Banker Wire News

February 16, 2017
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New York City Offices Complemented with Fashionable, Durable Banker Wire Mesh in Elevator Cabs

MUKWONAGO, WI... Corporate tenants in 589 5th Avenue, a 17-story mid-century building in Midtown Manhattan, now have new elevator cabs to complement their redesigned corridors and existing lobby. The cabs are clad with Banker Wire mesh, offering a sophisticated look with unmatched durability.

A total of four elevators were redesigned and clad with Banker Wire’s DF-6 stainless steel woven metal mesh, in concert with frosted back-painted glass, LED lights and terrazzo tile.

January 26, 2017
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Banker Wire Introduces New Continuing Education...

MUKWONAGO, WI…Banker Wire has created a brand new AIA/CES and IDCEC continuing education course for architects and interior designers. The one-credit-hour course, titled “Designing with Pre-Crimped Woven Wire Mesh,” is presented in streaming HD video and can be viewed at the link below:   www.bankerwire.com/continuing-education   The...
November 15, 2016
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Banker Wire Mesh Outfits State-of-the-Art Indoor...

MUKWONAGO, WI… Built in the center of one of Montréal’s most diverse neighborhoods, the Stade de Soccer de Montréal is a new visual and cultural symbol in the city. Utilizing custom-fabricated Banker Wire mesh partitions around its indoor playing field, the stadium provides tens of thousands of soccer players with a first-class...
October 24, 2016
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Banker Wire Releases New Architectural Catalog

MUKWONAGO, WI…Banker Wire, the world’s leading manufacturer of woven wire mesh, announces the release of its new architectural catalog. With a refreshed design, the catalog showcases completed projects to serve as a source of inspiration for those with working with the material.   Featuring stunning project photography, the new catalog...
September 22, 2016
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New Multi-Purpose Facility at the University of...

MUKWONAGO, WI…It’s only fitting that a university building with multiple practices under one roof is employing the use of versatile woven wire mesh, manufactured by Banker Wire. Banker’s mesh provides strong infill material that also meets the architect’s design intent for exterior stair and pedestrian bridge railings at the new Jacobs...
July 26, 2016
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Historic Parking Garage in Downtown Detroit...

MUKWONAGO, WI…Banker Wire recently collaborated with architects in Detroit to deliver a custom metal mesh solution for the renovation and historical preservation of a more than 90-year-old parking garage in the heart of the city.   Originally built in 1924, the parking garage at 801 West Lafayette Blvd. was one of two buildings on the...
June 28, 2016
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Banker Wire Customizes Metal Mesh and Supports...

MUKWONAGO, WI…The design architect of a new building addition and renovation project at the University of Michigan says the firm “pushed the envelope” with the help of Banker Wire.   Banker Wire metal mesh was specified for the railing infill of a new pedestrian bridge, which provides access to the new Center of Excellence in Nano...
April 29, 2016
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Renovation Project at UCLA School of Medicine Calls...

MUKWONAGO, WI… Banker Wire worked with ZGF Architects LLP to create a custom mesh railing infill for the South Tower building on UCLA’s Center for the Health Sciences (CHS) complex. The 443,000-square-foot building underwent a seismic upgrade and renovation to convert nine of the former hospital’s 12 floors into research lab space.   The...
March 24, 2016
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Simon Oswald Architecture Features Banker Wire on...

Simon Oswald Architecture (SOA), a firm based in Columbia, Missouri, has shared a great story about working with Banker Wire! On the company's blog, architect Robbie Price discusses the advantages of working with Banker - from our high-quality products to our design assistance and customer support.  Titled "Designing with Woven Metal...
March 18, 2016
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Banker Wire Launches New Website: A Visual Showcase...

Product Design View
MUKWANAGO, WI…Banker Wire, the worldwide leader in the manufacture of woven and welded wire mesh for architectural and industrial applications, has launched the new www.bankerwire.com. The site is the most comprehensive guide for wire mesh products available anywhere.   At the core of the new site is a comprehensive mesh product database...
February 19, 2016
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Woven Metal Mesh Proves Ideal Material for Rooftop...

