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Barr + Wray to launch space saving hammam concept
11 May 2020 . BY Katie Barnes
Light shines through a striking central chandelier to create a feeling of movement
Smaller footprint. Maximum theatre. Those are the two main features of a new hammam concept being developed by wet spa specialists Barr + Wray.

"A lot of the time clients would like the impact of a traditional, large-domed hammam, but don't have the luxury of space and don't want to compromise by just offering something like a scrub room," says Barr + Wray design director Graeme Banks.

It's not unusual for traditional hammams to cover 100sq m and have domes up to 6m high. In comparison, Barr + Wray's suggested model requires a minimum of 40sq m and this includes a steamroom and tepidarium flowing from the main chamber, plus a dome around 4m high.

Clever design adds a sense of drama. Light shines through a striking central chandelier, casting shadows around the room and reflecting off glass mosaics on the floor and high-gloss white corian walls to create a feeling of movement. The steamroom and tepidarium also use colour effects and indirect and backlighting add to the overall atmosphere.

White seamless finishes and organic shapes have been used to give it a contemporary edge. "Marble, stone and ornate details are used in many hammams, but who says your hammam has to look like other hammams?" says Banks. "We want to give our clients a USP and if they have a modern spa they want the hammam to tie in."
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BC SoftWear develops natural cotton and triple layer face masks for washing and reusing
Following a quick customer survey to establish demand, BC SoftWear pulled out all the stops to design and deliver a high quality and exceptional value face mask that their customers in the hotel, laundry and spa sectors could rely upon.
Valmont debuts microbiome-balancing skincare range
Swiss beauty brand, Valmont introduces PRIMARY, the company’s first microbiome-balancing skincare collection.
Noel Asmar introduces eco-friendly face shields for therapists
Noel Asmar Uniforms has unveiled discrete protective face shields for close contact treatments.
Gharieni launches illuminated protective screen for facial treatments
Gharieni has unveiled an illuminated protective screen to separate clients and therapists during facial treatments.
Finnmark Sauna creates luxury sauna on wheels
UK-based sauna specialist, Finnmark Sauna, has developed a mobile wellness experience comprised of a wood-burning sauna within a transportable trailer.
ResortSuite’s app lets guests control their own wellness itinerary
Founder and CEO of hospitality management software system ResortSuite, Frank Pitsikalis, believes that COVID-19 is forcing the wellness industry to accelerate the shift to digital.
Spa Vision supports diversification at Tasmania Clinic
Spa Vision has supplied state of the art 'relax' beds to Victoria's Cosmetic Medical Clinic, in Tasmania, Australia, as it prepares to reopen on 15 June.
RKF Luxury Linen collaborates with CODAGE Paris
RKF Luxury Linen, a creator of the finest linen for spas and cosmetic brands, has announced a new collaboration with French cosmetic brand CODAGE Paris.
Living Earth Crafts launches Anti-Microbial FacePillow for massage beds
Massage and wellness equipment supplier Living Earth Crafts (LEC) has unveiled an Anti- Microbial FacePillow in response to COVID-19.
Cooling me softly: SnowRoom offers ultimate feel-good factor
Nothing electrifies the senses and sparks emotions like encountering fresh snow.
Technology will play a key role as spas adapt to business after the lockdown
As the spa and wellness industry emerges into a new normal in the wake of the 2020 COVID lockdown, spas will be altering many of their business practices in order to adhere to social distancing guidelines and reduce unnecessary human interaction.
30th annual ISPA Conference & Expo moves to May 2021
COVID-19 has led us and our industry to pause, breathe and reset.
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Barr + Wray to launch space saving hammam concept
11 May 2020 . BY Katie Barnes
Light shines through a striking central chandelier to create a feeling of movement
Smaller footprint. Maximum theatre. Those are the two main features of a new hammam concept being developed by wet spa specialists Barr + Wray.

"A lot of the time clients would like the impact of a traditional, large-domed hammam, but don't have the luxury of space and don't want to compromise by just offering something like a scrub room," says Barr + Wray design director Graeme Banks.

