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Double Baluster


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The Double Baluster system was selected for it's ability to accent and enhance the elliptical shape of the space. The clean, modern look, and detailing of the stainless steel material, while complementing the limestone and brick, gave the lobby space a sophisticated feel necessary for the university.
Don Dethlefs - Sink Combs Dethlefs

Chicago


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"Maintaining views and providing natural daylight throughout the building was an important design aspect of this project and the glass Artec railing provided both." - Ken Myers, RA - Page Southerland Page Architects

Chicago


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"I had the opportunity to work with Dominic and P&P Artec at the Adventist Bolingbrook Hospital Project in 2006-2007. The level of quality and professional with the focus on safety P&P provided to the project team gave me the confidence that they will do the same for the James A Lovell FHCCA project. My estimation was accurate; P&P did a superb job at the James A Lovell FHCCA and I look forward to working with them again in the future. " - Drew Peterson - Project Manager- Walsh Construction Company

Chicago


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"The Chicago Rail was selected for it's unique flat bar baluster and elegantly designed side mount hardware and trim. It is the perfect compliment to the overall interior design concept for the law library. It is everything you want a stair rail to be - modern, sophisticated and elegant." - Shane Webster, Small Kane Architects

Double Baluster


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"The building reflected a formal academic character while symbolizing the use of technology in education. The sleek and graceful lines of the Artec railing system enhance this imagery with its highly machined fit and finish."
Architect - QPK Design Architecture, Engineering Site & Planning
G.C. - William H. Lane, Inc.

Chicago


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"The Artec Chicago railing system was selected for its sleek and stream-lined design. The railings harmonize with the modern and luxurious character of the Dr. P. Phillips Hospital lobby."
- Teresa Beers, Vice President, HKS INC, Senior Project Designer

Chicago


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“I have had great success in the past using Artec railing. I was looking for a railing system for Playboy that incorporated glass and metal. As usual, Artec had a solution and ironically was called the “Chicago System.” Since Playboy Enterprises was founded in Chicago, it seemed the obvious choice. Again Artec came through on time and budget.”
- Glenn Leitch, Architect, Highland Associates, P.C.

Chicago


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"The railing components were high quality,met our aesthetic requirements, were delivered on time, and were reasonably priced. The Artec staff worked with us closely during the design process and followed through with pricing and delivery dates as promised."
- David Battle, Project Architect

Modesto


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"Dominic, on paper I thought P&P Artec was a little pricey. After seeing the quality of the product and installation you are a BARGAIN!"

Joe Still
Joe Still Building Company Inc.

Modesto


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Simply -thanks for doing what you said you were going to do, when you said you would do it, and doing it so well. Not the norm in today’s world. Gives me a little hope that we do still have craftsmen. A pleasure-
- Jeff Phillips, Project Manager, Avis Construction Company, Inc.

Chicago


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"Artec gave us a turnkey solution with a custom-designed look that really complements our building design. From product specification to installation, Artec delivered a high quality product backed by great service." - Brad J. VanArsdale, AIA Gensler Denver

Chicago


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"We selected the Chicago Rail system because it offered a clean, contemporary solution to a curved atrium application. We knew from previous experience that the turn-key manufacturing and installation offered by P&P Artec would provide the craftmanship and attention to detail necessary in a high finish project like DEMDACO." - Ron Schauwecker, Finkle | Williams Architecture

Double Baluster


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"The South Terminal Improvements is the first of several projects that RQAC will design to modernize the entire MIA Terminal Building. We wanted a contemporary railing that could become a prototype and could ensure availablility for future projects. The Double Baluster "Kit and Parts" was the ideal solution." - James Palma, AIA, Rodriguez and Quiroga Architects Chartered.

Chicago


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"I chose Artec, because it has a great style, contemporary look and very clean lines. Yet, it feels durable and permanent. Another factor was the quality of service you and others have provided. So, thank you very much for all that. You guys did a great job." - Ayhan Ozan, Chelsea Atelier Architect

Chicago


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"The Artec railing system was specified by Cowan + Associates for this project because it definitively satisfied the design requirements; a very clean and minimalist steel and glass guardrail. Prompt and efficient technical support and the ability to react to a quick lead time was also a factor in or decision to work with Artec!" - Bruce R. Moody, Cowan + Associates

Chicago


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"As part of the design of the Office Headquarters project in Marlborough, Massachusetts, we wanted a railing system that had a minimalist aesthetic; something clean and simple with a high-tech look to contrast with the dark wood trim and ceiling panels. In addition, we liked the interesting side-mounting detail of the Artec-rail, which allowed us to make the floor construction less noticeable." - Kim Smith, Margulies & Associates

