Case studies

New metal buildings have helped boost productivity at Perrault Farms in Yakima V
July 17, 2014

The construction of efficient metal buildings has helped Perrault Farms expand its hops-harvesting business.

Channel glass exterior faade. Photo: Technical Glass Products/NBBJ
July 07, 2014

In implementing the design vision, one challenge was to create an attention-grabbing, garden-level façade that satisfies acoustic and thermal performance demands. 

For the Doolittle Maintenance Facility, SAFTI FIRST provided 60 minute, fire res
June 27, 2014

SAFTI FIRST engineered a connection that allows the structural elements of the GPX Framing System to support an integral sunshade system, instead of being hung in front of it. 

JW Marriott Indianapolis
June 23, 2014

The 34-story JW Marriott is both the largest and tallest hotel in Indianapolis.

The panels have rectangular dimensions, with shades of red and gray to mirror th
June 04, 2014

The design team for the Third North apartment complex specified Nichiha’s Illumination Series architectural panels in a blend of six colors—divided into swaths of reds and swaths of grays—that combine with a rectilinear shape to complement nearby brick.

Fireframes Designer Series doors in Grim Hall
May 27, 2014

To provide fire-rated doors with updated functionality in Grim Hall, the design team selected FireLite® NT ceramic glass with Fireframes® Designer Series door frames.

April 23, 2014

For a recent renovation of a stairwell and exit corridors at Ridgewood High School in Norridge, Ill., the design team specified SuperLite II-XL 60 in GPX Framing for its optical clarity, storefront-like appearance, and high STC ratings.

Channel glass creates a curving faade. Photo: Technical Glass Products
March 30, 2014

The new Bradford West Gwillimbury Leisure Centre features a 1,400-sf serpentine channel glass wall that delivers dramatic visual appeal for its residents.

28 lbs. per sf SLENDERWALL panels
March 25, 2014

After decades of wear, the hand-laid brick envelope of the Johns Hopkins nine-story Nelson/Harvey inpatient facility began failing. SLENDERWALL met the requirements for renovation.

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