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The best fiberglass Architecture: Flagship Dior - Séoul

6 Must See Fibreglass In Architecture

First developed in the mid-1930s, Fibreglass has become a staple in the building industry. It has many architectural uses. It can be used on the structure or as a complimentary embellishment. Furthermore, this material has a wide list of positive properties: it withstands inclement weather, it behaves well in sub-zero temperatures, it doesn’t suffer from …

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Solving a renovation challenge at 150 Charles Street

Solving A Renovation Challenge At 150 Charles Street

The Situation The building consists of luxurious apartments located in one of the most expensive areas of Manhattan, West Village, overlooking the Hudson River and Hudson River Park. This building is a luxuriously thoughtful addition to the Manhattan skyline. The building incorporates the abandoned Whitehall warehouse, a massive, utilitarian structure of concrete, brick, and glass. The …

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New Trade Show for Digital Solutions in the Building Industry

Digital Solutions In The Building Industry Have Their New Trade Show

Under the title “digitalBAU”, Messe München launches a new trade show for digital solutions in the building sector jointly with the Federal Association of Construction Software [Bundesverband Bausoftware – BVBS]. “digitalBAU” will take place for the first time in Cologne from February 18 to 20, 2020. It is primarily addressed to planners, architects, engineers, building …

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CLEARSHADE™ IGU: ONE PRODUCT FOR DAYLIGHTING, SOLAR SHADING, USER COMFORT

Clearshade™ IGU: One product for daylighting, solar shading and user comfort

Panelite’s ClearShade™ high performance exterior glazing allows architects, engineers and building owners to meet daylighting, energy efficiency, user comfort and aesthetic goals in a single product. Most critical for energy efficiency and return on investment, ClearShade™ technology optimizes both daylighting and solar heat control, while most glazing solutions favor one of these goals at the expense of …

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Rocky Mountain Institute’s Boulder office

Alpen Technology – Key Component of Boulder Commons Zero Energy Performance

Boulder Commons, a net zero energy development in Colorado, is the home of Rocky Mountain Institute’s Boulder office. The project sets a new paradigm for zero energy lease structures, alternative mobility and high-performance speculative buildings. Alpen fiberglass windows provide a critical element of these two 100,000 square foot NZE/ZE buildings. Zero energy buildings have recently experienced a …

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DAYLIGHT ANALYSIS & GLAZING SELECTION: A CASE STUDY

Daylight Analysis & Glazing Selection: A Case Study

Natural lighting is an extremely important part of any building – simply because it is beneficial to both comfort and energy efficiency of an interior space. Having ideal natural lighting inside a building can reduce the dependency on artificial lighting and create a much more holistic environment for rest, relaxation and work. Yet, enabling the …

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Translucent Corridor at Lawrence Tech Creates Connectivity

Translucent Corridor at Lawrence Tech Creates Connectivity

Opened in August 2018, the East Residence Hall at Lawrence Technological University in Southfield, MI is dedicated to helping shift LTU from a commuter school to an independent dynamic campus. Their recent addition of a football program in addition to an influx of international students has caused a rapid increase in student growth, sparking a …

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Aldi’s UK headquarters

Pilkington UK Delivers Glass Centrepeice in Aldi HQ Makeover

St Helens based glass manufacturer Pilkington United Kingdom Limited, part of the NSG Group, has helped to create a three-story structural glass cube as part of a makeover and extension at Aldi’s UK headquarters. Aldi’s £70m investment in the site has added new architectural features to the building’s exterior and created 14,000 sqm of new …

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From 14 – 19 January 2019, the world’s leading trade fair for architecture, materials and systems takes place in Munich.

New Trade Show for Digital Solutions in the Building Industry

Under the title “digitalBAU”, Messe München launches a new trade show for digital solutions in the building sector jointly with the Federal Association of Construction Software [Bundesverband Bausoftware – BVBS]. “digitalBAU” will take place for the first time in Cologne from February 18 to 20, 2020. It is primarily addressed to planners, architects, engineers, building …

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The largest construction event in the Middle East, The Big 5, returns with a brand new look and mission to the Dubai World Trade Centre from 26 to 29 November.

The Big 5: The largest construction event in the Middle East

Under the theme “Shaping the Future of Construction”, the 39th edition of The Big 5 will introduce never seen before technologies and innovative solutions, organisers dmg events announce. Running from 26 to 29 November (11:00-19:00 hrs daily) at the Dubai World Trade Centre, the event will shed light on rising entrepreneurs who promise to disrupt the …

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