JASPER, Ind.—New woodgrain laminates and premium Zebrawood composite and Sapele veneers are now available as part of Kimball Office’s Vision Collection of surface materials. Additionally, three new polyvinyl chloride (PVC)-free woodgrain thermofoils will be available on March 1. These additions are an extension of the new wood finishes that launched to the market in November 2011.
(Read Interiors & Sources’ look at the release of the Vision Collection.)
“There is growing interest among clients to include exotic wood species in their workplace environments,” says Georgy Olivieri, director of architecture, design and sustainability strategies for Kimball Office. “In order to meet clients’ demands and preserve Kimball Office’s commitment to responsible forestry practices, the Vision Collection offers Zebrawood composite as well as a wide range of laminate and eco-friendly woodgrain thermofoil options.”
The new premium specialty veneers and finishes include:
- Sapele – Sienna and Coco
- Zebrawood composite – Clear coat
Wood laminate finish options include:
- Maple – Brighton and Huntington
- Walnut – Tribeca, Midtown and Urban
- Cherry – Cordoba, Sedona, Amber and Mocha
Woodgrain thermofoil finish options include:
- Maple – Brighton
- Walnut – Midtown
- Cherry – Cordoba and Mocha
The addition of premium veneers, wood laminates and woodgrain thermofoils completes the second phase of a three-phase launch for the Vision Collection, which was developed with the help of Perkins+Will design principals, Eva Maddox and Eileen Jones.
“The wide variety of material and finish options available help clients stay within budget while showcasing a fresh aesthetic,” says Olivieri.
The updated portfolio supports Kimball Office’s dedication to sustainability, through the use of natural wood veneers, FSC wood options and integration of Kimball Office’s proprietary UV-finish, Pura(R).