Banker Wire News

August 12, 2019News Release

Banker Wire Adds Design and Functionality to the Renaissance Nashville Hotel and Conference Center

Banker Wire Adds Design and Functionality to the Renaissance Nashville Hotel and Conference Center

MUKWONAGO, WI — AUGUST 12, 2019 — Renaissance Nashville Hotel and Conference Center has been transformed into a contemporary hotel reflecting the spirit of Nashville, TN. The interior design, conceived by Nashville-based architecture and design firm Gresham Smith, embraces the refined visual language of the Renaissance brand while nodding to the city’s renowned music scene. Banker Wire’s architectural wire mesh was utilized by Allegheny Millwork to elevate the design of the hotel’s public spaces such as the lobby, bar and private dining buffet. Specifically, the versatility of Banker Wire’s SJD-21 was chosen in an antique brass plated metal finish for the lobby to support the design firm’s vision. The lobby of Renaissance Hotel Nashville makes practical use of the SJD-21 wire mesh as a decorative screen, offering unique backlighting patterns.

“As always, Banker Wire delivered a substantially made, intricate and detailed product that performed functionally and decoratively to allow indirect backlighting patterns, screen chases, and vented cabinets in a decorative manner,” said Valli Wiggins, IIDA, LEED AP ID+C, senior interior designer at Gresham Smith, who oversaw the Renaissance project. “The Banker Wire mesh panels spoke to the sweet spot of our raw yet refined, concept that met the sophistication of a Renaissance Hotel.”


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Banker Wire is the world’s leading manufacturer of woven and welded wire mesh for architectural and industrial applications. From intricate design highlights in architectural environments to large-scale industrial applications, the company’s scalable operations en... Continue reading

July 30, 2019News Release

Banker Wire Relocates to State-of-the-Art Facility in Wisconsin


MUKWONAGO, WI — July 30, 2019 — Banker Wire, the world’s leading manufacturer of woven and welded wire mesh for architectural and industrial applications, has moved its operations into a 182,000-square-foot headquarters. This state-of-the-art facility is located in the Bear Industrial Park in Mukwonago, Wisconsin—at the connection point betwee... Continue reading

March 25, 2019News Release

Austin Public Library and Local Bridge Utilize Banker Wire Woven Wire Mesh


With more than 600,000 users, the Austin Public Library provides a wide range of information and services to enrich the lives of library cardholders and the greater Austin community. The Central Library, which opened in October 2017, has become a vibrant hub of cultural activity that is redefining the traditional library experience. Providing the enti... Continue reading

March 14, 2019News Release

San Francisco Art Institute’s Pier 2 at Fort Mason Outfitted with Distinguished Infill Railings Made from Banker Wire’s Woven Wire Mesh


MUKWONAGO, WI — MARCH 14, 2019 — Situated at the edge of San Francisco Bay, the historic U.S. Army warehouse known as Pier 2 at Fort Mason has been transformed into a campus for arts education and public engagement for the San Francisco Art Institute (SFAI). The adaptive rehabilitation of SFAI’s Pier 2 at Fort Mason resulted in the design of an... Continue reading

December 21, 2018News Release

Banker Wire’s L-62 Woven Bronze Wire Mesh Provides a Contemporary Accent to the Exclusive Wine Club Area of Bodega Garzón Winery


MUKWONAGO, WI — DECEMBER 21, 2018 — Opened in March 2016 in Maldonado, Uruguay, Bodega Garzón Winery sets new benchmarks for design elegance, modern technology, and sustainable practices. The 205,000-square-foot winery is the first sustainable, LEED-certified (Leadership in Energy & Environmental Design) winery outside North America, followin... Continue reading

September 6, 2018News Release

Portland’s Newest Art Deco-Inspired Nightlife Venue ‘No Vacancy Lounge’ Shines with Banker Wire’s Unique Decorative & Structural Woven Wire Mesh


MUKWONAGO, WI — SEPTEMBER 6, 2018 — No Vacancy Lounge, an Art Deco-inspired bar and lounge located in Old Town Portland, Oregon, was designed and produced with the combined vision of creating a space that is an unprecedented complement of classic and contemporary. With over 15,000 individually controlled LEDs, state-of-the-art sound, and an auth... Continue reading

