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Project Report: New York Psychotherapy and Counseling Center Project Report: New York Psychotherapy and Counseling Center
Diffuse natural light bathes the interior of the Center’s upper spaces to create a calming atmosphere that has a profound effect on physical and mental states. Kalwall’s full-spectrum daylight was chosen to improve mood, mental awareness and visual cla...
Kalwall CorporationKalwall Corporation Jul 13, 2020 URL
Office Building Refresh with Nawkaw Architectural Finishes Office Building Refresh with Nawkaw Architectural Finishes
To keep a busy office complex up-to-date in a trendy neighborhood, Nawkaw was called in to clean, repair and stain this 20,000 square foot building. After removing previous finishes, giving careful attention to areas around the upper glass canopy, Nawk...
Nawkaw CorporationNawkaw Corporation Jul 11, 2020 URL
Major Case Study: NY State Fairgrounds Expo Center Major Case Study: NY State Fairgrounds Expo Center
With 4,000 retractable seats and 110,000-square-feet of open floor space, the new Exposition Center is able to accommodate a variety of large events from concerts and trade shows to sizable sporting events. “Upon completion,” says New York Governor, An...
Major Industries Inc.Major Industries Inc. Jul 08, 2020 URL
Bilco Roof Hatches Installed in Miami Housing Project Bilco Roof Hatches Installed in Miami Housing Project
The project includes the construction of two townhouses, each with four rental units. Inspired by the brownstones of New York, townhouses of Boston and the culture of Little Havana, the apartments include studios, 1-bedroom and 2-bedroom units ranging ...
BilcoBilco Jul 06, 2020 URL
Smooth Sailing At The Yacht Hotel With Penetron Waterproofing Treatment Smooth Sailing At The Yacht Hotel With Penetron Waterproofing Treatment
The Yacht Hotel opened in January 2020 and is the newest beach hotel in the popular resort city of Vlorë, Albania. The hotel’s concrete structures are protected from chloride attack – and resulting corrosion – by the Penetron System, formulated to reac...
Penetron InternationalPenetron International Jul 03, 2020 URL
AAG703 Maltese Perforated Metal Grilles AAG703 Maltese Perforated Metal Grilles
Fort Greene, known for its many tree-lined streets and elegant low-rise housing, is a New York City designated Historic District. Restoring and renovating any building in this area requires deep rooted knowledge to ensure historical proportions and m...
Advanced Architectural GrilleworksAdvanced Architectural Grilleworks Jul 02, 2020 URL
Improving Acoustics and Looks of Lancaster Dispensing Company Improving Acoustics and Looks of Lancaster Dispensing Company
Space suffered acoustically from both high reverberation time and high levels of background noise; owner trying to upgrade the look of the space. Installation of extra microperforated acoustical MetalWorks Tin Ceiling panels backed with a fiberglass in...
Decorative Ceiling Tiles, Inc.Decorative Ceiling Tiles, Inc. Jul 01, 2020 URL
Case Study: Randall Childrens Hospital, Portland, OR Case Study: Randall Children's Hospital, Portland, OR
The Randall Children's Hospital's Terracotta Rainscreen facade reflects beautiful colors and provides thermal efficiency for the Northwest environment. After multiple sampling the final terracotta selection was a 30mm thickness tile with a custom profi...
Telling Architectural SystemsTelling Architectural Systems Jun 24, 2020 URL
StonePly Panels at NASA Deep Space Human Exploration Center StonePly Panels at NASA Deep Space Human Exploration Center
Key parts of the StonePly technology are based on NASA research and development, including aluminum honeycomb and high strength epoxies. In the 60’s and 70’s, the United States Apollo Moon missions lead to revolutionary advances in science and technolo...
StonePly Co.StonePly Co. Jun 12, 2020 URL
Project Spotlight: Trumbull Memorial Hospital – Warren, OH Project Spotlight: Trumbull Memorial Hospital – Warren, OH
Reliable and energy efficient, Guardian 275 translucent panel skylight systems are an excellent option for daylighting hospitals and clinics where a comfortable indoor environment is critical. The diffused daylight provides doctors and nurses with the ...
Major Industries Inc.Major Industries Inc. Jun 08, 2020 URL
Case Study: DynaEnergetics, Blum, Texas Case Study: DynaEnergetics, Blum, Texas
The building, meant to stand out from the Texas plains, serves as a beacon of pride for DynaEnergetics. The ability of the Designwall 2000 panels to be oriented both horizontally and vertically gave architects the flexibility they craved for the modern...
