ERIE, PA – Zurn Industries, LLC provided numerous products for the large-scale, expedited reconstruction of one of college football’s iconic stadiums, the Citrus Bowl in Orlando, FL.
Everything below the stadium’s upper deck was demolished and reconstructed as part of an overall modernization project for a venue that dates back to 1936. The $200 million project began in January 2014 and was finished in only ten months, providing Orlando with an 85 percent new stadium.
AURORA, IL… H.B. Fuller Construction Products made two key changes to its organizational structure by creating and filling two new positions: Business Director for the Wholesale Flooring Distribution business and Business Director for Concrete Repair and Restoration. These changes will help the company continue to offer the services and quality its customers expect.
TUALATIN, OR… A renowned London-based design studio chose Cascade Architectural’s Fabricoil™ architectural coiled wire fabric system as an “innovative design element” for the opulent new destination bar and lounge, TwoRuba, inside the Hilton Tower Bridge hotel.
The hotel’s name derives from its close proximity to one of the most iconic landmarks in London, Tower Bridge. TwoRuba opened in September 2014.
JAMESTOWN, NY – Hope’s® University Series™ custom, handcrafted solid steel windows – and Hope’s 5000 Series™ steel swing doors – were installed in an historic, renovated building that now serves as the home of the newly created, state-of-the-art Birthplace of Country Music Museum in Bristol, VA.
The museum’s director and head curator, Jessica Turner, describes the Hope’s products as “stunning” and says they restored the two-level, 24,000 sq. ft. building to its “former glory.”
FALCONER, NY… Ellison Bronze, Inc., the inventor of the balanced door, provides custom entry doors for Old Point Bank’s new headquarters and full-service branch in Hampton, Virginia. The Muntz bronze doors complement the building’s early 20th century aesthetic, while offering durability that will last long into the 21st century.
ERIE, PA – Zurn Industries, LLC announces that one of its sales managers has been re-elected to the Board of Directors of the American Society of Plumbing Engineers (ASPE).
Vincent Scriboni, Territory Manager-Sales for Zurn Green Turtle, will serve a second two-year term as Vice President, Affiliate for the ASPE board.
Scriboni’s duties include supervision of the Affiliate Advisory Committee–which assists in the planning of the ASPE Convention and Exposition–and communicating affiliate views on technical issues to ASPE.
Unique Staircase Features Precision-Cut Woven Wire Mesh
Wednesday, November 19, 2014
MUKWONAGO, WI…Architects tend to have more specific visions of their dream homes than other homeowners – and Greg Buchheit, a principal with Architectural Remodel & Contracting, Saint Charles, MO, is no exception. He and his wife, Amanda Buchheit, aimed to align their staircase’s railing with their home’s overall aesthetic, and Banker Wire mesh provided the perfect design solution.
App Retains All Functionality and Features of iOS Version
Tuesday, November 11, 2014
OWATONNA, MN… Four months after being unveiled at the AIA National Convention in Chicago, the ViraconGlass iPad app is now available as a web app on the Viracon website. Architects and designers can use the app on their personal computers or any operating system, thanks to its browser-based functionality.
LOUISVILLE, KY… Metal Sales™ Manufacturing Corporation provided 133,000 square feet of roof and wall panels to outfit the Central Arizona College (CAC) Maricopa Campus. The campus consists of three “academic sheds” and a central plant. The project team’s goal was to create highly sustainable structures that complement their surrounding landscape.
Multiple Layers of Fabric Offer Flexible, Elegant Light Diffusion
Monday, November 10, 2014
DEPEW, NY…SEFAR® Architecture’s TENARA® Fabric has completely transformed light canopies at the St. George Staten Island Ferry Terminal. Paired with a new lighting system, the fabric provides an elegant, yet enduring solution for the once-obsolete canopies.