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Focus SB Ltd

Head Office

Napier Road
Castleham Industrial Estate
St Leonards-on-Sea
TN38 9NY
United Kingdom

Company Personnel

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Sales Office

Focus SB® is a British manufacturer specialising in the design, development, tooling and manufacture of pressed metal components and standard and bespoke electrical wiring accessories for luxury hotels, heritage buildings royal palaces, high end residential and superyachts.


Precision engineering capabilities include:

Component design and development

Prototypes and samples

Flexible production programmes

CNC milling

Assembly and finishing

Press tooling

CNC wire erosion tooling

Press work

Focus SB exports to China, Taiwan, Macau, Hong Kong, Malaysia, Bahrain, Brunei, Ghana, Jordan, Kuwait, Malta, Nigeria, Oman, Qatar and Saudi Arabia.

 

Unique to Focus SB:

One of few manufacturers able to match its rocker and toggle switches to its plate finishes.

Electrophoretic lacquering of polished brass plates providing durability and a hard wearing finish, ensuring products keep their appearance over time.

The only UK electrical accessory manufacturer with total control of its manufacturing process in-house.

First and only UK and European electrical accessory manufacturer licensed to manufacture and export wiring accessories to China (Oct 2017).

Focus SB’s energy-saving hotel key card switches are rated at 32 amps, where many alternatives are not.


Product innovations:

Product range developed for China export (2017).

The only fully certified 2 way and centre-off retractive toggle grid switch suitable for use with mains voltage in the UK (2017).

The only truly flush-mounted electrical plate for the UK market, the Focus SB Smoothie®, designed in collaboration with the architects and designers, SHH (2014).

 
Accreditations and certifications:

ISO 9001:2015 BSI certified

Accredited partner of the Society of British and International Interior Designers (SBID)

Members of the Made in Britain Campaign 2016

Members of China-Britain Business Council’s Outbound Programme (CBBC) 2017

CCC (China Compulsory Certificate) approved, CQC (China Quality Certification Centre) compliant 2017

Signed up to Disability Confident scheme 2017

 

Regional Offices

Flagship showroom in China
Focus SB / Distribution Partners Kursel Ltd
20F Jinmao Tower
No.88 Century Avenue
Pudong
Shanghai
China
+86 21 6881 5195 /5196
focus@kursel.com
Hong Kong
Focus SB / Distribution Partners Kursel Ltd
Shop 213
Manly Plaza
997 King’s Road
Hong Kong
China
+852 90256499
focus@kursel.com
Head Office and UK showroom
Focus SB Ltd
Napier Road
Castleham Industrial Estate
St Leonards on Sea
TN38 9NY
United Kingdom
+44 (0) 1424 858060
sales@focus-sb.co.uk
Hangzhou
Focus SB / Distribution Partners Kursel Ltd
5F, Block A, Yuantian Science & Technology Mansion
No.3778, Jiangnan Avenue
Binjiang District
Hangzhou
China
+86 571 8771 9388
focus@kursel.com
Beijing
Focus SB / Distribution Partners Kursel Ltd
B1/F 1-08, Beijing Building Materials Trade Tower
No.14 Dongtucheng Road
Chaoyang District
Beijing
China
+86 10-59778113
focus@kursel.com
Beijing
Focus SB / Distribution Partners Kursel Ltd
1-F8629, Hall 1, M Macalline Building
No.59 Laiguangying West Road
Chaoyang District
Beijing
China
Tel +86 10-59778113
focus@kursel.com

Projects

Chiltern Firehouse

London, United Kingdom

Corinthia London & ESPA Life Spa

London, United Kingdom

InterContinental Park Lane

London, United Kingdom

Jumeirah Carlton Tower

London, United Kingdom

Jumeirah One Blackfriars

London, United Kingdom

MGM Cotai

Macau, China

Royal Garden Hotel

London, United Kingdom

Royal Lancaster London

London, United Kingdom

The Gleneagles Hotel

Scotland, United Kingdom

The Standard London

London, United Kingdom

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Entry & Security

Focus SB manufactures high quality metal flush mounted panic alarm buttons (hold up devices) and sounder plates finished to match its standard and bespoke sockets and switches. Custom finished for luxury interiors, the panic alarm / hold up device fits in a standard back box, requiring two buttons to be depressed simultaneously to prevent accidental activation. Once activated it latches on and requires a key to reset. Features: double push hold up device, latching, selectable for normally open / normally closed, indicator to show activation, key resettable, spare keys available, manufactured in all finishes. Technical: suitable for Grade 2 and 3 installations conforming to PD6662:2010, complies to BS4737, Type Z. Sounder Plates: typical applications for alarm systems. Features: 32 tones (user selectable), automatic synchronisation, two stage alarm, discreet design. Technical: voltage 9-15Vdc 18-28Vdc, current 18 mA (typical tone 3), sound output 97dB(A) (typical tone 3).

Guestroom Amenities; Entertainment & Technology

Focus SB manufactures custom Do Not Disturb guest management systems, as well as combination switches, sockets and bespoke plates where standard rockers and toggles for simple on/off switching can be combined with a retractive rocker, toggle or bell push for discreet momentary dimming functionality. Do Not Disturb: a wide choice of pre-programmed functions can be incorporated including: do not disturb, maid service, room service. Technical: state of the art PCB technology ensures competitive pricing, ultimate reliability and virtually zero maintenance. Door entry bell push with either integrated buzzer or output to chimer etc. Built in power supply or can be run from or external 12 to 35 volt AC source. Memory backup – power surges or cuts are a regular occurrence in hotels, Focus SB can incorporate a memory chip to record current settings and re-instate when power resumes. Alternative designs with air conditioning controls (set point, fan speed, digital temperature readout etc) or card entry facilities can be integrated in one package. Finish options: housing design, bespoke internal and corridor units to your own specification, polished or satin finishes can be in chrome, nickel, stainless steel or brass, 22 carat gold plate, bronze etc, as required to match the decor and the selected accessory range. Custom silk screen printing or engraving to specific design, language, colours and logo.

Lighting & Accessories

Focus SB® is an established UK electrical wiring accessories manufacturer producing switch and socket plates and components precision engineered from high quality stainless steel or solid brass for private residential and contracts markets. Industry leader, it is the first and only British and European company licensed to manufacture and export electrical accessories to China. Focus SB manufactures custom finished cover plates for lighting controls systems such as Lutron, Rako and Wise Controls, and offers a range of Wise Controls wireless radio technology solutions for home automation. Metal cover plates for the Wise Controls Wireless Intense and Fusion switch ranges can be custom finished to match standard switches and sockets. Retractive rocker and toggle switches can also be finished to perfectly match standard rocker and toggle switches. Focus SB offers services tailored for architects, interior designers, M&E consulting engineers, building services and project managers, property developers, electrical contractors and OEM partners. Standard and bespoke products are specified for luxury hotels in UK, China and internationally, and for heritage buildings, high-end residential and superyacht interiors. Focus SB offers a sample service for client presentations and unrivalled in house precision engineering and finishing services. Using traditional methods combined with state of the art equipment, plates are created through complex processes unique to the company by talented in-house engineers, who design the company's tooling. Distinctive plate finishes are often finished by hand by Focus SB's experienced craftspeople. Expert product consultants are available nationwide to discuss project requirements face-to-face and talk specifiers through the design and product sample services. Due to the often bespoke nature of Focus SB's products and services, every order is tailored to the individual client.