MUKWONAGO, WI...Situated in the heart of the city and overlooking Lake Ontario, the new Delta Toronto Hotel is a contemporary and convenient hub for out-of-town guests – not to mention, a new city landmark. Its 46-story glass tower adds a sleek accent to the Toronto skyline. To complement the hotel’s tower, Page + Steele/IBI Group...
December 10, 2015
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Banker Wire Mesh Performs Elegantly in Chicago...

MUKWONAGO, WI… After a year of design renovations, a unit in a well-known high-rise apartment building in the heart of downtown Chicago has received a makeover – in part thanks to Banker Wire’s architectural mesh. The apartment features the most luxurious of amenities, and the design team at Becker Architects was faced with the challenge...
October 27, 2015
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Sierra Nevada Brewery Calls on Banker Wire Mesh to...

MUKWONAGO, WI… With design accents from Banker Wire, Sierra Nevada Brewing Company recently opened its much anticipated Mills River Taproom and Restaurant in Mills River, North Carolina. The taproom features 23 beer taps and a chef-inspired menu with beautiful interior elements parallel in appeal. Banker Wire provided the brewery with 2,...
September 28, 2015
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Banker Wire Mesh Sculpture Highlights the History...

MUKWONAGO, WI… In the heart of Seattle, the recently revitalized South Lake Union neighborhood now boasts everything from top-notch dining to the brand new Amazon headquarters.  As one of the fastest developing neighborhoods in the state of Washington, South Lake Union has also added luxurious living, recreational and artistic spaces. To...
May 20, 2015
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Banker Wire Mesh Outfits New Pedestrian Bridges for...

Tyson's Metro Pedestrian Bridge
MUKWONAGO, WI... Commutes between Washington, D.C., and Northern Virginia are famously arduous. Thanks to the new Dulles Corridor Metrorail Silver Line, those routes have gotten significantly easier. The route currently runs to fast-growing areas outside of Washington, D.C., including Tysons Corner, and will eventually provide a direct...
March 24, 2015
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SOA Office Space Receives a Custom Design from...

MUKWONAGO, WI…Simon Oswald Architecture strives to enhance lives through architecture and interior design. With help from Banker Wire, they implemented that philosophy in their own office – creating a woven mesh sign that embodies the company’s identity. Banker Wire mesh, combined with an innovative Banker Wire frame, form a corporate...
February 5, 2015
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Banker Wire Mesh Helps Tennessee Hard Rock Café...

The S-15 pattern, situated behind the restaurant’s logo, features a wide flat wire that is crimped in continuous waves. The undulating stainless steel wire reflects the neon of the Hard Rock Café’s sign.
MUKWONAGO, WI…When the Gatlinburg, TN, Hard Rock Café announced its move to nearby Pigeon Forge, they let the community know that the restaurant would not only be expanding, but refreshing its image. An exterior sign with Banker Wire mesh combines a modern look with the restaurant’s familiar logo. The Hard Rock Café has had a restaurant...
January 14, 2015
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City Center Comes Together Under Banker Wire Mesh

MUKWONAGO, WI…Aggressive revitalization and community development projects have transformed Greenville, S.C. into one of America’s best downtowns, according to Forbes Magazine. A shade structure in its new ONE City Plaza, composed of Banker Wire mesh, embodies the city’s identity and encourages passers-by to enjoy the public space. ONE...
November 19, 2014
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Architect Designs Rustic-Modern Dream Home with...

MUKWONAGO, WI…Architects tend to have more specific visions of their dream homes than other homeowners – and Greg Buchheit, a principal with Architectural Remodel & Contracting, Saint Charles, MO, is no exception. He and his wife, Amanda Buchheit, aimed to align their staircase’s railing with their home’s overall aesthetic, and...
October 21, 2014
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Banker Wire Mesh Brings Tropical Aesthetic to...

