BCI Modern Library Shelving Tag

BCI Modern Library Furniture Designated for $25.9M School Project in VA

Posted by Tracy Lenok in News

Being built on a 10.8 acre lot in Harrisonburg, VA, The Bluestone Elementary School is scheduled for completion this summer. This $25.9M three-story, 112,000 square foot building will house grades K-5 and will lessen the overcrowding of middle schools by moving the 5th grade back to the elementary level.

The Harrisonburg City School District worked with our dealer, Diversified Educational Systems, Inc. (DES), to identify and select the most appropriate furnishings for the new library.

The products chosen were:

Labyrinth Book Tower, Picture Book Box, Ratio Square Display Shelving, Crossrunner Book Truck, Book Trolley Oland

Below are stock photo’s of some of the products:

 

Labyrinth Book Tower

Labyrinth Book Tower

 

Picture Book Box

Picture Book Box

                                              Book Trolley Oland

The selections of the book towers, book box, and shelving are a perfect fit for an elementary school library. The color choices give the library a whimsical look and feel. Casters on the bottom of the furniture make for easy changes in the set-up.

For more information on how BCI Modern Library Furniture can complement your new or renovation project, please contact us today.

17 Jul 2017 no comments / READ MORE

NJ Montessori School Library Chooses BCI Modern Library Furniture

Posted by Tracy Lenok in News

Established in 1977, The Village School, a Montessori School located in Waldwick, NJ is home to pre-school through middle school currently serving over 250 students. Montessori schools are built on the belief of providing students with the ability to be self-motivated and independent. With a wide variety of programs for each grade level, a new more modern library was needed.

BCI Modern Library Furniture dealer, Longo Associates, provided the following products for the library:

Ratio INFORM Radius Mobile Shelving, Ratio Wall Shelving System with Steel Shelves, INFORM Counter System-Information Desk, Simply Universal Tables, Pause Pouf, Pouf Pouf, Coral Pouf, Apollo Chair, Drum Pouf

Our collaborative lounge seating is just that….providing comfort and the ability to be arranged for working in a team environment.

Below are some stock photos of the products selected:

Ratio Wall Shelving Systems with Steel Shelves

Ratio Wall Shelving Systems with Steel Shelves

Coral Pouf

Coral Pouf

Simply Universal Table

Simply Universal Table

Apollo Chair

Apollo Chair

For more information on BCI Modern Library Furniture, please contact us today. We have a wealth of experience in high quality design and furnishings for your library.

11 Jul 2017 no comments / READ MORE

BCI Modern Library Furniture Chosen for $5.6M Library Renovation in Nebraska

Posted by Tracy Lenok in News

The Hastings Public Library located in Hastings, NE has been undergoing a $5.6M renovation project. The plans include gutting the existing 29,000 square foot library and adding an additional building with another 2,200 square feet. The completed project will be a 21st century building in compliance with safety regulations, energy efficiency and the latest in technology upgrades. The library will feature a 150 person community room, outdoor patio, areas for children and young adults and an open staircase.

The firm heading up the project is The Clark Enersen Partners. Below is the architectural rendering of the building:

Hastings Public Library

Photo courtesy The Clark Enersen Partners

The BCI Modern Library Furniture dealer, Midwest Storage Solutions provided Ratio INFORM Radius Mobile Shelving for the project.

Ratio INFORM Radius Mobile Shelving provides the utmost in versatility, without compromising style. There are many design options to choose from that compliment your library project. The casters allow for ease of mobility.

Below is a stock photo of the shelving system:

Click here to download the Ratio/INFORM Radius Shelving System brochure

For more information on BCI Modern Library Furniture, contact us today

05 Jul 2017 no comments / READ MORE

The Boylston Public Library Is Complete ☑️

Posted by Tracy Lenok in News

As a follow-up to our April 27th and May 22nd posts on The Boylston Public Library project — we are thrilled to show the final installation pictures.

