The leisure sector is a long-standing user of decorative column casings from Encasement and as buildings are typically designed to deal with large numbers of people in foyers, reception areas, café bars and fitness suites, the casings must be durable and low maintenance.
Practicality and aesthetics are also key features of Encasement’s column casing range, enabling architects and specifiers to enhance the customer experience in both exterior and interior applications by using a decorative finishes and designs.
Projects ranging from exterior casings for the National Memorial Arboretum and Premier Inn to interior solutions for Cardiff’s Sherman Theatre and Gateshead International Stadium perfectly illustrate the design versatility and finish options available across the range.
Circa and Quadra pre-formed plywood casings have a tough laminated finish and are designed specifically for interior applications, while the Forma metal and Polyma GRP product ranges can be used for both exterior and interior projects.
Circa and Quadra allow circular, square and rectangular profiles to be specified and provide a diverse palette of finishes, with the most popular being decorative laminates that offer high durability.
The Polyma GRP range is also durable and available in a wide choice of colours. As they are produced from moulds, a high degree of design flexibility is possible with shape; size and colour options all open to specification to meet bespoke project requirements.
Forma aluminium or stainless-steel column casings extremely versatile and can be specified in circular, square, rectangular or hexagonal forms, as well as unique bespoke shapes. A wide choice of finishes is available including PPC coatings in any RAL colour, as well as brushed, anodised, embossed or textured options, such as Rimex.