C Quadro Executive Complex Features Unique Facade

Thursday, August 22, 2013

DEPEW, NY... The Italian city of Udine welcomes a graceful, modern new office building to its urban landscape.  The C Quadro Executive Building, designed using SEFAR® Architecture Vision fabric, mirrors the recognizable skyline of the financial district while contributing a modern aesthetic all its own. 

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The photo from left to right consists of: Slot 1: VE29-2M Slot 2: VNE29-63 Slot 3: Graphite Blue Uncoated

Graphite Blue™ by Viracon Combines Aesthetics and Energy Performance

Tuesday, August 20, 2013

OWATONNA, MN… Attractive aesthetics and cutting-edge energy performance combine in the newest substrate from Viracon, the nation’s leading single-source architectural glass fabricator. Graphite Blue™ provides vast design possibilities – without sacrificing energy efficiency.

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Proud Green Home at Serenbe Features Sustainable Products and Technologies

Monday, August 19, 2013

LOUISVILLE, KY… Metal SalesTM celebrates the grand opening of Proud Green Home at Serenbe, a new Net-Zero energy prototype home outside of Atlanta featuring Metal Sales roof and wall panels. The Proud Green Home opened its doors to the public on August 16th and 17th to educate and inspire people to create their own sustainable homes.

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Stairway Railing Infill Meets Aesthetic and Sustainable Needs for Multi-Level Store

Friday, August 16, 2013

MUKWONAGO, WI… Starbucks stores and facilities are widely known and highly regarded for their sustainable and sophisticated designs. The newest Starbucks flagship store at Oak and Rush in Chicago, IL, which features wire mesh from Banker Wire, is no exception.

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New Zurn Distribution/Service Center in Dallas, TX

Facility’s Design Enhances Product Customization, Quicker and Easier Customer Pickup, and Faster Shipping Response Time

Thursday, August 15, 2013

ERIE, PA... Zurn Industries, LLC announces another substantial expansion of its industry-leading customer service capabilities with the relocation of the Zurn Dallas Distribution Center–only 2.7 miles from the existing facility but light years ahead in terms of size, state-of-the-art showroom capability, and overall customer service.

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Free Downloadable PDF Files Allow 'Virtual' Mesh to be Explored in 3D Environment

Friday, August 09, 2013

MUKWONAGO, WI… Banker Wire announces the launch of ‘Virtual Samples’ – interactive high-definition 3D CAD drawings of the company’s metal mesh patterns that can be zoomed, rotated and panned to explore the material’s true characteristics.

Banker Wire Virtual Samples are an industry first, allowing architects and designers to thoroughly appraise the quality and examine the nuances of over 80 of the company’s mesh patterns, for free and from the comfort of their desk.

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Zurn Wilkins ZW204 Non-Modulating Float Valve

Value, Performance, and Dependability for Water Control Applications

Tuesday, July 30, 2013

ERIE, PA... Zurn Industries, LLC announces that its comprehensive roster of Zurn Wilkins Automatic Control Valves has expanded with the addition of three new products:

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Coba Exterior - Photo Courtesy: Lightshape Studios

Power Grout® Ultimate Performance Grout and IsoLight™ Mortar Provide Stunning Aesthetic and Impeccable Performance

Thursday, July 25, 2013

AURORA, IL… Coba Cocina Restaurant in Lexington, KY contains more than 60,000 square feet of glass, porcelain and ceramic interior and exterior tile, all installed with TEC® Power Grout®and IsoLight™ mortar.

The design of Coba Cocina was inspired by cenotes, a natural wonder found most often in the Yucatan Peninsula, where land has eroded over centuries to create a mystical underwater world. The focal point of the restaurant is an aquarium that is home to the largest private collection of moon jellyfish in the world.

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New Bronze Doors Usher Visitors into Healing and Peaceful Setting

Wednesday, July 24, 2013

Falconer, N.Y… Ellison Bronze, Inc., the inventor of the balanced door and today’s leader in providing the highest quality marquee entrances in the industry, offers its custom door systems to Lakewood Cemetery’s Garden Mausoleum in Minneapolis.

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Zurn Continuing Ed Course, "Sustainable Restroom Design," on TCA

Courses Available on The Continuing Architect (TCA)

Tuesday, July 23, 2013

ERIE, PA... Zurn Industries, LLC, the leader in engineered water solutions, has launched two new continuing education courses for architects–the first two of a series of eight new courses scheduled for release through early 2014.

The first course – “Sustainable Restroom Design”– explores commercial plumbing product innovations, technologies, and strategies that are advancing the principles of sustainable design, life-cycle assessment, and water efficiency in new and old commercial buildings.

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The LiquiDAM

Exceeds New ASTM Standard for Moisture Vapor Barriers

Wednesday, July 17, 2013

AURORA, IL… TEC® announces The LiquiDAM® Penetrating Moisture Vapor Barrier is now new and improved, delivering less than .1 permeability of water vapor through the membrane. 

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Retro-Master Before and After

Retro-Master™ Provides Cost-Effective, Sustainable Solution for any Existing Roof

Monday, July 15, 2013

LOUISVILLE, KY… Metal Sales Manufacturing Corporation, the nation’s leader in metal roof and wall systems, announces the newest addition to its array of high-performance products: the Retro-Master ™ Roof Replacement Solution.

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