ApplicationsFixtures, cladding, shading, artwork
CharacteristicsCustomizable, durable, sustainable, flexible, fabrication for attachment, secondary finish options
With over 100 years of experience in wire mesh manufacturing, Banker Wire has the knowledge, product selection, and customization options to realize a range of projects, this allows them to assist from the early stages of design to ensure that the end result is both beautiful and functional. Banker Wire manufactures coarse, pre-crimped woven wire mesh in a range of wire spacing; this can be used to create different effects with light and shade.
Wire Mesh is an extremely versatile material which is available in thousands of patterns from simple to highly elaborate. It is a robust material that can withstand the rigors of high traffic areas. Any pattern or wire spacing can be customized to fit a project and a variety of secondary finishes can be applied.
Ilot Fontenoy Ségur
The custom chandelier was designed and fabricated by Secante in partnership with Dargaisse, a sheet metal specialist based in Paris. The duo sourced approximately 615 square feet of Banker Wire’s IPZ-25 pattern woven in stainless steel and bronze to complement the Art-Deco-inspired interior architecture.
Banker Wire’s square pattern M22-28 mesh was specified in this Japanese Pizzeria restaurant’s custom lighting fixtures. The stainless steel mesh is crimped to create a multi-faceted surface that reflects and disperses light in a visually intriguing manner, while a sophisticated twin-wire pattern adds a luxurious element through a glossy PVD copper finish.
Charlotte Airport Artwork
The Banker Wire woven wire mesh adds the skin of texture to the plasma cut steel openings atop the art statues located at the Charlotte-Douglas International Airport.
Each column is approximately 2'x2'x22' and carved with imagery drawn from the textile traditions of people from the area in Pre-Columbian times to the present. Commissioned by the Arts and Science Council, the columns are illuminated at night with color-changing LED fixtures.