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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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A Modern Home is a Functional Home

What Really Defines A Modern Home?

It would be hard to pin point certain technologies that have rendered our modern homes functional. However, there is no dearth of modern designs, features, and gadgets that make life simpler; and these things are updated and upgraded with every model. However, the question that needs to be asked is: what really defines a modern …

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AGC and Panasonic to Jointly Develop "Vacuum Insulated Glass"

AGC and Panasonic to Jointly Develop “Vacuum Insulated Glass”

AGC (Headquarters: Tokyo; President: Takuya Shimamura) and Panasonic (Headquarters: Osaka; President: Kazuhiro Tsuga) have agreed to partner in developing vacuum insulated glass with the industry’s highest class of insulation performance*1, and releasing the product for sale in the European market. AGC will install a new production line for producing vacuum insulated glass at its plant …

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A new DAKO’s standard! The DPQ-76 series

The changing needs of customers, who are increasingly sensitive to issues related to thermal insulation in their homes and to the changes in construction law, which increase the requirements for the windows settings, will find a suitable product in the Dako’s range. Dako presents their new product: the DPQ-76 Windows series based on a high-quality profile. The …

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