Lightweight Precast System Transforms High-Tech Student Residences in Montreal
Like a high-tech beehive, a new and modern dormitory at Montreal's famed engineering school uses a modular pattern of SlenderWall lightweight precast panels with integral interior wall framing and closed-cell foam insulation. Located in downtown Montreal, the Ãcole de Technologie SupÃ©rieure (ETS) is a magnet for future engineers, graduating enough to be the fourth-ranked in all of Canada....Read More »
Wall Panels minimize need for maintenance.
Manufactured with Edge Protectant Technology, Palladium™ Wall Panels have- fully wrapped and bonded edges for durability. Surface material is applied to back of particleboard as well, offering balanced construction that minimizes warping. Class-A Fire Rating makes panels eligible for use in all areas of building, including egress areas such as stairwells and elevator lobbies.Read More »
DMP XTLC(TM) Wireless Panel Earns CSFM
Increase the Life of Your Cellular Installations with Verizon™ CDMA Springfield, MO- – We are pleased to announce that DMP has earned the California State Fire Marshal (CSFM) listing for the new XTLC - the newest version of the popular XTL™ Wireless Burglary Control Panel. The new XTLC has CDMA Cellular technology on-board allowing dealers to increase the life of their installations. This...Read More »
Chicago Metallic SpanAir Ceiling System Delivers Wow Factor at Florida's Manatee Technical Institute
Chicago- – Florida’s Manatee Technical Institute (MTI) celebrates its 50th anniversary in 2013 with the opening of a new, modern, high-tech Main Campus facility. Students, faculty and visitors are welcomed through the school's impressive two-story lobby featuring Chicago Metallic-® SpanAir-® metal panel ceiling systems. Located at 6305 State Road 70 East in Bradenton, Fla., MTI's...Read More »
Wear - What Wears in Electromagnetic Brakes
Learn the common causes of wear for "fail-safe" brakes and how to prevent wear for safe use.Read More »
Outwater Expands Its Line of Decorative Stamped Steel Ceiling Panels and Cornices with the Introduction of Many New Design
Bogota, NJ – Outwater (www.outwater.com) [Outwater Plastics Industries, Inc. + Architectural Products by Outwater, LLC] has turned back the clock with its expanded offering of finely crafted, highly detailed tin-free Decorative Stamped Steel Ceiling Panels and Cornices. Having combined the perfect mix of both texture and nostalgia with the timeless elegance and decorative grandeur of the...Read More »
SpanAir® Torsion Spring Panels from Chicago Metallic® Meet All Seismic Design Categories - Saving Time, Costs, and Worry
(Chicago) - Blending visual sophistication and design simplicity, Chicago Metallic-® Corporation’s SpanAir-® Torsion Spring Panels are engineered and tested for use in all six seismic design categories (SDCs A-F), as outlined in the International Building Code. The panels integrate seamlessly with factory-slotted suspension grid for efficient and quick installation. Modern, clean lines...Read More »
Market Feature - Panels with a Purpose!
At the University of South Florida's Center for Advanced Medical Learning and Simulation (CAMLS) in Tampa, FL, perforated metal was used by Tampa-based The Beck Group both to reduce solar heat gain and evoke images related to the essence of human life and medical science. As CAMLS' designer and builder at the $30 million, 100,000 - square-foot, state-of-the-art facility, Beck carried out its...Read More »
Phenolic Core Laminated Panels withstand scratching, chemicals.
Intended for use in table top, interior wall panel, toilet partition, counter top, and furniture part markets, phenolic core laminated panels utilize Werzalit-® surface technologies- so that- surface holds up to scratching, burning, and chemicals. Finishing or value add services are available, and finished product may contain pre-drilled holes, notches, or finished edges. Custom decorative...Read More »
North Carolina History Center Relies on Chicago Metallic for Custom Ceiling That Delivers Historic Aesthetics, Acoustic Performance, Sustainability Goals, Smooth Installation
Complex project earns a CISCA 2011 Construction Excellence Award (Chicago) - The former Barbour Boat Works warehouse in New Bern, N.C., has transformed into the new North Carolina History Center at Tryon Palace. Built in 1770,Tryon Palace served as the first permanent capitol of North Carolina and was home to Royal Governor William Tryon. Helping connect the History Center's enduring...Read More »
Saint-Gobain and Its North American Businesses Showcase Sustainable Building Products, Unveil Carbon Calculator at Greenbuild 2012
VALLEY FORGE, Pa. - Saint-Gobain and its well-known North American subsidiaries, including CertainTeed, Norton, SolarGard, ADFORS, Grenite, and Saint-Gobain Solar, will showcase an array of building products at Greenbuild 2012 (Booth #4359N) that are ideal for green building projects. Innovative products - such as VOC-scavenging materials, photovoltaic roofing technology, highly-sustainable...Read More »
DoorKing Releases Advanced Long Range Card Reader System with Frequency Hopping Technology
The DoorKing DKS AVI system is at the cutting edge of automotive security technology and represents a leap forward in engineering innovation. When it comes to long-range passive card readers, we lead the industry and set the standard for quality and performance. To find out why the DoorKing DKS AVI system is taking the automotive security industry by storm, see our video.Read More »