Modesto


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"The P & P Artec products offer an integrated system that incorporates the glass and ornamental metal components as one assembly. Our experience with the products has proven that Artec services their applications and we appreciate their approach to the success of the overall project." - Bruce Mc Lennan

Modesto


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"We selected an Artec railing system because it complemented the clean modern design of the space. The Artec system provided the flexibility to accommodate and aesthetically coordinate the different handrail, guardrail and can rail requirements of the project." Erik Anderson - AIA Design Principal - Vice President

Modesto


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"The clean lines and simple elegance of this railing system complemented Wright Architects’ design of the building’s lobby. With P & P Artec’s Modesto system, we were able to economically achieve the look of a fully customized railing system.”
- Aaron Ebent, Wright Architects.

Double Baluster


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"We at Federated approach the design of our stores interiors in a very systematic way. Our approach conveys a style modern in aesthetics, one that express our belief that good design follows function. Our New store and store remodel projects, P & P Artec Modesto, top mounted product, is our handrail of choice not only because it is a successful complement to our interior, but as well because it sets apart from our competition." - Jim Kelly, Design Directory, Federated Department Stores

Double Baluster


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"I've had a lot of experience designing custom railings for my projects. Every time, this has led to frustration with engineering, workmanship, fit and finish, details and other limitations of subcontractor fabrication and installation. P & P Artec's railings sidestep all those construction headaches, guaranteeing for me and the client a precise well detailed and beautiful railing." - Micheal Oei

Double Baluster


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"The clean appearance of the railing system, the long term durability, and the cost advantage of using a pre-engineered system versus a custom designed system lead our selection of P & P Artec." - Deborah Barber, Barber Architecture

Modesto


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"Artec's glass and stainless steel hand rail system was selected for the AGL Resources Headquarters as it was a simple and clean system that worked exceptionally well with the geometric design elements and natural finishes in the new facility." - Michael S. Rice, Vice President Interiors, HOK Atlanta's Office

Double Baluster


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"We selected this railing system for the Municipal Center, because the simple elegance, durability, and easy maintenance suited the building interior." - Deborah Barber, Barber Architecture, Architecture and Interior Design

Double Baluster


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"Originally our intent was to design custom railings, but instead we specified the P & P Artec products because they met our design concept and desired aeshetic with the proven quality and craftsmanship of an existing product line that could be guaranteed." - NBBJ

Modesto


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"Glencoe: We specified the Artec railing systems for both the interior stairway and the second floor decks of this new home in Glencoe, Illinois. For an exterior railing, we were looking for a system that would provide safety but not obstruct the views to the lake from both the deck and the bedroom beyond. The Artec system satisfied both these requirements and could work with the shape of the deck. We were able to combine elements of two systems to achieve a very special effect." - Stuart Shayman

Modesto


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"The P & P Artec Railing on this project was chosen for their elegant design, detailing and competitive pricing. The ability to do semi-custom on site configurations allowed flexibility not available in other systems of stock components. The materials are high quality and the on-site assembly and workmanship are indicative of a high end, custom installation." - David L. Korn, WPG Design Group

Modesto


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"The spiral stair and atrium for this project laboratory/ administration building were identified early on as key public features in the facility. The Modesto system delivered the clean lines, technical requirements and the design image this project demanded. The craftsmanship complements the finish of the building and even the owner commented it was “the best stainless steel welding in the whole building." - O'Brien/Atkins Associates, PA.

Modesto


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"PP Artec's Modesto railing system reflects the precision craftsmanship of the client's product line, and allows the use of the client's corporate color for the railing fittings." - Brad Schwartz, ArchitectsVS

Modesto


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"We are extremely happy to have the railing as part of our new set for NBC's Late Night with Conan O'Brien. The Modesto railing design is modern and hip while being timeless and elegant. As soon as I saw it I knew it was a perfect fit for our design concept for the new set." - Sherri Adler, Art Director, Late Night with Conan O'Brien

Modesto


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"The simplicity of the Modesto design, with its' clean lines and elegant profile was our choice for the Lobby guardrail. We were delighted to find that the cost of the Modesto system was comparable to our second and third choice systems. The openness and refinement of the Modesto design completes the initial vision we had for this project." - Mike Mageau, Project Designer, ARCADIS

Double Baluster


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"The Water Tower Place renovation focused on updating a 30 year old masterpiece, by using new high tech materials that presented a clean, sharp, modern image, the Artec railing system, helped us achieve this and make this renovation a success." - Perry Brown, AIA Director of Architecture Newport Beach, Wimberly Allison Tong and Goo, Architects