MUKWONAGO, WI…For more than two decades, Club Regent has brought the essence of Las Vegas to Winnipeg, Manitoba. Featuring Banker Wire woven wire mesh, the new state-of-the-art Club Regent Event Centre continues in that tradition with its ability to seemingly magically transform to suit almost any entertainment or conference event. Club...
September 29, 2014
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MSU Spartans Store for Success with Banker Wire Mesh

In 2013, Michigan State University’s football team won every single game played at Spartan Stadium. This year, the players will grab their gear from lockers featuring Banker Wire mesh before walking onto the field that saw so many victories. Colleges and universities increasingly rely on state-of-the-art facilities to recruit athletes....
June 24, 2014
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Marriott Waterfront Reinvents Restaurant and Lounge...

MUKWONAGO, WI…Apropoe’s, the new restaurant at Baltimore’s Marriott Waterfront, gives hotel guests and Baltimore residents a place to work and relax. Its contemporary design combines dining, lounge, meeting and bar areas in one great room-style space, divided into semi-private sections by Banker Wire mesh. Apropoe’s opened in April 2014...
June 11, 2014
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Banker Wire Releases New Architectural Catalog

Banker Wire, the world’s leading manufacturer of woven wire mesh, announces the release of an updated catalog, which includes new products. The new catalog showcases Banker Wire’s ability to produce an endless variety of woven wire mesh patterns and manufacture mounting systems.  As the world’s wire mesh authority, Banker Wire produces...
June 10, 2014
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Banker Wire Branches into Sculpture at Community...

MUKWONAGO, WI…Creativity. Vision. Inspiration. Those words – and many others – hang from Banker Wire mesh on the “Tree of Success” sculpture at Fox Valley Technical College. They not only reflect the characteristics that FVTC students associate with personal success, but also describe the design process of the unique sculpture. The Tree...
May 8, 2014
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World’s Tallest Observation Wheel Features Banker...

The world’s tallest observation wheel opened in Las Vegas on March 31. Railings featuring Banker Wire woven wire mesh guide visitors onto the 550-foot High Roller, which takes them on 30-minute rides high above the Las Vegas strip. The High Roller is the centerpiece of the LINQ, a Caesars Entertainment shopping and entertainment district...
April 14, 2014
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Banker Wire Provides Building Design Solution for...

MUKWONAGO, WI…Northwestern Mutual, a financial services company based in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, has expanded into a brand new, modern office space – in a building that is nearly a century old. The company completely renovated the interior of Milwaukee’s Van Buren building, built in 1926, and Banker Wire woven wire mesh now clads its...
March 12, 2014
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Military Chooses Banker Wire Metal Mesh for Naval...

MUKWONAGO, WI…The new Naval Hospital Camp Pendleton serves members of the military in a healing and calming environment – from the moment they arrive on the hospital’s campus to the moment they leave. A four-story parking garage, featuring Banker Wire metal fabric railings and partitions, helps establish this calming environment and...
February 6, 2014
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Leading Stone and Tile Retailer Selects Banker Wire...

MUKWONAGO, WI…One of the nation’s largest independent ceramic tile and stone distributors selected Banker Wire mesh for product displays in their Scottsdale, AZ, store. Bedrosians Tile and Stone plans to use the space as a design model for other stores around the country. Established in 1948, Bedrosians has 34 branches throughout Arizona...
January 24, 2014
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Banker Wire Makes Fashion Statement at Flagship...

MUKWONAGO, WI…The Frye Company prides itself on the careful construction and style of its products. At their New York flagship store, displays made from Banker Wire mesh meet Frye’s high design and craftsmanship standards, as they provide unique showcases for the company’s shoes and leather goods. Established in 1863, the Frye Company is...
January 8, 2014
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Banker Wire Woven Wire Mesh Entertains In Studio...

