Metropolitan Pavilion: 125 W 18th St, SYMPOSIUM + Methods+Materials Sponsor Gallery
Meet with industry-leading manufacturers of every possible exteriors product.
Over sixty companies from cladding, glazing, framing + facade systems, to advanced materials and service sectors will be on hand to field questions and demo products for all of your project needs.
Vitro Architectural Glass is the largest float glass producer in the Americas, manufacturing a range of industry-leading, energy-efficient products such as Solarban®, Sungate® and Starphire Ultra-Clear® glasses and VacuMax™ Vacuum Insulating Glass (VIG). Committed to sustainable manufacturing processes and products, the company also operates one of the world’s largest glass research and development facilities in Pittsburgh and four residential glass fabrication plants in Canada. Upholding the values of “Together, We See Further”, Vitro strives to realize the power of partnership to ensure that projects meet or exceed ever-evolving sustainability expectations as well as glass requirements.
YKK AP America is a national manufacturer of award-winning commercial façade systems, architectural windows and residential doors and windows. Driven by a desire to provide exceptional service in our markets, YKK AP America builds upon our foundation of advanced engineering, vertically integrated manufacturing, and customer focus to deliver the highest level of quality at a competitive price.
Extreme weather. Stricter code requirements. Difficult deadlines. It’s clear: Your job is more challenging than ever. But problem solving is 3M’s business. We make smart solutions by applying the best of materials science to your toughest construction challenges. By partnering with 3M for building protection, you’ll have the resources you need to build smarter.
Let’s Build Smarter.
SAFTI FIRST has over 35 years of experience in testing, innovating and providing technologically advanced fire rated glass and framing systems. Our products are tested, certified, listed and labeled both by UL and Intertek/Warnock-Hersey. SAFTI FIRST is also the fire rated glass and framing division of O’Keeffe’s Inc., a leading USA manufacturer of architectural glass and metal products for 80 years.
SAFTI FIRST was the first company to develop and bring to market a fully listed and labeled fire resistive wall and door assembly using clear, ASTM E-119 rated advanced glazing and framing assemblies proudly manufactured here in the USA. We continue to be the leading single-source manufacturer of USA made fire resistive glass and framing assemblies.
3M™ VHB™ Structural Glazing Tapes are durable, high performance two-sided pressure sensitive acrylic foam tapes for the bonding of glass panels into curtain wall, skylight/canopies and commercial window and door systems. These tapes offer significant value to glazing system manufacturers, contract glazers and most importantly, the building owner.
AkzoNobel offers a complete range of products for architectural aluminum, including TRINAR liquid spray coatings and INTERPON powder coatings. Both meet AAMA 2605 standards for Superior Performance and are ideal for monumental projects as well as residential and institutional applications. Widely specified for their performance, durability and color and gloss retention, AkzoNobel coatings ensure the look you spec is the look that lasts.
Founded in 1963, ATAS International, Inc. is a leading manufacturer of metal wall cladding, roofing, ceilings, perimeter edge metal, and accessories. The ATAS portfolio features an expansive selection of products available in aluminum, steel, zinc, stainless steel, and copper. Over thirty stock colors are available with 70% PVDF finish.
Distributors and Consultants for Façade Industry Manufacturers, Building Owners, Architects, Engineers, General Contractors and Façade Systems Installers for all matters relating to Façades and Façade Framing System Solutions.
-SYSTEA North America Distributor
-ItalMesh USA Distributor
Axalta’s architectural powder coatings are available in many colors and finishes that meet or exceed AAMA 2603, 2604, and 2605, and will keep you at the forefront of architectural color trends. Axalta’s Dura Coat division produces liquid coatings that meet or exceed AAMA specifications and provide flexibility to customize colors.
Glass rainscreens, ventilated glass facades, and specialty glass wall systems. Founded in New York City in 1927, Bendheim is a fourth-generation family-owned company, offering a virtually unlimited range of in-stock and custom architectural glass and systems.
