One 30- to 32-inch-wide basin trumps the double-bowl these days. But any stainless sink with noise-dampening rubber pads on the underside and 16- to 20-gauge stainless steel (lower-gauge is thicker and better) can fill the bill. Deep and heavy-duty.
Made of pro-grade 16-gauge stainless steel, this Franke sink is 11½
inches deep to fit tall stockpots. It also has the biggest sound-reduction pads of the bunch. You can customize the drain placement when you order. About $1,825; Franke