MUKWONAGO, WI…The Studio City neighborhood of Los Angeles was established along with the prominent movie studios during the early 20th century. In one of its high-end apartment complexes, a new water feature created with Banker Wire mesh, emphasizes the connection between Studio City and the movie industry – and provides a canvas for...
December 18, 2013
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Banker Wire Mesh Inspires at IBI Group Office

MUKWONAGO, WI…IBI Group, a global architecture firm, first encountered wire mesh while working on a project for a client. The detail and quality of the material inspired them to specify Banker Wire woven wire mesh in the renovation of their own Edmonton, Alberta, office. IBI Group, the fourth largest integrated architectural and...
December 10, 2013
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Banker Wire Mesh Satisfies Diverse Design at...

MUKWONAGO, WI…When the best steakhouse in Las Vegas opened a new location in Hong Kong, its designers turned to Banker Wire for help achieving the perfect design. At Carnevino, three types of Banker Wire mesh complete a vintage racing-inspired aesthetic, creating a dining space that is simultaneously welcoming and chic. With Carnevino,...
December 5, 2013
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Banker Wire Dives Into Aquaculture at Hubbs-...

MUKWONAGO, WI…Banker Wire recently partnered with Hubbs-SeaWorld Research Institute in Carlsbad, CA, to design and weave copper-alloy ‘fish pens.’ Scientists are using the innovative pens to conduct research with important implications for international aquaculture. The International Copper Association, in conjunction with Hubbs-SeaWorld...
November 18, 2013
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Circle Mesh by Banker Wire Wins Product Innovation...

MUKWONAGO, WI…Banker Wire has received a Product Innovation Award from ArchitecturalProducts magazine. A panel of architects and product specifiers selected Banker Wire’s Circle Mesh as a winning product from almost 400 entries in the annual contest. With Circle Mesh, Banker Wire became the first manufacturer to mass-produce woven metal...
November 8, 2013
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Banker Wire Weaves Sophistication With Fun For...

MUKWONAGO, WI…In September 2013, Manatee Technical Institute celebrated its 50thanniversary in a new main campus facility. Featuring railing infill panels woven by Banker Wire, the Bradenton, FL, ‘Main Campus’ is a state-of-the-art facility that is home to post-secondary adult, career and technical education programs. The heart of the...
October 25, 2013
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Banker Wire Creates Custom Infill Panels and Frames...

MUKWONAGO, WI…The University of Pittsburgh at Greensburg chose Banker Wire mesh to outfit its first building designed for LEED Gold certification. Frank A. Cassell Hall, formerly known as the Sustainable Office and Classroom Building, is a two-story, 16,837 square-foot facility. Its space includes a state-of-the-art computer lab, a video...
August 16, 2013
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Banker Wire Precision Weaves Infill Panels for...

MUKWONAGO, WI… Starbucks stores and facilities are widely known and highly regarded for their sustainable and sophisticated designs. The newest Starbucks flagship store at Oak and Rush in Chicago, IL, which features wire mesh from Banker Wire, is no exception. The Oak and Rush Starbucks is one of six flagship stores in the world.  Its...
August 9, 2013
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Banker Wire Unveils 'Virtual Samples'

MUKWONAGO, WI… Banker Wire announces the launch of ‘Virtual Samples’ – interactive high-definition 3D CAD drawings of the company’s metal mesh patterns that can be zoomed, rotated and panned to explore the material’s true characteristics. Banker Wire Virtual Samples are an industry first, allowing architects and designers to thoroughly...
June 2, 2013
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Banker Wire Precision Weaves Infill Panels for...

MUKWONAGO, WI…The Statue of Liberty re-opens on the Fourth of July, with a number of renovations – including new stairway railings inside the monument’s pedestal. Banker Wire provides mesh infill panels for the railings, enhancing the look and durability of the interior staircases. The Statue of Liberty has been closed to visitors since...
May 14, 2013
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Banker Wire Precision Weaves Panels for Baltimore...

MUKWONAGO, WI…Baltimore’s Sinai Hospital has a total of 493 beds and more than 18 medical departments. Its hundreds of employees care for more than 26,000 patients annually.  Now, the teaching hospital offers those patients and their loved ones more than high-quality care. An 8,000-square-foot atrium, its windows framed by Banker Wire...
March 26, 2013
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Banker Wire Precision Weaves Infill Panels for...