Double Baluster


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"The P&P Artec handrail system was one of the first component selections we made. The crisp, precise details and graceful shapes rendered in carefully finished stainless steel make this the perfect choice for the new research building." - Steve Black AIA, Design Principal, Flad & Associates

Double Baluster


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"We were extremely pleased with the railing installation. The finished product is fantastic. None of the seams are evident and the client is very pleased." Biolosky + Partners Architects

Double Baluster


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"The Riverwoods project is a very contemporary home set in the woods. One concept of the house was to closely integrate the interior with the exterior. To accomplish this we used large expanses of glass. The P&P Artec railing system was selected because it allowed us to continue this transparency to the inside of the house and the finishes and precision details of the components of the railing system are perfectly suited to the details throughout the house." - Stuart Shayman & Associates

Double Baluster


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"We chose P&P Artec Double Baluster railing because of its high tech, sleek styling." - Gregory Stanford, BBGM Interiors, Inc.

Double Baluster


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"The P & P Artec Double Baluster guardrail system was selected because it gives the owner the look of a custom designed guardrail that fits within the price point of a standard system. We were looking for a highly finished transparent contemporary system that would complement the interior lobby finishes and maintain the design aesthetic established on the exterior of the building. P & P Artec's attention to details made the Double Baluster a good fit." - Roger Heerema, AIA Principal, Wright Heerema Architects

Double Baluster


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"The central stair and exterior balconies were such prominent features for our library that we couldn't take any chances on materials, finishes or final assembly. The Artec Railing Systems assured us high quality where it was important." Jeremy A. Jones, Director of Design, DWL Architects + Planners, Inc.

Double Baluster


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"This railing system was chosen for this project because of its high quality, high tech construction and appearance, which the Owner was trying to achieve throughout this building. This was especially important in the main entrance lobby, where this railing is a prominent feature." - Harlen J. Stoa, Kwasek Architects, Inc.

Modesto


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"We at Federated approach the design of our stores interiors in a very systematic way. Our approach conveys a style modern in aesthetics, one that express our belief that good design follows function. Our New store and store remodel projects, P & P Artec Modesto, top mounted product, is our handrail of choice not only because it is a successful complement to our interior, but as well because it sets apart from our competition." - Jim Kelly, Design Directory, Federated Department Stores

Double Baluster


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"We chose the Artec Stainless Steel Railings because of the clean, sleek, contemporary styling. We have been very pleased with their willingness to work with us in this project." – Mark Robilard, Architect

Modesto


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"The Modesto Rail System offers technically elegant detail, with the cost economy of pre-engineered components, and accommodates custom articulated glass." - Jack Janowiak, Partners by Design, Incorporated

Double Baluster


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"Due to the time constraints on the project and the need to have multiple and continuous curves, while achieving a somewhat transparent and "light" feel, we decided to go with a previously engineered solution. All of these requirements were met with Artec's Double Baluster Railing System." - Glenn Leitch, Highland Associates, P.C.

Modesto


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"We chose the Modesto Railing System for two reasons. First, we wanted a rail that was transparent to avoid blocking any part of the view of the Hall of Fame sculpture. And secondly, the system provided us a cost effective method to achieve the aesthetic result we desired." - Alan Cox, AIA V.P., Bullock Smith & Partners

Modesto


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"We were pleased to select P & P Artec's handrail system for it's precise and engineered look which is very appropriate for the high tech image of the project." - Lee A. Hill, A.I.A., Hahnfeld Hoffer Stanford, Architects, Planners, Interiors

Modesto


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"We were looking for an elegant rail system which would be able to bridge the transformation of a 100 year old building to a modern record store. Artec offered a system with simple, clean lines. We have nothing but complements on the installation." - Pam Whitehead, Monighan + Associates Architects AIA, Inc.

Double Baluster


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"The Double Baluster Rail was selected by the designer on the project for appearance and design intent." - McBride & Kelly Achitects LTD

Modesto


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"We choose the Artec handrail system for it sophisticated high tech look which is in keeping with our client's high tech teaching environment for tomorrow's entrepreneurial thinkers." - Lee A.Hill AIA, Hahnfield Hoffer Stanford, Architects, Planners, Interiors

Modesto


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"The railing system for Reynolds & Reynolds was used because of its simple design and its interesting details. It also looked higher class than the picket design due to the new four inch spacing requirements." - Michael Habel, Principal, BHDP Architecture

Modesto


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"The Artec product was ideal for our project because of the design, value and craftsmanship it represents. The system fit well into our design which features the stairs as important places in the building activity." - David Sheehan, IIDA - MHTN Architects, Inc.

