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Concrete Reception Desks

Application

Suitable for indoor use in offices and commercial spaces.

Description

Bespoke reception desks, available in a variety of colours and finishes.


Features and benefits:

  • Lighter than standard concrete desks: made using lighter BTX GRC high performance real polished concrete and a lightweight reinforcing core that reduces the overall weight significantly and allows for the desk to be moved if needed.
  • Hand finished, sealed and suitable for indoor and outdoor use.

General information

Color

White

Yellow

Orange

Brown

Grey

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Finish

Smooth

Silk.

Material

Glass Fibre

BTX ultra high performance glass reinforced concrete.

Concrete

Shape

Bespoke.

Other

Length

Bespoke

Width

Bespoke

Height

Bespoke

Uniclass

Pr_40_50_21_59 Office desksPrimary

CAWS

N10/15 Desks and tables

N10/125 Desks and tables

Specification data - Office desks

Form

Reception desk.

Dimensions

-

Plan size

Bespoke: insert requirements.

-

Height (nominal)

Bespoke: insert requirements.

-

Material

BTX ultra-high performance glass-reinforced concrete (UHPC).

Composition:

  • Cement.
  • Selected sand.
  • Specially designed additives and UV stable pigments.


Mechanical properties:

  • Yield strength (modulus of rupture): 5–8 MPa.
  • Tensile strength (modulus of rupture): 2–5 MPa.
  • Compressive strength: 20–30 MPa.
  • Impact strength: 5–10 kJ/m².
  • Thermal expansion coefficient: 20 x 10^-6/°C.
  • Absorption: Low water permeability.
  • Dorry wear: 2.5 mm.


Tolerances:

  • Thickness: ±5%.
  • Side straightness: ±0.5%.
  • Orthogonality: ±0.6%.
  • Planimetry: ±0.5%.
  • Length/ width: ±0.6%.

Finish

Polished.

Hand finished and sealed with hydrophobic sealer as standard.

Colour

Top only; see base for further options.

Mist.

Standard.

White.

Misty White.

Ivory.

Coconut.

Pollen.

Topaz.

Ocher.

Sahara.

Sand.

Carribean Sand.

Versatile Grey.

Wood.

Chocolate.

Texan.

Hazelnut.

Mayan Red.

Terracotta.

Plum.

Victorian Pink.

Amethyst.

Natural Pink.

Navy Grey.

Loyal Blue.

Sky.

Willow.

Jade.

Apline Green.

Autumn Green.

Silver.

Cement Grey.

Steel Grey.

Lead Grey.

Grey.

Tempest Grey.

Frames

-

Sizes

Insert requirements.

Recycled content (minimum)

5-10%.

Recycled content varies from product to product and the variance range is 5%-10%.

Environmental information

Contains Red List materials

No

Country of material origin

Europe

Country of product manufacture

United Kingdom

Embodied carbon

0.07 kg·CO₂e/kg

Recyclability

100%

Recycled content

5%-10%

5 %

Recycled content varies from product to product and the variance range is 5%-10%.

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