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Case Studies/Other News 2015

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Linetec and Valspar Provide Consistent, Durable Finish for Aspen Art Museum Linetec and Valspar Provide Consistent, Durable Finish for Aspen Art Museum
At nearly 8,000 feet above sea level, Aspen, Colorado, is known for its mountain ski slopes that rise seemingly from the heart of the town’s central business district. Echoing these snowy and forested surroundings, design architect and 2014 Pritzker Pr...
LinetecLinetec Dec 26, 2015 URL
A Case Study: The Hudson Yards Redevelopment Project A Case Study: The Hudson Yards Redevelopment Project
The Hudson Yards Redevelopment Project is a joint venture by the New York City Department of City Planning and Metropolitan Transportation Authority. Ruskin Splitter silencers, CD80AF2 and XFA Fan silencers were engineered specifically for this project...
RuskinRuskin Dec 24, 2015 URL
Xypex Makes an Environmental Impact at Pearson Airport Xypex Makes an Environmental Impact at Pearson Airport
Xypex products were chosen for the repair and restoration of the glycol (de-icing) containment tanks at the Pearson International Airport in Toronto, Canada. Project included the repair of cracks, pressure washing all surfaces for removal of existing c...
Xypex Chemical CorporationXypex Chemical Corporation Dec 23, 2015 URL
A Case Study: Marcus Garvey Apartments, Brooklyn, NY A Case Study: Marcus Garvey Apartments, Brooklyn, NY
Coco Architectural Grilles and Metalcraft was commissioned to produce panels to compliment the new façade. Each panel had to be custom perforated and expertly welded in order to garner the Coco Architectural seal of approval. The panels were installed ...
Coco Architectural Grilles & MetalcraftCoco Architectural Grilles & Metalcraft Dec 13, 2015 URL
Project Spotlight: The Vue, Beachwood, OH Project Spotlight: The Vue, Beachwood, OH
Kent Companies installed a variety of products in the 345,000 square foot, four-story apartment structure. The Gyp-Crete 2000/3.2K and Acousti-Mat II system helped to increase sound ratings to well above 55 F-IIC while also adding fire resistance to t...
Maxxon Corp.Maxxon Corp. Dec 8, 2015 URL
A Case Study on the Iconic BC Place Stadium, Vancouver A Case Study on the Iconic BC Place Stadium, Vancouver
The remarkable revitalization of BC Place Stadium continues to receive awards and accolades since opening in 2011, including ‘Project of the Year’ at the prestigious Stadium Business Awards in May 2012 in Turin, Italy. Also in 2012, Geiger Engineers an...
RuskinRuskin Dec 06, 2015 URL
Stone Panels at Robert T. Matsui Courthouse, Sacramento California Stone Panels at Robert T. Matsui Courthouse, Sacramento California
The combination of StoneLite® natural stone, state-of-the-art computer-aided design, and CNC machining to cut the oblique shapes, allowed the creation of the architect’s design intent for the 27 story rotunda of the Robert T. Matsui Federal Courthouse ...
Stone Panels International LLCStone Panels International LLC Dec 03, 2015 URL
Custom Frame for New York City Hospital Lobby Custom Frame for New York City Hospital Lobby
Artistry in Architectural Grilles’ engineering and manufacturing team designed a custom “C” style frame allowing for secure fastening as well as professional removal to access the unit’s controls. This was accomplished with mechanically fastened frame...
Artistry in Architectural Grilles by Advanced Arch GrillesArtistry in Architectural Grilles by Advanced Arch Grilles Nov 30, 2015 URL
Ganassi Racing Teams Partner with Sol Ganassi Racing Teams Partner with Sol
By replacing conventional sodium vapor and metal halide light sources with Sol’s high performance LED lights, the Chip Ganassi facilities have lights that are much brighter, will last longer, and are providing significant energy savings while improving...
Sol Inc. Nov 23, 2015 URL
Penetron Goes to College: UTS Unveils State-of-the-Art Science and Health Facility Penetron Goes to College: UTS Unveils State-of-the-Art Science and Health Facility
Opening in time for the fall semester 2015, the new Science and Graduate School of Health Building is a new architectural landmark for the University of Technology, Sydney (UTS), in Australia. PENETRON crystalline materials were used in the extensive b...
