Cladding and Facade Systems
Red and copper tones in prismatic “magma” finish
An expansive glass curtain wall frames the forest and lake behind the building, bringing the outs...read more
In synch with Charleston's heralded architectural history, the new cladding was made to aesthetically resemble stucco, a material that has been used in the city since the 19th century.
The “new construction” surrounds three sides of the original building, offering both a classic pu...read more
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The standard specifies test methods, specifications, and field checks to evaluate structural adeq...read more
Combined transparent high performance low-e glass panels and opaque decorative panels in a clear anodized aluminum curtain wall frame.
Materials selected for the building envelope had to protect occupants from Wisconsin's weather, a...read more
Stunning design by HKS leaves onlookers wondering—weathered steel or coating?
The use of gray and white colors enhance the warmth of the Nichiha wood-look panels and the building’s contemporary design.
The apartment building features a contemporary high-end design that meshes well with neighboring...read more
The 32,000 square feet of panels were installed in a six-week period.
Architects help Nashville government transform a struggling mall into a new community space.
The Cool Brick is made of porous ceramic bricks set in mortar. Photo credit: The Emerging Objects Corporation.
Cool Brick is made of porous ceramic bricks set in mortar. The bricks absorb water, which cools t...read more
This AIA CES Discovery course discusses the six elements of an EIFS wall assembly; common EIFS fa...read more
When it came time for CSHQA, an award-winning, full-service architecture and engineering firm, to...read more
When it comes to cost, performance, and aesthetics—not to mention maintenance and long-term resil...read more
The new space, the Dongdaemun Design Plaza, is a blend of park and cultural spaces meant for the...read more
Poor workmanship, impact damage, building movement, and incompatible or unsound substrate are amo...read more
The $85 million, 10-story vertical campus takes the shape of a massive, shimmering aircraft hanga...read more
New Brochure Highlights Architectural Metal Panel Manufacturer’s Products, Expertise and Experien...
Building Teams across the globe are employing advanced robotics to simplify what is inherently a...read more
Like a crystalline form still in the state of expansion, the King Abdullah Petroleum Studies and...read more
The Versacor Elite Coating System is a premium metal coating system that provides the highest lev...read more
The 50-story tower features a unique, angled building-integrated photovoltaic (BIPV) exterior des...read more
The temporary pavilion for Russian telecom operator MegaFon will be wrapped with a massive digita...read more
The web-based tool uses the company's factory floor like "a massive rapid prototype machine,” all...read more
From a crowd-funded smart shovel to a why-didn’t-someone-do-this-sooner scheme for managing traff...read more
BD+C editors present a roundup of the latest technologies and applications in exterior wall syste...read more
Architects and fenestration experts are looking for windows and doors for their projects that emp...read more
The One Central Park Tower development consists of two, 380-foot-tall towers covered in a series...read more
When tasked with the design and development of a newly constructed Gateway Rehabilitation Center,...read more
Phase-change materials, electrochromic glass, and building-integrated PVs are among the breakthro...read more
Dubbed BIQ house, the building features a bright green façade consisting of hollow glass panels f...read more
Peter Quinn Architects specifies Nichiha’s Illumination Series Panels for a progressive look for...read more