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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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Why Does Smart Glass Architecture Make Sense for Hospitals

Why Does Smart Glass Make Sense for Hospitals?

Imagine having a glass installed in your room which can change its appearance as per your liking? Well, smart glass (or switchable glass) is a high-tech glass manufactured by treating glass with an electrochromic metal oxide coating that allows it to transform from a transparent glass to a translucent glass when a low voltage of …

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New opportunities – POLFLAM BR butt-joint glass in curtain walls

In the functional arrangement of office buildings and public buildings, designers eagerly reach for solutions that provide optical lightness when separating individual spaces with glass walls. Fire resistance is often required. POLFLAM BR glass is intended for such applications – developed for creating fire-resistant glazing of large surface, without vertical profiles connecting individual wall modules. Large …

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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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Alucobond Headquarters Showcases Company’s Commitment To Innovation

The FAM head office in Magdeburg, Germany employs an aluminum composite and glass façade. The curvaceous exterior was achieved with the use of Alucobond A2 material in Sunrise Silver Metallic and Sky Blue finishes. The headquarters was designed by pbr Planungsbüro Rohling AG of Stuttgart to showcase the company’s corporate branding, as well as a …

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CMS Window Systems doubles aluminium capacity

CMS Window Systems doubles aluminium capacity

A £500,000 investment programme in next generation machinery and personnel has more than doubled CMS Window Systems’ production capacity for aluminium windows, doors and curtain walling, and boosted its site installation workforce. At the heart of this capacity-boosting investment is the commissioning of Scotland’s first Emmegi Quadra L2, a state-of-the-art 18-axis CNC machining centre for …

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Instantly Block Out Distractions And Keep Meetings Private

With the growing trend of open floorplans, glass-enclosed conference rooms have become second nature. The only downside to a glass room is the lack of privacy, also known as “fishbowl feeling” which most people don’t realize until they’re inside. We at Innovative Glass have a smart solution to this problem. Our eGlass brand switchable LC Privacy Glass allows you …

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Unicel Architectural acquires assets of IC2 Technologies to extend portfolio of sustainable building envelope solutions

Unicel Architectural, manufacturer of vision and daylight control solutions, today announced that it has acquired all the assets of IC2 Technologies Inc. based in Portneuf, QC. Specialized in the fabrication of high energy-efficiency timber curtain walls, IC2 is an industry leader in the construction of passive houses and carbon-neutral buildings. The acquisition accelerates Unicel’s plans …

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