Building Enclosure Systems
Paul Bertram, FCSI, CDT, LEED AP and director of environment and sustainability for Kingspan Insu...read more
KONE's carbon-fiber hoisting technology and the Broad Group's prefab construction process are amo...read more
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A researcher at Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory calls building enclosure commissioning “the...read more
Underestimating thermal bridging can greatly undermine a building’s performance contributing to h...read more
Aside from the roof membrane itself, the perimeter roof edge is the most critical component of th...read more
Low-emissivity glasses are critical to making today’s buildings brighter, more energy-efficient,...read more
"Be a Zero Hero" infographic educates building industry professionals on ultra energy-efficient s...read more
In many cases, curtain wall failures are caused by fairly simple errors that occur during the fab...read more
From an orchid-shaped visitor center to California’s largest public works project, each of these...read more
Charter schools are growing like Topsy. But don’t jump on board unless you know what you’re getti...read more
Oldcastle® Architectural has acquired Expocrete Concrete Products Ltd., giving North America’s la...read more
It is hard to talk about restoration without talking about sustainability. This two-hour interact...read more
Researchers at Stanford University have developed a nanophotonic material that not only reflects...read more
The majority of fire rated glazing applications occur inside the building in order to allow occup...read more
From folding façades to colorful LED displays, these fantastical projects show off the architectu...read more
Exterior of carbon-neutral demonstration building consists of hollow glass panels containing micr...read more
The Building Team selected Centria's Formawall Dimension Series to help achieve the retrofit proj...read more
Designers for the building aimed to create a positive environment for patients and visitors, and...read more
New school’s south-facing elevation features a glazed aluminum curtain wall that incorporates PPG...read more
Defense spending may be down somewhat, but there’s still plenty of project dollars out there if y...read more
An aged federal building gets wrapped in a new double wall glass skin.
Metal roofing systems offer values such as longevity, favorable life cycle costs, and heightened...read more
The master plan, created by Studio Daniel Libeskind, is a dynamic urban environment containing co...read more
By completing this course, you earn 1.0 HSW/SD AIA Learning Units.
Project receives LEED Gold certification.
The 314-student station elementary school will undergo extensive modernization.
Examining the roles of insulation and manufacturing in sustainability’s growth.
The 1,740-feet (530-meter) tall tower will house offices, 300 service apartments and a 350-room,...read more
The design challenges included creating an entry sequence to orient patrons and highlight service...read more