Metal shopfront at The Rag Trader

New shop front to The Rag Trader on Dublin's Drury Street

We found ourselves being asked to supply some samples of blackened metal finished steel work and burnished metal finish when were invited to take a look at this project in Dublin’s Drury Street. This project involved swing doors, fold away windows and front façade to the shop front. We manufactured it using mildsteel and then treated it to our unique …

Metalwork at The Chelsea Drugstore, Dublin

Shop front under construction in Ballyfoyle

When asked would we look at providing the metalwork requirements for The Chelsea Drugstore in Dublin we knew from the start that this project was going to be a special one. With Shaun Clarkson design, Truwood fitout and MG Developments Limited we were engaged to provide brass fittings to the bars including front and back bars, brass counter tops and …

Zinc Counter tops

Zinc counter top being fabricated

Zinc counter tops are just another element of architectural metalwork CDS can offer. Zinc appears as a dull, slightly mottled surface that has actually more in common with the likes of pewter than with chrome or stainless steel. It looks matured and old even when it’s new, but it has a glow of warmth that many other metals seem to …

Mirror polished stainless steel used on the 5 Cube

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We are asked to supply high polished stainless steel to a very interesting project in Dublin’s Grand Canal. We manufactured and installed mirror polished stainless steel panels to form the reflective screens which we also laser etched some relevant text. “The concept behind the pavilion was to develop an easily replicable symbol of consumption, which could be scaled up or …