June 13, 2018News Release

Banker Wire Mesh Sparkles in Australian Domaine Chandon Restaurant


MUKWONAGO, WI — JUNE 13, 2018 — Recently completed on a picturesque winery in Yarra Valley, Victoria, Australia, the new Domaine Chandon restaurant showcases an interior conceived by cross-disciplinary design practice Foolscap Studio, and utilizes three of Banker Wire’s woven stainless steel mesh products in a variety of applications throughout ... Continue reading

April 2, 2018News Release

Proper Hotel Employs Wire Mesh to Create a Memorable Architectural Statement


MUKWONAGO, WI —  The newly renovated Proper Hotel in San Francisco opened in late 2017, showcasing an interior design concept from world-renowned Kelly Wearstler Design that combines maximalist design elements with the refurbishment of the building’s Beaux Arts interior architecture. Listed on the National Register of Historic Places, Proper Hote... Continue reading

February 14, 2018News Release

Banker Wire To Relocate Its Mukwonago Manufacturing Facility


MUKWONAGO, WI — FEBRUARY 14, 2018 — Banker Wire, the world’s leading manufacturer of woven and welded wire mesh for architectural and industrial applications, has announced plans to relocate its Mukwonago-based manufacturing facility. The company has purchased land in what will be the new Bear Industrial Park in Mukwonago, Wisconsin, located alo... Continue reading

February 13, 2018News Release

UW Tacoma’s Paper & Stationery Building Utilizes Wire Mesh for Indoor Railings


MUKWONAGO, WI —February 13, 2018— The Tacoma Paper & Stationery (TPS) Building, the University of Washington Tacoma’s last unrestored historic warehouse recently underwent a $28M renovation with the goal of bringing together disparate academic programs, including urban design, electrical engineering and biomedicine, to create a truly interdi... Continue reading

February 8, 2018News Release

Student Recreation Center at LSU Outfitted with Railing Panels


MUKWONAGO, WI — February 8, 2018 — Following a three-year renovation and expansion plan, LSU University Recreation’s (UREC) new Student Recreation Center reopened with enhanced facilities for fitness, wellness, aquatic and outdoor adventure. The 250,000-square-foot facility now provides a flexible, connected environment to celebrate and inspire ... Continue reading

January 24, 2018News Release

Banker Wire Mesh Incorporated into Custom Millwork at Northwestern Mutual Tower and Commons


MUKWONAGO, WI — JANUARY 24, 2018— After three years of construction, the recently completed Northwestern Mutual Tower and Commons in Milwaukee is now the second tallest building in the state of Wisconsin. Standing at 32 floors and 550 feet, this state-of-the-art tower houses 1.1 million-square-feet of office space designed to foster innovation and... Continue reading

January 18, 2018News Release

Jewelry Retail Space in Germany Enhanced with Plated Brass


MUKWONAGO, WI —JANUARY 18, 2018— The Hunke Jewelers and Opticians, a newly opened retail store in Ludwigsburg, Germany, showcases a stunning, sustainable and modern space. The interior design of the Hunke Jewelers provides an authentic background for the products on display, emphasising craftsmanship and high-quality materials such as decorative w... Continue reading

December 8, 2017News Release



MUKWONAGO, WI — December 8, 2017 —The newly opened 1 Hotel Brooklyn Bridge in Brooklyn’s iconic Dumbo neighborhood features a touch of greenery in the guest rooms and public spaces, bringing the outdoors inside. Most notably, this eco-luxury hotel boasts a 25-foot, custom green wall in the lobby made from Banker Wire’s wire mesh pattern I-21 ... Continue reading

December 8, 2017News Release



MUKWONAGO, WI — December 8, 2017 — When Blackstone, one of the world’s leading investment firms, relocated its Innovations & Infrastructure (Bxii) team to a new space in Midtown Manhattan, the company sought to create a dynamic, flexible and agile environment that fosters a culture of collaboration and innovation. Following six months of s... Continue reading

