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Project Highlight: Metropolitan at The 9

PROJECT HIGHLIGHT Metropolitan at The 9 Rendered and ready. Takeform closes the gap between dreamy visions and feasible plans. Profile Details WHAT: Interior wayfinding and signage design, exterior on-building signage design, specification package. WHERE: Cleveland, Ohio CONTRIBUTORS: DEVELOPER: Geis…  read more

Posted in: ADA, Branding, Interior Signage  |  Tagged: Brand, Branded space, Case Study, Corporate, dimensional letters, dimensional logo, Directional Signage, Environmental Graphics, Ethos, Experiential Design, Experiential Graphics, Fusion, Hospitality, Hotel, Interior Design, Restroom Signs, Retail, room id, Sign design, Signage, Theming

Project Highlight: Glenn Research Center

PROJECT HIGHLIGHT NASA Glenn Research Center Sky-high inspiration. Cleveland NASA campus adds research building befitting exploration, collaboration. Dramatic yet subtle Amplify custom window films display inspiring messaging and dramatic NASA technology imagery. When the NASA John H. Glenn Research…  read more

Posted in: Branding, Highlight, Project Profiles, Takeform News  |  Tagged: 3 Dimensional, ADA Compliance, ADA standards, Art, Branded space, dimensional letters, Environmental Graphics, Experiential Design, Experiential Graphics, Facility, Fusion, Graphic Panels, Graphics, Privacy Window Film, room id, Sign design, Signage, Wallcovering, Window film

Project Highlight: Bents Opera House

PROJECT HIGHLIGHT Bent's Opera House Bringing cosmopolitan sophistication to a historic rural landmark. At its opening in 1865, Bent's Opera House (Bent's) was a mixed-use destination ahead of its time. The three-story Medina Sandstone building offered three first-level storefronts, offices on the second,…  read more

Tagged: Acrylic, Brand, dimensional letters, Directional Signage, Ethos, Experiential Design, Experiential Graphics, Fusion, Graphics, Hospitality, Hotel, museum, Retail, room id, Sign design, Signage, Wayfinding, Window film

Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA)

The following is a summary of ADA regulations related to signage and wayfinding based on the Department of Justice's 2010 revision of the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990. As of March 15, 2012 compliance with the 2010 Standards are required for new construction and alterations under Titles II…  read more

Posted in: ADA, Interior Signage, Wayfinding  |  Tagged: ADA Compliance, ADA standards, Americans with Disabilities Act, Directional Signage, Graphics, Interior Design, Permanent Room Sign, room id, Signage, Wayfinding

Project Highlight: M&T Tech Hub

PROJECT HIGHLIGHT M&T Tech Hub Buffalo tech sector's high-rise boost Takeform helps M&T Bank translate high concept into fresh vibe High-tech attitude. Dynamic floor plans. Vibrant décor. A landmark Buffalo, N.Y., skyscraper found a new purpose thanks to M&T Bank, whose $58 million investment…  read more

Posted in: ADA, Branding, Interior Signage, Wayfinding  |  Tagged: 3 Dimensional, Acrylic, ADA Compliance, ADA standards, Braille, Branded space, Corporate, dimensional letters, Directional Signage, Environmental Graphics, Experiential Design, Experiential Graphics, notice holder, room id, Signage, Vivid, Window film

Project Highlight: Foothill Ranch Health Center

PROJECT HIGHLIGHT Foothill Ranch Health Center Spa-like health center reflects welcome shift in care For design sensitivity, tricky logistics, and problem-solving prowess, A&D firms turn to Takeform. Picture this: you walk into an open, light-filled entrance tastefully decorated and staffed by greeters.…  read more

Posted in: ADA, Branding, Highlight, Interior Signage, Project Profiles, Wayfinding  |  Tagged: 3 Dimensional, Acrylic, ADA Compliance, ADA standards, Braille, Branded space, dimensional letters, Environmental Graphics, Ethos, Experiential Design, Experiential Graphics, Fusion, Graphics, Healthcare, Medical Office Building, MOB, Patient experience, room id, room numbers, Signage, Wallcovering, Window film

Project Highlight: NextCorps

PROJECT HIGHLIGHT Nextcorps | Going up. Helping a startup hub remake a storied retail space for tomorrow's legends. What does a former department store have in common with a high-tech startup incubator? Both have high traffic. Both see new ideas and new products introduced with each passing season.…  read more

Tagged: 3 Dimensional, Acrylic, ADA Compliance, ADA standards, Braille, Brand, Branded space, dimensional letters, Environmental Graphics, Ethos, Experiential Design, Experiential Graphics, Graphics, Logos, notice holder, Restroom Signs, room id, Sign design, Signage, Vivid, Wallcovering, Window film

Project Highlight: Be Well

PROJECT HIGHLIGHT Be Well | 'Hope Happens Here' Like the décor, signage is designed to be more welcoming and less institutional. A new behavior health facility emphasizes safe, warm environment. In a time of increasing need for addiction recovery and mental health services, one public-private partnership…  read more

Tagged: 3 Dimensional, Acrylic, ADA Compliance, ADA standards, Behavioral health, Brand, Branded space, Case Study, customer safety, dimensional letters, Environmental Graphics, Experiential Design, Experiential Graphics, Graphics, Installation, Logos, patient safety, Permanent Room Sign, Restroom Signs, room id, Sign design, Signage, Wallcovering, Wayfinding

Project Highlight: LSUS

PROJECT HIGHLIGHT LSUS A natural reflection. First impressions. The exterior of the new renovated Science Lecture Auditorium at LSUS marks the location with raised lettering from Takeform's Ethos line. Each weather-resistant letter is ¾ inch cast aluminum, brushed, and clear coated. Reimagined lecture…  read more

Posted in: Project Profiles  |  Tagged: 3 Dimensional, ADA Compliance, ADA standards, Back-to-School, College, Environmental Graphics, Ethos, Experiential Design, Experiential Graphics, Exterior Signage, Graphic Panels, Graphics, Higher Education, Logos, room id, Sign design, Signage