Kingspan Insulation LLCKingspan Insulation LLC May 23, 2020 URL
Park House at London’s Finsbury Circus Upgrades Security with Boon Edam Optical Turnstiles Park House at London’s Finsbury Circus Upgrades Security with Boon Edam Optical Turnstiles
Park House is a busy 195,000 sq. ft. office, retail, and apartment space with one main entrance facing Finsbury Circus, the last remaining section of London’s oldest public park (opened in 1607). The other entrance faces Eldon Street, a location that i...
Boon Edam Inc.Boon Edam Inc. May 22, 2020 URL
Teamwork Leads to Unique Project at University of Texas Teamwork Leads to Unique Project at University of Texas
Ellsworth Kelly developed a clear vision for the final piece of his career as an internationally-acclaimed artist. In the building he designed, Austin, Kelly wanted to bend light in different ways through an array of 33 colored windows, 14 black and wh...
BilcoBilco May 21, 2020 URL
Case Study: Kingstowne Mailbox Replacement Project Alexandria, VA Case Study: Kingstowne Mailbox Replacement Project Alexandria, VA
Working with the U.S. Postal Service, Kingstowne Residential Owners Corporation (KROC) determines replacing old centralized mail delivery equipment with new Cluster Box Units (CBUs) will address resident concerns and bring Kingstowne into alignment wit...
Florence CorporationFlorence Corporation May 21, 2020 URL
Featured Project: Alexan on 8th  Atlanta, Georgia, USA Featured Project: Alexan on 8th Atlanta, Georgia, USA
Situated in the heart of Atlanta’s rapidly growing Midtown neighborhood, Alexan on 8th is a 20-story high-rise apartment building featuring more than 9,000 square feet of retail space. Boasting skyline views and luxury amenities including a rooftop par...
Kawneer Co., Inc.Kawneer Co., Inc. May 20, 2020 URL
Stromberg Architectural Products at Federal Reserve Bank, St. Louis, MO Stromberg Architectural Products at Federal Reserve Bank, St. Louis, MO
With the expertise of skilled tradesman, Stromberg was able to recreate over 2000 pieces including the trademark eagles at the corners. ICS preformed the installation with the supervision of the manufacturer of these recreated pieces while maintaining ...
Stromberg Architectural Products, Inc.Stromberg Architectural Products, Inc. May 15, 2020 URL
Translucent Panels at Chesapeake Boathouse, Oklahoma City Translucent Panels at Chesapeake Boathouse, Oklahoma City
The Chesapeake Boathouse shows the design capabilities of combining translucent cellular polycarbonate with glass vision panels. Framing systems that can accommodate both polycarbonate and glass effectively are a rare commodity, but EXTECH's systems po...
EXTECH/Exterior Technologies, Inc.EXTECH/Exterior Technologies, Inc. May 13, 2020 URL
Stone Panels at Lexus of Thousand Oaks Stone Panels at Lexus of Thousand Oaks
StoneLite Impala Black granite panels were manufactured with a flamed and brushed finish to complement other platinum hued materials. The flaming process not only changed the color from black to a lighter hue but provided a textural element.
Stone Panels International LLCStone Panels International LLC May 12, 2020 URL
Project Spotlight: Simcoe Elementary School – Wapato, WA Project Spotlight: Simcoe Elementary School – Wapato, WA
As part of Wapato School District’s mission to reduce class size and student-to-teacher ratios, they kicked off the 2018-2019 school year with the opening of a brand new, 63,736 square-foot elementary school in Wapato, WA. Funded entirely by a nearly $...
Major Industries Inc.Major Industries Inc. May 11, 2020 URL
BILCO Roof Hatches Add Unique Element to D.C. Housing Project BILCO Roof Hatches Add Unique Element to D.C. Housing Project
Buchanan Park is a residential development being built by Ditto Residential. It will include 41 condominiums in a redeveloped historic three-story school building that dates to 1895 and was named after James Buchanan, the nation’s 15th president. Bucha...
BilcoBilco May 05, 2020 URL
Case Study: Remington Row - Elite Freestanding with Sliding Barn Doors Case Study: Remington Row - Elite Freestanding with Sliding Barn Doors
The Elite™ Free Standing Glass Partition system is the system used in Remington Row. The 10” glazing system was integrated with the heavy timber beams and columns. A typical rectangular office layout was not used, but instead the glazing partitions met...
Avanti Systems USAAvanti Systems USA May 02, 2020 URL
Federal Security Series Bollard at White Sands Missile Range Project Federal Security Series Bollard at White Sands Missile Range Project
The Federal Security Series Bollard was designed as a perimeter defense system for high ranking personnel on Military installations. This security bollard system is designed to stop a 15,000-pound truck traveling at 55 MPH. The General's Headquarters w...
Niland Co.Niland Co. Apr 25, 2020 URL
Ruskin COVID-19 Response Case Studies Ruskin COVID-19 Response Case Studies
Ruskin Rep Air Products Equipment ordered six model DIBD20 UL555 classified dynamic curtain fire dampers. These dampers were vital for life safety within a COVID-19 treatment center in Chicago. The order was placed at 4:00 pm and our Lexington plant sh...