November 8, 2017News Release



MUKWONAGO, WI—NOVEMBER 8, 2017— The newly opened Hickory & Hazel Southern Table and Bar at the Renaissance Atlanta Airport Gateway Hotel offers travelers and southern Atlanta dwellers a stunning bar that showcases a “floating” liquor display. Banker Wire’s antique brass plated woven wire mesh, M22-37, stands on its own as a beautiful pat... Continue reading

November 6, 2017News Release



MUKWONAGO, WI—NOVEMBER 6, 2017— Banker Wire, a leading manufacturer of woven and welded wire mesh, has provided countless solutions for a variety of architectural and industrial applications for over a century. Undergoing a complete renovation, The Renaissance Charleston Historic District Hotel in South Carolina was no exception, as it needed a de... Continue reading

October 26, 2017News Release



MUKWONAGO, WI — OCTOBER 26, 2017 — Banker Wire, a leading manufacturer of woven and welded wire mesh for architectural and industrial applications, presents an architectural woven wire mesh pattern known as SJD-21. This mid-fill square weave is an intricate mesh, intentionally woven to appear irregular—made possible by over a century of Banker W... Continue reading

September 27, 2017News Release

Entrance to Office Reimagined with Combination of Bold Finishes


MUKWONAGO, WI — SEPTEMBER 27, 2017 — The 165 Fleet Street office, situated on the iconic street in London, underwent a recent renovation of the building’s entrance to provide a discernable presence from street level. London-based Resonate Interior Architecture was challenged by Aberdeen Asset Management to design a warm and welcoming environment... Continue reading

August 29, 2017News Release

Historic London Office Space Revitalized With Fine, Textured Lift Enclosure


MUKWONAGO, WI – August 29, 2017 – The Studio at 10a Greenwood Place in London completes its stylishly industrial revitalization with a unique lift enclosure. Two of Banker Wire’s mesh patterns, layered closely together, enhance the new office space created in a former Victorian depository. The refurbished platform lift is enclosed in Ba... Continue reading

August 9, 2017What's New

What’s New – A Letter from Dave Stout, President of Banker Wire


On behalf of every employee at Banker Wire, I would like to sincerely thank Speaker Paul Ryan for visiting our manufacturing facility last week. It was an honor and a privilege to be able to demonstrate for him what hard-working, passionate, and skilled workers can accomplish. Speaker Ryan takes a genuine interest in manufacturing and that means so ve... Continue reading

June 8, 2017News Release

Banker on the BeltLine: New Regional Transit and Transportation Project in Atlanta Relies on Railing Infill from Banker Wire


MUKWONAGO, WI—JUNE 8, 2017—Slated for completion in August 2017, the next phase of the Atlanta BeltLine — a new sustainable redevelopment project in Atlanta, GA — features Banker Wire mesh infill for more than 5,000 linear feet of railings. By 2030, the Atlanta BeltLine will comprise 22 miles of streetcar, 33 total miles of trails, and 2,000 a... Continue reading

February 16, 2017News Release

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


MUKWONAGO, WI—February 16, 2017—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 redesigne... Continue reading

January 26, 2017News Release

Banker Wire Introduces New Continuing Education Course for Architects and Designers


MUKWONAGO, WI—JANUARY 26, 2017—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: Continue reading

November 15, 2016News Release

Banker Wire Mesh Outfits State-of-the-Art Indoor Soccer Stadium in Montréal


MUKWONAGO, WI—NOVEMBER 15, 2016— 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-cla... Continue reading

October 24, 2016News Release

Banker Wire Releases New Architectural Catalog


MUKWONAGO, WI—OCTOBER 24, 2016—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 ca... Continue reading

September 22, 2016News Release

New Multi-Purpose Facility at the University of California, Berkeley Features Semi-Transparent Woven Wire Mesh Infill Panels from Banker Wire


MUKWONAGO, WI—SEPTEMBER 22, 2016—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 t... Continue reading

July 26, 2016News Release

Historic Parking Garage in Downtown Detroit Renovated and Preserved with Banker Wire Mesh


MUKWONAGO, WI—JULY 26, 2016—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 ... Continue reading

June 28, 2016News Release

Banker Wire Customizes Metal Mesh and Supports Installation for Laboratory Building Addition at the University of Michigan


