This Pawson 11" Frypan has been specifically designed for frying and sauteing. It has very good stick resistance and up to 50% more frying surface area. It is an excellent addition to your Demeyere Pawson collection.John Pawson for Demeyere pans feature: Silvinox surface treatment on 18/10 Stainless Steel surfacese 7-Ply material bottom to the edge of the pan, .19" thick. Cast, welded 18/10 Stainless Steel handles Double-sided lids for extra insulation Induction compatible 30 Year Manufacturer's Warranty In 2008, Demeyere marked its 100th birthday with the launch of a new series, designed by celebrated British architect John Pawson. The combination of functional complexity and formal simplicity gives this series its unique contemporary character and appeal.The Demeyere Difference: Demeyere is the only manufacturer worldwide who applies the technical concept of each product to the specific requirements of the typical cooking processes and recipes for which the product is used. In other words, they build the pot around its purpose.Demeyere's continued dedication to perfecting their product using state of the art technologies has made them a leader in cookware manufacturing worldwide. Demeyere was one of the first to pioneer the use of sandwich bottoms of pure aluminium for their products. They also developed the Silvinox surface treatment that is still unique. They have also created their TriplInduc, 7-Ply Material (thickness adjusted to the typical cooking process), Inductoseal and ControlInduc technologies.