The Columbus Museum of Art located at 480 East Broad Street, Columbus, Ohio, US, underwent a $37.6m expansion and renovation project that comprised the third and final phase of the museum's 'Art Matters' renovation and expansion masterplan, which has been implemented since 2009.
Ion Glass offers a fully bespoke service providing architectural glass solutions for residential and commercial projects. They offer bespoke glass partitions, bespoke shower screens, glass canopy systems, glass flooring and glass stairs and can also supply and install bespoke ironmongery, designed to work flawlessly with each glass project. Ion’s glass specialists provide technical, engineering and design expertise and undertake the entire project from concept drawings to survey and templating for the glass, through to full installation.
With a wide range of glass types, decorative applications, ironmongery and manufacturing options available Ion can work with highly complex specifications to bring your designs to life. Ion’s extensive product list includes glass cubicle systems, frameless bath screens, Colorglaze splashbacks, worktops, balustrades and rooflights. For durability and ease of cleaning choose PermaClean, Ion’s anti-grime and limescale treatment perfect for showers, stair treads and flooring.
Glass canopy systems
Architectural glass canopy systems provide entrance and communal areas with stylish and contemporary cover without restricting light and space. Ion Glass offers versatile designs for a range of properties and manufacture bespoke ironmongery and fixings to suit each glass canopy.
The canopies are manufactured from 13.5 to 25.5mm laminated glass with a maximum panel size of 1878mm x 4650mm and a wide choice of designs including straight, curved, coloured, sandblasted and tinted canopies. Ion can also integrate logos, building numbers and branding if so desired.
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Bespoke glass partitions are perfect for a variety of commercial environments including office areas, retail spaces and leisure centres where they create subtle screening whilst providing light and space. Ion Glass partitions can integrate frameless glass doors with sliding, hinged and pivot openings. Decorative glass treatments include sandblasted glass, tinted glass and coloured glass to enliven glass partitioning, whilst tailor-made fixing options include patch fittings, concealed channel and clamping systems.
Bespoke shower screens
Ion Glass bespoke shower screens are frameless in design and ideal for maximising available space. Wholly bespoke, the range includes sliding or folding shower doors, stylish curved glass shower screens and glass hung screens, in fact Ion offers the most comprehensive and versatile range of frameless showers currently available. Ion Glass bespoke shower screens accommodate sloped walls and ceilings, extra large and small openings, bathroom units, baths, unusual shapes or cutouts and disabled access. Ion shower screens are fitted with polished chrome ironmongery, completing the minimalist design of the frameless shower.
Ion Glass structural glass flooring provides bespoke design solutions for residential and commercial interiors. Glass flooring is manufactured using 30-40mm laminated glass with a layer of sandblasted glass for anti-slip properties and safety. Decorative interlayers can be specified including translucent colours, tints, metallic mesh, fabrics and bespoke artwork, creating a unique installation.
Ion Glass flooring is manufactured to the exact size and shape required for each project along with frames and associated metalwork. Structural glass flooring can also be applied to Ion Glass rooflights.
Architectural glass stairs are ideal for commercial and residential properties. Using double or triple laminated glass, the stair treads are manufactured to bespoke sizes, shapes and can also integrate decorative interlayers. Glass stairs also have an area of sandblasted glass to improve grip. Bespoke ironmongery and staircase frames can be manufactured for a complete system.
Architectural glass specialists Ion provide bespoke glass installations, specifically engineered for each individual project. Their client base is diverse, working on residential refurbishments and new builds, to glass fit-outs in the retail, leisure, ecclesiastical and education sectors.