Cornelius, utilizing the latest technologies, materials and processes, can prepare a comprehensive sign system specific to your property. Whatever your signage needs, we take pride in our excellent customer service, reliable delivery dates and competitive prices.

Cornelius and Forms+Surfaces

Cornelius Signage began in the 1940s as a small sign shop in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. Forms+Surfaces grew out of that initial company to produce a wide range of architectural products, while Cornelius went on to become renowned for high quality, cost-effective signage.

Forms+Surfaces is a leading designer and manufacturer of architectural products used in public spaces around the world. From innovative surfaces, walls and elevator interiors, to site furnishings, lighting, and doors, its interrelated product lines invite creativity and provide real-world solutions to the challenges customers face every day.


Our knowledgeable staff can make your life easier by providing outstanding customer service in the following areas:

  • Comprehensive Quote Packages
  • Reliable Delivery Dates (learn about our QuickShip Program)
  • Fire Safety and Health Code Packages
  • Approved Signage Vendor meeting all brand standards
  • Design Consultation Services
  • Effortless Re-order


Cornelius utilizes the most innovative technology and manufacturing processes, which not only create a superior quality product but are also ecologically responsible. We offer:

  • The latest hardware and software to prepare quality artwork, trilingual messages, and programs to support internal and external needs
  • ADA Signage processes - approved photopolymer manufacturing, thermo forming and raster & braille processing
  • Large format digital printers - powered by cutting-edge technologies including UV LED curing, IMS (Intelligent Microstepping System), and UV ink application, our printers produce high dpi resolution images and large format processing (5' x length)
  • Lasers, water jets and punches
  • CNC machining & routing equipment
  • Brake forming and roll forming equipment
  • Powder coating lines and booths
  • Eco-Etch processing - etches standard or custom designs and graphics into Stainless Steel or Fused Metal without the use of acids or other harmful chemicals


We maintain an Environmental Management System and are continually working to improve our impact through efficiency, material selection, vendor education, employee involvement, and an unwavering commitment to being exemplary corporate citizens.

If you would like more information on our environmental initiatives and policies, visit Forms+Surfaces Eco-logic section or contact our Sustainability Team at

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