Building Components

Architectural and Civil Engineering Products, Safety & Security Equipment

Ceiling System absorbs and blocks sound.

May 25, 2016

With style of smooth-finished ceiling system, Optimized Acoustics™ offers approach to meeting both sound absorption and sound blocking criteria of commercial interiors. Customers select ceiling system to optimize absorption and where needed, use walls or plenum barriers to effectively block sound between rooms. Sound-absorbing ceilings reduce sound pressure and shorten reverberation time while optimizing speech intelligibility and decreasing noise levels. Read More

Architectural and Civil Engineering Products, Plant Furnishings & Accessories, Green & Clean

MSU's New Bio Engineering Facility Features Tubelite Curtainwall Finished by Linetec in Valspar's Fluropon Coatings

May 24, 2016

Walker, Michigan – Michigan State University (MSU) opens the doors to its new Bio Engineering Facility and to new, collaborative research opportunities contributing toward technology transfer to the private sector and the state’s emerging bio-based economy. The four-story, 130,000-square-foot research laboratory building is located in the South Academic District in East Lansing. The Bio... Read More

Architectural and Civil Engineering Products, Green & Clean

Ribbon Windows offer single and dual thermal break options.

May 24, 2016

Available with single and dual poured-and-debridged thermal options, Therml=Block™ 900RW Series is designed for strip window applications in low- to mid-rise commercial buildings. Windows achieve U-Factor of 0.30 for thermal transmittance and frame condensation resistance factor of 72. Azon’s Lancer™ mechanical surface conditioning of aluminum extrusion cavity ensures long-term resistance to shrinkage of polyurethane barrier. Thermal framing is 2¼ in. wide with depths of 4½ or 6 in. Read More

Architectural and Civil Engineering Products, Green & Clean

The Waterfall Event Center Features Endless Skylight Provided by Super Sky, Finished by Linetec

May 23, 2016

Wausau, Wisconsin – Located minutes from the heart of Philadelphia, The Waterfall is one of Delaware’s most elegant catering facilities. Renovated in 2014 and reopened in Jan. 2015, it accommodates parties up to 500 people in more than 18,000 square feet. As guests pass through the rotunda of The Waterfall event center, they enter the cocktail room with18-foot-tall ceilings that feature an... Read More

Architectural and Civil Engineering Products, Construction Equipment & Supplies, Green & Clean

CertainTeed Stretches the Imagination at Hometown AIA National Convention in Philadelphia

May 18, 2016

North America's leading building products manufacturer offers innovative products, educational sessions, and onsite events at the company's new state-of-the-art headquarters in Malvern MALVERN, Pa. – The American Institute of Architects (AIA) 2016 National Convention theme is IMAGINE+, and hometown building products manufacturer CertainTeed Corporation is ready to inspire attendees... Read More

Architectural and Civil Engineering Products, Green & Clean

Linetec Finishes Penn Family Medicine Center's Pyramid Skylight Manufactured by Super Sky

May 17, 2016

Wausau, Wisconsin – Designed by Array Architects, Penn Family Medicine Southern Chester County’s new 72,000-square-foot outpatient facility in West Grove, Pennsylvania, opened in 2015. The $28 million building highlights “ample natural light” among its amenities, which is made possible in part by its pyramid skylight. Super Sky Products Enterprises, LLC, manufactured the 23-by-23-foot... Read More

Architectural and Civil Engineering Products, Safety & Security Equipment, Green & Clean

Relying on Wausau's Windows, Wisconsin Public School Renovates for Improved Energy, Comfort and Aesthetics

May 16, 2016

Wausau, Wisconsin - More than 55 years after opening its doors, Wisconsin’s Franklin Middle School received much-needed renovations, including energy-efficient windows from Wausau Window and Wall Systems. Working directly with the school district and based on Somerville Architects’ design, glazing contractor Lueck’s installed more than 125 of Wausau’s project-out windows. The 4250i-XLT... Read More

Architectural and Civil Engineering Products, Safety & Security Equipment, Green & Clean

Commercial Insulation Board serve fire first applications.

May 16, 2016

Available in 4 variants, ROXUL SAFE® provides lightweight, semi-rigid, fire-stopping material for commercial, industrial, and residential buildings. Nominal ROXUL SAFE is used in conjunction with fire sealant to prevent passage of fire and smoke. Respectively, ROXUL SAFE 65 and 55 hold fire resistance rating of 1 and 2 hr from both sides. Commercial insulated sheathing, ROXUL SAFE 45, is semi-rigid, non-combustible, stone wool insulation board with moisture resistance and vapor permeability. Read More

Architectural and Civil Engineering Products, Chemical Processing & Waste Management, Paints & Coatings, Green & Clean

Linetec Showcases Terra Cotta Texture Colors on Metal Cladding

May 13, 2016

Wausau, Wisconsin  - During the American Institute of Architects (AIA) Convention and Expo in booth #1143, Linetec features its palette of 17 texture finish colors that mimic the look and feel of natural terra cotta. The textured finishes will be showcased on a wall of metal cladding in a brickwork pattern. “Architects like that our faux terra cotta texture colors can be specified on a... Read More

Architectural and Civil Engineering Products

ClarkDietrich Receives Los Angeles Research Report for its ProSTUD Drywall Framing System

May 11, 2016

West Chester, Ohio – The City of Los Angeles Department of Building and Safety has certified, in report LA RR 26019, that ClarkDietrich’s ProSTUD® Drywall Framing System (ProSTUD® and ProTRAK®) are code compliant building products and are approved for use in construction in the City of Los Angeles. The LA RR requires exceedingly difficult third-party evaluation, against a very... Read More

