But most of all it is the river-deep vitreous enamel
cast iron bath that is the gem.
During the year the company acquired the Bernie Cope Machine Embroidery Company and KJD Jewellers, manufacturers of vitreous enamel
and modelled cufflinks.
Carpet is inset into the vitreous enamel
tiling for dining and sitting areas, Travertino is at the entrance, industrial chequerplate on the stairs and, for the last few steps, oak veneer leading up to the family area.
The curtain walling grid was filled with Alliance vitreous enamel
panels and green tinted laminated double glazed units; with RT450 windows being supplied by Reynolds Systems Holland, and automatic doors from Besam.
Improvements to the passenger waiting areas and platforms include way-finding signage on new vitreous enamel
A brand new coating that replicates the vitreous enamel
finish of Jaguar manifolds has been created by Zircotec.
The ten flowing, highly colourful and at times arresting, compositions take the form of vitreous enamel
panels, each 1,660mm by 1,010mm, in landscape proportion.
caption Good cooking:Mr James Grenfell of Bentley Jennison, Mr Peter Collings chief executive of West Midlands Enterprise Board, and Mr Chris Florida-James, managing director of Vit-Tec Enamel , based at Coseley, celebrate the vitreous enamel
company sec uring a significant investment from the Midlands Growth Fund, a unit trust managed by Barings and West Midlands Enterprise Board.
The work will include installing new vitreous enamel
panels and way finding signs, as well as giving the station a fresh new colour scheme.
"We would have taken this sign down in 1991 and it's made from vitreous enamel
, which is tough stuff and will last a good while yet."