Trends in Crematorium Design
Mark Doohan, Managing Director of Benchmark Architects, presented a paper at the Cremation & Burial Communication & Education 2023 conference (CBCE). The paper covered the trends in crematorium design, discussing the history, development, design observations, and future possibilities for crematorium design; specifically exploring cultural and experiential developments of wake and function facilities, size and scale of spaces and facilities provision and finally, the importance of sustainability in building design.
The CBCE event is a national forum that brings together local councils and private companies within the bereavement sector from all over the UK. This event unites experts and keynote speakers to discuss significant developments that the sector will face. It is an essential annual event that provides a unique opportunity to obtain the most current information. Additionally, attendees can meet with exhibitors to discuss their latest services and products. The conference provides opportunities to learn, connect, discover, and develop by listening to keynote speakers, networking, and discussing the latest technology and tools available in the sector.
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