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Improving Design Outcomes through Public Engagement

Posted in Case Study, City Wayfinding, Civic, Civic Wayfinding, Corbin Client News, County Wayfinding, Government, Healthcare, Healthcare Wayfinding, Hospital Wayfinding, Regional Wayfinding, Wayfinding Concept on March 10th, 2016 by Mark VanderKlipp – Be the first to comment

As we develop wayfinding systems for a variety of clients, we appreciate how public engagement is critical to the design process. Here, we share two examples from recent client groups and the outcomes of those sessions:

Ochsner Medical Center, New Orleans LA

We led a prototype process on the interior of this complex medical campus to test proposed logic changes and as a “proof of concept” for wayfinding tools. The exercise was designed to… More...

GM Global Signage Standard Continues to Succeed

Posted in Corbin Client News, Corporate/Retail, Wayfinding Return on Investment, Where We Work on September 2nd, 2015 by Mark VanderKlipp – Be the first to comment
Corbin Design's Global Signage Standards for General Motors continue to be implemented worldwide.

Corbin Design’s Global Signage Standards for General Motors continue to be implemented worldwide.

In the early 2000s, Corbin Design was retained by General Motors Worldwide Facilities to develop a global standard for exterior signage for all research and manufacturing facilities. We worked closely with… More...

Forest Park Unveils New Wayfinding System

Posted in Case Study, Civic, Civic Wayfinding, Corbin Client News on July 18th, 2014 by Mark VanderKlipp – Be the first to comment
FPF Executive Director Lesley Hoffarth and City Parks Director Gary Bess unveil the first of 200+ new wayfinding signs being installed in the park. Photo credit: Forest Park Forever

FPF Executive Director Lesley Hoffarth and City Parks Director Gary Bess unveil the first of 200+ new wayfinding signs being installed in the park. Photo credit: Forest Park Forever

Calgary wayfinding wins local, international awards

Posted in City Wayfinding, Civic, Corbin Client News, Wayfinding Concept on October 7th, 2013 by Mark VanderKlipp – Be the first to comment

OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERAThe City of Calgary is turning heads with its streetscape improvements in the Centre City. One great example is The City of Calgary’s wayfinding program, an integrated signage system which helps people easily locate points of interest in the greater downtown area and enhances people’s confidence to venture out and explore Calgary.

On October 7, 2013, the… More...

Calgary City Centre article published in Sign Media Canada

Posted in Case Study, Civic, Civic Wayfinding, Corbin Client News, Published Article, Wayfinding Concept on July 15th, 2013 by Mark VanderKlipp – Be the first to comment
The article features photography from Clint Douthitt, Corbin Design Senior Designer.

The article features photography from Clint Douthitt, Senior Designer.

Corbin Design has collaborated with Calgary’s Centre City Implementation group to write a comprehensive article on the recently installed pedestrian and transit wayfinding program. An excerpt from the article’s introduction sets the table for the detailed descriptions… More...

The Wayfinding Bible

Posted in Case Study, Corbin Client News, Wayfinding Concept on June 13th, 2013 by Mark VanderKlipp – Be the first to comment

Wayfinding BibleIn 2010, Corbin Design was invited to consult with the design and writing team for this new Bible product from Tyndale House Publishers. After an initial presentation of wayfinding tenets, logic and guidelines, we were also involved in critiques for spread design and the ‘stops along the way’ for orientation and additional information. This is a new twist… More...

Mercy Health Announces Consolidation

Posted in Case Study, Corbin Client News, Healthcare, Healthcare Wayfinding, Published Article on June 12th, 2013 by Mark VanderKlipp – Be the first to comment
An article written for SHSMD that describes the challenges and opportunities in a health system merger

An article written for SHSMD that describes the challenges and opportunities in a health system consolidation process.

Since 2010, Corbin Design has been developing standards for wayfinding signage as part of an overall brand consolidation of several West Michigan healthcare facilities. The… More...

Frisco Wayfinding Kiosk Installation

Posted in City Wayfinding, Civic, Corbin Client News on June 4th, 2013 by Mark VanderKlipp – Be the first to comment
Artisans put the finishing touches on the tile inlays

Artisans put the finishing touches on the tile inlays

We’re excited to post a progress photo of our Frisco TX pedestrian kiosks – the tile work is amazing, and they’re almost finished!

For the story on the complete project, see our previous blog post.

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The Reality of your Surroundings: Industry Experts on EGD Trends

Posted in City Wayfinding, Civic, Civic Wayfinding, Corbin Client News, Education, Published Article, University Wayfinding on May 30th, 2013 by Mark VanderKlipp – Be the first to comment

Signs of the TimesCorbin Design projects and point of view are featured in the June, 2013 issue of Signs of the Times magazine:

The Reality of Your Surroundings | Industry experts discuss EGD Trends

The article, which appears on pages 56 and 57, covers a number of different types of Environmental Graphic Design market segments, and serves as a good overview… More...

ISA Presentation: Case Studies in Integrated Design

Posted in Case Study, City Wayfinding, Civic, Corbin Client News, Speaking Engagements on March 13th, 2013 by Mark VanderKlipp – Be the first to comment

 

Calgary's residents and visitors take advantage of the pedestrian wayfinding elements installed in 2012 throughout City Centre

Calgary’s residents and visitors take advantage of the pedestrian wayfinding elements installed in 2012 throughout City Centre

Mark VanderKlipp, Corbin Design President, will be presenting the closing keynote address for the International Sign