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Port Authority's Transit Station's Glass Canopy Custom-Engineered and Fabricated by EXTECH
Agricultural & Farming Products

Port Authority's Transit Station's Glass Canopy Custom-Engineered and Fabricated by EXTECH

Pittsburgh (Oct. 2019) – The new transit station at 5th Ave. and Atwood St. in Pittsburgh’s Oakland neighborhood features a glass canopy and custom aluminum framing system engineered and fabricated by EXTECH/Exterior Technologies, Inc. The station’s canopy shelters commuters from rain and snow, while allowing in natural light and views. Atwood station is the highest use station outside of...

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New SKYGARD 2500 Series Skylight Uses Recycled Aluminum frames
Architectural & Civil Engineering Products

New SKYGARD 2500 Series Skylight Uses Recycled Aluminum frames

Available in pyramid, single slope, ridge configurations and accepts glass up to 1-5/16 inches thick, including monolithic or insulated glass units. Offered as silicon butt-glazed system to accommodate both intermediate joints between glazing panels, and joints at the sills. Meets testing for air infiltration per ASTM E-283 to 12 psf and water infiltration per ASTM D-331 to 15 psf standards.

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New SKYSHADE 2500 Canopy System is Designed for long Spans, up to 12-foot Lengths and Glass Panels with 9/16-inch
Agricultural & Farming Products

New SKYSHADE 2500 Canopy System is Designed for long Spans, up to 12-foot Lengths and Glass Panels with 9/16-inch

Glass coatings and custom silk-screen patterns help to diffuse the direct top-lighting and to control unwanted solar heat gain. Tested to meet ASTM E-330 deflection of less than L/240 at 60 psf and features internal guttering system tested per ASTM D-331 to 15 psf. Incorporated into freestanding structures, pavilions, walkways and covered entrances for commercial, industrial and transportation...

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New KINETICWALL Dynamic Facade Systems Withstand Hurricane-Force Winds and Torrential Rainfall
Architectural & Civil Engineering Products

New KINETICWALL Dynamic Facade Systems Withstand Hurricane-Force Winds and Torrential Rainfall

KINETICWALL® Dynamic Facade Systems are offered in flapper-panel design that adds movement to building enclosures and wall systems. Systems can be specified with square or curved polycarbonate, glass, aluminum or steel flappers. KINETICWALLs are used on small and large scale facades and are suitable for applications such as cultural institutions, artistic installation, transit and parking...

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New SKYSHADE 8000 Canopy System Comes in Patented Design Aluminum-Frames
Agricultural & Farming Products

New SKYSHADE 8000 Canopy System Comes in Patented Design Aluminum-Frames

EXTECH’s SKYSHADE 8000® Standing Seam Canopy System is available with up to 54 ft long and eliminates the need for horizontal interruptions in the glazing. Units are suitable for use in commercial and industrial canopies, pavilions and walkway covers and can clamp structural cellular polycarbonate glazing (CPG) panels. The canopies provide resistance against daylighting, UV screening and...

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EXTECH's LIGHTWALL 3440 Supports Aesthetic, Performance and Sustainability Goals for Numerous Building Applications including the Leo Baeck Temple in Los Angeles
Architectural & Civil Engineering Products

EXTECH's LIGHTWALL 3440 Supports Aesthetic, Performance and Sustainability Goals for Numerous Building Applications including the Leo Baeck Temple in Los Angeles

The LIGHTWALL 3440® interlocking polycarbonate translucent wall system from Exterior Technologies, Inc. (EXTECH) contributes to the aesthetic, performance and sustainability goals of agricultural and manufacturing facilities, airport hangars, parking garages, retail centers, hotels, schools and places of worship. As our most popular product, the LIGHTWALL 3440 offers a beautiful, durable and...

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EXTECH/Exterior Technologies Inc. Announces U.S. Patent for the Snap-In Gridlock(TM) Glass Block System
Architectural & Civil Engineering Products

EXTECH/Exterior Technologies Inc. Announces U.S. Patent for the Snap-In Gridlock(TM) Glass Block System

Pittsburgh, PA - EXTECH/Exterior Technologies Inc. is proud to announce that a U.S. patent has been granted for their 2100GL Snap-In Gridlock™ Glass Block system. The Gridlock™ Glass Block System has revolutionized the use of glass blocks in walls and windscreens. Primary applications for this system include transit shelters or windscreens for buses, trains and other public transportation...

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The Hybrid (Green) Skylight/Wall System - Patented
Architectural & Civil Engineering Products

The Hybrid (Green) Skylight/Wall System - Patented

In the skylight industry there are two general categories...small units skylights and large (monumental) skylights. Large skylights are typically glazed with multiple pieces of glass, most often two layers of glass sealed together at the edges. These are known as IG (insulated glass) units. They have become the most common glazing material for the monumental glass industry. Building codes...

