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Effective, fun fire-rated egress stairwell. Photo: TGP
on October 16,2014 in Feature

Among the building elements contributing to the success of the elementary school’s public learning areas is a fire-rated stairwell that supports...

Steel curtain wall entry with heat-mirror glass. Image: TGP
on September 04,2014 in Feature

In this the new facility, middle school and high school classroom wings flank either side of the auditorium and media center. A sleek, glass-and-...

Narrow fire-rated aluminum framing system
on August 16,2014 in Feature

The precision engineering of TGP’s Fireframes Aluminum Series creates narrow profiles and crisp sightlines at Johnson & Wales University...

SuperSecure II-XLS with Level III Ballistic/Grade 2 Attack in SAFTIfire Ballisti
on August 08,2014 in Feature

When the designers at L. R. Kimball looked for an all-in-one clear, wire-free glazing solution that protects against fire, bullets and forced...

Channel glass exterior façade. Photo: Technical Glass Products/NBBJ
on July 07,2014 in Feature

The University of San Francisco’s new John Lo Schiavo Center for Science and Innovation brings science to the forefront of academic life. Its...

Fire-rated glass floor system study area. Photo: courtesy TGP
on May 03,2014 in Feature

In implementing Northwestern University’s Engineering Life Sciences infill design, Flad Architects faced the challenge of ensuring adequate,...

on January 30,2014 in Feature

When the Cincinnati Art Museum embarked on an $11 million renovation, the architects wanted the entrance and main stair to be as inviting as...

Wikimedia Commons
on January 10,2014 in Feature

BD+C's exclusive five-part report on K-12 school security offers proven design advice, technology recommendations, and thoughtful...

Collin County Sheriff Deputy George White checks a hallway in one of Anna (Texas
on January 09,2014 in Feature

From facial recognition cameras to IP-based door hardware, here are key technology-related considerations you should discuss with your school...

on December 13,2013 in Feature

From a dual fire-CO detector to an aspiration-sensing fire alarm, BD+C editors present a roundup of new fire and life safety products and...