Bostik, a subsidiary of the Arkema Group and a global player in specialty adhesives for the construction, consumer and industrial markets, develops innovative and multifunctional sealing and bonding solutions that have been shaping our daily lives for over 130 years.
Branch Technology is changing the way building designs and construction are approached and carried out. Since its founding, Branch has been inspired by nature to build sustainably and efficiently, combining industrial robotics, 3D-printing, geometry-based algorithms, and an innovative “freeform” extrusion system that enables unprecedented design freedom and resource efficiency.
Boston Valley Terra Cotta is recognized as an innovative manufacturer of architectural ceramics, producing architectural terra cotta, roof tile and the only U.S. manufactured rain screen system, TerraClad™. BVTC has collaborated on numerous R&D initiatives with visiting artists, scientists, and architects, participating in construction projects from design development to completion.
CENTRIA Innovations in architectural metal wall and roof systems are helping building teams around the world envision metal as the future of the building envelope. From inspiration through installation, CENTRIA provides the highest level of expertise including service and support from an elite Dealer Network. Based in Pittsburgh (Moon Township, Pa.), our metal architectural systems are the perfect combination of science and aesthetics, offering advanced thermal and moisture protection technology, the broadest spectrum of design options, truly integrated components, and superior sustainability. We invite you to explore the limitless possibilities metal provides for your next project at CENTRIA.com.
The POHL Group is a family-owned business with an 160-year-old tradition. The combination of tradition, high quality and innovative thinking is the foundation of becoming an expert in metal handicraft. Today the POHL Group is one of the worldwide leading addresses for planning, technical construction as well as producing ventilated and insulated curtain walls.
Cladding Concepts International is the facade products and services division of Belden Tri-State Building Materials, a company servicing the construction community since 1936. CCI proudly represents the most comprehensive portfolio of terra-cotta, porcelain stone, compact panel and high-end decorative metal facade systems alongside turnkey design and technical support with streamlined project supply management and logistics.
CLADIATOR is a manufacturer of structural and non-structural support systems for exterior cladding and interior wall and ceiling applications. These smart, quality engineered systems provide architects with maximum design flexibility and contractors with a safe, quick and accurate installation method for multiple applications. Our mission is to accelerate the advancement of smart building design & construction by providing unique and cleverly engineered systems. We remain dedicated and driven by our commitment to continuous improvement.
We are Construction Specialties (CS), a family-owned building products manufacturer. We provide custom solutions to complex problems that architects, designers, building owners, facility managers, and contractors face every day. Since inventing the first extruded louver, CS has become a global leader in all its product categories.
Cosentino Group is a global, Spanish, family-owned company that produces and distributes highly innovative surfaces for the world of design and architecture. This objective is possible thanks to pioneering and leading brands such as Silestone®, Dekton®, and Sensa by Cosentino®. Technologically advanced surfaces that allow for the creation of unique designs and spaces for both commercial and residential projects.
Crossville’s exterior surface solutions represent the latest innovations in the porcelain tile industry. From technically advanced porcelain tile panels (tiles measured in feet, not inches) to sustainably produced porcelain tile collections, Crossville offers architects and designers revolutionary exterior cladding materials. Design boldly and specify confidently with Crossville’s advanced, modern options.
DuPont™ Tedlar® protective film helps extend the look and life of your design, even in the most extreme environments. From severe weather to harsh chemicals, Tedlar® protective film provides long-term durability and performance. Tedlar® protective film can easily be applied to a range of surfaces, providing the flexibility to design your way, and the surface performance to keep it that way.
In addition to exceptional protection from the elements, Tedlar® provides an impervious barrier against stains and scuffs, making them easy to wipe away. And because it can stand up to the harshest industrial cleaning products, including bleach, Tedlar® protective film helps keep your designs looking their best.
Eastman is a specialty company that produces a broad product range, including Saflex® and Vanceva® laminated glass interlayers. These interlayers can enhance glass capability in terms of safety, security, strength, storm resistance, colors, translucence, neutrality, solar performance, and acoustics. Architects/engineers count on Eastman’s expertise in identifying facade/interior laminated glass solutions.
