Axor, a designer brand of the German sanitary fittings leader Hansgrohe Group, has been selected to bring elegant bathroom design to The Alef Residences serviced by W Dubai – The Palm on the Palm Jumeirah in Dubai, UAE. For beachfront properties in the searing hot Middle East, bathrooms are often the heart of the home.

Ras Al Khaimah-headquartered RAK Ceramics has boosted its range of sanitary ware and tiles to meet today’s demand for eco-friendly products, hygiene, quality and design flexibility. Among its recent launches is RAK-Morning, a brand-new sanitary ware collection that incorporates its pioneering rimless technology.

Sanitary and piping specialist Geberit and Formula One car developers have one thing in common: Both use powerful specialised simulation programs to design and test their products before releasing them for production.

Trendsetting design and innovation were the hallmarks of Ideal Standard’s stunning display at its 100-sq-m stand in the Downtown Design 2017, a key element of the Dubai Design Week held last month in Dubai, UAE.