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Phantom Screen introduces the Maestria™ 50 RTS Motor with Improved Obstacle Detection Technology
Architectural Windows

Phantom Screen introduces the Maestria™ 50 RTS Motor with Improved Obstacle Detection Technology

Phantom Screens partnered with Somfy motors to create a new dedicated motor for external outdoor retractable window screens; the first of its kind in North America. The Maestria™ 50 RTS has improved obstacle detecting intelligence that can stop the motor while the screen is traveling up or down. When an obstacle is detected, the motor will stop the screen's movements and reverse it...

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Kolbe's Innovative VistaLuxe Collection Offers Expanded Versatility - NAHB IBS Booth #W3870
Architectural Windows

Kolbe's Innovative VistaLuxe Collection Offers Expanded Versatility - NAHB IBS Booth #W3870

Kolbe's innovative VistaLuxe Collection offers expanded versatility in design and functionality Wausau, Wisconsin (Jan. 2018) – Kolbe Windows & Doors is featuring an expanded selection of VistaLuxe® Collection and VistaLuxe Complementary products at the National Association of Home Builders International Builders' Show (NAHB IBS) in booth #W3870, with emphasis on mull units, sliding...

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Architectural Windows

AAMA released an updated document using ASTM test methods.

American Architectural Manufacturers Association (AAMA) released updated document methods to qualify windows, doors and skylights as "impact resistant." AAMA 506-16, "Voluntary Specifications last updated in 2011, provides details regarding the rating of windows, doors and skylights for impact and pressure cycle testing. Released version has been updated to reference the most current ASTM...

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San Francisco International Airport's New Air Traffic Control Tower Meets High-Performance Design and LEED Gold criteria, Features Wausau Curtainwall, Tubelite Entrances, Finishing by Linetec
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San Francisco International Airport's New Air Traffic Control Tower Meets High-Performance Design and LEED Gold criteria, Features Wausau Curtainwall, Tubelite Entrances, Finishing by Linetec

San Francisco International Airport (SFO) and the Federal Aviation Administration’s (FAA’s) first-of-its-kind airport traffic control tower and integrated facility relies on Wausau Window and Wall Systems’ high-performance products to meet the multiple performance requirements. The new $80 million, 221-foot-tall, torch-shaped tower has improved safety, security and design standards, and has...

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Renovated University of Colorado Boulder's Ketchum Arts and Sciences Building Retains Historical Accuracy with Wausau Windows
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Renovated University of Colorado Boulder's Ketchum Arts and Sciences Building Retains Historical Accuracy with Wausau Windows

Wausau, Wisconsin (Sept. 2016) - In July 2016, the University of Colorado (CU) Boulder earned LEED® Gold certification through the U.S. Green Building Council for the $9.4 million renovation and renewal of historic Ketchum Arts and Sciences Building. To achieve the project’s aesthetic, sustainability and performance goals, Wausau Window and Wall Systems worked closely with Hord Coplan Macht...

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University of Washington-Tacoma McDonald-Smith Building Completes Historical Window Replacement
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University of Washington-Tacoma McDonald-Smith Building Completes Historical Window Replacement

Wausau, Wisconsin (July 2016)- - Opened for the 2015-16 academic year, the University of Washington-Tacoma (UW Tacoma) completed its reconstruction and renovation of the 120-year-old McDonald-Smith Building located in the Union Station Historic District. Meeting the historic aesthetic and modern performance needs, Mission Glass installed more than 116 of Wausau Window and Wall Systems’...

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Architectural Windows

Fairview Architectural Vitrabond MCM - Materials Used by Thomas Manufacturing

Vitrabond MCM has top materials that are used by Thomas Manufacturing Inc in Hillside NJ.-  They are already known as leaders in the commercial grade construction industry, by providing windows that are engineered to meet the highest performance requirements for today’s public and private projects. The same industry professionals put their expertise, skilled craftsmanship and creativity into...

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SUNY at Fredonia Residential Halls' Window Replacement Projects Maintain Historical Style, Modern Performance with Wausau Windows, Tubelite Entrances, Linetec Finishing
Architectural Windows

SUNY at Fredonia Residential Halls' Window Replacement Projects Maintain Historical Style, Modern Performance with Wausau Windows, Tubelite Entrances, Linetec Finishing

Minneapolis - Preserving the historical aesthetic and updating to modern performance, multiple student residences across the State University of New York (SUNY) College at Fredonia campus rely on windows from Wausau Window and Wall Systems, entrances from Tubelite Inc. and architectural finishes by Linetec. All three contributors are part of Apogee Enterprises, Inc.’s Building Retrofit Strategy...

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Ribbon Windows offer single and dual thermal break options.
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Ribbon Windows offer single and dual thermal break options.

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...

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Aluminum Projected Windows feature continuous master frame.
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Aluminum Projected Windows feature continuous master frame.

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...

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