Penetron InternationalPenetron International Nov 19, 2015 URL
Da-Lite and Chief Now on New Milestone AV Technologies Website Da-Lite and Chief Now on New Milestone AV Technologies Website
Welcome to our new site! Chief joined Da-Lite on a new website for Milestone AV Technologies, home to the Chief, Da-Lite, Sanus and Projecta brands. The new website’s expanded functionality is designed to better serve you. This is the result of an exte...
Da-LiteDa-Lite Nov 18, 2015 URL
Marshield Designed a Unique Cabinet for Pacific Northwest Laboratories, Richland Washington Marshield Designed a Unique Cabinet for Pacific Northwest Laboratories, Richland Washington
MarShield engineered, designed and built a very unique lead lined cabinet to the Pacific Northwest Laboratories exact needs. The design was for a large lead lined cabinet with a secondary lead lined cabinet inside the large cabinet. The lead encapsulat...
MarShield - a division of The MarsMetal CompanyMarShield - a division of The MarsMetal Company Nov 15, 2015 URL
Discovery Channel Canada films AMBICO Blast Doors! Discovery Channel Canada films AMBICO Blast Doors!
Discovery Canada shot a segment for their TV show Daily Planet about research at the University of Ottawa. Part of the segment featured the setup and installation of AMBICO’s own blast doors in the shock tube and the test results.
AmbicoAmbico Nov 12, 2015 URL
White & Modern: Residential Condo Floor White & Modern: Residential Condo Floor
We’ve noticed a trend lately. Designers, architects and property owners want white, modern residential flooring more and more. Although overall options because a tad bit limited, achieving white floors is indeed possible, beautiful and tough. The floo...
Elite Crete Systems, Inc. (Headquarters)Elite Crete Systems, Inc. (Headquarters) Oct 29, 2015  
12% Increase in Institutional Building Planning 12% Increase in Institutional Building Planning
With institutional building on the rise Howe Green’s floor access covers are just what the doctor ordered. The latest Momentum Index from Dodge, which is a key indicator for construction spending in the non-residential sector, reports an increase in bu...
Howe Green USHowe Green US Oct 24, 2015 URL
FREE Accredited Engineering Seminar on Waterstop FREE Accredited Engineering Seminar on Waterstop
Waterstops for Chemical Resistance is a targeted course of instruction and professional development for engineering firms engaged in the design of chemical, industrial, and environmental projects such as secondary containment of hazardous waste, indust...
JP Specialties, Inc.JP Specialties, Inc. Oct 23, 2015 URL
Slip Resistant Stainless Steel Nosings Installed at Ameritech Slip Resistant Stainless Steel Nosings Installed at Ameritech
SlipNOT®slip resistant stainless steel nosing provided Ameritech with the slip resistant safety and architectural pleasing look they wanted to achieve. SlipNOT® steel nosing will provide Ameritech and its employees with years of slip resistant safety ...
SlipNOT® Metal Safety Flooring Div. Oct 22, 2015 URL
Canada’s Premier Airlift Base Uses Solar Runway Lights Canada’s Premier Airlift Base Uses Solar Runway Lights
With a history dating back to the 1930’s, 8 Wing, Canadian Forces Base (CFB) Trenton, located on Lake Ontario, is the hub of Royal Canadian Air Force air transport operations and is involved in virtually every Canadian Force operation. The base’s fleet...
Carmanah Aviation Oct 21, 2015 URL
Introducing the NEW Online Design Center! Introducing the NEW Online Design Center!
Our NEW Design Center website will allow you to quickly access, review and download all the information you need for your projects on any device.
National GypsumNational Gypsum Oct 18, 2015 URL
LaHabra Adds a Pop of Color to California State University QUAD LaHabra Adds a Pop of Color to California State University QUAD
The modern apartments feature sustainable design elements and feature numerous amenities for students including a sparkling pool, fitness center, fire pits, classrooms and lounge areas. The QUAD also features a combination of LaHabra’s Perma-Flex Acryl...