Architectural and Civil Engineering Products, Materials & Material Processing, Green & Clean

Emser Tile Features Expanse(TM) at HD Expo 2016

May 9, 2016

New large-scale porcelain panels provide endless design opportunities on display at HD Expo 2016, Booth #9121 LOS ANGELES - Emser Tile LLC showcases Expanse™, a new large-scale porcelain panel, offering unmatched design flexibility and an endless array of applications, at HD Expo 2016. State-of-the-art technology provides the performance qualities of porcelain with the beauty of natural... Read More

Architectural and Civil Engineering Products, Chemical Processing & Waste Management

Renovation Project at UCLA School of Medicine Calls on Custom Mesh Solution from Banker Wire

May 4, 2016

Banker Wire worked with ZGF Architects LLP to create a custom mesh railing infill for the South Tower building on UCLA’s Center for the Health Sciences (CHS) complex. The 443,000-square-foot building underwent a seismic upgrade and renovation to convert nine of the former hospital’s 12 floors into research lab space. The upgrade and renovation is part of the South Tower Seismic Renovation... Read More

Architectural and Civil Engineering Products, Mechanical Components & Assemblies

FEMA-Rated Aluminum Grille protects storm shelters, safe rooms.

May 4, 2016

FEMA 320- or FEMA 361-rated for storm shelters and save rooms, XAV-545 withstands design loads of 300 psf produced by extreme wind phenomena. This AMCA-certified, 5 ½ in. aluminum grille, with free area of 49%, has been tested with impacts of 15 lb – 2 x 4s traveling at 100 mph per ICC 500. Compliant for wind borne debris in all regions of USA, solution suits buildings requiring protection against such violent weather as hurricanes and tornadoes. Read More

Architectural and Civil Engineering Products

Aluminum Projected Windows feature continuous master frame.

April 28, 2016

Suitable for replacement and new construction applications, Series 8500 includes 4 styles: out-swing casement (8500), fixed (8510), project-out awning (8520), and project-in hopper (8530). Windows come standard with 2 5/8 in. frames and sashes as well as architectural ratings from AW-PG80 to AW-PG100. Single master frame offers ability to combine up to 3 windows of same or varying styles in one grouping. Series 8600 offers same features and styles, but utilizes 3 ¼ in. frame. Read More

Architectural and Civil Engineering Products, Machinery & Machining Tools, Services

Pneumatic Saw precisely trims concrete pilings.

April 28, 2016

Featuring 14 in. fiberglass reinforced blade with 5 in. cutting depth, MILLHOG® Air Powered Saw mounts onto WrapTrack® System that clamps around 6–60 in. dia pile using stainless steel bands. Trolley mounts onto track and supports saw as it smoothly glides around on V-grooved, stainless steel wheels, and operator score cuts around piling to achieve clean, square cut before trimming without damaging reinforcing bars. This 3 hp saw operates on 90 psi shop air @ 80 cfm. Read More

Architectural and Civil Engineering Products, Cleaning Products & Equipment, Non-Industrial Products, Plant Furnishings & Accessories

Bradley's Commercial Restroom Products Earn Three Design Excellence Awards

April 27, 2016

MENOMONEE FALLS, Wis. - Bradley Corp., the industry leader in developing next-generation commercial washroom solutions, has won three Awards for Design Excellence (ADEX) for its Express® ELX-Series and Verge® LVS-Series Lavatories and its Aerix®+ Hand Dryer Series. Bradley’s winning entries include two Platinum-level ADEX winners, including Express ELX-Series Lavatory and Aerix+... Read More

Architectural and Civil Engineering Products, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Green & Clean

Thinking Green: ESI Supports Environment with Solar Panels

April 27, 2016

Solar power usage saving CT manufacturer gas, money, and emissions NORTH BRANFORD, Conn. – Earth Day is just as important in the manufacturing field as it is in the private realm — especially for local metal stamper Engineering Specialties, Inc. (ESI), which saves one hundred tons of CO2 per year with its building’s solar panels. More than two years ago, ESI worked with... Read More

Architectural and Civil Engineering Products, Materials & Material Processing

Cornerstone Specialty Wood Products®, LLC is the Value Engineered Solution for Multi-Level Self-Storage Facilities

April 26, 2016

CINCINNATI,  - Cornerstone Specialty Wood Products®, LLC manufactures the leading elevated flooring solution, ResinDek® panels, and will be exhibiting at the Inside Self-Storage Expo in Las Vegas on April 26, 2016. As a world leader in mezzanine flooring, Cornerstone Specialty Wood Products, LLC is excited to share with the attendees how ResinDek floor panels can provide the strength... Read More

Architectural and Civil Engineering Products, HVAC, Green & Clean

Chilled Beams maximize occupant comfort while reducing energy draw.

April 26, 2016

By transporting cooling and heating through water, active and passive York® chilled beams work together with chillers and air handlers to maximize occupant comfort while also reducing energy requirements for building heating/cooling. Shallowness allows for reduced slab-to-slab heights, and design also eliminates uncomfortable air motion from typical VAV systems. Utilization of water-side economizers reduces maintenance expense and increases opportunities for free-cooling. Read More

Architectural and Civil Engineering Products, Mechanical Components & Assemblies

Secure Access To Your Controls

April 22, 2016

Fibox, the world leader in polycarbonate enclosures presents an innovative view on your controls with the ARCA IPW (Instrument Protection Window). The IPW allows for easy viewing of meters or displays and affords direct access to HMI controls on any enclosure. With a working depth of over 3 inches, Fibox's IPW provides an easy to install, secure HMI access point on any enclosure while... Read More