Eventscape is an award-winning custom fabrication firm, collaborating with the world’s top architects and designers. We are well known as a“Preferred Partner” for the execution of custom feature elements. Working in multiple materials and markets with the latest equipment and technologies, together, we “build the extraordinary®”.
Facades X is a manufacturers representative for high performance exterior envelope and cladding systems. We work with designers, engineers, contractors and stakeholders on the technical design and implementation of various materials and systems from waterproofing, to support systems and the cladding. We offer a wide range of products to suit needs from natural stone, terra cotta, porcelain and down to metal and fiber cement panels. Where possible present a complete solution to buildings with several different finishes depending on the need. We focus to provide coordination and engineering between systems and ensure installers have clear path to complete the project.
Farren International, for over 55 years, has been providing total logistics excellence. We not only have a national network but also a global presence as well. Our full service offerings include, domestic/global plant relocation, LTL/flatbed/heavy haul/inter-modal transportation, warehousing/3PL, import/export packaging & crating, rigging/millwright/project services and Supply Chain Management. Our national network consists of representation in AZ, CA, CT, NY, NJ, OH and TX. We are industry specialists in areas such as building supplies, aerospace, plastics, machinery, data centers, power/energy and the nuclear field. Farren is an asset based company with it’s own offices, drivers and equipment.
Original works of architecture. Design, manufacture and installation of high performance custom unitized façade systems. Engineering of complex structures.
Focchi North America Corp. is part of Focchi Group, leader in the sector of prefabricated building enclosures. We are engaged in the full cladding process from design, manufacture, delivery and site installation.
Gate Precast Company operates nine manufacturing facilities with the most diverse product lines of prefabricated concrete systems for structures. With a delivery area encompassing more than two-thirds of the U.S., Gate Precast maintains its reputation for superior quality while continuously engaging with academia, design-assist partners and others in the construction industry to research and develop innovative prefabricated products and finishes for the built environment. With that focus, Gate Precast provides designers greater freedom through a resilient product, owners more cost certainty through lower life-cycle costs and builders an accelerated project schedule and cleaner, safer jobsites. Our many award-winning projects embody this focus. For more information, please visit www.gateprecast.com.
GCP Applied Technologies is a leading global provider of construction products technologies that include high-performance waterproofing products and specialty systems such as PERM-A-BARRIER®, SILCOR® and PREPRUFE®, additives for cement and concrete and the VERIFI® in-transit concrete management system. GCP products have been used to build some of the world’s most renowned structures. More information is available at www.gcpat.com.
Established in 1964, G+MC is the experienced leader in the engineering and fabrication of complex architectural systems including point-supported glass canopies, vestibules, entrance systems, structural walls, windscreens, guardrails, glass flooring and decorative glass walls. Based in Michigan, G+MC supports projects across North America with US sourced and fabricated materials.
HOFMANN is a globally active designer, fabricator and installer of complex exterior stone and ultra-high-performance-concrete façade systems. With deep in-house façade-engineering & material science expertise, five state-of-the-art fabrication facilities and experienced site-installation managers, HOFMANN offers comprehensive turn-key façade-solutions for challenging projects worldwide which meet the highest technical and sustainability standards.
WICONA is the premium brand of world wide leading aluminum producer HYDRO and has more than 70 years’ experience – experience from which you can benefit on a daily basis. At WICONA, when it comes to our our curtain wall, window wall, windows and doors every detail counts: from detailed planning to the perfect processing material and rapid supply right through to active sales support.
Hydro delivers customized aluminum extrusions for your own building systems as well as complete branded systems for the building envelope. Our Sapa, Technal and Wicona brands develop and manufacture complete systems, while our local manufacturing plants produce the architectural extrusions that fit your own systems.
We specialize in custom, laser-cut metal screens as well as U/L approved illuminated screens. As a subsidiary of iWorks, LLC our screens boast a wide range of applications ; suitable for both interior and exterior spaces. DAS is a fully integrated fabricator based in Los Angeles , California. please visit our website www.dasus.com for further info.
