Case Studies

Purdue University “The Flame” Artistic Forge

This 10-foot-tall art piece at the north end of Mackey Arena is intended to be a gathering place for students. The concept behind it was “the energy behind ideas.” The original pencil sketch envisioned a boiler with rivets exploding. We modified the design slightly and also adjusted the scale so that there wouldn’t be sharp […]
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Purdue University Mackey Arena Lighted Sign

Purdue University came to bo-mar for this project because they wanted more than a sign. They wanted a dramatic, artistic statement at the north end of Mackey arena. Typically this type of signage would have been built using very light sheet metal and pop rivets. However, these materials leave unsightly gaps and bumps and nooks […]
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Hawks Bar

bo-mar was asked to create a unique feature for the Hawks Basketball Arena (Philips Arena in Atlanta, GA).  The Hawks bar is a 15’ diameter representation of the team’s logo that functions as a courtside bar to watch games. The logo bar is an all-aluminum assembly, fabricated in six sections, designed to disassemble and store […]
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“We expect the highest levels of craftsmanship to be applied to our projects.  bo-mar is one of those firms that excites us when we have an opportunity to recommend their services.  They continue to bring our projects to life with exceptional work that we are proud to stand beside.”

Greg Wade, PLA, CPSI, CLARB Principal at Context Design