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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...

11 pairs of SuperLite II-XL 45 IGU in HM Door Framing was used in the building’s
on August 23,2013 in Feature

The newly-opened Exploratorium has brought energy and excitement to the city’s bustling waterfront.  EHDD transformed the historic Pier 15,...

For a recent renovation of a stairwell and exit corridors at Ridgewood High Scho
on April 30,2013 in Feature

Kate Steel of Steel Consulting Services offers tips and advice for choosing the correct code-compliant glazing product for every fire-rated...

SAFTI FIRST supplied SuperLite II-XL 60 insulated with Solarban 70XL in SAFTIfir
on March 23,2013 in Feature

The majority of fire rated glazing applications occur inside the building in order to allow occupants to exit the building safely or provide an...

The architects were able to create a 2-hour exit enclosure/stairwell that provid
on July 16,2012 in Feature

Architects were able to create a 2-hour exit enclosure/stairwell that provided vision and maximum fire safety using fire rated glazing that...

on April 03,2012 in Feature

Two new PV systems; a lighter shelf; and fire alarm/emergency communication system.

on February 02,2012 in Feature

When the University embarked on its first major addition since the opening of Hutchins Hall in 1933, preserving the Collegiate Gothic-style...

on February 10,2011 in Feature
Back-to-basics answers to seven common questions about impact glazing and fire-rated glass.
on August 11,2010 in Product Review
Along with new galleries, the Renzo Piano-designed Modern Wing at the Art Institute of Chicago includes an education center with floor-to-ceiling...