Spring 2010 PSG


Interior Products

woodworks grille is the newest addition to armstrongs woodworks family of composite wood ceilings. the standard wood grille system mimics the look of solid wood and is available in two blade heights1-3/8" and 2-1/4"and four finishes, maple, light cherry, dark cherry, and walnut. the standard blade width is 5/8", and the ceiling system is offered in 1'-by-8' panels with either six or eight blades per foot. custom options include blade height and width, finish, and number of blades per foot. suitable for office, higher education, hospitality, and retail applications. when backed with 1" acoustical infill, woodworks grille has a nrc of 0.9. the system installs on a standard armstrong prelude 15/16" grid. armstrong.com/woodworks

Armstrong Ceiling WoodWorks Grille

Composite wood ceiling mimics the look of solid wood.

these durable, comfortable, and versatile chairs from allsteel are suitable for training rooms, cafés, and other multipurpose areas in office, hospitality, and educational settings. seek compactly stacks and nests, is lightweight, and does not require a cart when stacked. automatic ergonomics are built in, and the chairs flexing back encourages body movement. the pivot is positioned where the user needs support and where the body naturally reclines. the frame is available in a silver or black finish, with a polymer seat and back available in a choice of eight colors. a mesh back, available in dusk, is also an option. the chair can be ordered with or without arms and with multisurface casters or glides. allsteeloffice.com

Allsteel Seek

These versatile chairs stack, are lightweight, and are suitable for a lot of commercial settings.

emberwall architectural stone veneer is the fourth in a series of textural wall design concepts from eldorado stone in which the company offers step-by-step online instructions on how to recreate the look in your own space. the emberwall presents a contemporary take on a traditional fireplace. eldorado stone, which in the past has been used most often on exteriors, is less than half the weight of natural stone and requires no substrate reinforcement. emberwall is part of the companys gemstone wall series, which also includes candlewall, vinowall, and artwall. components can be purchased nationwide through eldorados certified network of dealers and distributors. eldoradostone.com

Eldorado Stone EmberWall

This architectural stone veneer offers a contemporary take on the traditional fireplace.

this recycled leather wall system from abet laminati is made of recycled post-consumer leather fibers (treated with a vegetable tanning process and mixed with the latex of natural rubber) combined with a polymer and mounted on a high-density core. seven colors are available, all of which can be cleaned with soap and water. the system can be installed in a vertical or horizontal pattern using extruded aluminum profiles as visible accents or as nonvisible components. the panels and aluminum trim are held together with tongue-and-groove profiles, creating the support structure for the panels to be mounted on a wall. abetlaminati.com

Abet Laminati Recycled Leather Wall System

Tongue-and-groove panels recycled from leather refuse, mounted on a high-density core.

rolling waves, a multidimensional wall treatment from mz designs, is now available in modular kits. the decorative aluminum panels are set up on-site, with no special tools or surface preparation required, and contain 80% post-industrial material. rolling waves is available in 14 patterns, such as bamboo, waterslide, and coral; variegated colorways can be specified for each pattern, as can metalwoodz tones and a clear finish. custom options include stainless steel and perforated aluminum. panels are available in 32" and 44" widths and three heights: 8', 10', and 12'. each kit contains snap-in aluminum panels, matching edge trim, and mounting hardware. mozdesigns.com

Moz Tides Rolling Waves

A multidimensional wall treatment that now comes in modular kits.

a modular carpet collection for commercial interiors from mohawk group brand bigelow, city by city features three patternsdelhi, seoul, and chengduinspired by those three asian cities. delhi and seoul come in eight neutrals; chengdu has six coordinating colorways with bolder accent colors. city by city is manufactured using the mohawk groups tufting and fiber technologies, making them low-ounce and affordable. it is also cri green label plus certified, works with adhesives that are low-voc, and can be recycled through mohawks recover program. the solution-dyed carpet comes in 24" squares and has an ultraset fiberglass-reinforced thermoplastic composite tile backing. bigelowcommercial.com

Bigelow City by City

A modular carpet collection for commercial interiors from this Mohawk Group brand.

the legacy collection of decorative hardware from atlas homewares is made up of five designs (bronte, austen, alcott, dickinson, and canterbury) based on simple round, oval, square, and octagonal shapes with designer touches, such as beveled edges and detailed stems. bronte, austen, alcott, and dickinson include one knob and two pulls and come in brushed or polished nickel and venetian bronze. canterbury also includes one knob and two pulls, and comes in red, black, and burnished bronze or burnished bronze with an inlaid design and lacquer finish. the hardware is suitable for cabinetry or furniture. atlashomewares.com

Atlas Homewares Legacy Collection

Decorative hardware based on simple shapes with designer touches.