LaHabra Oct 14, 2015 URL
PENETRON Keeps Riverwalk Pointe Dry and On Schedule PENETRON Keeps Riverwalk Pointe Dry and On Schedule
The project managers of the newly completed Riverwalk Pointe at Mangrove Bay apartment complex were faced with a wet job site and suddenly expanded construction plans. The PENETRON team provided an effective concrete waterproofing plan that also helped...
Penetron InternationalPenetron International Oct 1, 2015 URL
Civic Stainless Railing System Installation at Greenville, North Carolina Civic Stainless Railing System Installation at Greenville, North Carolina
As with the 4-line vesion, Civic 2-Line handrail applies lateral bas to achieve added glass panel support, as well as a distinctive appearance.
Architectural Railings & Grilles, Inc.Architectural Railings & Grilles, Inc. Sep 26, 2015 URL
Adjustable Privacy for Neonatal Intensive Care Unit - A Case Study Adjustable Privacy for Neonatal Intensive Care Unit - A Case Study
Baltimore’s Mercy Medical Center Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) is a Level III-B intensive care nursery that delivers comprehensive care for infants who are born prematurely or with congenital anomalies, and for any infants who require special mon...
UNICEL Architectural Corp.UNICEL Architectural Corp. Sep 24, 2015 URL
Podium Projects Pose New Challenges: Biltmore Park Town Square Podium Projects Pose New Challenges: Biltmore Park Town Square
Podium projects continue to rise as urban redevelopment soars. People are choosing to move back into the city to live, work and shop in close proximity. In many metropolises, podium construction (which becomes multi-family or mixed use) is growing vert...
National GypsumNational Gypsum Sep 18, 2015 URL
Seton Offers Project Take-Off and Project Packaging Service to the Construction Industry Seton Offers Project Take-Off and Project Packaging Service to the Construction Industry
Seton, a leading manufacturer of safety and identification products, launches new services targeted to construction industry customers.
SetonSeton Sep 17, 2015 URL
Boon Edam Turnstiles Mark 20th Anniversary of Non-stop Operation at Panamanian Transport Hub Boon Edam Turnstiles Mark 20th Anniversary of Non-stop Operation at Panamanian Transport Hub
For two decades, timely maintenance is the key for extended life of 75 Boon Edam entrances
Boon Edam Inc.Boon Edam Inc. Sep 8, 2015 URL
Kalwall Featured: Guide Dogs for the Blind New Student Residence Kalwall Featured: Guide Dogs for the Blind New Student Residence
Studio Bondy Architecture incorporated Kalwall translucent composite sandwich panels to thoughtfully craft a new facility that caters to the needs of the blind and their service animals.
Kalwall CorporationKalwall Corporation Aug 28, 2015 URL
Topping Off a Depot with PENETRON Topping Off a Depot with PENETRON
The newly opened Waverley Council Depot just east of Sydney, Australia, features an expansive rooftop area that provides parking and protection. Thanks to PENETRON technology, chosen by the contractor over a competitive product, the facility has a dura...
Penetron InternationalPenetron International Aug 22, 2015 URL
Specialized E-Liquid Clean Rooms Specialized E-Liquid Clean Rooms
We specialize in working with companies to take their cleanroom projects from the concept stage all the way through to completion. Our engineering and cleanroom design teams are highly skilled and experienced in the e-liquid manufacturing process. We f...
Allied Cleanrooms Aug 18, 2015 URL
Harris Teeter Store Project Harris Teeter Store Project
Grocery supermarket, part of a 181-chain located in the southeast. This newest store is 25 percent more energy efficient than the industry average and uses 85% less refrigerant load. It also has earned GreenChill's Gold Level certification.
National GypsumNational Gypsum Aug 13, 2015 URL
Storybook Event Venue Counts on PENETRON for Durability Storybook Event Venue Counts on PENETRON for Durability
Set among acres of manicured gardens in Terrey Hills, just 24 km (15 miles) north of Sydney, the Miramare Gardens provide a luxurious setting for weddings, corporate events and other occasions. The recently completed construction project, designed by S...