MUKWONAGO, WI—JUNE 28, 2016—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 ... Continue reading

April 29, 2016News Release

Renovation Project at UCLA School of Medicine Calls on Custom Mesh Solution from Banker Wire


MUKWONAGO, WI—APRIL 29, 2016—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 spac... Continue reading

March 24, 2016What's New

What’s New – Simon Oswald Architecture Features Banker Wire on Company Blog


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 ... Continue reading

March 18, 2016News Release

Banker Wire Launches New Website: A Visual Showcase and Detailed Interactive Catalog of Wire Mesh Products


MUKWONAGO, WI — MARCH 18, 2016 —Banker Wire, the worldwide leader in the manufacture of woven and welded wire mesh for architectural and industrial applications, has launched the new The site is the most comprehensive guide for wire mesh products available anywhere. At the core of the new site is a comprehensive mesh pr... Continue reading

February 19, 2016News Release

Woven Metal Mesh Proves Ideal Material for Rooftop Stairway Enclosure at New Delta Toronto Hotel


MUKWONAGO, WI—FEBRUARY 19, 2016—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 Gr... Continue reading

December 10, 2015News Release

Banker Wire Mesh Performs Elegantly in Chicago Luxury High-Rise Apartment


MUKWONAGO, WI—DECEMBER 10, 2015—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 th... Continue reading

October 27, 2015Press

Sierra Nevada Brewery


MUKWONAGO, WI—OCTOBER 27, 2015—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 w... Continue reading

September 28, 2015Press

Banker Wire Mesh Sculpture Highlights the History of Seattle’s South Lake Union Neighborhood


MUKWONAGO, WI—SEPTEMBER 28, 2015—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 s... Continue reading

May 20, 2015Press

Banker Wire Mesh Outfits New Pedestrian Bridges for Easier Commuting in the Dulles Corridor


MUKWONAGO, WI—MAY 20, 2015—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 r... Continue reading

March 24, 2015Press

SOA Office Space Receives a Custom Design from Banker Wire


MUKWONAGO, WI—MARCH 24, 2015—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 cor... Continue reading

February 5, 2015Press

Banker Wire Mesh Helps Tennessee Hard Rock Café Begin Next Act


MUKWONAGO, WI—FEBRUARY 5, 2015—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 ... Continue reading

January 14, 2015Press

City Center Comes Together Under Banker Wire Mesh


MUKWONAGO, WI—JANUARY 14, 2015—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 s... Continue reading

November 19, 2014Press

Architect Designs Rustic-Modern Dream Home with Banker Wire Mesh


MUKWONAGO, WI—NOVEMBER 19, 2014—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 aesthe... Continue reading

October 21, 2014Press

Banker Wire Mesh Brings Tropical Aesthetic to Manitoba’s Club Regent


MUKWONAGO, WI—OCTOBER 21, 2014—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... Continue reading

September 29, 2014Press

MSU Spartans Store for Success with Banker Wire Mesh


MUKWONAGO, WI—SEPTEMBER 29, 2014—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 faciliti... Continue reading

June 24, 2014Press

Marriott Waterfront Reinvents Restaurant and Lounge with Banker Wire Mesh


MUKWONAGO, WI—JUNE 24, 2014—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 A... Continue reading

June 11, 2014Press

Banker Wire Releases New Architectural Catalog


MUKWONAGO, WI—JUNE 11, 2014—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,... Continue reading

June 10, 2014Press

Banker Wire Branches into Sculpture at Community College


MUKWONAGO, WI—JUNE 10, 2014—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 sculptur... Continue reading

May 8, 2014Press

World’s Tallest Observation Wheel Features Banker Wire Mesh


MUKWONAGO, WI—MAY 8, 2014—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 ente... Continue reading

April 14, 2014Press

Banker Wire Provides Building Design Solution for Northwestern Mutual


MUKWONAGO, WI—APRIL 14, 2014—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 ... Continue reading

March 12, 2014Press

Military Chooses Banker Wire Metal Mesh for Naval Hospital Parking Garage


MUKWONAGO, WI—MARCH 12, 2014—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... Continue reading