Founded in 1906, Kawneer’s pioneering architectural solutions continue to advance modern design with resilient, distinctive buildings that promote well-being. With locations across North America and Europe, Kawneer offers global technical expertise, champions sustainable construction methods and is building legacies for future generations.
KEIL is a German family company and leading manufacturer of concealed anchors for ventilated rainscreen facades.
More than 50 years of experience in drilling and attaching make us your competent partner. We are pleased to advise you on your particular attachment questions. Every professional can rely on the high quality of KEIL products.
Kingspan Insulated Panels – North America is a business unit of Kingspan, a global company operating in more than 60 countries, with over 140 manufacturing facilities. Kingspan Insulated Panels – North America manufactures and markets three groups of products at its U.S. and Canadian facilities: insulated metal wall and roof panel systems for commercial/industrial construction; insulated architectural panel and façade systems for design-driven projects; and controlled environment panels and doors for cold-storage and climate-controlled warehousing. In addition to its commitment to quality and innovation, the company is on the leading edge of the sustainability movement, offering best-of-class products produced in state-of-the-art, eco-friendly facilities. To learn more visit www.kingspanpanels.us.
Kleidco® is an international system house company, established to provide services to the exclusive buildings about aluminium solutions. Kleidco® produces top quality aluminium systems for its clients. With its operations in Turkey, Spain, France, Germany and USA. Designs of the products are made by a partnership with the world-famous consulting companies
The PVB Division of Kuraray offers the widest portfolio of laminated glass interlayers on the market. Trosifol® ultra-clear, acoustic, and colored PVB interlayers and SentryGlas® ionoplast interlayers provide safety, sound control, decorative, structural and security benefits. Recent security-glazing test results will be highlighted at the conference.
LAMINAM uses the most advanced technologies to create large sized architectural ceramic surfaces that are perfect to facade applications. By nature, the material is hygienic and resistant to frost, heat, mildew and the effects of UV rays. Ecofriendly, Natural raw materials, sustainable technology, and entirely recyclable products are the foundation of Laminam’s green philosophy.
MG McGrath Inc is an award-winning leader in the design, fabrication, and installation of architectural surfaces including glass and custom metal panels in a variety of materials and finishes.
Northern Facades Ltd is a leading fabricator for architectural metal panel and unitized glazing systems. Our expertise consists of Design Assist, Engineering, Custom Systems Design, Drafting, Manufacturing, Testing, Value Engineering, and Project Management. We work with the building envelope community to deliver designed, code compliant fabricated systems to building owners enjoying beautiful facades lasting for many generations.
Driven by innovation, color and sustainability, PPG has been changing what’s possible in architectural metal coatings since 1967. What started with revolutionary PPG DURANAR today includes infrared-reflective pigments, customizable powders and now, PPG CORAFLON Platinum, the newest addition to PPG’s world-class fluoropolymer powder coatings for architectural metal and aluminum sheets.
Our objective is to provide the world of architecture with unique materials that help architects design warm, beautiful, comfortable spaces that improve the quality of life for all. At Prodema we work hard to be a source of inspiration for architects.
ProSpec, LLC works with Architects, Engineers, and Owner/Developers to promote fully engineered large format porcelain rain screen façade systems, distributed by Pro Exterior, a certified Women Owned Business with New York City and the Port Authority of NY and NJ.
Our goal is to increase the value of buildings and to enhance the living and working environment of people worldwide.
Reynaers Aluminium is a leading specialist in the development, distribution, and commercialization of innovative and sustainable aluminum architectural solutions. These include a wide variety of windows, doors, and curtain walls. Besides the extensive range of standard solutions, we also develop customized solutions tailored to the individual customer or project.
Rigidized® Metals Corporation has led the world in the development and production of deep-textured, three dimensional metals used in architectural, industrial and transportation applications. Rigidized® Metals products are known for their attractive, economical and functional appeal. The Rigidized® Metals deep-texturing process adds strength, impact resistance and the ability to hide scratches. It also allows for down-gauging, resulting in lighter, longer lasting products and reduced maintenance costs.