Penetron InternationalPenetron International Aug 10, 2015 URL
A Bridge to the Past – Built on PENETRON A Bridge to the Past – Built on PENETRON
Adding new pedestrian portals to the historic 1836 Lennox Bridge in Parramatta (NSW), Australia created a walk through the history of the area. PENETRON crystalline technology provided a durable and waterproof solution for the new concrete structures.
Penetron InternationalPenetron International Aug 4, 2015 URL
Stone Panels International LLC UK Construction Spotlight: Parliament House at 81 Black Prince Road Stone Panels International LLC UK Construction Spotlight: Parliament House at 81 Black Prince Road
The project is a Telford Homes development offering suites, apartments, and penthouses with high end finishes and amenities including private balconies, gym, and concierge service. The 23 story residential tower was designed by award winning architect ...
Stone Panels International LLCStone Panels International LLC Jul 25, 2015 URL
”The Great Wall” of New York City Transit by EXTECH ”The Great Wall” of New York City Transit by EXTECH
Staten Island needed a new bus depot, and when New York City Transit looked to renovate the space, a large retaining wall made of steel pylons and 30-foot high steel channels, the transit company found they were faced with “the ugliest wall in North Am...
EXTECH/Exterior Technologies, Inc.EXTECH/Exterior Technologies, Inc. Jun 24, 2015 URL
PENETRON Puts a Tower on Solid Footing PENETRON Puts a Tower on Solid Footing
Conventional membrane solutions are often insufficient when confronted with building a large tower in a saturated job site. Treating the foundation of the newly constructed 8th Avenue Residences tower with PENETRON ADMIX turned out to be the ideal solu...
Penetron InternationalPenetron International Jun 14, 2015 URL
Ruskin provides Function and Beauty to State Farm Regional Customer Center, TX Ruskin provides Function and Beauty to State Farm Regional Customer Center, TX
Ruskin Architectural Products provide function and beauty to State Farm Insurance Company’s new Regional Customer Center in the Dallas/Ft. Worth area. The $500 million campus-style project is located in the CityLine mixed-use development in Richardson,...
RuskinRuskin May 18, 2015 URL
Xypex Waterproofs & Protects the National Museum of Singapore Xypex Waterproofs & Protects the National Museum of Singapore
Xypex Admix C-1000 NF – known for its superior performance, reliability, and longevity - was selected to waterproof and protect the concrete diaphragm walls and Xypex Concentrate was used to repair concrete defects.
Xypex Chemical CorporationXypex Chemical Corporation May 15, 2015 URL
Unicel Architectural provides sealed glass units with integrated louvers to Sacred Heart Hospital in Pensacola (SHHP) Unicel Architectural provides sealed glass units with integrated louvers to Sacred Heart Hospital in Pensacola (SHHP)
Vision Control® privacy solution project underscores SHHP focus on optimal patient experience
UNICEL Architectural Corp.UNICEL Architectural Corp. May 12, 2015 URL
New Website Captures Spirit of Structures Unlimited, Inc. New Website Captures Spirit of Structures Unlimited, Inc.
The skylights, skyroofs, pool enclosures, canopies and walkways produced by Structures Unlimited, Inc., are imaginative, bold and expertly engineered. That theme is captured smartly in the company’s new website (www.structuresunlimitedinc.com) launched...
  May 7, 2015 URL
Kinetic wall for the Pittsburgh Childrens Museum Kinetic wall for the Pittsburgh Childrens Museum
Architect:  Koning-Eizenberg Architecture
Artist:  Ned Kahn
Custom Façade Made of Flapping Elements
EXTECH/Exterior Technologies, Inc.EXTECH/Exterior Technologies, Inc. Apr 28, 2015 URL
Free Super-Krete Demo at Quest Building Materials! Free Super-Krete Demo at Quest Building Materials!
Free Super-Krete Demo at Quest Building Materials! Friday May 15, 2015 – San Diego, CA 10:00a.m. – 2:00p.m.
