Diespeker was delighted to learn that a project we contributed to earned Sphere8 the accolade of Small Commercial Project of the Year at the Resin Flooring Association Awards. The project was for the new Harrods Wellness Clinic, which includes 14 treatment rooms, two personal training studios,...

Leading natural stone and terrazzo specialist Diespeker & Co has launched a new initiative for 2018, which will see a substantial change in the supply and delivery of an expanded range of high quality marble and stone from its South East London premises. The new development means that...

2017 was Diespeker’s best year in business yet. As well as hitting the highest turnover to date, we also picked up a coveted award in the South East Manufacturing Awards. With business booming, Diespeker has taken on three new employees at our offices in South East...

If you haven’t heard the name before, WeWork may be coming to a city near you soon! WeWork is an American company on a mission to build amazing shared office spaces. Founded in 2010, the company now has multiple co-working offices around the world, from Brazil...

Diespeker has recently completed another project to posh up the restrooms at Bicester Shopping Village for Oracle Interiors. The designer outlet, Bicester Village designer outlet is the shopping destination, with over 130 designer and high-end brands offering savings to the many customers who visit each day. The village...

Diespeker was thrilled to collect the award for Manufacturer of the Year (under 25m turnover) in the Made in the South East Awards. The event recognised manufacturing companies that have demonstrated success in innovation, product development and growth in either domestic or overseas markets. Now in their...

Diespeker has been bending the rules again, this time for an office building refurbishment in the heart of the City of London. One Poultry is located at the junction of Poultry and Queen Victoria Street; below is the Bank Underground station. The building was designed by...

Hot on the heels of our announcement that we’d made the top 20 in the Tomorrow’s Tile & Stone Awards, Diespeker is equally excited to learn that we are finalists in the Made in the South East Awards. The awards, run by Insider, are designed to recognise...

We are really thrilled with the generosity shown by kitchen company Schmidt Wimbledon, who are auctioning a fully fitted kitchen worth £24,000 to raise funds for the charity Stem 4, our supported charity. Schmidt Wimbledon has shown fantastic commitment to the charity, raising an impressive £37,000...

Diespeker & Co is delighted to announce that we have been shortlisted as a Top 20 finalist in the inaugural Tomorrow’s Tile & Stone Awards. These awards focus on products and services and we are delighted that our skill with natural stone in particular has been...

Regular visitors to the Victoria & Albert Museum in London often take out membership to better support the organisation. The value of becoming a member is currently being upscaled with a new Members’ Room which is being created in a large room that was previously not...

Diespeker has carried out another first in the world of resin based terrazzo, by bending resin terrazzo panels to fit a curved countertop. The project The innovative process was carried out for a countertop for Nandos in Fallowfield, Manchester on a fast-track programme. The client chose a...

As part of station improvements at Piccadilly tube station, Diespeker & Co is handling a major project to replace five staircases in the company’s first foray into working within the capital’s underground network. The project requires the old staircases to be removed completely and new stairs...

MD John Krause recently combined a family holiday with another feat of athleticism on the world stage in Penticton, Canada. John took part in two events, the duathlon and long-distance triathlon (which he describes as a three-quarter Ironman). The standard (as opposed to sprint) duathlon consisted of...

Diespeker has a strong history of providing exquisite flooring solutions for interior designers and contractors working with retailers including Reiss in the UK, Europe and the States, and exclusive stores in London such as Paul Smith and J&M Davidson. However, sometimes we are asked to try...

A project to supply and install book matched marble cladding for a popular sportswear brand in London has resulted in an export contract for Diespeker & Co. The original project was for Asics flagship store in Regent Street, using book matched marble to create a stunning...

Diespeker has brought terrazzo, concrete and natural stone sample ordering bang up to date with a new online sample ordering system. Previously customers had to view samples in a long list, and write down reference codes to be added to a contact form on the relevant...

Diespeker has assisted Charles Richards, a Masters student at the Royal College of Art, whose project looked at using materials, specifically minerals, to make sound. The project, Acoustic Tonalities of Mineral Sounds (ATOMS), was based around the discovery and collecting of the sonic qualities and melodies...

Diespeker has delivered a bespoke countertop and cladding with foot rest for a cafe within the redevelopment of Record Hall. Record Hall is situated in the heart of Hatton Garden in central London. The Club Hatton Garden development, owned and managed by Workspace, offers 61,000 sq...

Anyone who has ever seen The Importance of Being Earnest will remember the famous line, uttered by Lady Bracknell. The grand dame would surely utter her words in the same tone, if she saw Diespeker’s terrazzo handbag, created for a London fashion designer. At Diespeker, we...

Having recently added concrete to our expanding range of surface materials, we are delighted to have our first major order to a prestigious refurbishment project in the heart of London. 77 Shaftesbury is located in Soho near Covent Garden. The bright new space offers around 60,000...

Diespeker MD John Krause has again represented Great Britain in an international competition. This latest event found him in Slovakia, competing in a World Championship triathlon, Challenge Samorin. The triathlon took place in the x-bionic® sphere in Samorin; a unique multipurpose complex with an area of...

Italian restaurant Fucina in Chiltern Street, Marylebone is the brainchild of Australian-born restaurateur Kurt Zdesar. Zdesar brought in head chef Stefano Stecca, from Rimini, formerly head chef at Toto’s in Chelsea. The restaurant opened to acclaim in late 2016. The Fucina style is ‘casual-luxury’. It serves...

We love a little extravagance at Diespeker, and we’re delighted to supply to luxury watch house, Arije. Arije opened the store in Sloane Street in 2009. Arije showcases some of the world’s most prestigious timepieces from brands such as Cartier, Harry Winston and Breguet with exclusive...

Diespeker is providing its biggest bespoke resin based terrazzo meterage to date for an Oriental retail space for Loon Fung. The space is part of a major regeneration project at 399 Edgware Road. The formerly derelict site was identified for a new community hub for the...

Diespeker recently supplied countertops to the new Luminary Bakery in Hackney at a preferential rate in support of the great work being done by the operation. The bakery is a social enterprise that offers opportunities to vulnerable women in London. It is part of the Kahlia...

Diespeker is now offering a free presentation seminar for London-based architectural and design practices. The presentation is given by Kevin Meynard, our Business Development Director. Kevin will give helpful information on such topics as: Different types of terrazzo Cement based Resin based Standard and bespoke Tile,...

Diespeker has been in operation since 1881, so it’s not a surprise that every so often, something pops up from our past. We were recently sent a photograph by an associate who had spotted the connection. The photo shows a Diespeker crew at work at the...