MUKWONAGO, WI…Lewisville School District’s oldest – but newly renovated – school now features Banker Wire stainless steel wire mesh. The company provides sleek and durable infill panels for the school’s stairways and hallway balconies. Lewisville High School, founded in 1897, is undergoing a large-scale, multi-phase renovation as part of...
February 20, 2013
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Banker Wire Gives Corporate Signage Impact

IMPACT. It can make customers and prospects remember you, influence their opinion of your company, and convince them to buy your products. In today’s ultra-competitive business environment, every company wants to have impact. And many are discovering it begins with the sign above their door. Marketing professionals have long known that...
February 19, 2013
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Banker Wire Helps Restore Mansion Hill Inn to...

MUKWONAGO, WI…For more than 150 years, the Mansion Hill Inn’s ornate exterior has radiated stately elegance. Thanks to the restoration efforts of Banker Wire, the Madison, WI bed and breakfast’s ornamental ironwork will continue to charm guests and passersby for years to come. The 9000-square-foot inn served originally as a single-family...
January 22, 2013
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Banker Wire Unveils Circle Mesh

MUKWONAGO, WI…After more than a year of development, Banker Wire is the first manufacturer to mass-produce woven metal fabric with circular patterns. Circle Mesh applies the durability, versatility and aesthetic appeal of architectural mesh to new circular weaves. Circle Mesh far surpasses circle patterns created by perforated metal,...
June 11, 2012
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San Antonio Riverwalk Artwork

MUKWONAGO, Wis., June 11, 2012 — As one of eleven artists selected by the San Antonio River Foundation to enhance the beauty of their city's iconic River Walk, Stuart Allen selected a stainless steel wire mesh manufactured by Banker Wire as his medium to apply his artistic expression. Allen, who studied architecture at Kansas University...
June 7, 2012
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Banker Wire Provides Innovative Functionality With...

MUKWONAGO, Wis., June 6, 2012 — When the architectural firm FortyEighty Architecture, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, began designing The Fred Rogers Center for Early Learning and Children’s Media at Saint Vincent College and Archabbey, Latrobe, Pennsylvania they were seeking innovative functionality for the project located at the primary...
March 6, 2012
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Banker Wire Helps Architect Achieve High Tech Look...

MUKWONAGO, Wis., March 6, 2012 — Chapman Sisson Architects of Huntsville collaborated with Banker Wire, the worldwide leader in the manufacture of wire mesh for architectural and industrial applications, to design attractive, out-of-this-world wire mesh panels for the front of the parking structure at the University of Alabama in...
January 30, 2012
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Banker Wire Mesh Adds Beauty to LEED Gold to Towson...

Banker Wire Adds Beauty to Towson University
MUKWONAGO, Wis., January 30, 2012 — Towson University wanted to create an inviting gathering place for students to socialize and study, one that included meeting and study rooms, dining and retail shops, and was infused with the spirit and energy of campus. With those goals as its guide, Baltimore based GWWO Architects, designer of the...
December 11, 2011
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Banker Wire Nears Completion of Facility Addition

Banker Wire expands operational space
MUKWONAGO, Wis., December 20, 2011 Banker Wire is on target to complete construction of a new 50,000-square-foot addition to its manufacturing facility by the end of December. Work on the project began August 21. The addition will expand the company’s facility by almost 50 percent, to a total of 160,000 square feet. Anderson Ashton,...
July 27, 2011
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Stainless Steel Adds Beauty to Multi-Level Parking...

MUKWONAGO, Wis., July 27, 2011. Banker Wire was selected to provide a stainless steel wire mesh for the Randhurst Village Parking Garage, a multi-level parking deck located in Mount Prospect, Illinois. McShane Construction was the general contractor of the three-story, 239,136 square foot parking deck at Randhurst Village, a 100-acre...