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Custom Period-Matched Perforated Grilles Custom Period-Matched Perforated Grilles
This stately fieldstone mansion, built in the mid-1800’s, was a vacation home to famous Presidents and Authors. Artisans at Advanced Arch Grilles, working alongside our architect and contractor partners, assisted in the renovation that helped restore i...
Advanced Architectural GrilleworksAdvanced Architectural Grilleworks May 17, 2019 URL
Solar Control and Productivity Solar Control and Productivity
Solar control solutions, including window shades, help increase worker productivity. To understand how, one must go back to understanding what makes a productive building and why productivity should be a consideration in building design.
Draper, Inc.Draper, Inc. May 14, 2019 URL
AC Hotel in Times Square Installs Custom Boon Edam Revolving Door AC Hotel in Times Square Installs Custom Boon Edam Revolving Door
Times Square in New York City is arguably one of the most popular attractions in the world, with restaurants, stores, energetic crowds and pulsing lights from towering digital billboards. It’s also home to AC Hotel New York Times Square, a recently ope...
Boon Edam Inc.Boon Edam Inc. May 13, 2019 URL
Case Study: New Bird Netting Means No Vacancy For Crows at Hotel Case Study: New Bird Netting Means 'No Vacancy' For Crows at Hotel
Issues to be addressed: Large numbers of crows were congregating around the hotel property. The hotel’s owner enlisted the help of Zenon Vargas of Vargas Unlimited Land to install Bird•B•Gone netting to address and solve the crow problem. Challenges to...
Bird-B-Gone, Inc.Bird-B-Gone, Inc. May 09, 2019 URL
Kawneer Help Illuminate High-Tech Learning Environments at The University of Kansas Medical Center Health Education Building Kawneer Help Illuminate High-Tech Learning Environments at The University of Kansas Medical Center Health Education Building
A range of curtain wall systems, storefront framing and entrances, from Kawneer Company, Inc. the leading manufacturer of architectural aluminum products and systems for commercial construction, help create its distinctive building-within-a-building de...
Kawneer Co., Inc.Kawneer Co., Inc. May 07, 2019 URL
Project Spotlight: A Welcoming Glow Project Spotlight: A Welcoming Glow
When photographer Richard Sexton was looking to design a home and studio space in New Orleans, he knew he wanted it to have a certain quality of light, but not at the expense of the overall design. His goal was to create a modern and inexpensive space ...
Major Industries Inc.Major Industries Inc. May 06, 2019 URL
Case Study: Etihad Airways - Faceted Metal Ceiling Panels Case Study: Etihad Airways - Faceted Metal Ceiling Panels
Etihad Airways, national airline for the United Arab Emirates, wanted the ceiling to reflect the design of its new brand image, which draws on the geometric shapes found throughout the architecture of Abu Dhabi and its desert landscape.
Armstrong Building SolutionsArmstrong Building Solutions May 03, 2019 URL
High Gloss Acrylic Wall Panels Create a Clean, Contemporary Look High Gloss Acrylic Wall Panels Create a Clean, Contemporary Look
High gloss acrylic walls provide a sleek, contemporary look for bath/shower walls and kitchen backsplashes while being light and easy to work with. Learn the many benefits of this product below.
Bath DoctorBath Doctor Apr 30, 2019 URL
Endura Resin Chip System from Duraamen Engineered Products Endura Resin Chip System from Duraamen Engineered Products
Garage floor coatings are an economical way to enhance and protect any concrete floor. Epoxy garage floor coatings create a non-porous surface making them impervious to chemicals and other liquids. Our epoxy coatings are easy to clean and somewhat impa...
Duraamen Engineered Products Inc.Duraamen Engineered Products Inc. Apr 26, 2019 URL
Power Distributor’s North Dakota headquarters features Linetec’s durable, eco-friendly anodize Power Distributor’s North Dakota headquarters features Linetec’s durable, eco-friendly anodize
Showcasing clear anodize on both its exterior façade and its interior offices, Linetec finished more than 96,000 lineal feet of architectural aluminum products by Tubelite Inc. In addition to the durable, environmentally responsible anodize, Linetec al...
LinetecLinetec Apr 25, 2019 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 i...
Stone Panels International LLCStone Panels International LLC Apr 19, 2019 URL
Gladding Residence Center at VCU Gladding Residence Center at VCU
the Gladding Residence Center on the campus of Virginia Commonwealth University will house 1,524 freshmen students in traditional and semi-suite style double rooms. In addition to rooms, this 360,000-square-foot residence hall – with 12 floors and four...