The ROCKWOOL Group is the world’s leading manufacturer of stone wool insulation. We offer a full range of high-performing and sustainable insulation products for the construction industry. Our insulation products are based on innovative stone wool technology and today we are the world’s leading manufacturer of stone wool insulation. The ROCKWOOL group also includes a range of sister companies delivering specialist solutions for the horticultural, marine and offshore sectors.
Schüco offers a wide range of engineered window, door and facade systems that not only meet, but exceed the thermal and acoustic performance criteria of most project specifications. We support our partners and customers with a comprehensive range of services: engineering, estimating, project management and technical support. From design through fabrication, assembly, installation and ongoing system maintenance, with Schüco USA you have a partner in lockstep with your very need.
Based in the Germany town of Gersthofen, sedak is a premium manufacturer of optimum quality insulated and safety glass. As a market leader and specialist in oversized glass formats and special glass, we supply single-pane glass, multi-layer glass and functional insulated glass in formats up to 3.6m × 20m.
SFS is a leading manufacturer of rainscreen support systems with drainage and back-ventilation, featured with our NVELOPE product line. Our fasteners, brackets, rails and other components can adapt to work with a variety of facades while delivering uncompromising quality with cost-efficiency and help you meet code compliance requirements.
Sherwin-Williams Coil Coatings (formerly Valspar Architectural Metal Coatings) is a leader in the art and science of high-performance coatings that excel in both beauty and function. Our long-lasting Fluropon® 70% PVDF architectural coatings for coil and extrusion applications comes to life through an unlimited palette of 50,000+ colors and aesthetic effects and will keep your building façade looking new for decades to come. Coating applications include Curtain Wall, Metal Wall Panel Systems, Metal Roofing, Aluminum Window and Door Frames, Skylights, Soffits and Fascia, and more.
Shildan is the leading supplier of terracotta rainscreen and sunscreen products for iconic and energy efficient building faҫades. Shildan introduced Terracotta Rainscreen to the US market 15 years ago and has completed 300 institutional projects. Shildan is a solutions company. Our experienced technical sales team offers early design guidance to architects, engineers & owners, design build services and technical assistance. Shildan specializes in designing and engineering systems to meet the needs of today’s high performing facades.
Skyline Windows is a fourth-generation family owned and operated company that was established 100 years ago and remains a leader in the industry. We specialize in the design, manufacturing, installation, and replacement of windows, window wall systems, and terrace doors. Our historical expertise enables us to meet the most stringent requirements while maintaining the highest performance and aesthetic standards in the industry. Although we are a New York based company we operate on a nation-wide basis.
Spectrum Metal Finishing, Inc., is a custom applicator of liquid and powder coatings servicing the commercial construction markets throughout the US. A member of PPG’s elite “Certified Applicator Program” and ISO-9001 Certified. Licensed by all major Kynar 500 paint suppliers. We meet/exceed all AAMA 2603, 2604, and 2605 specs with capabilities up to 33’ with 20 year warranties.
Specified Technologies Inc. leads the industry in developing innovative fire protection systems that help stop the spread of fire, smoke and hot gases. For over 25 years, our team has worked hand in hand with the construction industry to create simple solutions to complex firestopping problems. Since firestopping is our only business, we concentrate all our resources on providing the highest quality, fully tested, innovative firestopping solutions.
Sto is an international technology leader in the design and production of innovative building materials tailored to human needs. Our wall systems, coatings and finishes have been the choice of leading architects, engineers and contractors for 61 years, and we are the world’s largest manufacturer of exterior thermal insulation systems, with 35 subsidiaries, more than 5000 employees, and 21 factories operating around the globe.
Stone Panels International LLC is the leader in lightweight natural stone solutions and is the only supplier of the StoneLite® panel system developed over 40 years ago. StoneLite® is an internationally certified and tested, wall cladding system incorporating the beauty of natural stone with an aircraft quality honeycomb reinforced substrate.