carnegie has added three new designs inspired by classic hollywood stars to its line of polyurethane upholstery: bardot, hepburn, and monroe. versatile, durable, and as easy to clean as vinyl, the collection is suitable for healthcare, hospitality, and retail applications; does not contain antimony, heavy metals, or phthalate; and has low vocs. of the water and raw materials used in its production, 99% are recycled. each design comes in 54" widths with a 100% knit polyester back. bardot has a subtle metallic sheen and comes in five colors. monroe features a bold palette in six standard colors and has a reflective surface. mimicking classic leather, hepburn comes in ¨15 colors. carnegiefabrics.com

Carnegie Classic Hollywood Upholstery

Three new designs for this line of polyurethane upholstery: Bardot, Hepburn, and Monroe.

designed by philippe starck in conjunction with eugeni quitllet, the masters chair from kartell combines the silhouettes from three of the best known chairs of modern times: the series 7 chair by arne jacobsen, the tulip armchair by eero saarinen, and the eiffel chair by charles and ray eames. the chair is made of batch-colored polycarbonate and supported by four slender legs, but its most notable feature is the back, composed of the curving lines of the three chairs it pays homage to. the chair comes in three colors: white, red, and black. it measures 32.7" tall by 21.3" wide by 21.3" deep with a seat height of 18.5". kartell.it

Kartell Masters Chairs

This line of chairs combines the silhouettes from three of the best known modern chairs.

created by japanese architect shigeru ban for artek, the modular 10-unit system is based on l-shaped units that can be combined in different ways to make a chair, a table, or a bench. the chair and table each require 10 units, while the bench requires 20. made of upm profi, a wood-plastic composite of recycled paper and plastic, the furniture can be disposed of by incineration. black and white are the standard colors; the chair measures 33" tall, 16" wide, and 17" deep, while the table is 27-1/2" square. the bench is 33" high and 31" wide. artek.fi

Artek 10-Unit System

Created by Shigeru Ban, this modular system is based on L-shaped units that can make a chair, bench, or table.

tiki recycled wallcovering from cirqa offers a tropical texture inspired by stone, beads, and natural reeds. it has a subtle multi-watercolor print and a bamboo texture with deep reedlike embossing and metallic accents. its heavy texture makes it well suited for renovations with uneven walls. low in vocs due to its water-based inks and adhesives, tiki is made with 20% recycled content drawn from parent company lsi wallcoverings second-look recycling program. the type ii, 20-ounce vinyl wallcovering comes in 18 nature-inspired colors from blue-green pear to beachy sand to earthy curry. it measures an average of 52" to 54" wide. www.cirqawallcovering.com

Cirqa Tiki Recycled Wallcovering

This wallcovering has a tropical texture inspires by stone, beads, and natural reeds.

chroma, by 3form, now contains 40% pre-consumer recycled content and can contribute to leed points. it is also engineered to be resurfaced and re-colored multiple times, qualifying it for the companys reclaim program, keeping it out of landfills when it reaches end of life. the translucent resin surface is suited for horizontal and vertical applications and can be shaped to accommodate radius curves. it is available in more than 10,000 colors and can be coordinated with other 3form materials, such as varia ecoresin and pressed glass, through the c3 color-matching system. chroma is available in 1/2", 1", and 2" thicknesses. the 1/2" and 1" versions are 48" by 96"; the 2" option is 47" by 95". 3-form.com

3form Chroma

Translucent resin material is LEED certified and comes in more than 10,000 colors.

bonded quartz is a vertical surfacing solution developed by forms. made of ceramic microspheres incorporated into a fiber-reinforced polymer matrix, it is monochromatic (bonded white is standard) with patterns that range from large organics to subtle textures. custom designs are available, as are custom colors on a project-by-project basis. color is integral, making scratches and blemishes less noticeable. bonded quartz is suitable for walls, column covers, wainscoting, doors, elevator interiors, counter facings, accent areas, and other vertical applications, but not as a structural element. castings are available in sheet sizes up to 48" by 120", and thickness varies. forms-surfaces.com

Forms+Surfaces Design Studio Bonded Quartz

A vertical surfacing solution made from ceramic microspheres in a polymer matrix.

humanscale healthcares t5 point-of-care technology cart features integrated cable management and a power system for a computer, and is designed to meet the ergonomic requirements of 99% of users while either sitting or standing. the wheeled carts foot-operated height adjustability allows quick changes, and the keyboard, monitor, and work surface can be adjusted independently. the internal power system uses no fan, limiting the spread of pathogens, and provides 12 hours of continuous use between charges. a remote power management system relays battery information to a central location in a healthcare facility. the cart contains more than 50% recycled materials. humanscale.com

Humanscale Healthcare T5 Point-of-Care Technology Cart

Ergonomic while sitting or standing, the wheeled cart for a computer allows quick and easy adjustments.