Modesto


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"The design criteria for the Interior Renovation of Northeastern Illinois University Student Union required a strong, durable, low maintenance railing system. In selecting the Modesto System, we achieved the aesthetics of the visual openness of the spaces as well as the distinctive design elements. The railing system offered a unique high tech design solution in keeping with the buildings original design." - Bruce M. Obora, Graham Anderson Probst & White

Double Baluster


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"The Design of the P & P Artec Railing System is not only elegant, complementing the translucency of the open stairway, but it also enhances the passage of the natural light throughout the library's main lobby atrium and the adjacent reading rooms." - Thomas C. Sutton Senior Project Manager, Looney Ricks Kiss

Double Baluster


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"The Double Baluster railing system was utilized because of its high quality materials and details which are not easily replicated even in custom fabrications." - Michael K. Ackerman, A.I.A., Breslin Ridyard Fadero

Modesto


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"We used the railing to achieve a custom look from stock pieces at an affordable price." - Shari Bjork, Project Manager/Interior Designer at Shea

Double Baluster


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"The Kravis Center and Zeidler Partnership Inc. Architects selected to use the Artec Stainless Steel Rail System in the East Lobby of the New Cohen Pavilion for several reasons. The first was that a high quality level both in terms of appearance and durability was sought for this highly visible public entrance." - Michael Nelson, Zeidler Partnership Inc. Architects

Double Baluster


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"Our decision to recommend PP Artec's Double Baluster railing to Terminal One client came from the recognition of the product's clean design refined detailing and elegant juxtaposition of satin and polish stainless steel fittings. A good design match for Terminal One." - William Nicholas Bodouva & Associates

Double Baluster


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"We liked the clean, contemporary look of the railing and the selection of panel options. There was much flexibility and great co-operation from the manufacturer during the layout + shop drawing phase of the project." - Diane C. Glarrow, Architect, L. Robert Kimball & Associates, Inc.

Double Baluster


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"Eppstein Uhen Architects chose the double baluster system for it's machined elegance and graceful articulation. The system was in total sync with our desire to accentuate space and promote an aesthetic of timeless modernity. We are truly pleased with the final product and well-crafted installation." - John B. Krupka, Eppstein Uhen Architects

Double Baluster


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"The client wanted an upgraded stair and railing system that would vertically tie together the second-floor bridge entry from the existing building, the ground entrance, student lounge and mailroom, classroom, labs and faculty offices as well as to act as a focal point for the building. The system selected ably met those criteria as well as all building codes and issues of economy. As you've seen from interior photographs, the space is beautifully complimented by your railing system. " - Sheldon L. Dobrin, AIA President of Dobrin + Associates, LTD.

Modesto


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"The simple and classic detailing of the railing system enhances the aesthetics of the building and responds to the client's desire to have an open communicating stair." - Marta Allred, IIDA, Project Manager - Christner Inc., Interior Architect

Double Baluster


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"In the Daniels Fund headquarters building we were looking for design sophistication and engineering excellence in every element. P & P Artec railings had both qualities. As the focal point of the main lobby, it sets the stage for the architectural and interior design experience." - Michael Knorr & Associates

Modesto


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"We chose Artec because they offer cost-effective, high end designed products."

Modesto


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"The simplicity of the Modesto design, with its' clean lines and elegant profile was our choice for the Lobby guardrail. We were delighted to find that the cost of the Modesto system was comparable to our second and third choice systems. The openness and refinement of the Modesto design completes the initial vision we had for this project." Mike Mageau - Project Designer - ARCADIS

Double Baluster


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"This railing system was chosen because of its functional aesthetics, as well as out demand for high quality, durability, and timeless style. The "machines" elegance of the railings offers a dynamic, high tech contrast to the natural elements of wood and stone." The Architecture Group

Double Baluster


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"The P & P Artec railing on this project was chosen for their elegant design, detailing and competetive pricing. The ability to do semi-custom on site configurations allowed flexibility not available in other systems of stock components. The materials are high quality and the on site assembly and workmanship are indicative of a high end, custom installation." - David L. Korn

Modesto


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"One of the main organizing elements of the building is the central stair connecting the three floors of the building. The Modesto System is a perfect complement to the clean lines and contemporary feel of the building." William Gamble, AIA - Wright Architects

Double Baluster


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"Although we selected your product because of its modern good looks and the flexibility of the system, it was your installation team that impressed me the most in the end. They were extremely professional and exhibited the highest quality of craft." - Stuart Harris, AIA, Senior Associates, Planning Design Research Corporation

Double Baluster


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"The P & P Artec railing was chosen to further the look and the feel of precision and elegance pursued by the design team and owner." - Johnson Johnson, Cabtree Architects

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