RuskinRuskin Apr 22, 2020 URL
Case Study: Restoring the Cadillac Place Case Study: Restoring the Cadillac Place
Impressive and imposing, Cadillac Place dominates a full city block in central Detroit. Formerly known as the General Motors Building, the Cadillac Place was renamed after the french founder of Detroit, Antoine Laumet De La Mothe, Sieur De Cadillac. To...
AmbicoAmbico Apr 18, 2020 URL
Accuride in Action: The Wark Group Accuride in Action: The Wark Group
The Wark Group is a designer and manufacturer of custom food and service trailers. Based in Poland, the Wark Group has built specialty trailers for brewers and restauranteurs across Europe. But no two trailers are alike: Different clients have differen...
Accuride InternationalAccuride International Apr 15, 2020 URL
Case Study: Summit Orthopedics Eagan Clinic & Surgery Center Case Study: Summit Orthopedics Eagan Clinic & Surgery Center
The interior Line Series stair application includes 1.5” stainless steel wall and post-mounted handrails, skillfully bent to achieve a fluid aesthetic around corners and other radius designs. In addition, the installation’s laminated tempered glass has...
Trex Commercial ProductsTrex Commercial Products Apr 13, 2020 URL
Landmark Restoration - The Cincinnati Music Hall in Ohio Landmark Restoration - The Cincinnati Music Hall in Ohio
After decades of wear and tear, the Cincinnati Music Hall in Ohio needed extensive renovations to preserve and restore the building to its former glory. To secure the legacy of this grand space for future generations, improvements to the overall struct...
Nawkaw CorporationNawkaw Corporation Apr 09, 2020 URL
Revolving Door and Turnstiles Upgrade Entrance of Riverside London Workspace Revolving Door and Turnstiles Upgrade Entrance of Riverside London Workspace
Devon House is an exceptional riverside workspace. Originally built in 1989 as part of an historic redevelopment by an Act of Parliament, Devon House has over 48,000 sq. ft. of office space, as well as a dedicated on-site café, coworking hub, riverside...
Boon Edam Inc.Boon Edam Inc. Apr 08, 2020 URL
Project Spotlight: Young Living Essential Oils Global Headquarters Project Spotlight: Young Living Essential Oils Global Headquarters
As the world’s leader in essential oils and a key influencer in the global wellness movement, Young Living wanted its headquarters to reflect the company’s commitment to health and healing through natural products. ”Our goal was to embody the vision of...
Major Industries Inc.Major Industries Inc. Apr 07, 2020  
Penetron Crystalline Technology Reduces Permeability At The Pointe Penetron Crystalline Technology Reduces Permeability At The Pointe
Built on the site of the former Dania Beach wooden roller-coaster ride, the Dania Pointe development is located immediately south of the Fort Lauderdale International Airport. The $800 million, 102-acre mixed-use complex was developed by Kimco Realty a...
Penetron InternationalPenetron International Apr 02, 2020 URL
Cincinnati Music Hall Opens with New Tune After Extensive Renovation Cincinnati Music Hall Opens with New Tune After Extensive Renovation
One of the most challenging assignments in the major remodeling effort was the roof. Imbus and his team had installed the previous roof in 1988. “It was worn, but still water tight,’’ Imbus said. “Some shingles were starting to blow off.”
BilcoBilco Mar 23, 2020 URL
Project Spotlight: SCCC Northampton Health and Wellness Center Project Spotlight: SCCC Northampton Health and Wellness Center
The pool and gymnasium spaces both feature a combination of Guardian 275® translucent panel wall systems and glass glazing for views to the outside and the added benefit of 24/7 light control. During daytime hours, the translucent panels soften and dif...
Major Industries Inc.Major Industries Inc. Mar 13, 2020 URL
StonePly at the US Nuclear Regulatory Commission building StonePly at the US Nuclear Regulatory Commission building
StonePly was contracted to custom make the granite cladding for the entrance to the NRC building’s lobby. A beautiful, dark granite was chosen. The Dakota Mahogany Granite panels are made of one of the hardest stones in existence, are light weight and ...
StonePly Co.StonePly Co. Mar 11, 2020 URL
  Duraamen at Southern Connecticut State University
When Southern Connecticut State University needed their floors redone they used Duraamen products. Pentimento semi-self-leveling concrete was used to archive the colorful designer flooring shown here. The hallways in this building at Southern Connectic...
