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| October 15, 2020 |
| May 05, 2020 | Petersen | Pac-Clad

More than 40,000 low-maintenance plants will run up the sides of the 270-unit residential building. Images: Courtesy of Rastegar Property

April 17, 2020 | John Caulfield, Senior Editor

Rastegar Property’s first development in that market is being designed to help reduce that metr...

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FAAB Architecture's vertical oasis system integrates terraces of plants and microorgansms into the building's facade. Image: FAAB

March 31, 2020 | John Caulfield, Senior Editor

FAAB’s Vertical Oasis System is a series of components that harvests sun power and filters the...

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101 Top Products for 2019
December 16, 2019 | BD+C Staff

Building Design+Construction readers and editors select their top building products for...

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Top Glass and Glazing Products for 2019 101 Top Products Building Design+Construction
December 16, 2019 | BD+C Staff

SageGlass's Harmony dynamic glass and Vitro Architectural Glass's Acuity low-iron glass are among...

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Sto StoColor Dryonic, 101 Top Products for 2019
December 12, 2019 | BD+C Staff

Sto's beetle-inspired exterior coating and Dörken Systems' UV-resistant vapor-permeable barrier a...

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Mitsubishi Chemical Composites America Names New Regional Sales Managers

Left to right: Rigo Vega, Marc Ellis, and Katie Dosh


October 29, 2019 | Mitsubishi Chemical Composites America

Mitsubishi Chemical Composites America (MCCA), a leader in metal composite materials manufacturin...

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| August 30, 2019 |

Horizontally installed IMPs require a healthy amount of coordination with the project’s design te...

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Iconsiam's “colossal window” facade rises as high as 24 meters and spans three stories. Image: Seele

December 14, 2018 | John Caulfield, Senior Editor

Iconsiam’s completion required special glass and installation techniques.

Saint Gobain's North American headquarters in Malvern, Pa., was designed to provide higher levels of acoustical comfort for its employees. Image: Saint Gobain

July 25, 2018 | John Caulfield, Senior Editor

The building products giant gauges its employees’ perceptions of old and new headquarters environ...

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Aluminum cladding on the exterior of a building
| October 05, 2017 | Petersen

Five colors of metal wall panels highlight design of multigenerational learning center.

Rendering of the exterior of The Verge Building at dusk

Rendering courtesy of Royal Byckovas

July 24, 2017 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The building will rise three stories in Miami’s Design District.

The exterior of FirstEnergy Stadium, home of the Cleveland Browns

Photo: Tim Evanson, flickr

July 20, 2017 | David Malone, Associate Editor

A luxury Baltimore hotel, a mixed-use building in Denver and an Alaskan High School may also have...

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July 14, 2017 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The observatory’s pattern of lock-seamed zinc cladding alternates between the irregular site topo...

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June 13, 2017 |
Architect and materials guru Blaine Brownell reveals emerging trends and applications that are trans... read more

Photos: Chelsea Building Products

April 10, 2017 | BD+C Staff

Following severe hailstorm damage, this Sandusky, Ohio, community replaces its high-maintenance c...

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Chestnut Street mixed-use project in Philadelphia, PA.

| October 11, 2016 | Nichiha

Blackney Hayes Architects undertook a project to restore and modernize an existing mid-rise build...

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The acute care facility cantilevers over the WISH.

| September 15, 2016 | ALPOLIC

ALPOLIC® materials contribute to a life-affirming experience.

Nichiha’s custom color Illumination Architectural Wall Panels.

| April 13, 2016 | Nichiha

The 40-unit apartment building features a checkerboard design with three shades of gray to provid...

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Riverton Community Housing located in Minneapolis, MN.

| March 29, 2016 | Nichiha

Nichiha Illumination panels were used to create a dynamic housing development for University of M...

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Invasive probes, including test cuts of existing EIFS cladding, can uncover hidd
January 14, 2016 | Arthur L. Sanders & Benjamin J. Robinson, Hoffmann Architects

This AIA CES Discovery course discusses the six elements of an EIFS wall assembly; common EIFS fa...

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The Wolf Creek Library: ALPOLIC® Materials welcomes a community to its new “living room.”

Red and copper tones in prismatic “magma” finish

| December 07, 2015 | ALPOLIC

An expansive glass curtain wall frames the forest and lake behind the building, bringing the outs...

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The “new” Gaillard Center gets a standing ovation for its exterior cladding

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.

| October 27, 2015 | Thermocromex

The “new construction” surrounds three sides of the original building, offering both a classic pu...

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AAMA updates methods for testing of exterior walls

Photo: Tim1965/Creative Commons

August 06, 2015 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

The standard specifies test methods, specifications, and field checks to evaluate structural adeq...

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Fire Rated Curtain Wall Performance in Dramatic Weather Conditions

Combined transparent high performance low-e glass panels and opaque decorative panels in a clear anodized aluminum curtain wall frame.

| July 20, 2015 | SaftiFirst

Materials selected for the building envelope had to protect occupants from Wisconsin's weather, a...

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Unwrapping ‘the mummy’: Chicago hotel project comes to life

The sleek architectural panels and Valspar coating give the building a steely sheen.

| June 05, 2015 |

The sleek architectural panels and Valspar coating give the building a steely sheen.

Valspar delivers custom coating solution for JW Marriott Austin
| May 06, 2015 | Valspar

Stunning design by HKS leaves onlookers wondering—weathered steel or coating?

Nichiha adds distinctive edge to Atlanta luxury apartment building

The use of gray and white colors enhance the warmth of the Nichiha wood-look panels and the building’s contemporary design.

| April 21, 2015 | Nichiha

The apartment building features a contemporary high-end design that meshes well with neighboring...

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Designers turn a struggling mall into a hub of learning and recreation that work together and separately

The 32,000 square feet of panels were installed in a six-week period.

| March 24, 2015 | Nichiha

Architects help Nashville government transform a struggling mall into a new community space.

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