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on January 09,2011 in Product Review

Concerned about high HVAC energy use due to solar heat, and high energy consumption for heating in the winter, the school installed a 12-foot-...

on January 09,2011 in Product Review

An office building at Calvin College in Grand Rapids, Mich., suffered from indoor temperatures as high as 90°F due to direct sun exposure. To...

on January 09,2011 in Product Review

The York model YK-EP Energy Plus large capacity centrifugal chiller features a patent-pending mechanical compression economizer cycle that...

on December 20,2010 in Feature

Adrian D. Smith, FAIA, RIBA, is co-founder (with Gordon Gill) of Adrian Smith + Gordon Gill Architecture, Chicago. Previously, he was a design...

DuPont
on December 20,2010 in Product Review

As part of an effort to revitalize a neighborhood in Bordeaux, France, that was bombed during World War II, local design firm Architecture King...

on December 20,2010 in Product Review

The Jubilee Park Resource and Communities Centers wanted its building to blend old and new architecture styles to visually unify its Dallas...

on December 20,2010 in Product Review

New aLuminate light shelves help buildings earn LEED points by increasing the effect of natural light and decreasing the need for artificial...

Armstrong flooring
on December 20,2010 in Product Review

Enterprise Middle School in Compton, Calif., was in such a state of disrepair that NBC selected it for a makeover on the show “School Pride...

Firestone Building Products
on December 20,2010 in Product Review

The SkyScape vegetated roof system consists of double interlocking trays in modular or multi-layer options. Each system features a protective root...

Sage Electrochromics Inc.
on December 20,2010 in Product Review

As part of its quest for a LEED Silver rating for its Community and Student Services Center, Chabot College in Hayward, Calif., aimed for a 42%...