Treske were commissioned to design and make furniture for the chapel, family and meeting rooms, and furniture for the café. The catafalque, lectern, flower stands, Howe 40/4 wooden seat and back chairs were all made for the chapel, while further tables with upholstered Howe 40/4 chairs were made for the café. Display cabinets, chairs and tables were manufactured for the meeting and family rooms.
Darlington Council commissioned Treske to supply a turntable catafalque, lectern, console table, flower plinths, two coffin stands, chapel seating with two front rows of sofa seating, integrated AV and committal curtains and their control systems for the chapel, as well as waiting room furniture.
Treske were commissioned to design and make bespoke crematoria furniture for the two chapels. Catafalques, adjustable height lecterns, sofa seating, upholstered seats and committal curtains were part of the commission.
Treske worked closely with St Helens Borough Council to provide the furniture and furnishings required for the refurbishment of the old Crematorium chapel and creation of a new smaller additional chapel.
Treske installed a catafalque platform, new curtain track motors and controller for the committal area, catafalque curtains, blinds to windows, oak upholstered seats chapel seating, frontals, a bespoke lectern and organ surround.
Treske supplied a new lectern with integrated controls and AV features, redesigned the catafalque base and developed a striking design style for the crematoria furniture. The oak benches with upholstered seats and frontals used the same design as the catafalque and reader.
Treske designed and manufactured an oak rise and fall catafalque and installed large triangular voile curtains in the gable end of the hall above the catafalque, inspired by yacht sails and Poole’s coastal heritage. Dress curtains in marine blue velvet complement 100 aquamarine upholstered Treske Harrogate chairs.
The new furniture consisted of a bespoke catafalque, console table, ambo-style lectern incorporating audio visual controls, and the main committal curtains and voile.
A temporary crematorium with full range of Treske crematoria furniture, including a catafalque, lectern, console table and 120 stacking chairs.
Crematoria furniture including the reception desk, catafalques for two chapels with seating on curved benches designed especially by Treske, with console tables, flower stands and a lectern with full audio visual and curtain controls installed.
Treske worked with Solihull Metropolitan Borough Council to create a scheme for their refurbished Robin Hood Crematorium including bench seating, tracks, curtain controls and curtains.
Llwydcoed Crematorium the second crematorium to be opened in Rhondda Cynon Taf near Aberdare in South Wales and is set amongst a peaceful landscape of gardens.
Lelley Fields Crematorium in Holderness near Hull, is the first Crematorium to be built in the region for 25 years. Treske were commissioned to provide furniture for both chapels including two bespoke movable catafalques, two rise and fall lecterns, 150 stackable Howe 40/4 upholstered chairs with their storage trolleys, two console tables, two sets of motorised curtain tracks, committal curtains, and controls.
Treske worked alongside Haverstock Architects and Buxton Building Contractors for the West Herts Crematorium Joint Committee to design and make a bespoke Catafalque, Chapel Seating, Waiting Room Furniture, Book of Remembrance Bench and Book of Remembrance Cabinets, Large Privacy Screen, Welcome Desk, Rise and Fall Lectern, Reception Desk, Office Storage Cabinet and Special Size Worktops.
Malton Town Council commissioned Treske to design and make bespoke furniture for the newly restored funeral chapel at the town's burial ground.
Treske work with many councils who are investing in building brand new crematoria facilities or who are upgrading existing sites. Councils that have invested in not just the building, but also the furniture and furnishings, receive very positive responses from those using the chapel.
With the best quality comfortable seating, catafalque, lectern and other crematoria and chapel furniture is designed and supplied along with the best furnishings, track systems and controls, the investment is both practical and long term, avoiding more frequent expensive refurbishments.
Treske have now completed many full crematoria refurbishments for Councils including Cheltenham Borough Council, Chesterfield Borough Council, Lewes and Eastbourne Councils, Guildford Borough Council and Stockton on Tees Borough Council. Individual designs of chair and bench seating, lecterns, sound audiovisual desks, catafalques, flower stands and soft furnishings and integrated controls are worked up into proposals for approval before their manufacture and installation.