this desking product, part of haworths compose line, includes a 29"-high panel, power routing and access below the work surface, a frameless glass topper, wood trim components, and knife-edge work surfaces. it can be arranged in a benching configuration as well as in other desking applications; the top trim of the 29" panel lines up with the tops of work surfaces, providing a clean aesthetic. the panel height also provides power and data routing below the work surface and at base locations. a new three-way tile spanning kit eliminates reveal lines usually found at a three-way junction. it comes in the same surface options and with the same adaptable components as existing compose products. haworth.com

Haworth Compose Line

A desking paneling product that routes power out of sight to create a clean aesthetic.

the archetype woven carpeting collection from karastan contract, a brand of the mohawk group, is made up of four patterns (new york, ny ii; quillen ii; nouveau iii; and highline) in 10 colorways based on the city that never sleeps. archetype features clean lines meant to evoke new york citys linear architecture. the collection, which is suitable for contract applications, is cri green label plus certified, and its recommended adhesives are low voc. at the end of its life cycle, the carpet can be recycled through the mohawk groups recover program. some patterns have a cri rating for heavy to severe traffic. karastancontract.com

Karastan Contract Archetype

Four patterns of woven carpeting from the Mohawk Group, based on New York City.

available through hunter douglas hospitality, atmosphere is woven with 100% recycled content. the high-performance upholstery collection uses crypton green fabric, which has the performance of crypton super fabrics but with reduced environmental impact. the collection is available in 14 patterns and 63 skus, and comes in 54" widths. it was designed by stacy garcia, who combined modern shapes with cultural traditions from locales around the world, including fez, marrakesh, and zanzibar. the collection is cradle-to-cradle and scs gold indoor advantage certified. hunterdouglashospitality.com

Hunter Douglas Hospitality Atmosphere

High-performance upholstery made from 100 percent recycled content.

sistema from marazzi is a crystallized porcelain stoneware tile that has 3d properties and depth of color thanks to a new technology developed by the company. it comes in six warm, six cold, and six vibrant shades, and custom colors are available. it is suited for high-traffic public and commercial areas (including flooring in wet areas), both in interiors and exteriors and for ventilated façades, and is class a fire resistant. made of 45% recycled material, sistema comes in 30cm-by-60cm, 60cm-square, and 60cm-by-120cm sizes. three special trims are available. it is not intended for use in suspended ceilings. marazzi.it

Marazzi SistemA Stoneware

Crystallized porcelain stoneware tile with three-dimensional properties.

a modern reinterpretation of the club chair, joel, distributed by coalesse, encourages sociability, dialogue, and decision-making in a variety of live-work settingsfor example, in a lobby or as a guest chair. designed by eoos for walter knoll, the chair features double-needle stitching along the back and two-piece construction. it has an integrated swivel return mechanism allowing users to pivot easily and then automatically return the chair to its original position. the base comes in a highly-polished, environmentally friendly trivalent chrome finish. built to order in six weeks, it comes in a wide variety of fabric and leather options. the chair measures 29" deep by 30-1/4" wide by 27-1/2" tall. coalesse.com

Coalesse Joel Club Chair

A modern interpretation of the club chair by EOOS and Walter Knoll.

focal point from lees carpets, a brand of the mohawk group, is a collection of commercial modular carpets made up of three patternspositive light, modern gaze, and clear visionin 11 colorways ranging from reds to blues to neutrals. the carpet is made of duracolor, a fiber system that offers permanent stain, soil, and fade resistance. mill extruded, duracolor is intergral to the fibers rather than applied topically and is impermeable to moisture, according to the company. focal point is cri green label plus certified, can be recycled through the mohawk groups recover program, and recommends adhesives that are low voc. it has a tufted construction and comes in 24" squares. leescarpets.com

Lees Carpets Focal Point

Commercial modular carpets in three patterns from the Mohawk Group.


KnollTextiles Voyage Collection

This line of upholstery fabrics are suitable for healthcare, hospitality, and other commercial applications.

johnson hardwares 200md multi pass hardware series is a track system that can handle individual sliding door panels with widths up to 48, each weighing up to 300 pounds. the hardware also can be ordered to accommodate up to four panels side by side. the track, made of an extruded aluminum i-beam, can be specified up to 192" with special orders available. the series comes with four-wheel ball-bearing hangers with 1" wheels and a guide with steel-reinforced nylon posts. the track system is suitable for a range of uses. it can be substituted for a pocket door to separate kitchen and dining areas, used in a room that doubles as a home office and childs play area, or can help separate areas in a loft. johnsonhardware.com

Johnson's Series 200MD Multi Pass Hardware

A track systems that can handle large, heavy individual sliding doors, and can be placed side-by-side.


