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SURFACES REPORTER has previously featured Graphene as a wonder material and a material of substance. This is taking it one step ahead and we couldn’t be more happier. By compressing and fusing flakes of graphene, a two-dimensional form of carbon, a team of researchers.

3D forms of Graphene

SURFACES REPORTER has previously featured Graphene as a wonder material and a material of substance. This is taking it one step ahead and we coul...

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Bamboo, stabilized mud plaster, stabilized earth blocks,  stone, stone dust, waste and recycled materials were used in the construction of Bamboo Symphony by Ar. Neelam Manjunath.

Bamboo Symphony by Neelam Manjunath, Manasaram Architects in Bengaluru

Bamboo, stabilized mud plaster, stabilized earth blocks, stone, stone dust, waste and recycled materials were used in the construction of Bamboo...

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The Council of Architecture (COA) has been constituted by the Government of India under the provisions of the Architects Act, 1972, enacted by the Parliament of India, which came into force on 1st September, 1972.

10-on-10 with Biswaranjan Nayak, President Council of Architecture (COA)

The Council of Architecture (COA) has been constituted by the Government of India under the provisions of the Architects Act, 1972, enacted by th...

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After the successful entry of Fenix NTM, an opaque nanotech material created by Arpa Industriale in 2016, this material has changed the verticals of interior design industry. Fenix Nanotech Material is an innovative material created for interior design, suitable for both vertical and horizontal use.

Fenix NTM, the Super Material

After the successful entry of Fenix NTM, an opaque nanotech material created by Arpa Industriale in 2016, this material has changed the verticals...

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Japanese architect Shigeru Ban has designed a retractable and re llable pen for Acme Studio that doubles as an architect’s scale ruler. The threesided Scale pen is made from aluminium, and features a laser-etched ruler on each of its three facets.

An Aluminium Pen with Scale for Architectural Drawing by Shigeru Ben

Japanese architect Shigeru Ban has designed a retractable and re llable pen for Acme Studio that doubles as an architect’s scale ruler. The thr...

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GROHE Blue Home wins the coveted consumer award for Kitchen Innovation of the Year 2017. This accolade will definitely hold a special place for the sanitary manufacturer, given that this award comprises both a nomination round by a panel of expert judges.

GROHE Blue Home named Kitchen Innovation of the Year 2017

GROHE Blue Home wins the coveted consumer award for Kitchen Innovation of the Year 2017. This accolade will definitely hold a special place for t...

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REDPAN began with a simple wish to share good food in a good setting, a ‘living room’ that nurtures interaction and creativity, where ideas can be exchanged over a casual, convivial meal.

Hospitality Design That Encourages Social Interaction over Food

REDPAN began with a simple wish to share good food in a good setting, a ‘living room’ that nurtures interaction and creativity, where ideas can b...

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Over the last few months, a lot has happened with the demonetization just behind us, we had new policy updates such as implementation of the much talked about GST. In this issue SURFACES REPORTER presents an industry outlook and popular product trends..

Bath Story | Surfaces Reporter - Bursting The Bubble

Over the last few months, a lot has happened with the demonetization just behind us, we had new policy updates such as implementation of the much...

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Though vertical farming isn’t a far sought dream now, it’s about time the concept should be made commercially viable. The good news has it that Precht, an Austrian architectural design firm.

Now Residences Will Grow Their Own Food, Says Precht

Though vertical farming isn’t a far sought dream now, it’s about time the concept should be made commercially viable. Th...

Appearing to be a simple flower vase made from translucent red glass for decorative purpose, this is actually a fire extinguisher designed by subsidiaries of the Samsung corporation to merge into the interior where it can be within easy reach in case of an emergency.

It’s Not an Ordinary Flower Vase but a FireVase

Appearing to be a simple flower vase made from translucent red glass for decorative purpose, this is actually a fire ext...

RAUKANTEX is REHAU’s premium edgeband range and will be available in 9 variants. These include; RAUKANTEXColour & Décor, RAUKANTEX Mirror Gloss, RAUKANTEX Magic 3D, RAUKANTEX V-Groove, RAUKANTEX Wood Veneer, RAUKANTEX Retail Collection, V-Twin and RAUKANTEX Super High Gloss.

Non-Toxic and Anti-Bacterial uPVC EDGEBANDS by REHAU

RAUKANTEX is REHAU’s premium edgeband range and will be available in 9 variants. These include; RAUKANTEXColour & Décor,...

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