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Wexford Libraries sign refurbishment

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Wexford Libraries sign refurbishment

I'd like to show you a multi-site sign refurbishment project that Barrow Signs recently completed for the Libraries section of Wexford County Council (www.wexford.ie/Library), the scope of the project was to refurbish the existing main directory signs at New Ross and Bunclody Libraries and also install graphics to the RFID gates at the entrance to the facilities at New Ross and Wexford. You can see from the before images there was no co-ordination in the design, with one sign being bottle green and one purple. The graphics were badly faded, we thought that the oversized arrow in the centre of...

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Art Gallery Signs

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Art Gallery Signs

Barrow Signs fitters are heading back up to the Belfast Harbour Commissioners office today to complete the third phase of signage.  This significant building in Belfast houses a vast collection of paintings, sculpture and other works of art.  Barrow Signs were commissioned by BHC and Fresh www.fresh.ie to produce bespoke interpretation panels to hang adjacent to the artwork. This is the result.  We craft from Wallnut a 45mm rail for the bottom fixing and a 15mm wallnut rail for the top, each of the bottom rails has to be engraved numbers to correspond with the catalogue.  The narrative relating to the...

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Gorey Civic Offices and Library

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Gorey Civic Offices and Library

I happened to be in the Civic Offices earlier, I had to pay a parking fine (an unfortunate occupational hazard). I had a chance to have another look at the window graphics we installed in there, I was really surprised to see that this job was done in 2011, tempus fugit! This project will always have a special place with us, mainly because it had such an interesting job with a really creative design element, also the fact it was a local job, and I think of all of the people that have used the Library and this space and...

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