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Forma column casings were chosen due to their aesthetic appeal and ability to withstand damage in high traffic areas.
With the ability to meet any boxing or casing specification, the complete range adheres to the latest EU Timber Regulations covering the supply of legally sources timbers.
Ranging in height from 3300mm to 7500mm, the upper section of the casings are finished in Formica FR grade real wood laminate, whilst the lower 1200mm incorporates brushed stainless steel and flush fitting aluminium feature joints.
The decorative casings were supplied in three different diameters measuring 350mm, 450mm and 550mm and span the full floor to ceiling height of 2700mm.
A total of 99 casings were installed, with 82 produced in a 450mm diameter with a 300mm diameter balance to allow for application near to the fully glazed windows.