26. January 2021 | Germany | Products

New 'nora by Interface' Rubber Flooring Features Contemporary, Urban Designs

Weinheim, January 2021–Interface®, a worldwide commercial flooring company and global leader in sustainability, today unveils its latest nora®by Interface rubber flooring designs – norament 926 castello and norament 926 kivo – featuring a modern design aesthetic. Designers today are furnishing interiors with a lived-in, relaxed and chic mood. The urban look is back in vogue, and the latest norament 926 castello and norament 926 kivomeet the creative requirements of modern, high-class areas.

Ambience with norament 926 castello floor covering

norament 926 castello

In architecture, good design withstands the test of time. Architectural landmarks can reinvent themselves alongside ever-evolving styles and build bridges across eras. Similarly, norament 926 castello – a 3.5-millimeter-thick floor covering – is intended to be timeless in its design, with marbling reminiscent of stylish limestone surfaces, adding a touch of classic luxury to the surroundings. Each tile is unique and features nora’s newly developed two-tone surface design with two different gloss levels. The elegant colour palette includes eight warm shades of grey and beige.

“Apart from its robustness, norament 926 castello performs particularly well in the fields of acoustics and ergonomics", says Dirk Oswald, Head of Product & Brand Management nora product lines. “With our permanently elastic material, less impact sound is generated compared to other resilient or hard flooring surfaces. This minimizes disturbing noises and improves the acoustics in interiors, which is a great advantage, especially in highly trafficked areas. At the same time, the floor offers significantly more standing and walking comfort. People therefore benefit from less back and joint pain, and studies show reduction in fatigue symptoms,” adds Oswald. norament926 castello can be installed in the classic way, with wet adhesive, but is also available as an nTx version for an even faster installation.

norament 926 kivo

In modern architecture, inspiring ideas often arise from authentic, original elements. Today's highly creative workspaces tend to prefer referencing the industrial past, true to the minimalist motto “less is more”. norament 926 kivo harmonizes with this modern, classical atmosphere. Its irregular grain design with a slightly structured two-tone surface was inspired by concrete and gives interiors an authentic urban and industrial look.The flooring adapts seamlessly to any mixture of steel, wood and exposed brick and is the ideal flooring to give free play to creative furnishing ideas. The 2.7-millimetre-thick floor is available in eight colours, ranging from warm beige to cool grey-blue tones.

“This new rubber flooring offers many advantages of norament and is at the same time ideally suitable for representative areas,including office spaces, conference rooms and cafeterias. Here, proven nora quality and modern appearance go hand in hand and make it possible to create a fascinating, functional industrial look”, concludes Oswald.

norament 926 castello and norament 926 kivo, like every flooring product Interface sells – carpet, LVT, and rubber sheets and tiles – are certified carbon neutral through the Carbon Neutral Floors™ program, at no extra cost to customers. The Weinheim rubber plant is continuously working to avoid or reduce CO₂ emissions and thus further reduce its own CO₂ footprint. The unavoidable CO₂ emissions are compensated by the acquirement of emission reduction certificates, with which climate protection projects are financed.

To learn more about norament 926 castelloand norament 926 kivo and the full range of rubber flooring products, visit
https://www.nora.com/global/en/products/norament-926-castello /

Photos: 1-5 norament 926 castello, 6-9 norament 926 kivo. Copyright collages: Elmar Witt, Copyright all other images: nora systems

Ambience with norament 926 castello floor covering

Corridor with norament 926 castello Bodenbelag

Collage with norament 926 castello floor covering

norament 926 castello rubber floorcovering with slightly structures two-tone surface

norament 926 castello floor covering keyvisual

norament 926 kivo

norament 926 kivo

Collage with norament 926 kivo floor covering

Coffeebar in historical brick ambience with norament 926 kivo floor covering

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About nora

nora by Interface is the commercial rubber flooring brand of Interface, Inc. Produced in Germany for more than 70 years, nora premium rubber solutions help to support operations, efficiencies, health, safety and well-being with sustainable flooring that eases maintenance, reduces noise, and provides added comfort underfoot.

Interface, Inc., (NASDAQ: TILE) is a global flooring solutions enterprise with an integrated portfolio of carpet tile and resilient flooring products, where everything is third-party certified carbon neutral. With our design approach to flooring systems, we help our customers create high-performance interior spaces that have a positive impact on people’s lives and the planet. Our range includes Interface® carpet tile and LVT, nora® by Interface rubber flooring, and FLOR® premium area rugs for commercial and residential spaces.

Interface is third-party certified as a Carbon Neutral Enterprise. We neutralized our carbon impact across our entire business, including all operations and our full value chain, marking an important milestone toward our objective to become a restorative and carbon negative enterprise by 2040.

Learn more about Interface at interface.com and blog.interface.com, nora by Interface at nora.com, FLOR at FLOR.com, and our sustainability journey at interface.com/sustainability. 

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