SWISSPEARL is the leading European manufacturer of cement composite façades for quality, high-end architecture. As the world leader in coloration technology and facade knowledge, our cement panels offer a wide range of products, aspects and colors specially designed to meet architects’ needs for superior rainscreen cladding applications.
SYSTEA is a leading provider of high-quality subframe systems.
As a connection between the load-bearing wall and facade cladding, SYSTEA solutions are responsible for safe and secure support. Next to its static engineering roles it also fulfills requirements like highest fire safety and energy efficiency as well as ensuring simple assembly and installation.
Industry leader in high performance, durable cladding systems. Representing Argeton, Corium and LithoDecor in North America. Services provided by the Telling team stem from years of experience in contracting, material handling and facade design.
Tenmat is a leading manufacturer of innovative passive fire protection products and intumescent materials. Tenmat’s line of firestopping solutions include intumescent fireblock for rain screen systems, fire resistance-rated enclosures for recessed lights, LEDs and luminaire troffers, as well as firestopping blocks, foams and sealants for through-penetrations in walls and ceilings.
TerraCORE Panels is a leading provider of lightweight panelized cladding systems with an expansive portfolio of solutions. In partnership with Fiandre, TerraCORE offers a large-format porcelain rainscreen façade system that serves as an innovative and eco-friendly alternative to traditional cladding in a vast array of colors and finishes. Utilizing a one-million-sqft plant in Crossville, TN, TerraCORE’s porcelain system serves as one of the premier “Made in the USA” cladding products on the market. TerraCORE’s lightweight panel systems offer increased speed and ease of installation while facilitating the design and construction of lean and sustainable buildings.
Viracon offers a complete range of architectural exterior glass products. We not only fabricate glass, we also deliver design, aesthetic, budget and performance solutions for projects big and small. Our offering includes insulating, laminated, silk-screened, digital print, spandrel, hurricane-resistant, acoustical, blast-mitigating, electronic eavesdropping mitigating and a broad selection of proprietary high performance coatings.
WindowMaster was founded in 1990 with its vision is to create better buildings that have plenty of fresh air and excellent and safe indoor climates. WindowMaster employs highly experienced cleantech specialists in Denmark, Norway, Germany, United Kingdom, Ireland, Switzerland, and throughout North America. In addition, we work with a vast network of certified partners to bring our high quality solutions effectively to your building project.We supply sustainable indoor climate solutions for all types of buildings and our solutions are based on natural forces – natural ventilation. In addition, we have many years of experience in providing smoke ventilation solutions that comply with European EN standards, Danish regulatory standards and UL 325.
Entuitive are a group of purpose-driven engineers, designers, technologists, and city building experts who deliver uncompromising performance through a range of comprehensive solutions for the built environment. We are a people-first organization, known for our team’s ability to simplify the most complex engineering challenges. We believe in a sustainable future.
Permasteelisa North America, a member of the Permasteelisa Group, is the largest specialty facade contractor in the US, specialized in the engineering, project management, manufacturing, and installation of architectural envelopes and interior systems. Headquarters in Windsor, CT with offices in Minnesota, Chicago, New York, Miami and Montreal.
Glazing Rubber Seals and Gaskets for Innovative Projects – At Vicone, we supply a wide range of silicone and EPDM window and glazing seals, custom-made to your specifications. Our custom rubber sealing solutions can help you achieve your building façade’s energy and sustainability objectives.
W&W Glass is one of New York’s largest architectural glass and metal subcontractors, specializing in unitized curtain walls, storefronts, and interior glass and glazing. W&W is the North American distributor of the Pilkington PlanarTM structural glass system. Pilkington is renowned worldwide for its high-quality glass fabrication and fully tested warrantied systems.
Walter P Moore is an international company of engineers, architects, innovators, and creative people who solve some of the world’s most complex structural and infrastructure challenges. Providing structural, diagnostics, civil, traffic, parking, transportation, enclosure, and construction engineering services. We design solutions that are cost- and resource-efficient, forward-thinking, and help support and shape communities worldwide. Founded in 1931 and headquartered in Houston, Texas, our 600+ professionals work across 18 U.S. offices and five international locations.
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