National GypsumNational Gypsum Apr 16, 2019 URL
Stoneply Mocha Cream Limestone at  Delnor Hospital Stoneply Mocha Cream Limestone at Delnor Hospital
Delnor Hospital had a specific budget and construction demands.They needed an affordable alternative to solid stone that could be installed while part of the hospital was still operating and would not obstruct future renovations or expansions.
StonePly Co.StonePly Co. Apr 05, 2019 URL
Designing an Adhered Masonry Veneer Designing an Adhered Masonry Veneer
Weather resistant barriers are commonly found on residential and light commercial construction projects. The discussion will give insight on properly selecting the correct material. When selecting house wrap material, the perm rating should be part of ...
Mortar Net Solutions®Mortar Net Solutions® Mar 28, 2019 URL
CableView Wood Cable Railing System CableView Wood Cable Railing System
For those interested in a wood frame rather than metal, we offer certain wood species renowned for their strength, durability, and beauty. In addition to these natural qualities, our wood posts are also uniquely engineered for additional structural and...
Stainless Cable & Railing Inc.Stainless Cable & Railing Inc. Mar 21, 2019 URL
Daylighting Large Spaces with Major Industries Daylighting Large Spaces with Major Industries
While many of the jobs we work on feature a skylight or translucent wall system, we’ve seen an increase in projects where both are utilized to make the most of natural light – and with great success. One of these projects – a Tactical Equipment Mainten...
Major Industries Inc.Major Industries Inc. Mar 20, 2019 URL
Renovated Office Building in Glasgow Tightens Security with Boon Edam Optical Turnstiles Renovated Office Building in Glasgow Tightens Security with Boon Edam Optical Turnstiles
A rising trend in the United Kingdom is the renovation of older office spaces. With a continuously growing workforce, cities across the country are transforming corporate offices into multi-level spaces with increased aesthetics. In keeping with this t...
Boon Edam Inc.Boon Edam Inc. Mar 13, 2019 URL
Total Security Solutions at Owen Electric, Kentucky Total Security Solutions at Owen Electric, Kentucky
We fabricated and installed bulletproof barriers that included arch window systems (to allow for ease of communication with customers), as well as ballistic fiberglass for the knee space area. This provided floor-to-ceiling protection for Owen Electric...
Total Security Solutions IncTotal Security Solutions Inc Mar 08, 2019 URL
Case Study: Garlock Secures the Rooftop for a Global Pharma Company Case Study: Garlock Secures the Rooftop for a Global Pharma Company
This company’s safety and facility management team noted that there was a regular flow of contractors and employees that access the roof to maintain this world-class facility. To preserve the company’s good reputation and provide a safe structure, the ...
Garlock Safety Systems Mar 07, 2019 URL
Xypex Preserving Concrete Integrity and Marine Wildlife Xypex Preserving Concrete Integrity and Marine Wildlife
Approximately 34,000 pounds of Xypex Admix C-500 in 15 lb. soluble bags was used to treat all of the high performance ready-mix concrete used in the aquariums that make up the Great Oceans Hall. As described by BRP, the Xypex Admix C-500 was used to tr...
Xypex Chemical CorporationXypex Chemical Corporation Mar 04, 2019 URL
Project Spotlight - A-Mill Artist Lofts Project Spotlight - A-Mill Artist Lofts
The A-Mill Artist Lofts project was an ambitious restoration and redevelopment encompassing two city blocks of historic industrial structures, including the Pillsbury A-Mill constructed in 1881. Situated by St. Anthony Falls on the Mississippi River, t...
Maxxon Corp.Maxxon Corp. Feb 27, 2019 URL
Utrecht University Installs Towering Boon Edam Revolving Door at Main Entrance to Sciences Building Utrecht University Installs Towering Boon Edam Revolving Door at Main Entrance to Sciences Building
Renowned Rotterdam-based architects, Ectory Hoogstad, were asked to create a building at Utrecht University that would serve as an addition to two other existing buildings: the Minnaert building and the Buys Ballot building. Joost Ector, Director and P...
Boon Edam Inc.Boon Edam Inc. Feb 25, 2019 URL
PENETRON Specialty Products Shines in Northrop Grumman Flooring Challenge PENETRON Specialty Products Shines in Northrop Grumman Flooring Challenge
Northrop Grumman, an electronics manufacturing facility located in the Baltimore MD area, presented a renovation challenge for the flooring contractor. RENEW WS Ultra-White quick-setting flooring overlay was chosen to ensure a seamless surface and shin...
