Armitage Shanks set for showcase in Milan

06 May, 15

Providing VIP washrooms for the UK Pavilion at Expo Milano 2015

Armitage Shanks will be creating the washrooms for the UK Pavilion at Expo Milano 2015, which runs until October 31, 2015.

It will be providing  £20,000 worth of sanitaryware and fittings for the washrooms in the UK pavilion, including VIP toilets that will be used by the likes of Prince Charles and David Cameron.

Housed in a beehive-inspired Pavilion, designed by British artist Wolfgang Buttress, organiser UK Trade & Investments (UKTI), has sourced all the contents from British Industry. And according to UKTI, the pavilion has been inspired by the role of the bee in the ecosystem, to “demonstrate the UK’s capabilities across the world and show leadership in international development.”

Sponsored Video

Managing director of Ideal Standard Keith Boad,  said: “We are honoured to be such active participants in this world-class event. The UK Pavilion is going to be a stand-out creation, showcasing the best of British design, technology and construction.”