Duraamen Engineered Products Inc. Mar 10, 2020 URL
Creating the Perfect Backdrop for Art Creating the Perfect Backdrop for Art
Approximately 300,000 people visit the Milwaukee Art Museum every year. Enough of them inquire about the paint colors used on the gallery walls that the museum sends them directly to the closest Sherwin-Williams store (at 807 E. Brady St.), which is re...
The Sherwin-Williams CompanyThe Sherwin-Williams Company Feb 26, 2020 URL
Case Study: The New American Remodel 2019 Case Study: The New American Remodel 2019
The 5,200 square foot state-of-the-art home designed and engineered by Nevada-based Luxus Design Build, LLC was built to exceed the requirements necessary to achieve Emerald status from the National Green Building Standard for its net-zero energy consu...
Kingspan Insulation LLCKingspan Insulation LLC Feb 21, 2020 URL
Case Study: Flatbush Gardens Mailbox Replacement Project Case Study: Flatbush Gardens Mailbox Replacement Project
Clipper Equity, owner and property manager, listens to residents’ concerns about the outdated underground mailroom which serves all 2,500 residents. Clipper Equity was simultaneously investigating ways to increase property value.
Florence CorporationFlorence Corporation Feb 19, 2020 URL
Case Study: Logan Airport Parking Expansion Case Study: Logan Airport Parking Expansion
The Logan Airport Central Parking Expansion is a fully functional parking facility cloaked in a façade comprised of 48,000 custom-made flappers that span 8 stories high and 290 feet wide. The flapper panels provide an array of cost and sustainability b...
EXTECH/Exterior Technologies, Inc.EXTECH/Exterior Technologies, Inc. Feb 10, 2020 URL
Stromberg Architectural Products at Atlantis Resort, Bahamas Stromberg Architectural Products at Atlantis Resort, Bahamas
The name inspires visions of lost civilizations and paradise. In design and fabrication for Stromberg's flagship project, thousands of man hours were poured forth. We think you will agree that the end result is nothing less than awe-inspiring. As you p...
Stromberg Architectural Products, Inc.Stromberg Architectural Products, Inc. Feb 08, 2020 URL
StoneLite at McCarran Airport Terminal 3 StoneLite at McCarran Airport Terminal 3
Over 100,000 sq. ft. of StoneLite Gascogne Beige Limestone was used in an exterior rain screen/open joint application and interior sealed joint application. The interior beam panels are architecturally designed and custom fabricated to various angles ...
Stone Panels International LLCStone Panels International LLC Feb 07, 2020 URL
National Law Enforcement Museum Celebrates Law Enforcement History with Boon Edam Revolving Doors National Law Enforcement Museum Celebrates Law Enforcement History with Boon Edam Revolving Doors
The museum, which opened in October 2018, is located in Judiciary Square, across from the National Law Enforcement Officers Memorial, and just blocks from the National Mall and numerous DC landmarks. It tells the story of American law enforcement by pr...
Boon Edam Inc.Boon Edam Inc. Feb 01, 2020 URL
See The Stunning Transformation Of An Abandoned Temple See The Stunning Transformation Of An Abandoned Temple
After more than three decades of disrepair, a former Elks lodge in Tacoma, Washington, is reborn as a live music venue, hotel, brewery and five bars — all resplendent with color.
The Sherwin-Williams CompanyThe Sherwin-Williams Company Jan 20, 2020 URL
Project Spotlight: Amtrak Locomotive Service Facility Project Spotlight: Amtrak Locomotive Service Facility
This new service facility was designed by TKDA to improve both travel conditions for passengers as well as working conditions for shop employees. One way TKDA accomplished this is through the incorporation of large areas of Guardian 275® translucent wa...
Major Industries Inc.Major Industries Inc. Jan 17, 2020 URL
Lake Avenue, Pasadena, California Restoration Project Lake Avenue, Pasadena, California Restoration Project
This light pole was originally installed in the City of Pasadena in the early 1920s. Its design consists of intricately detailed cast iron sections. After 85 years of service the need for additional lightpoles down Pasadenas famous Lake Avenue Drive be...
Niland Co.Niland Co. Jan 15, 2020 URL
Total Security Solutions - United Way Youth Center Total Security Solutions - United Way Youth Center
Total Security Solutions was able to craft a bullet-resistant system that met the security needs without blowing the budget. The most notable element of cost savings was in the installation of the barrier as the client could not afford the barrier as w...
Total Security Solutions IncTotal Security Solutions Inc Jan 10, 2020 URL
Xypex Concentrate Protects World’s Widest Bridge Xypex Concentrate Protects World’s Widest Bridge
More than one million cubic meters of concrete was used to build the bridge, which was used in the bridge decking, girders, and six 92 m (302 ft) tall concrete towers that support 160 steel support cables. One of the key challenges for the bridge desig...
Xypex Chemical CorporationXypex Chemical Corporation Jan 06, 2020 URL

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