  Apr 17, 2015 URL
Kalwall Brings Distinct Lighting To Calder Foundation Kalwall Brings Distinct Lighting To Calder Foundation
Translucent Panels Help Architect Stephanie Goto Transform Rooftop Sheds into a Masterpiece. What was once three disparate rooftop sheds are now one breathtaking space that Calder Foundation president Alexander S.C. Rower compares to a Parisian artist&...
Kalwall CorporationKalwall Corporation Apr 16, 2015 URL
ArchDaily article on a Kalwall 100 project in Australia ArchDaily article on a Kalwall 100 project in Australia
Kalwall 100 features brightly in the Tintern Middle Schools designed by Architectus, of Melbourne, Australia. Energy efficiency and diffuse daylighting offered by the translucent Kalwall panels out perform traditional glazing options.
Kalwall CorporationKalwall Corporation Apr 2, 2015 URL
PENETRON Helps Bring in the Copper at Sierra Gorda PENETRON Helps Bring in the Copper at Sierra Gorda
The seawater transportation system for the Sierra Gorda mine in Chile, one of the largest mines in the world, is now fully operational. Crucial for eliminating dust and helping to process copper ore in a region with no water, the pipelines and seawater...
Penetron InternationalPenetron International Mar 17, 2015  
Wausau’s windows help a Manhattan luxury condominium achieve a historically inspired aesthetic, modern performance Wausau’s windows help a Manhattan luxury condominium achieve a historically inspired aesthetic, modern performance
Echoing the grand apartment towers that made Manhattan’s affluent Upper East Side famous, William Sofield served as the design architect for the historically inspired 135 East 79th Street.
Enhancing the high-profile project’s homage to...
Wausau Window and Wall Systems Feb 27, 2015 URL
Keeping Manhattan Clean and Snow-Free, with Penetron Keeping Manhattan Clean and Snow-Free, with Penetron
The Manhattan District 1/2/5 Garage is the new home to over 150 sanitation vehicles and also serves as a UPS garage. PENETRON ADMIX was used on the building’s slab and pilings and parking garage floors to ensure optimal concrete durability.
Penetron InternationalPenetron International Feb 10, 2015 URL
Stone Panels International LLC Renovation Construction Spotlight: 487 Keap St. Stone Panels International LLC Renovation Construction Spotlight: 487 Keap St.
In 1910, 487 Keap Street in the Williamsburg area of Brooklyn, NY was built. The prewar style, dilapidated factory building was on the verge of destruction when the property was purchased by the Chetrit Group.
Stone Panels International LLCStone Panels International LLC Jan 25, 2015 URL
Miller Edge got you covered, with Perimeter Guarding Tips Miller Edge got you covered, with Perimeter Guarding Tips
Perimeter guards are used to create a barrier to entrance into a hazardous area. Often, “hard guards” such as fencing are used for this purpose. In some situations these types of guards may not be desirable as they may also obstruct sight.
Miller Edge, Inc.Miller Edge, Inc. Jan 23, 2015 URL
Kalwalls Skylights Featured in the new LEEDS College of Building, United Kingdom Kalwall's Skylights Featured in the new LEEDS College of Building, United Kingdom
One of the key features in our stunning new campus will be its state of the art Kalwall, which will cover a large part of the building’s elevation. According to Kalwall’s own website, it is the most highly insulating, diffuse light-transmit...
Kalwall CorporationKalwall Corporation Jan 22, 2015 URL
Xypex Technology used at Rosemont Water Reservoir Xypex Technology used at Rosemont Water Reservoir
Like a scene from “Lord of the Rings” - the cavernous, empty Rosemont Water Reservoir in Montreal, Quebec is being restored and put back into service by 2016. The underground reservoir was built in the 1960s, completed in 1967 and then deco...
Xypex Chemical CorporationXypex Chemical Corporation Jan 21, 2015  
Boon Edam Wins Order for First Self-Boarding Lanes in China Boon Edam Wins Order for First Self-Boarding Lanes in China
Royal Boon Edam today announces that they won the order for the installation of their Airport Swinglane self-boarding security lane at Xiamen International Airport in China. This project is the first self-boarding project in China which is not part of ...
Boon Edam Inc.Boon Edam Inc. Jan 14, 2015 URL

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