Penetron Specialty ProductsPenetron Specialty Products Feb 19, 2019 URL
Maglin Site Furniture at Bank of America Plaza Maglin Site Furniture at Bank of America Plaza
The owners of Bank of America Plaza wanted to offer their tenants even more than a prime location in an iconic building and so, beginning in 2016, they invested in a complete redesign of their street-level presence. "We have created a more pedestrian-f...
Maglin Site FurnitureMaglin Site Furniture Feb 18, 2019 URL
Salons and Barbershops Specify Reflector Enhancer Floors Salons and Barbershops Specify Reflector Enhancer Floors
Salons and barbershops use a lot of chemicals and stains in their industry. This tends to create damage and discoloration to current flooring surfaces. The reason why they are specifying REFLECTOR™ Enhancer Flooring Systems is because these floors are ...
Elite Crete Systems, Inc. (Headquarters)Elite Crete Systems, Inc. (Headquarters) Feb 15, 2019  
Case Study: Ent Center for the Arts at a University of Colorado Case Study: Ent Center for the Arts at a University of Colorado
Morin was selected for the sleek metal exterior that is only expected of great performing arts centers. Well over 170,000 sf of Galvalume panels covers all sides of the building. The architects chose Morin’s MX-1.0 panel profile in Silversmith as well...
Morin - A Kingspan Group CompanyMorin - A Kingspan Group Company Feb 13, 2019 URL
Residential Showcase Utilizes Sto Ventec Glass Facade Residential Showcase Utilizes Sto Ventec Glass Facade
StoVentec Glass facades have been widely used in Europe for years, and are just now being introduced in the U.S. The product works well as both an external rainscreen cladding system, and as an internal decorative option. StoVentec Glass is an advanced...
Sto Corp.Sto Corp. Feb 11, 2019 URL
High School Addition and Renovation High School Addition and Renovation
Cleveland Heights High School, a historic 1926 Beaux-Arts school serving the Cleveland Heights and University Heights communities in Ohio, recently underwent a major renovation that included 235,000 square feet of new space. Designed by BSHM Architects...
Major Industries Inc.Major Industries Inc. Feb 07, 2019 URL
Mixed-Use Marquis on 5th Street Built on PENETRON Technology Mixed-Use Marquis on 5th Street Built on PENETRON Technology
The December 2018 opening of the upscale Marquis on 5th Street complex in Austin, Texas, combines residential units and ground-floor retail areas with a three-level basement parking garage. Penetron crystalline technology was specified to ensure the in...
Penetron InternationalPenetron International Jan 28, 2019 URL
Boon Edam Announces 2019 Technical Training Program in North America Boon Edam Announces 2019 Technical Training Program in North America
Roadshow trainings are unique in that a specially-engineered, full-size security revolving door, security portal and/or optical turnstile are sent to each training location. Partners have the opportunity to work together to assemble the units and troub...
Boon Edam Inc.Boon Edam Inc. Jan 15, 2019 URL
Linetec launches a new website Linetec launches a new website
The new website, Linetec.com, provides a comprehensive overview of the company’s paint, anodize and specialty finishes, as well as specifications, processes, quality and environmental considerations, maintenance guidelines, warranty information, and co...
LinetecLinetec Jan 14, 2019 URL
The Benefits of Daylighting The Benefits of Daylighting
Many studies have concluded that daylighting has positive physical and mental effects. Daylighting has been linked to decreases in absenteeism, higher productivity, higher test scores, and shorter recovery times for hospitalized patients.
EXTECH/Exterior Technologies, Inc.EXTECH/Exterior Technologies, Inc. Jan 10, 2019 URL
Project Spotlight: Overformynderiet, Copenhagen, Denmark Project Spotlight: Overformynderiet, Copenhagen, Denmark
The Ministry building adjacent to the Parliament was historically significant and needed to undergo restoration as the substrate was failing and the exterior façade was being held in place with surface fasteners. The goal was to maintain the Greenland ...
Stone Panels International LLCStone Panels International LLC Jan 08, 2019 URL
Kalwall Featured in Another Award-Winning Design Kalwall Featured in Another Award-Winning Design
The Facilities Services Complex at the University of Tennessee Knoxville was named a Collegiate Citation winner for Historic Preservation in AS&U’s annual Educational Interiors Showcase. The project was featured on the cover of this year’s AS&U Magazin...
Kalwall CorporationKalwall Corporation Jan 07, 2019 URL

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