Stainless Steel Sinks & Commercial Sinks
Building a hygienic, practical and reliable washing area in the laboratory, medical, hospitality or other commercial spaces is now easier with Britex stainless steel commercial sinks.
Britex also offers a range of products, including the Britex Stainless Steel Wall Mounted Cleaner’s Bench, that are designed by specialised health project architects. These conform to the Australian OH&S standards and are ideal for health projects and other commercial facilities.
Britex Stainless Steel Sinks
Britex stainless steel commercial sinks and stainless steel benches are also available in custom sizes and configurations.
Laboratories, medical facilities, and hospitality or other commercial spaces should be supported with hygienic and well-built washing areas. Manufactured from grade 304 or 316 acid resistant stainless steel, Britex stainless steel sinks are durable, easy to maintain, and suitable for various applications.
Features of Commercial Sinks
Stainless steel sinks are among the top choices for commercial and industrial sectors that require hygienic, strong and reliable washing areas. Some features and benefits of commercial stainless steel sinks include:
- Aesthetically pleasing and modern appearance
- Hygienic, easy to clean and maintain
- Able to resist many types of corrosion, as well as heat and fire
- Available in different shapes and sizes, and often can be customised according to requirements
- Strong, sturdy and durable despite being relatively lightweight
Commercial Uses of Stainless Steel Sinks
Britex commercial stainless steel sinks are made to meet Australian industry standards, and are ideal for use in health care, laboratories, hospitality, schools, and other commercial purposes.
Stainless Steel Sinks for Commercial Kitchen
Commercial kitchens, including those in restaurants, cafes, and hotels, are often busy and used by many. Washing areas in these spaces should be practical and reliable, as well as easy to keep clean.
Stainless steel sinks are quite non-porous and do not crack or wear out easily. Sinks that are built with quality materials and fabricated from commercial grade 304 are designed to withstand wear and tear. Besides its strength and durability, stainless steel sinks also make it easy to maintain maximum hygiene with minimal effort.
Britex stainless steel sinks for commercial kitchen purposes are specially built to withstand the ravages of time. Our Cafe Sink, for example, is fabricated using 1.2mm commercial grade 304 stainless steel, and are supplied with 50mm strainer wastes. It incorporates two large 54 litre bowls, and is ideal for commercial kitchens, canteens, and other hospitality projects. Custom models are also available by request.
Stainless Steel Sinks for Laundry and Cleaner Rooms
Britex offers a range of stainless steel sinks that are specially designed for use in laundry and cleaner rooms. These sinks are robust and heavy duty, able to handle significant wear and tear.
Among the range is the extremely sturdy Britex Stainless Steel Cleaner’s Sink that comes with an extra large grade 304 stainless steel 46 litre tub. Additional splashback of up to 900mm high is optional, and it can also be supplied with Britex wall mounted tap sets or other tapware.
For a space-saving fixture, the Britex Stainless Steel Janitorial Unit is a great option. This multi-use combination unit has both a bucket sink with hinged grate, and a generous sized hand wash basin. There is an optional swivel-style tap mounted at the front of the basin, which can be used for hand washing.
Our Stainless Steel Wall Mounted Cleaner’s Bench is designed by specialised health project architects, and is ideal for cleaner’s rooms in health projects and commercial facilities. It is OH&S friendly and very sturdy, and can be supplied in standard or custom sizes, in either commercial grade 304 or acid resistant grade 316 stainless steel.
Stainless Steel Sinks for Laboratories and Schools
Sturdy and easy to maintain, stainless steel sinks are often used in laboratories and schools. Not only are these sinks hygienic and easy to clean, but its resistance to corrosion, fire and heat makes it the right option for environments where there may be exposure to harsh chemicals.
Our selection of stainless steel sinks for laboratories and school science rooms, including the Laboratory Bowl and the Universal Laboratory Sink range, are fabricated using 1.2mm grade 316 acid resistant stainless steel, and are available with an optional WaterMark certified grade 316 stainless steel waste outlet and stopper.
These come in standard and custom sizes, and can be supplied with laboratory tapware if required.
What Size of Kitchen Sink Should I Choose?
Commercial stainless steel sinks are available in many options, including single bowl or double bowl, small or big size, right hand or left hand application, and more.
Choosing the right kitchen sink depends on a number of factors, which include but may not necessarily be limited to the size of the space, the frequency of use, the number of users, and the purpose of use.
Generally, bigger spaces or multiple users will benefit from a bigger, multi-basin sink, while smaller sinks fit into compact areas better. However, there are always exceptions to the rule.
Britex sinks can be made to custom sizes, depending on your application and requirement. To find out more, contact our team directly today.
What is usually the best gauge for stainless steel sinks?
We would recommend 18 gauge (1.2mm), 16 gauge (1.5mm), or thicker.
What is the best material to use for a commercial kitchen sink?
Stainless steel sink is the best material to use for a commercial kitchen sink. Not only do they offer a modern outlook to your kitchen, they are also durable, heat resistant, and easy to clean.
How do I choose a good stainless steel sink for my kitchen?
A few things to look out for when choosing a stainless steel sink for commercial use:
- It should be about 1-2mm in thickness
- Go for a thicker gauge for better durability
- Consider the sink size you need for your space
- Check if you need it to be made in grade 304 or 316 stainless steel
What are the most strong and durable kitchen sinks?
The most durable kitchen sinks are stainless steel sinks of about 1.5-2mm of thickness.
Are stainless steel sinks good for commercial kitchen purposes?
They are often considered the best for commercial purposes because of their strength and durability. They are also resistant to corrosion and are easy to keep hygienic.
What is grade 304 stainless steel sink?
A grade 304 stainless steel sink is more durable and resistant to corrosion than typical stainless steel sinks. They have an increased amount of chromium and nickel added that strengthens its build, making it suitable for various commercial applications.
Posted: June 26, 2020
Posted: March 27, 2020
Posted: June 26, 2020
Working with Architects Clarke Hopkins Clarke and Watpac Builders involved in the Victorian New School Building Project - PPP, Britex consulted, manufactured and installed various custom fabricated Stainless Steel fixtures including stainless steel benches and sinks for Food Tech, Canteen and Servery Areas.Read more