Structurflex

Structurflex Structurflex Facades are an economical façade screening system that looks like an expensive metal mesh at typically 50% of the cost installed. This unique European Screening System is a value engineered economical alternative to metal and/or glass and offers a much lower cost of ownership/lifecycle costs. WEBSITE: www.structurflex.com ADDRESS: 414 Oak Street, Suite 101

Copenhagen’s circular Axel Towers reinterpret traditional urban form

Located within Copenhagen’s city center, a new housing development challenges traditional urban form, while offering new possibilities for shared collective space and sensitively-scaled infill development. Designed by Lundgaard & Tranberg Architects, the Axel Towers are a collection of five circular mid-rise buildings, named after their block “Axeltorv” which occupies a site nestled between prominent medieval

Miami’s latest garage project is inspired by surrealist games

Miami is perhaps the epicenter of architectural parking garage design, hosting work from Herzog & de Meuron, Frank Gehry, Enrique Norten, OMA, Arquitectonica, IwamotoScott, Leong Leong, John Baldessari, a scrapped Zaha Hadid proposal, and more. Adding to the mix is a seven-story mixed-use structure integrating retail with an 800-car capacity garage. Facade Manufacturer Zahner (fabrication);

A skin for the spectacular? It has to be ETFE.

From biodomes to Disney resorts, “Sheds” and stadiums, ethylene tetrafluoroethylene, better known as ETFE, has become the material of choice for architects designing a venue for the spectacular. Appealing to designers as an affordable, translucent building skin, the material is now the go-to polymer for flamboyant facades. The Architect’s Newspaper (AN) spoke to three firms leading the

CL Talon

CL Talon The CL-Talon system is a revolutionary cladding support system, fabricated with aligning measurements integrated into the system elements. It dramatically reduces installation time and errors, lowering the cost and raising the quality of cladding applications. The superior thermal break performance of CL-Talon Therme clips increases building energy-efficiency, lowers operating costs and potentially contributes

Walter P Moore

Walter P Moore 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

Vitrocsa

Vitrocsa Vitrocsa is the Original, slim profile sliding system, invented in Switzerland in 1992. Also known as The Invisible Wall System, the Vitrocsa system features the slimmest profiles in the world and is the choice of Pritzker Prize winning architects. Vitrocsa is manufactured in the US from Swiss made profiles. WEBSITE: www.vitrocsausa.com ADDRESS: 5701 Buckingham

VaproShield LLC

VaproShield LLC For over a decade VaproShield has designed and manufactured high performance vapor permeable water resistive barriers (WRB) and air barrier (AB) membranes and accessories, creating a comprehensive approach to protecting the building envelope that leads to unprecedented savings. With material and labor, the VaproShield WRB/Air Barrier System offers up to 50% savings compared to

Sherwin-Williams Coil Coatings

Sherwin-Williams Coil Coatings Sherwin-Williams Coil Coatings (formerly Valspar Architectural Metal Coatings) is a leader in high-performance coatings for metal building products. Fluropon® 70% PVDF coatings for coil and extrusion applications will bring your façade to life through an unlimited palette of 50,000+ colors and aesthetic effects. WEBSITE: coil.sherwin.com ADDRESS: 110 53rd St. Minneapolis, MN 55415

UL LLC

UL, LLC UL’s building science team is comprised of a dynamic and experienced team of highly specialized professionals, with thought leadership and global Centers of Excellence based out of the Chicago, Montreal and Toronto headquarters. Our team is made up of engineers, architects, technologists and specialists in building science, offering a wide range of building

Tremco

Tremco Tremco is North America’s leading supplier of building envelope solutions for managing air, moisture and thermal transmission. Glazing systems incorporate high-performance silicone sealants, rubber extrusions, gaskets, tapes and setting blocks. Along with compatible air/vapor barriers and window-to-wall transitions, Tremco systems help ensure continuity and meet challenging design and performance criteria. WEBSITE: www.tremcosealants.com ADDRESS: 3735

W&W Glass LLC

W&W Glass LLC W&W Glass LLC is one of the largest union metal and glass companies in the New York metropolitan area and the largest supplier of structural glass systems in the country. We design and install various building enclosure systems, including unitized curtain walls, Pilkington Planar™ structural glass facades, and custom metal and glass

Terreal North America

Terreal North America Terreal North America designs and manufactures terra cotta wall claddings, sunscreens and roof tiles. Terreal North America is a subsidiary of Ludowici Roof Tile, both based in New Lexington, Ohio. As part of a family of terra cotta companies, Terreal’s products are engineered and manufactured in facilities with over 300 years of

TerraCORE Panels

TerraCORE Panels TerraCORE Panels – in partnership with GammaStone and Fiandre – is a leading provider of lightweight panelized cladding systems with an expansive portfolio of solutions. The GammaStone AIR system represents the next generation of thin veneer reinforced cladding, utilizing materials ranging from natural stone, porcelain, glass, brick, GFRC, and mosaic tile. Fiandre’s large-format

Tension Structures

Tension Structures Tension Structures (a division of Eide Industries, Inc.) is one of the most respected names in the shade structure industry, and we are proud to be owned and operated in the United States. We recommend and use only the highest quality Facid hardware, textile fabrics, and digital graphics products to integrate with your

Tecnoglass

Tecnoglass Tecnoglass is a fully integrated group of companies including Tecnoglass SA, ESWindows and Alutions, which offer the latest technology on glass, aluminum frames, facades and window systems. These companies employ over 5000 people and sell to 27 countries, providing single source responsibility in all their products. WEBSITE: www.tecnoglass.com ADDRESS: Avenida Circunvalar a 100 mts