The products used for this renovation were:

 

The Simply Universal Reading Tables pictured above are an absolute must for any library setting. Grouped together or separate, they are simply universal!

Varying the color selections of the Ratio Library Shelving with Steel Shelves, Laminate Canopy Top & End Panels, give the children’s area a whimsical feel.

For more information on BCI Modern Library Furniture, contact us today by clicking here.

 

29 Jun 2017 no comments / READ MORE

Another Project By BCI Modern Library Furniture for an NJ Elementary School

Posted by Tracy Lenok in News

The Woodside Elementary School, part of the River Vale Public School District, is located in River Vale, NJ and serves students pre-K though 5th grade. The school consists of approximately 350 students and 60 teachers. With such a large population and an aging library, a renovation was necessary for the school.

Taking advantage of the Educational Services Commission of NJ (ESCNJ), the district was spared the time and expense of searching for quality furnishings at competitive prices.

Along with the BCI Modern Library Furniture dealer, Longo Associates, the following products were selected for the project:

Ratio INFORM Radius Mobile Shelving, Ratio Laminate Shelving System with Laminate Shelves, Ratio System Wall Shelving, Cocoon System, Hugo Chair, Drum Pouf, Pause Pouf, Opera Seating

BCI Modern Library Furniture’s shelving systems come in a variety of configurations, finishes and color combinations to complement any library design. Our seating systems are the ultimate in style and comfort. The arrangement possibilities are endless.

Click on the links below to download product brochures:

Ratio Shelving System

Ratio INFORM Shelving System

Hugo Chair

Pause Pouf

Opera Seating

For more information, contact us today

26 Jun 2017 no comments / READ MORE

BCI Modern Library Furniture Part of a ‘Centennial Plan’ in Concord, MA

Posted by Tracy Lenok in News

Established in 1922 and set on 39 acres, the Concord Academy, located in Concord, MA, is a private, co-ed boarding and day school. The school of about 400 students serves grades 9 through 12. Not only are the students from adjacent towns, but they come from all over the world. The philosophy of the school is to create an environment for students to learn about the arts, sciences and humanities. Students are encouraged to practice hands-on learning and experimentation.

As part of the ‘Centennial Plan’ slated for 2022, the school is undergoing renovations. Included in the project, is a library renovation. BCI Modern Library Furniture dealer, Creative Office Pavilion, provided Ratio INFORM Radius Mobile Shelving for the renovation.

This mobile shelving system is available in wood veneer, plastic laminate or steel. Colors range from Grey Metallic to a Flame Red. The casters allow for the shelving units to be rearranged easily.

Below is a stock photo of the Ratio INFORM Radius Mobile Shelving.

Download our product catalog by clicking here

For more information on how BCI Modern Library Furniture can enhance your renovation project, contact us today

 

12 Jun 2017 no comments / READ MORE

CREC Museum Academy’s New Facility Features BCI Modern Library Furniture

Posted by Tracy Lenok in News

The CREC Museum Academy, located in Bloomfield, CT will be opening a new 75,000 square foot building this summer. The Museum Academy is a magnet school serving grades Pre-K through 5. Currently there are two temporary sites — the Pre-K at one site and K-5 at another. This new building will allow both sites to be consolidated.

Our BCI dealer, Creative Library Concepts, provided the shelving products:

To get an idea of just how functional and beautiful the Opal Shelving is, here are some stock photos:

              Opal Shelving System

Opal Wall Steel Shelving System

Our Opal line of steel shelving is designed to be malleable as well as strong and long lasting. Its smooth design allows it to fit into any library setting. With over 30 different color choices, the Opal Steel Shelving creates its own exclusive individuality.

The products for the new library were purchased through the CT State Contracting which enables schools to purchase low cost, high quality furniture from a series of approved vendors.

Click here to view proposed building photos from Freeman Companies

To view photos of completed projects where Opal Steel Shelving has been used, click the links below:

AITE (Academy of Information Technology & Engineering)

Darien High School Library

Fairfield Public Library

For more information on BCI Modern Library Furniture for your new building or renovation project, please contact us today. We have design experts standing by to answer any questions you may have.

