DuPont Antron Design awards spotlight innovative uses of commercial carpet
Two other projects were selected as merit winners. Jain Malkin Inc. earned the distinction for its design of a medical office in La Jolla, Calif. Atlas Carpets' Positano was used extensively in the project. Large Office merit winner Lehman - Smith + McLeish specified a selection from Constantine Carpet as part of its redesign of the Pittsburgh offices of law firm Kilpatrick & Lockhart.
Rounding out the this year's event was the presentation of the third annual Product Innovation Award, which is given to carpet mills that introduce dramatic new commercial carpet styles made with Antron nylon. In the broadloom category, Atlas Carpet Mills' Contour and Montery Carpets' Bukhara took gold awards, while Pacificrest Mills' Meridian took a silver award. Masland Carpets' Patagonia was also named a merit winner in the broadloom category. Prince Street Technologies' Farm selection won a gold award in the modular category.