Duravit AG sells approx. 20,000 bathrooms at ISH

The designer bathroom manufacturer is supplying toilets and washbasins for a major Indian project

Ahmedabad, Gujarat, March 20, 2017 /India PRwire/ -- On the first morning of ISH, the world's largest trade fair for sanitary ware, heating and air-conditioning technology, a contract for the provision of approx. 20,000 bathrooms had already been signed by Dr. Frank Richter, Chairman of the Board of Duravit AG, and Umesh Magar, Technical Director of the project development company "Magarpatta Township Development and Construction Co. Ltd.".

"Magarpatta Development" is one of the largest and best-known building development firms in India, and has achieved international recognition thanks to its visionary "Magarpatta City" project, a modern residential complex in India devoted to sustainable and ecological living. "Magarpatta Development" is currently developing two additional projects modelled on this complex, "Nanded City" and "River View City", on the outskirts of the metropolis of Pune. Incorporating 235 local families, some 35,316 apartments and two schools will be built on an area of over 284 hectares during the first construction phase.

Duravit India, the local branch of Duravit AG, has been involved in the project right from the start. As a local manufacturer with its own factory in Tarapur (Gujarat), the company will be supplying toilets and washbasins for the approx. 20,000 bathrooms that are to be built as part of this project. The Starck 3 range by Philippe Starck and the D-Code range will be fitted.

Discussions regarding subsequent phases of the project are already being conducted at the ISH, where Duravit also presented three new design ranges, including the Luv collection by Cecilie Manz.

Notes to Editor

Duravit AG

Founded in 1817 in Hornberg in the Black Forest, Duravit AG is today, in its 200th year, a leading international manufacturer of designer bathrooms. The company operates in more than 130 countries worldwide and stands for innovations in the field of good design, the intelligent use of technology and top quality. In cooperation with high-profile international designers, such as Philippe Starck and EOOS, the company develops comfortable bathrooms that really enhance quality of life for users on a sustained basis. Duravit's product portfolio comprises sanitary ceramics, bathroom furniture, bathtubs and shower trays, wellness systems, shower-toilets, tap fittings and accessories.

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