Patcraft’s carpet tile collection, Deconstructed Metal, is created through patent-pending manufacturing technology that exposes the primary backing as part of the product design. The products feature a depth of visual variance and texture that moves beyond traditional pattern design and bear light on the technology required to construct the product. It is available in two 12”x 24” carpet tiles: Metallic Alchemy and Alloy Shimmer, and are comprised of six different yarn combinations that combine three metallic backings for a total of 18 colors. The products highlight the use of metallic details within a variety of commercial and
hospitality spaces. Constructed with Eco Solution Q® and EcoWorx® backing, Deconstructed Metal is Cradle to Cradle certified. Products are backed with a lifetime warranties against stain, colorfastness to light, static and abrasive wear for maximum performance and appearance retention.
The Cleveland Browns’ $5 million, four-month renovation project vastly improves its Training and Administrative Complex in Berea, Ohio. The renovations are designed by the nationally recognized, integrated architecture, engineering, and technology design firm Westlake Reed Leskosky of Cleveland, Ohio, and recently recognized with an AIA Ohio 2014 Honor Award. The new workplace is a thoroughly modern space, respectful of the history and tradition of the Cleveland Browns yet forging a progressive identity for the team, via bold imagery, messaging, team branding and colors. Photography by Kevin G. Reeves.Related ArticleMore
Designed by HOK, the new Prebys Cardiovascular Institute in La Jolla, Calif., is conceived to be the region’s largest and most advanced center dedicated to cardiovascular care. Interior spaces support advanced medical treatment, patient care, research, clinical trials and graduate medical education. The seven-story, 167-bed hospital includes 59 intensive care beds, four operating rooms, two hybrid operating rooms, three cardiac catheterization labs and an electrophysiology lab connected to centralized research labs, and a center for graduate education. Stephen Whalen PhotographyRelated ArticleMore
The Wayne N. Aspinall Federal Building and U.S. Courthouse in Grand Junction, Colorado, received partial modernization and a high-performing green building renovation by the U. S. General Services Administration, Rocky Mountain Region. The Design-Build Partners were The Beck Group, as Design-Build Contractor and Architect-of-Record; and Westlake Reed Leskosky, was the Lead Design Architect, Integrated Engineer, Sustainable Design and Historic Preservation Consultant. Photography by Kevin G. Reeves.More