Metals

MetlSpan insulated panels used on INIT's HQ
| October 09, 2017 | Metl-Span

Metl-Span® insulated metal panels provide insulation and aesthetic advantages.

| October 06, 2017 | ALPOLIC

MCM has been around since the early 70s and has proven to be one of the most versatile architectu...

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

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

The Cotton Gin at night

CENTRIA’s EcoScreen perforated screen wall system gives The Gin at the Co-Op District its lantern-like glow effect

| September 26, 2017 | CENTRIA

The city specified the modern era’s leading sustainability features, but also requested a façade...

read more
The exterior of the Austin Independent School District Performing Arts Center
August 17, 2017 | David Malone, Associate Editor

Two Petersen Aluminum profiles were used in the design of the project.

| June 15, 2017 | Star Building Systems

In order to maintain hygienic cleanliness inside the facility, smooth, continuous wall surfaces w...

read more
June 13, 2017 |
NCI Building Systems’ Jonathan O'Leary discusses why AEC firms must rely on their partners to s... read more
| May 24, 2017 | Duro-Last

Breault Roofing created a way to make the installation process more efficient by requesting mostl...

read more
| May 05, 2017 | Valspar

Butler Tech students can now study and work in neighboring buildings that feature ALPOLIC metal p...

read more
| April 28, 2017 | Petersen Aluminum

Approximately 2,600 sq. ft. of PAC-CLAD 7/8” Corrugated Panels in five different colors was just...

read more
| March 21, 2017 | Duro-Last

The assembly used for this project was Duro-Guard EPS Flute Fill Combo as the base, and then Duro...

read more
March 16, 2017 | David Barista, Editorial Director

Tapered Series panels from Dri-Design, Retro-R Panels from MBCI, and Formawall from Centria are j...

read more
| March 13, 2017 | Star Building Systems

When Knox College was in need of more space for arts education, they turned to a metal building s...

read more

Harrison Commons, Harrison, New Jersey. ALPOLIC PE in CMX Champagne Metallic.

| December 05, 2016 | ALPOLIC

The mixed use Harrison Commons project is an early and essential step toward revitalizing a negle...

read more
Mundelein Village Hall, Mundelein, IL
Architect: Wight & Company
General Contractor: Weston Solutions
Installing contractor: Sullivan Roofing
Profiles: Snap-Clad, Snap-On, PAC-750 Soffit, 7.2 Wall Panels
Color: Zinc
| October 19, 2016 | Petersen Aluminum

The building design was inspired by historical elements in the community, and utilizes traditiona...

read more

The acute care facility cantilevers over the WISH.

| September 15, 2016 | ALPOLIC

ALPOLIC® materials contribute to a life-affirming experience.

The Eagle Harbor Market Building in Bainbridge Island, Wash., won a NACIA award for its innovative use of copper. Photo: Dissimilar Metal Design, courtesy CDA.

June 09, 2016 | BD+C Editors

The award recognizes new and existing building projects in the United States and Canada for their...

read more

Photo Credit: Pixabay/Creative Commons

January 22, 2016 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

The free document is specifically tailored for metal roof installation.

METAL MAX: 6 ways to use metal screens and mesh for best effect

Hamad International Airport, Doha, Qatar. Courtesy GKD USA

January 19, 2016 | BD+C Staff

From airy façades to wire mesh ceilings to screening walls, these projects show off the design po...

read more
Audubon National Wildlife Refuge & Visitors Center
| January 13, 2016 | MBCI

After many years of use, the Audubon National Wildlife Refuge Headquarters and Vistiors Center ha...

read more
Apartment takes progressive turn in architecturally traditional D.C.

Lyric 440, Washington D.C., Alpolic/fr in MFS Mica Silver, SBP Dragonfly Prismatic, BNT Bone White Solid Finishes

| October 15, 2015 | ALPOLIC

The new Lyric 440K Apartments is a 14-story structure housing 234 one- and two-bedroom units in t...

read more
Texas church modernizes with metal wall panels

The flush faced metal panels were installed next to18-foot glass curtain walls to create a warm and open environment full of natural light.

| October 13, 2015 | MBCI

The church's pastor felt it was important to reconstruct their facility and update their image to...

read more
Builder balances construction and religious schedule in temple completion

The 16,000-sf temple, in the wooded suburbs north of Columbus, OH, utilized a Star Building System. Although it does not look it, it is a single-slope roof structure. 

| September 25, 2015 | Star Building Systems

The beliefs of the congregation required specific compass-orientations for certain rooms

Ryerson University Student Learning Centre, Ontario, Canada ALPOLIC®/fr Custom Prismatic SEP Blue Finish.

Ryerson University Student Learning Centre, Ontario, Canada ALPOLIC®/fr Custom Prismatic SEP Blue Finish.

| September 22, 2015 | ALPOLIC

It’s said that Ryerson University can be found at the intersection of Mind and Action. Ryerson’s...

read more
| July 07, 2015 | MBCI

With donations as the charitable foundation's main source of income, camp facilities need to be a...

read more
Metal Buildings, Buick/GMC dealership

The Buick/GMC building was started first, and took 12 weeks to build.

| July 07, 2015 | Star Building Systems

The new dealerships, consisting of two metal buildings, have made a difference to the community a...

read more
New school blends with local architecture using Petersen metal roof

The International Magnet School for Global Citizenship in South Windsor, Conn. Photo: Petersen Aluminum

| February 11, 2015 | Petersen Aluminum

Perkins Eastman in Stamford, Conn., designed the school to emphasize and integrate the Internatio...

read more
Korean researchers discover “super steel”

Two instructors and a doctoral student of the Graduate Institute of Ferrous Technology at Pohang University of Science and Technology, South Korea, make up the team behind the discovery. Photo: Graduate Institute of Ferrous Technology/Wikimedia Commons

February 10, 2015 | BD+C Staff

The new alloy makes steel as strong as titanium.

Photo courtesy MAADI Group
December 29, 2014 | John Caulfield, Senior Editor

The metal’s flexibility makes the difference in an oil rig footbridge connecting platforms in the...

read more
Overlay Init