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Port Authority's Transit Station's Glass Canopy Custom-Engineered and Fabricated by EXTECH
Agricultural & Farming Products

Port Authority's Transit Station's Glass Canopy Custom-Engineered and Fabricated by EXTECH

Pittsburgh (Oct. 2019) – The new transit station at 5th Ave. and Atwood St. in Pittsburgh’s Oakland neighborhood features a glass canopy and custom aluminum framing system engineered and fabricated by EXTECH/Exterior Technologies, Inc. The station’s canopy shelters commuters from rain and snow, while allowing in natural light and views. Atwood station is the highest use station outside of...

Read More »
New SKYGARD 2500 Series Skylight Uses Recycled Aluminum frames
Architectural & Civil Engineering Products

New SKYGARD 2500 Series Skylight Uses Recycled Aluminum frames

Available in pyramid, single slope, ridge configurations and accepts glass up to 1-5/16 inches thick, including monolithic or insulated glass units. Offered as silicon butt-glazed system to accommodate both intermediate joints between glazing panels, and joints at the sills. Meets testing for air infiltration per ASTM E-283 to 12 psf and water infiltration per ASTM D-331 to 15 psf standards.

Read More »
New SKYSHADE 2500 Canopy System is Designed for long Spans, up to 12-foot Lengths and Glass Panels with 9/16-inch
Agricultural & Farming Products

New SKYSHADE 2500 Canopy System is Designed for long Spans, up to 12-foot Lengths and Glass Panels with 9/16-inch

Glass coatings and custom silk-screen patterns help to diffuse the direct top-lighting and to control unwanted solar heat gain. Tested to meet ASTM E-330 deflection of less than L/240 at 60 psf and features internal guttering system tested per ASTM D-331 to 15 psf. Incorporated into freestanding structures, pavilions, walkways and covered entrances for commercial, industrial and transportation...

Read More »
New KINETICWALL Dynamic Facade Systems Withstand Hurricane-Force Winds and Torrential Rainfall
Architectural & Civil Engineering Products

New KINETICWALL Dynamic Facade Systems Withstand Hurricane-Force Winds and Torrential Rainfall

KINETICWALL® Dynamic Facade Systems are offered in flapper-panel design that adds movement to building enclosures and wall systems. Systems can be specified with square or curved polycarbonate, glass, aluminum or steel flappers. KINETICWALLs are used on small and large scale facades and are suitable for applications such as cultural institutions, artistic installation, transit and parking...

Read More »
New SKYSHADE 8000 Canopy System Comes in Patented Design Aluminum-Frames
Agricultural & Farming Products

New SKYSHADE 8000 Canopy System Comes in Patented Design Aluminum-Frames

EXTECH’s SKYSHADE 8000® Standing Seam Canopy System is available with up to 54 ft long and eliminates the need for horizontal interruptions in the glazing. Units are suitable for use in commercial and industrial canopies, pavilions and walkway covers and can clamp structural cellular polycarbonate glazing (CPG) panels. The canopies provide resistance against daylighting, UV screening and...

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Tim Metcalfe Joins EXTECH as Technical Sales Engineer

Pittsburgh – Exterior Technologies, Inc. (EXTECH) has hired Tim Metcalfe as a technical sales engineer. Reporting to EXTECH's general manager Jim Leslie, Metcalfe is responsible for assisting the sales team with technical support primarily focusing on daylight analysis. Drawing from 15 years in the daylighting and architectural building products industry, Metcalfe's expertise includes a special...

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EXTECH's LIGHTWALL 3440 Supports Aesthetic, Performance and Sustainability Goals for Numerous Building Applications including the Leo Baeck Temple in Los Angeles
Architectural & Civil Engineering Products

EXTECH's LIGHTWALL 3440 Supports Aesthetic, Performance and Sustainability Goals for Numerous Building Applications including the Leo Baeck Temple in Los Angeles

The LIGHTWALL 3440® interlocking polycarbonate translucent wall system from Exterior Technologies, Inc. (EXTECH) contributes to the aesthetic, performance and sustainability goals of agricultural and manufacturing facilities, airport hangars, parking garages, retail centers, hotels, schools and places of worship. As our most popular product, the LIGHTWALL 3440 offers a beautiful, durable and...

Read More »
EXTECH/Exterior Technologies Inc. Announces U.S. Patent for the Snap-In Gridlock(TM) Glass Block System
Architectural & Civil Engineering Products

EXTECH/Exterior Technologies Inc. Announces U.S. Patent for the Snap-In Gridlock(TM) Glass Block System

Pittsburgh, PA - EXTECH/Exterior Technologies Inc. is proud to announce that a U.S. patent has been granted for their 2100GL Snap-In Gridlock™ Glass Block system. The Gridlock™ Glass Block System has revolutionized the use of glass blocks in walls and windscreens. Primary applications for this system include transit shelters or windscreens for buses, trains and other public transportation...

Read More »

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