Case Studies

Case Studies

Border Signs & Graphics have a great deal of experience in project management and have delivered large and complicated projects for many organisations in both the public and private sectors.

Customers such as RSPB, English Nature, Scottish National Heritage, Historic Scotland, Wildlife Trusts, The Forestry Commission and numerous Local Authorities throughout the United Kingdom.

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Border Signs & Graphics provides all aspects of signage solutions including:

  • Interpretation Panels
  • Way Markers
  • Finger Posts
  • Information & Poster Display Cases
  • Wooden Sign Systems
  • General Signage
  • Bespoke Projects

Heritage Inverclyde Coastal Trail

This project forms part of Inverclyde Council’s Heritage Inverclyde initiative, which aims to raise awareness of the area’s history.

The trail runs from Langbank to Wemyss Bay and goes past some of Inverclyde’s landmark and heritage sites, such as Newark Castle and the Comet in Port Glasgow, the Titan Crane and Custom House in Greenock, Cloch Lighthouse in Gourock and finishes with the iconic railway station and pier at Wemyss Bay. The trail includes several waterside walks and cycle routes along the way.

Border Signs & Graphics manufactured bespoke design lecterns and benches in steel and oak. The structures have elements of laser-cut graphics, routed graphics and Multiguard® interpretive panels.

 

Steel lectern with laser-cut elements

Steel lectern with Multiguard® panels and lasercut graphics

Steel bench with Multiguard® panels and lasercut graphics

Steel bench

Oak bench with interpretive panels and routed text

Detail of oak bench


 The National Civil War Centre – Nottinghamshire

Border Signs & Graphics manufactured a number of upright structures in steel for The National Civil War Centre in Newark – Nottinghamshire. All the panels have “trigger” pictures for Augmented Reality. Visitors of the museum can download an app for their smartphone and can bring these interpretive panels to life.

Interpretive panel with Augmented Reality

Upright interpretive structure

Detail of bespoke header board


Benfield Volkswagen – Dumfries

To mark the anniversary of Volkswagen Golf, Border Signs & Graphics designed and installed a special 70’s theme for some of the cars on the forecourt at Benfield Volkswagen, Dumfries

Benfield Volkswage

Back to the Seventies

Designed By Border Signs & Graphics

Eye-Catching

Back to the Seventies


Luss – Loch Lomond

Border Signs & Graphics worked in-conjunction with Sarah Crome, of SS Crome Associates, to create a series of bespoke lecterns and an upright structure for Luss Estates

Luss

Interpretive lectern with upright welcome sign

Bespoke design interpretive lectern

Welcome to Luss

Lectern


The Great Glen Ways

The Great Glen Ways, the cycle path from Inverness to Fort William. Border Signs & Graphics manufactured a number of structures, such as monolith’s, lecterns and way markers.

Signage for the great glen ways

Monolith's with Multiguard® interpretive panel and sandblasted detail

Monolith with Multiguard® interpretive panel and sandblasted detail

Way markers

Interpretive lectern for the Great Glen Ways


Silloth Green

Border Signs & Graphics designed, manufactured and installed various signs, outdoor interpretation lecterns, ornate directional posts, and notice boards for Silloth Green – Cumbria.

Silloth interpretation panel

Silloth lectern

Silloth signage

Silloth signage

Silloth notice board


King George V Playing Field, Creetown

Border Signs & Graphics worked alongside Steve Pardue of Differentia Design who created this panel and structure. All manufacture was implemented by Border Signs & Graphics.

Laser-cut header board

creetown signage

creetown signage

Creetown interpretation panel


Caledonia Way

In a joint project, Steve Pardue of Differentia created this bespoke design and Border Signs & Graphics carried out the manufacture and installation of this lectern.

Caledonia Way | Bespoke design lectern

caledonia Way Lectern

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Flanders Moss

Border Signs & Graphics worked in-conjunction with Steve Pardue, of Differentia Design, to create a series of panels for the reserve at Flanders Moss: Scottish Natural Nature Reserves.

Flanders Moss Lectern

Bespoke Design by Border Signs & Graphics

Flanders Moss Interpretation


New Cumnock

This project included 7 lecterns, 2 upright structures and a stone cairn to highlight the heritage of New Cumnock.

New Cumnock Village | Lectern


Teesmouth and Cleveland Coast

Border Signs & Graphics manufactured and installed these European Marine Site information AO panels and structures to colours and style agreed with Tees Coast.

Interpretive panel


Whitley Bay

Border Signs & Graphics installed 18 structures in the North Tyneside coastal route. This design allows information panels and directional arrows to be sited in the same place.

Interpretation and wayfinding

Fingerpost and Interpretive panel combined

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Whitley Bay Interpretation with Fingerpost

 


North Uist Doctor Memorial Plaque

Border Signs & Graphics were in consultation with North Uist Community Group to manufacture a memorial plaque to be officially unveiled by North Uist born Dr John Gillies, chairman of the Royal College of General Practitioners.

Using our in-house design team, we were instrumental in creating this very unique shaped plaque for the community.

Materials used are chemically etched stainless steel and solid granite base.

Memorial North Uist
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Bike @ Glenlivet

The design team were heavily involved in the design and manufacture of bike trail signage at Glenlivet which is owned by the Crowne Estate.

This project comprised of entrance signs, outdoor interpretation panels, waymarkers and general signage.

As part of the project Border Signs & Graphics also designed and printed 20,000 Glenlivet brochures.

Timber structures with information panels

Wecome signage

See the brochure we designed for the project