interior and provide safe access for
all. Times Square carpet tiles were specified for
use in the corridor and atrium areas. The bold
design of Times Square complements the modern
contemporary interior, whilst its excellent acoustic
properties make it the perfect choice to create
a welcoming environment for all building users.
Gradus Times Square carpet tiles o er versatility
and creativity, whilst being hardwearing and
durable enough to cope with large volumes of foot
and wheeled tra ic.
Times Square is designed to be installed
randomly on the floor reducing
installation time and wastage and
allowing easy replacement of individual
tiles as no pattern matching is required.
As the facility will experience a large
amount of foot tra ic, Esplanade 5000HD
Primary Barrier Matting was installed
in three main entrances and one rear
entrance in colourway Jackdaw (black).
This high-performance barrier matting
improves safety by reducing the risk of
slip accidents caused by wet flooring.
It also helps to reduce cleaning and
maintenance costs, whilst protecting the
appearance and prolonging the lifecycle
of adjacent floor coverings.
To define the step edge and ensure safe
access for all building users, ADXT3 stair
edgings were specified on all staircases.
ADXT3 is part of the Gradus marketleading
XT range and comprises an aluminium
channel with a slip resistant insert that extends
around the leading edge of the profile to ensure
that foot contact is always made with the slipresistant
element of the stair edging for improved
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FRESHGROUND LAUNCHES NEW HIGH-CAPACITY
F5 BEAN TO CUP COFFEE MACHINE WITH A FREE
F1 JURA E6 MACHINE INCLUDED
When you have an o ice kitchen or tea-point
including water filtration.
with high footfall, you need something that’s
able to keep up with demand.
A robust build quality ensures that the F5 will
Not all milk foam is the same, and the F5’s
take everything thrown at it. Not to mention the
‘micro-foam’ is like having a trained barista
incredible range of milk options, including two
making your drinks.
di erent types of milk for those who don’t like dairy
and also di erent hot and cold foaming options.
When you have lots of people using a
Add silky, smooth hot chocolate to that and it’s
machine, reliability is vital. The robust build
clear that this really is the ultimate machine.
quality perfect for high volume areas.
Working closely with one of the largest co ee
Provide the same great quality milk drinks
machine manufacturers in Italy, Rancilio Group,
to sta , even if they don’t like dairy, with
FreshGround have chosen their Egro One machine
two separate milks in the same unit.
for it’s superior build quality and ability to make
incredible tasting, barista quality drinks without
leaving the o ice.
Complimented by FreshGround’s 4-hour
engineer response time in London, the F5 comes
with all servicing and maintenance included, but
for even greater peace of mind their TotalCare
service plan means everything is handled for you,
To celebrate the launch of this excellent
addition to the range, FreshGround are
o ering customers who take the F5 on a new
contract trhoughout May a free F1 (Jura E6)
machine. The F1 bean to cup machine is a
compact and speedy espresso machine that
can be used for reception areas, board and
meeting rooms, or executive suites. Or you can
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Get in touch today to learn more about the
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