30 May 2017 no comments / READ MORE

Photos From The Boylston Public Library Project Are Here!

Posted by Tracy Lenok in News

As a follow-up to our April 27th post on The Boylston Public Library, we are pleased to share the final photos.

As a reminder, these were the products used in the renovation:

The ratio shelving was selected to provide adequate storage for books and materials. The color choices give ‘life’ to the space.

For more information on BCI Modern Library Furniture, please contact us today. We have a wide variety of products that will enhance your library renovation or building project. We participate in several purchasing contracts to eliminate the time and money spent on searching for a provider.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

22 May 2017 no comments / READ MORE

BCI Modern Library Furniture’s Uniqueness Abounds at Mount Royal University in Calgary

Posted by Tracy Lenok in News

The Riddell Library and Learning Centre at the Mount Royal University located in Calgary, Canada has been under construction since August of 2014. Completion is scheduled for this year with a grand opening in the Fall. The new building will be four times the size of the current library – totaling 16,000 square metres with an estimated cost of $85.8M. The new library will feature group study rooms, media production rooms, multimedia teaching areas and seating for 1,496 students. All of the new areas are equipped to support current technology.

With the building’s exterior modern architecture,  the library furniture chosen reflects this design inside as well. Working with BCI’s Dealer, HBI – https://www.hbicalgary.com, the following products were selected:

BCI Modern Library Furniture products come in a vast array of colors and finishes to personalize your library project.

To download brochures of each individual product used in the project, use these links below:

Click here – Ratio INFORM Shelving and Mobile Ratio INFORM Shelving

Click here – 60/30 Classic Steel Shelving

Click here – INFORM Counter Systems

Click here – Ordrup Magazine Display Shelving

Click here – WOW Presentation Display-Mikado

Click here – Flatline Computer OPAC Station and Flatline-Eureka Computer OPAC Station

For a complete look at all our products, download our catalog by clicking here

Contact us today for more information 

For more information on the building details and progress, click here

Click here to view the floor plans of the new library

 

11 May 2017 no comments / READ MORE

BCI Modern Library Furniture and Intereum Enter Into Joint Purchasing Contract with NE Metro 916

Posted by Tracy Lenok in News

Contract Awarded to BCI Modern Library Furniture

A joint purchasing contract has been established between BCI Modern Library Furniture, Intereum and the Northeast Metro Intermediate School District 916. NE Metro 916, located in White Bear Lake, Minnesota, provides support to over 4,000 students with career and technical education, learning centers, special education, and elementary education assistance. The staff of 650 administers economical, highly skilled and dependable services to students in 14 member school districts.

With over 35 years of experience, Intereum has a staff of 125 team members to assist you. Intereum will provide price quotes that include freight and any requested optional services. Optional services include CAD Drawings, Offloading, Receiving and Inspection, Assembly, Installation – Set-in Place and Non-Metro Installation. Interior and Architectural design will also be available.

Kimberly E. Kirkeide, a K-12 Education Consultant (kkirkeide@intereum.com) at Intereum, has been named the Contact Administrator.

BCI Modern Library Furniture has many options to choose from when designing your library. Our collaborative lounge seating is an ideal choice for enhancing teamwork among students.

The Chat Pouf (pictured below) was designed with comfort and mobility in mind. The color selections are endless, as well as the many configurations.

Chat Pouf

We have a wide variety of shelving systems to fit into any library. Pictured below is our Ratio Shelving System. This shelving system offers a modern design, but its functionality is above all outstanding.

Ratio Shelving System

Whether you are looking for a more traditional counter system or a bright splashy one, we have an array of styles and color choices. Pictured below is our Info Pod which has a futuristic look.

Info Pod

For more information on BCI Modern Library Furniture, click here to contact us today

To download our full product catalog, click here

03 May 2017 no comments / READ MORE

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