The Eye of the Storm is a concept table, designed by Steuart Padwick and made by Armourcoat from Ductal® Ultra-High Performance Concrete (UHPC).
Armourcoat are a leading manufacturer of innovative surface finishes and sculptural effects and as a result have become an integral feature of some of the world’s most prestigious architectural interiors. The Eye of the Storm table shows how Ductal® is ideally suited to furniture design, allowing unusually thin sections with an outstanding level of surface finish detail. Its strength and durability is even greater than natural stone.
Ductal® possesses a unique combination of superior properties including strength, ductility, durability and enhanced aesthetics. It can also be pigmented to a wide range of colours. This enables designers to realise new sculptural approaches to concrete forms. Armourcoat hold the first sublicence to manufacture Ductal® precast elements in the UK.