Category: Case Histories

A New Facade for the Home of the Cougars

May 30, 2019 | Case Histories

A roaring, 15-foot-tall cougar now greets the students of Salina South High School when they arrive for the day. Over the years, Salina South has developed a reputation of prolonged academic and athletic success. A reputation that current and former students take pride in, Cougar pride. Now, the school has a face that matches the bold, transformative education occurring inside and honors the success of Salina South.

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A Feast for the Eyes: Golden Aluminum Metal Mesh

November 14, 2017 | Case Histories

Golden Aluminum Metal Mesh Ceiling provides form, function and aesthetic beauty at the EUMETSAT headquarters.

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Metal Mesh For Cult Stadium Boosts Safety and Aesthetics at the Oval Cricket Ground

December 13, 2016 | Case Histories

The Oval Cricket Ground – also known as The Oval or Kia Oval – is one of the world's best-known cricket stadiums. Since it was built in the London suburb of Kennington in 1858 it has experienced numerous refurbishments and extensions. When choosing a façade material for the latest extensions, Rolfe Judd Architects, from London, chose around 5,600 square feet of the innovative Tigris Twist metal mesh from GKD.

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VCU Library Gets Makeover With New GKD Mediamesh Display

November 08, 2016 | Case Histories

In the latest Mediamesh® project by GKD, the James Branch Cabell Library at Virginia Commonwealth University is transformed with stainless steel wire mesh interwoven with LED lights. The vitrine where the Mediamesh® sits faces out to the rose plaza; one of the most densely populated places on campus. Two panels of Mediamesh® are interconnected to create the visually stunning and interactive screen that is now a popular attraction for students and visitors.

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