It's not unusual for traditional hammams to cover 100sq m and have domes up to 6m high. In comparison, Barr + Wray's suggested model requires a minimum of 40sq m and this includes a steamroom and tepidarium flowing from the main chamber, plus a dome around 4m high.

Clever design adds a sense of drama. Light shines through a striking central chandelier, casting shadows around the room and reflecting off glass mosaics on the floor and high-gloss white corian walls to create a feeling of movement. The steamroom and tepidarium also use colour effects and indirect and backlighting add to the overall atmosphere.

White seamless finishes and organic shapes have been used to give it a contemporary edge. "Marble, stone and ornate details are used in many hammams, but who says your hammam has to look like other hammams?" says Banks. "We want to give our clients a USP and if they have a modern spa they want the hammam to tie in."
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PRODUCT NEWS
BC SoftWear develops natural cotton and triple layer face masks for washing and reusing
Following a quick customer survey to establish demand, BC SoftWear pulled out all the stops to design and deliver a high quality and exceptional value face mask that their customers in the hotel, laundry and spa sectors could rely upon.
Valmont debuts microbiome-balancing skincare range
Swiss beauty brand, Valmont introduces PRIMARY, the company’s first microbiome-balancing skincare collection.
Noel Asmar introduces eco-friendly face shields for therapists
Noel Asmar Uniforms has unveiled discrete protective face shields for close contact treatments.
Gharieni launches illuminated protective screen for facial treatments
Gharieni has unveiled an illuminated protective screen to separate clients and therapists during facial treatments.
Finnmark Sauna creates luxury sauna on wheels
UK-based sauna specialist, Finnmark Sauna, has developed a mobile wellness experience comprised of a wood-burning sauna within a transportable trailer.
ResortSuite’s app lets guests control their own wellness itinerary
Founder and CEO of hospitality management software system ResortSuite, Frank Pitsikalis, believes that COVID-19 is forcing the wellness industry to accelerate the shift to digital.
Spa Vision supports diversification at Tasmania Clinic
Spa Vision has supplied state of the art 'relax' beds to Victoria's Cosmetic Medical Clinic, in Tasmania, Australia, as it prepares to reopen on 15 June.
RKF Luxury Linen collaborates with CODAGE Paris
RKF Luxury Linen, a creator of the finest linen for spas and cosmetic brands, has announced a new collaboration with French cosmetic brand CODAGE Paris.
Living Earth Crafts launches Anti-Microbial FacePillow for massage beds
Massage and wellness equipment supplier Living Earth Crafts (LEC) has unveiled an Anti- Microbial FacePillow in response to COVID-19.
Cooling me softly: SnowRoom offers ultimate feel-good factor
Nothing electrifies the senses and sparks emotions like encountering fresh snow.
Technology will play a key role as spas adapt to business after the lockdown
As the spa and wellness industry emerges into a new normal in the wake of the 2020 COVID lockdown, spas will be altering many of their business practices in order to adhere to social distancing guidelines and reduce unnecessary human interaction.
30th annual ISPA Conference & Expo moves to May 2021
COVID-19 has led us and our industry to pause, breathe and reset.
+ More products   
 
Supplier details
Barr + Wray

Hillington Park Glasgow UK
With 50 years experience, B+W are the UK's leading provider of Spa Engineering solutions and ideas for thermal experiences and design.
Website
More details
COMPANY PROFILES
Melt Design Hub

Melt specialises in bringing concepts and wellness brands to market. [more...]
+ More profiles  
CATALOGUE GALLERY
+ More catalogues  

VIDEO GALLERY

Zenoti - Technology designed for the post-COVID world
Zenoti enables customers and employees to use personal devices, assuring safety and convenience. Guests receive “Uber-like” convenience, with intuitive booking, less wait-times, and automatic check-ins and payments. You deliver exceptional experiences, while spending less on other systems. Find out more...
+ More videos  

DIRECTORY
+ More directory  
DIARY

 

16-17 Jul 2020

APSWC Round Table 2020

Naman Resort, Da Nang, Vietnam
03-05 Aug 2020

World Fitness & Wellness Summit

Raffles City Convention Centre, Singapore
+ More diary  
 


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