2019 serves as a key milestone for the family-run company
Tuesday, October 22, 2019
KENNETT SQUARE, PA…Metalwërks, a leading US manufacturer of precision high performance metal plate exterior facade systems, integrated curtain wall components, and custom architectural features, celebrates its 50th anniversary in 2019. This year marks half a century of service to the architectural metals industry.
Unique features echo nearby Atlantic Ocean at Asbury Park luxury high-rise
Thursday, October 17, 2019
KENNETT SQUARE, PA… Designed by Handel Architects and Anda Andrei Design in NYC, 1101 Ocean Avenue combines luxury residences, a boutique hotel, and upscale amenities. Metalwërks conceived, designed, and assembled intricate and beautiful custom bar grilles at the ground floor level to highlight the entrance and lobby areas of the building.
Landmark legacy building will celebrate nation’s oldest military service
Friday, September 27, 2019
KENNETT SQUARE, PA… The National Museum of the Army will showcase well over 240 years of army history, men and women presently in service, and will look to the Army’s future when it opens its doors in June 2020. Metalwërks products feature heavily at the façade, with 110,000 square feet of Ameriplate™ Spline covering most of the museum’s exterior.
KENNETT SQUARE, PA… The Vanderbilt University Medical Center recently expanded to include a new hospital tower in Nashville. As part of the building’s design, the architectural team with Blair + Mui Dowd Architects wanted to incorporate a living wall into the structure.
Unitized metal panels played a major role in the building’s cladding and façade
Tuesday, July 23, 2019
KENNETT SQUARE, PA…Metalwërks® products are prominently featured at the new Marriott EDITION hotel located at 701 Seventh Avenue in Times Square, New York City.
Metalwërks created a custom engineered and vertically-oriented screenwall assembly designed to span floor to floor and to minimize structural attachment points, while resisting up to 45 pounds of pressure per square foot of positive and negative wind loads. The assembly was also crafted to make spans of up to 12’ between the horizontal support steel members at the penthouse screen wall applications.
The Sculpted 3D Rainscreen System enables walls to become more than simply barriers to the elements
Tuesday, June 25, 2019
KENNETT SQUARE, PA…Metalwërks has launched a new product video and interactive renderings highlighting its most aesthetically-diverse product, Sculpted™ 3D. The visual exploration of this product, available in three different configurations, enables architects, design teams, and others involved in construction and engineering to wholly comprehend its capabilities.
Vertically-oriented louver fins present striking profile for 650,000 SF facility
Tuesday, February 05, 2019
KENNETT SQUARE, PA…Metalwërks® provided design assistance and materials for highly-customized, vertically-oriented exterior louver fins for the South Boston Waterfront Transportation Center. Located in the dynamic Seaport District of Boston, MA, and partially spanning the existing I-90 tunnel structure, the new facility covers 650,000 square feet and contains around 1,500 parking spaces across nine levels.
High-performing metal plate system transforms existing structure
Thursday, August 23, 2018
KENNETT SQUARE, PA…Originally built in 1956, Cornell University’s Upson Hall was reinvented to meet 21st Century standards for campus planning, learning and research environments, and energy performance. Approximately 29,000 square feet of finished assemblies consisting of Metalwërks®’ ornamental metal enclosures and Arcwall™ rainscreen panels were instrumental in transforming the 155,000 square-foot, LEED Platinum® structure into a thermally-efficient, aesthetically-forward, enriched hub for student learning and innovation.
Arcwall™, Econowall™, and Additional Exterior Features Meet Design and Budget Requirements
Thursday, November 16, 2017
KENNETT SQUARE, PA… Metalwërks®, a leader in precision metal plate exterior façade systems, provided 82,000 total square feet of its products for a new construction project at Morgan State University’s new business school, and the pedestrian bridge that connects the east and west sides of the campus.
Solid Aluminum Plate Wall System Creates Graceful, Seamless Look for Multiple Buildings and Compositions
Monday, June 05, 2017
KENNETT SQUARE, PA… Metalwërks® Ameriplate™ served as the basis of design for the new Hartford Hospital Bone & Joint Institute — a landmark facility in Hartford, CT.
The Bone & Joint Institute is the centerpiece of a campus expansion at Hartford Hospital, including two new buildings connected by a curving bridge. Metalwërks’ Ameriplate wall system clads both buildings and the bridge, creating graceful flowing lines and allowing for design consistency — despite the fact that the two buildings have different styles of rain screen wall construction.
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.