February 6, 2014Press

Leading Stone and Tile Retailer Selects Banker Wire to Build Unique Displays


MUKWONAGO, WI—FEBRUARY 6, 2014—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 throughou... Continue reading

January 24, 2014Press

Banker Wire Makes Fashion Statement at Flagship Frye Store


MUKWONAGO, WI—JANUARY 24,2014—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 ... Continue reading

January 8, 2014Press

Banker Wire Woven Wire Mesh Entertains In Studio City


MUKWONAGO, WI—JANUARY 8, 2014—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 canva... Continue reading

December 18, 2013Press

Banker Wire Mesh Inspires at IBI Group Office


MUKWONAGO, WI—DECEMBER 18, 2013—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 ... Continue reading

December 10, 2013Press

Banker Wire Mesh Satisfies Diverse Design at Carnevino Steakhouse


MUKWONAGO, WI—DECEMBER 10, 2013—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 Carn... Continue reading

December 5, 2013Press

Banker Wire Dives Into Aquaculture at Hubbs-SeaWorld Research Institute


MUKWONAGO, WI—DECEMBER 05, 2013—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 Hu... Continue reading

November 18, 2013Press

Circle Mesh by Banker Wire Wins Product Innovation Award


MUKWONAGO, WI—NOVEMBER 18, 2013—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 ... Continue reading

November 8, 2013Press

Banker Wire Weaves Sophistication With Fun For Railing at Manatee Technical Institute


MUKWONAGO, WI—NOVEMBER 8, 2013—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 hear... Continue reading

October 25, 2013Press

Banker Wire Creates Custom Infill Panels and Frames for University of Pittsburgh at Greensburg


MUKWONAGO, WI—OCTOBER 25, 2013—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, ... Continue reading

August 16, 2013Press

Banker Wire Precision Weaves Infill Panels for Starbucks Flagship Store


MUKWONAGO, WI—AUGUST 16, 2013—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.  ... Continue reading

August 9, 2013Press

Banker Wire Unveils ‘Virtual Samples’


MUKWONAGO, WI—AUGUST 9, 2013— 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 ... Continue reading

June 2, 2013Press

Banker Wire Precision Weaves Infill Panels for Statue of Liberty


MUKWONAGO, WI—JUNE 2, 2013—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... Continue reading

May 14, 2013Press

Banker Wire Precision Weaves Panels for Baltimore Hospital


MUKWONAGO, WI—MAY 14, 2013—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 W... Continue reading

March 26, 2013Press

Banker Wire Precision Weaves Infill Panels for Texas High School


MUKWONAGO, WI—MARCH 26, 2013—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 renovati... Continue reading

February 20, 2013News Release

Banker Wire Gives Corporate Signage Impact


MUKWONAGO, WI—FEBRUARY 20, 2013—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 professional... Continue reading

February 19, 2013Press

Banker Wire Helps Restore Mansion Hill Inn to Former Glory


MUKWONAGO, WI—FEBRUARY 19, 2013—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 s... Continue reading

January 22, 2013Press

Banker Wire Unveils Circle Mesh


MUKWONAGO, WI—JANUARY 22, 2013—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 met... Continue reading

June 11, 2012News Release

San Antonio Riverwalk Artwork


MUKWONAGO, WI—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 and gradu... Continue reading

June 7, 2012News Release

Banker Wire Provides Innovative Functionality With Unique Architectural Wire Mesh To LEED-Winning Construction Project


MUKWONAGO, WI—JUNE 7, 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 vehicular entranc... Continue reading

March 6, 2012News Release

Banker Wire Helps Architect Achieve High Tech Look on UA-Huntsville’s Parking Deck


MUKWONAGO, WI—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 Huntsville. The materi... Continue reading

January 30, 2012News Release

Banker Wire Mesh Adds Beauty to LEED Gold to Towson University West Village Commons


MUKWONAGO, WI—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 new West Village... Continue reading

December 11, 2011News Release

Banker Wire Nears Completion of Facility Addition


MUKWONAGO, WI—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, Inc. of New Ber... Continue reading

July 27, 2011News Release

Stainless Steel Adds Beauty to Multi-Level Parking Deck


MUKWONAGO, WI—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 mixed-use center.... Continue reading