Modern Foyer Design Ideas in Jesmonite 200 Hammersmith Road

Client: Royal London Asset Management
Location: London
Budget: £37,000

The Scenario

200 Hammersmith Road is 38,000 sq ft of office space comprising 5,800 sq ft roof terrace, atrium lounge, and break out areas.

The Scope

The architect approached us to explain their vision and design. They briefed us on the concept of the rope theme running throughout the build, and we were commissioned to manufacture black Jesmonite AC730 wall panels with a rope pattern installed onto a framework hook and rail system. This was to give the foyer design a sleek, ultra modern appeal.

Our Solution

To meet the design requirements we had to come up with a methodology that would allow us to replicate the look of the rope to feature in the Jesmonite wall panels. We achieved this finish by manufacturing a fibreglass model using a zinc profile to achieve the dome inserts. We then laid ropes into the dome inserts and stabilised the model. Once we were happy with the model we then produced a rubber mould. From this rubber mould we cast the Jesmonite panels.

The colour required was a bespoke colour which we had to make up ourselves and seek approval prior to manufacturing. It is an extremely important process to ensure the same quantities of each colour type were used from the same batches in order to achieve colour consistency throughout the manufacturing process. A strict quality control process was implemented during this project and the client was extremely pleased with the end result.

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Materials We’ll Provide for Your Foyer Entrance Design Ideas

Alongside the “chameleon material” that is Jesmonite, which will replicate the appearance of almost any surface finish, we will also provide finishes in glass reinforced gypsum (GRG). We are a recognised firm in the expert design, manufacture, and installation of architecturally complex GRG mouldings and we offer a wide range of bespoke products.

To learn more about these materials, please see our services page.

Are You Looking to Realise Modern Foyer Design Ideas?

If you’ve been searching for the ideal material to bring together your design ideas for a modern foyer project, please get in touch with us and speak with a member of our team today. Whether you’re looking to complete the finishing touches on a hotel foyer design, require assistance with the expert supply and installation of materials for an office reception, or even if you need casings to complete the information desk of a new shopping centre, we are more than certain that we can help.

To see more examples of the work we can provide to make your architectural project a reality, see our portfolio. The designs featured there may be the inspiration needed to take your designs from paper to the foundations of a new build, whether you need narrow foyer design ideas to suit the space available or are looking for something to blend in with the aesthetics provided by a wide open reception area.