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Bauporte provides bespoke revolving doors for The Walbrook

Bauporte provides bespoke revolving doors for The Walbrook

The Walbrook is a high quality new office headquarters building in the heart of the City of London. Internationally renowned architects Foster and Partners designed the new building with a principal entrance to the offices on Walbrook, just south of the Mansion House.

As the 3 revolving doors are entirely recessed into the reception area and join the façade only at the front edges, the brief from the architect called for minimal framing to the enclosures to avoid unnecessary vertical sight lines in the glazing. Bauporte Doors UK Ltd therefore proposed and delivered Circular Full Vision CFV 2800AY revolving doors, each with a diameter of 2800mm and a turning height of 2900mm. The doors all feature bespoke curved walls each formed of a single sheet of glass and single-piece glass ceilings that had to be craned into position during the tricky installation. Semi-automatic operation and in-ground heaters with bespoke stainless steel vents in the floor complete the impressive specification.

An automatic bi-parting sliding door to the side of the entrance provides additional DDA and visitor access. This truly bespoke door features an in-ground drive and slopes outwards at the head to match the incline of the façade. The door wings also come together at shallow V shape and as a result are actually trapezoidal in shape.

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Bauporte Doors UK

Bauporte Doors UK

Bauporte was founded in 1992 by Karel Bouman in the Netherlands. The company quickly identified an opportunity for a business that could design, supply and install bespoke solutions for high specification entrances.

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