Kimball Office One-Sided Solution

A one-sided station addition to its "Hum. Minds at Work." line forms walkways between workstations.

distributed by mdc wallcoverings, dimension walls are textured wall panels that add a 3d but cost-effective look in hospitality, retail, entertainment, and corporate settings. the 4'-by-8' thermoplastic sheets have finish options that replicate metals, woods, and mirrored finishes and are available in 38 standard options. their paintable, field-applied finish offers unlimited color options. the impact-resistant panels have an exclusive 1/2" overlapping lip for seamless wallcovering applications and carry a class a fire rating. they are manufactured without chemicals, solvents, or any carcinogenic agents and do not emit vocs. mdcwall.com

MDC Wallcoverings Dimension Walls

These textured wall panels with a three-dimensional look are cost-effective.

proximity wallcovering from versa has vertical lines meant to resemble landscapes such as striated riverbeds and wheat fields. it has 21 designs (including sonoma grape, aegean blue, santa fe desert brown, mesa verde copper, seattle gray, and venice beach white) and is made with second-look technology, which has 20% recycled content (10% of which is post-consumer). second-look contributes toward leed points by recycling used wallpaper. proximity is composed of 20-ounce, low-voc, type ii vinyl on osnaburg backing and uses water-based inks and adhesives. it measures 52" or 54" and is available with permavent, a microventing technology that allows walls to breathe. versawallcovering.com

Versa Proximity

This wallcovering has vertical lines that are meant to recall scenic landscapes.

ecophon master solo s suspended ceiling panels from certainteed contain 75% recycled content, have class a sound absorption, and feature painted edges for a floating-ceiling look. the panels are hung by ceiling wires fastened to suspension anchors, which are screwed in near the center of the panels unexposed sides. made from high-density fiberglass, the panels accommodate a variety of lighting systems and have a noise reduction coefficient of 0.95. the visible surface of each panel has an akutex ft finish, which offers 85% light reflectivity and 99% light diffusion. the ceiling panels are available in nominal sizes of 48" by 48" and 48" by 96". certainteed.com

CertainTeed Ecophon Master Solo S

Suspended ceiling panels absorb sound and are made mostly of recycled content.

poggenpohl now offers new mineral-inspired colors for its kitchen fronts: cubanite (beige), oxide (light blue), fluorite (medium green), and curite (coppery orange, shown). these are designed to reflect the trend toward adding more color without being too loud. all colors are available as a melamine coating, as a melamine with shiny poly-gloss coating, as a water-based lacquer, or as a high-gloss lacquer. they can be ordered for a complete kitchen or used for a dash of color on individual kitchen elements. additionally, the company now also offers cabinet fronts in polar white, sand pine (wood finish), and holm oak (wood veneer) colors. poggenpohl.com

Poggenpohl Mineral-Inspired Colors

New kitchen fronts add more color to a kitchen without being too loud.

the black series 369 is a reinvention of 369, a chair that made a stir when it was first created by the walter knoll team in 1956. distributed by m2l, the black series 369 chair is available with a highly polished or satin-chromed metal frame and black perforated leather. it measures 30" wide by 27-1/2" tall by 30" deep. matching glass tables are available. the black series also includes two other classic chairs, the vostra and the turtle back. the classic 369 chair comes in a range of fabrics and leathers. m2lcollection.com

M2L Black Series 369

A reinvention of the 369 chair originally designed by the Walter Knoll team.

campfire, a collection of office furniture from turnstone, a steelcase company, seeks to remind users of their favorite indoor and outdoor spaces to create a comfortable and collaborative work environment. the collection has six standard configurations, each inspired by different outdoor scenarios: island, oasis, base camp, lookout point, and wildlife. the collection includes a paper tablet-topped table (inspired by a backyard bonfire), a personal table, a bench/table, a lamp (inspired by a café umbrella), a screen, a lounge (reminiscent of a park bench), and a large table. the tables come in a variety of laminate options, and the lounge is available in 21 fabrics. campfirespots.com

Turnstone Campfire

This new line of office furniture from Steelcase remind users of their favorite indoor and outdoor spaces.

wilsonart contract floorings eight new designs for its commercial-grade high-pressure laminate flooring are grouped into two trends: urban renewal and global influence. the four urban renewal designs (metro oak, chic teak, uptown walnut, and studio walnut) complement metal and glass with gray. going global mimics exotic wood: paradise bamboo complements the companys bamboo-natural flooring, while bubinga resembles wood from a tree in swampy areas of africa. both flooring groups are suited for healthcare, education, and other commercial applications. wilsonartcontractflooring.com

Wilsonart Contract Flooring Urban Renewal and Global Influence

Eight new designs for commercial-grade high-laminate flooring based on urban and global designs.