New Terminal Building’s Facade Inspired by Nature and Built to Manage It

Wednesday, March 22, 2017

DEPEW, NY… SEFAR® VISION fabric, laminated into the exterior glass façade of a new terminal at Keflavik International Airport in Iceland, adds a striking and sustainable element to the country’s growing transportation hub.

In 2016, the airport saw nearly seven million passengers, almost double what it saw in 2014. As a result, a new 4,700-square-meter terminal was built to service additional passengers to and from aircraft.

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Partnership Leverages Combined Technology and Innovation Know-How

Tuesday, March 21, 2017

OAKMONT, PA (March 21, 2017) – aluplast®, a family-owned company with headquarters in Germany, has acquired Chelsea Building Products. Chelsea is now a member of the aluplast group, which holds a portfolio of global holdings and is an industry-leading brand in Europe.

Chelsea Building Products will continue to operate independently, maintaining its current identity in Oakmont, Pennsylvania, as well as in the marketplace. aluplast will rely on Chelsea’s strong brand reputation, high-quality products, and diverse portfolio in the United States.

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Innovation Enables Bold Forms with Interchangeable Design Schemes

Tuesday, February 21, 2017

KENNETT SQUARE, PA…Metalwërks introduces the Sculpted™ 3D Rainscreen System, a dry-set, solid metal wall panel with three complementary and interchangeable design schemes that produce the boldest three-dimensional forms possible.

Metalwërks Sculpted 3D is now engineered for optional integrated features, including vegetative planters and irrigation for living walls (both patent-pending), and LED lighting for a stunning wall washing effect or backlight effect.

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High-Traffic, High-Style Elevators Rely on Versatile Woven Wire Mesh

Thursday, February 16, 2017

MUKWONAGO, WI… Corporate tenants in 589 5th Avenue, a 17-story mid-century building in Midtown Manhattan, now have new elevator cabs to complement their redesigned corridors and existing lobby. The cabs are clad with Banker Wire mesh, offering a sophisticated look with unmatched durability.

A total of four elevators were redesigned and clad with Banker Wire’s DF-6 stainless steel woven metal mesh, in concert with frosted back-painted glass, LED lights and terrazzo tile.

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Wednesday, February 01, 2017

MILWAUKEE, WI –  Zurn Industries, LLC, a leader in the commercial plumbing products market, launched a new website with expanded capabilities, simplified navigation, and valuable content for plumbing engineers, contractors, and architects.

To help visitors easily find products for their commercial buildings, an improved site structure, with product category-specific filtering, has been added.  Product pages include valuable information such as specification sheets, BIM models, and helpful product videos.  

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HD Streaming Video Course Explores Vast Characteristics and Abilities of Pre-Crimped Woven Wire Mesh

Thursday, January 26, 2017

MUKWONAGO, WI… Banker Wire has created a brand new AIA/CES and IDCEC continuing education course for architects and interior designers. The one-credit-hour course, titled “Designing with Pre-Crimped Woven Wire Mesh,” is presented in streaming HD video and can be viewed at the link below:

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Fast and Affordable Alternative to Traditional Plank and Pole Products Now Available

Wednesday, January 25, 2017

Ocala, Fla. — January 25, 2016 — ClosetMaid® announces the launch of ExpressShelf™, a new, patent-pending pre-finished solid shelf and rod system that provides a faster and more affordable alternative to traditional built-in-place painted-MDF/particle board plank and pole systems.

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Metalwërks Ameriplate™ at the Hartford Hospital Bone and Joint Institute

Company to Refocus Mission on Design, Manufacture, and Marketing of Solid Metal Products

Thursday, January 12, 2017

KENNETT SQUARE, PA…Metalwërks announces that it will no longer provide subcontracted installation of metal panel work, and will instead focus its efforts entirely on designing and manufacturing its solid metal products.

The company aims to increase the reach of the Metalwërks brand and better complement its capabilities in the design and manufacture of architectural products. There will also be a focus on improving and innovating the Metalwërks product lines and increasing the company’s production resources.

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Project Follows Hope’s Installation at USC School of Cinematic Arts Complex

Wednesday, January 11, 2017

JAMESTOWN, NY – Hope’s® solid hot-rolled steel windows and doors were installed in the new Jill and Frank Fertitta Hall, the undergraduate facility of the University of Southern California Marshall School of Business.

Completed in June 2016, the five-story,104,000-square foot building features Hope’s Jamestown175™ Series fixed and casement windows and Hope’s 5000 Series™ swing doors and offset pivot doors with transoms and sidelights.

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Wednesday, January 04, 2017

FALCONER, NY…Ellison Bronze has added another prestigious address to its roster of  projects outfitted with the firm’s custom balanced doors. The latest is 1110 Park Avenue, a new luxury, boutique condo building in New York City’s Upper East Side.

Inside are nine spacious, opulent residences with elegant architectural details, the finest materials, and impeccable finishes appropriate for a Park Avenue home. The condominiums, a Toll Brothers City Living project, command seven- and eight-digit figures, and also offer grand views of Park Avenue itself.

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Almost 8,000 Glass Louvers Elegantly Adorn and Shade Building Exterior

Tuesday, December 27, 2016

DEPEW, NY… SEFAR® VISION fabric, laminated between 7,800 glass louvers, impressively graces the façade of a new biomedical research facility at 22 Windsor Street in Cambridge, MA.

Architect Toshiko Mori and her team specified a custom Copper color version of Pulp Studio’s Chromavision™, which uses SEFAR VISION fabric as its substrate. Pulp Studio was the glass laminator, using SentryGlas® from Kuraray America Inc. – amounting to more than 19,000 total square feet of glass. 

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Innovative EZSwap™ Pressure Vessel Saves Time and Money

Wednesday, December 14, 2016

Milwaukee, WI – Zurn Industries, LLC marks the tenth anniversary of its successful time and money-saving Zurn Wilkins 300 Series Small Backflow Preventer line with the newly renamed innovation, the EZSwap™ Pressure Vessel. The Zurn EZSwap enables plumbing and irrigation professionals to do their jobs faster for a variety of different purposes.

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