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Project Highlight: Swagelok

PROJECT HIGHLIGHT Swagelok Global Headquarters and Innovation Center Global gathering place Takeform helps Ohio company create welcoming new HQ for staff and customers Ethos custom lettering on the new building lives within a rail system that represents the company's systems. When this Fortune 500 high-tech…  read more

Posted in: ADA, Branding, Exterior Signage, Interior Signage, Project Management  |  Tagged: ADA Compliance, Brand, Branded space, Corporate, dimensional letters, Ethos, Experiential Graphics, Exterior Signage, Fusion, Illuminated Sign Cabinets, Project Management, Signage, Signify, Wallcovering

Industry Spotlight: Healthier Hospitals Initiative (HHI)

INDUSTRY SPOTLIGHT Healthier Hospitals Initiative Helping hospitals get healthier Sustainability initiative enables health systems to take a closer look at their own environment Hospitals are places of health and healing—including treating people whose illnesses can be directly linked to unhealthy…  read more

Posted in: ADA, Branding, Engineering, Exterior Signage, Interior Signage, Project Management, Wayfinding  |  Tagged: antibacterial, antiviral, Branded space, clean, dimensional letters, dimensional logo, Environmental Graphics, Experiential Design, Experiential Graphics, Facility, Healthcare, Healthy Hospitals Initiative, HHI, Hospital Artwork, Hospitality, patient safety, Signage, Wallcovering, Wayfinding

Veri Peri. Very Accurate.

Color is a powerful brand trigger. It runs much deeper than creating a simple color association for a brand. Color has a strong, subconscious effect on people that inspires specific emotions and feelings. Smart brands are very intentional about color psychology. And when you consider the endless number…  read more

Posted in: Interior Signage, Takeform News  |  Tagged: color accuarcy, Color matching, Environmental Graphics, Experiential Design, Experiential Graphics, Fusion, Pantone Color of the Year, Precision fabrication, Sign design, Signage, Veri Peri

Project Highlight: Richmond Heights High School

PROJECT HIGHLIGHT Richmond Heights School District Halls of inspiration Larger-than-life graphics remind students of all that's possible When it came time to break ground on a fresh, exciting new space for seventh- through 12th-graders, Richmond Heights School District' superintendent Dr. Renee T. Willis…  read more

Posted in: Branding, Highlight, Interior Signage  |  Tagged: Back-to-School, Branded space, dimensional letters, dimensional logo, Environmental Graphics, Ethos, Experiential Design, Experiential Graphics, Graphic Panels, Graphics, Higher Education, Partitions, Signage, Vinyl, Wallcovering, Window film

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 Profile: Ampirical

PROJECT PROFILE Ampirical Powering up. Takeform brings graphic concept to life for energy sector business. One Louisiana firm has made a mission of helping the energy industry power the U.S.—and Takeform helped them make their new HQ an energizing place to work. Based in Covington, Louisiana, Ampirical…  read more

Posted in: Branding, Case Study, Engineering, Exterior Signage, Interior Signage, Project Profiles  |  Tagged: ADA Compliance, Brand, Branded space, customer experience, dimensional letters, dimensional logo, Directional Signage, Environmental Graphics, Experiential Design, Experiential Graphics, Exterior Signage, Graphic Panels, Graphics, Illuminated Sign Cabinets, Installation, level indicator, Logos, recognition, Restroom Signs, Sign design, Wallcovering, Window film

Chandler Regional Medical Center

PROJECT HIGHLIGHT Dignity Health – Chandler Regional Medical Center Hello, hard-earned trust Why one hospital system leans on Takeform—through mergers and major projects The brand tagline for CommonSpirit Health® is as simple and direct as its aesthetic: “Hello humankindness." It's at the heart…  read more

Posted in: Branding, Highlight, Interior Signage, Project Profiles  |  Tagged: 3 Dimensional, Brand, dimensional letters, Directional Signage, Environmental Graphics, Ethos, Experiential Design, Experiential Graphics, Exterior Signage, Fusion, Graphic Panels, Graphics, Healthcare, patient safety, Wallcovering, Wayfinding

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: Liberty Mountain Resort

PROJECT HIGHLIGHT Liberty Mountain Resort An even greater escape Pennsylvania getaway turns to Takeform to unify—and dial up—their distinctive charm When Liberty Mountain Resort acquired Carroll Valley golf course and expanded their facilities, the owners decided it was a golden opportunity to rebrand…  read more

Posted in: Branding, Exterior Signage, Highlight, Interior Signage, Project Profiles, Takeform News  |  Tagged: ADA Compliance, customer experience, dimensional letters, Directional Signage, Environmental Graphics, Experiential Design, Experiential Graphics, Exterior Signage, Graphics, Hospitality, Hotel, Installation, Logos, Resort, Signage, Wayfinding