Windows and Doors

400 Market Street Philadelphia window retrofit

400 Market Street, an 11-story Philadelphia office tower built in 1972, is already serving as a model for how owners of hundreds

December 21, 2011 | By BD+C Staff

The 200,000 sf building was recently outfitted with a new HVAC system and a state-of-the-art wind...

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BCA

A unique and valuable aspect of the document is to identify several of the most common issues, pitfalls and challenges that BCA

December 20, 2011 | By BD+C Staff

This publicly available document is applicable to most building types and distills the long list...

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Summit Design + Build, LLC recently announced the firms selection as general contractor for 1313 W. Randolph Street, the conver

December 19, 2011 | By BD+C Staff

The 130,000 square foot building is being completely renovated.

December 14, 2011 | By BD+C Staff

Nominate a colleague, peer, or even yourself. ...

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Great Solutions BD+C December 2011

In Orlando, sculpture can be found in unexpected places.

December 10, 2011 | By Leslie Streicher, Associate Editor, and Tim Gregorski, Senior Editor

The editors of Building Design+Construction present 10 “Great Solutions” that highlight innovativ...

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Tom VanSumeren general manager Traco

Tom VanSumeren as been named general manager for Traco.

November 14, 2011 | By BD+C Staff

VanSumeren will draw on his more than 20 years of experience in manufacturing management and engi...

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Kolbe's Ultra Series Beveled Direct Set windows include LoE-270 insulating glass with argon gas.

October 24, 2011 | By BD+C

Beveled Direct Set SketchUp and Revit Models available.

Onex intends to offer a portion of this co-investment to its third-party limited partners.

October 11, 2011 | By BD+C Staff

With the completion of the JELD-WEN investment, Onex Partners III is approximately 40% invested....

UL ISR 102 provides detailed requirements with which to evaluate the environmental impacts related to producing a variety of doo

October 07, 2011 | By BD+C Staff

 

ASSA ABLOY Trio-E door is the first to be certified to these sustainability requirements...

Dow Corning 758 Sealant was highlighted in Building Design+Constructions (BD+C) GreenZone Modular High-Performance Medical Fac

October 07, 2011 | By BD+C Staff

Modular Design Architecture >Dow Corning 758 sealant used in GreenZone modular high-performanc...

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BD+C is providing daily news updates from Greenbuild 2011, Oct. 4-7, 2011 in Toronto. Be sure to check here for daily updates.

October 05, 2011 | By BD+C Staff

Click here for the latest news and products from Greenbuild 2011, Oct. 4-7, in Toronto.

Insulation value is not just at the center of the window but reflects the insulation value of the entire curtain-wall system.

October 05, 2011 | By BD+C Staff

Low insulation value reflects value of entire curtain-wall system. 

Blue-green tint was also applied to the glass as a decorative element.

September 23, 2011

Fire and hurricane assemblies meet design and code requirements.

The self-tinting heat-activated filter allows solar heat into the building when it is desired, such as on a sunny winter day.

September 23, 2011 | By BD+C Staff

The self-tinting heat-activated filter allows solar heat into the building when it is desired, su...

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The five-year commitment, which will run through 2015, includes $5 million of donated interior and exterior locks and keys.

September 23, 2011 | By BD+C Staff

The five-year commitment, which will run through 2015, includes $5 million of donated interior an...

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September 23, 2011 | By BD+C Staff

Building Design+Construction’s Under 40 Leadership Summit...

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Insulating units with SRT interlayers and Solarban low-e glass are available in sizes up to 5 feet wide and have been laminated

September 20, 2011 | By BD+C Staff

 Laminated between two lites of glass, SRT interlayer may be used monolithically or within an ins...

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Floor-to-ceiling aluminum-clad wood windows at the Lakeside Nature Center in Kansas City, Mo., bring the outdoors inside.

July 22, 2011 | C.C. Sullivan and Barbara Horwitz-Bennett

Learning objectives After reading this article, you should be able to: Understand issues of therm...

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May 05, 2011 | By Jay W. Schneider, Editor

Window and door systems need to perform. Respondents to our annual window and door survey overwhe...

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April 26, 2011

As tornado season escalates and increased tornado activity has devastated parts of the Midwest an...

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April 11, 2011

This white paper provides readers with a solid understanding of fire rated glass based on the two...

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March 22, 2011

Marvin Windows and Doors has been awarded a Certificate of Commendation by the Minnesota Pollutio...

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February 22, 2011

The Builders Hardware Manufacturers Association (BHMA) announces the publication of ANSI/BHMA A15...

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February 15, 2011 | By Jay W. Schneider, Editor

Back-to-basics answers to seven common questions about impact glazing and fire-rated glass.

Shalin Liu Performance Center
January 21, 2011

Epstein Joslin Architects, Cambridge, Mass., designed the Shalin Liu Performance Center in Rockpo...

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November 16, 2010

The NFRC Board of Directors has approved technical procedures for the development of U-factor, so...

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November 03, 2010

Designed by ZGF Architects, in association with OPN Architects, the Biorenewable Research Laborat...

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November 03, 2010

The renovation and expansion of the public works operations facility in Wilmette, Ill., including...

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