Entrance to Steven Spielberg Building, USC School of Cinematic Arts

Two of the New Buildings Bear the Names of George Lucas and Steven Spielberg

Wednesday, April 23, 2014

JAMESTOWN, NY – Hope’s® steel windows and doors were installed in the new home of the University of Southern California’s School of Cinematic Arts – a four-acre complex of six buildings created after the university received sizable donations, including $175 million dollars from acclaimed filmmaker George Lucas.

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Free iPhone App Includes Coverage Calculator

Wednesday, April 23, 2014

AURORA, IL…TEC® announces the release of its first mobile app. The free “TEC™ Installation Systems Coverage Calculator App,” available in the U.S., includes product videos, contact information and a mobile version of the Coverage Calculator, which estimates the amount of tile and flooring installation products needed for a specific job.

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Logo of Zurn Industries, LLC

New Products Include the Proceptor Fiberglass System

Tuesday, April 15, 2014

ERIE, PA – Zurn Industries, LLC announces its product expansion through the acquisition of Green Turtle Technologies Ltd., Green Turtle Americas Ltd. and Filamat Composites Inc. (collectively “Green Turtle”), a leading provider of composite wastewater pretreatment solutions for commercial, institutional and industrial applications. Green Turtle has offices in Charlotte, North Carolina, and Toronto, Ontario, and employs approximately 100 people.

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After consulting with Banker Wire, designers selected DS-1 woven wire mesh for the space.

Woven Wire Mesh Accents Interiors at Renovated Van Buren Building

Monday, April 14, 2014

MUKWONAGO, WI…Northwestern Mutual, a financial services company based in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, has expanded into a brand new, modern office space – in a building that is nearly a century old. The company completely renovated the interior of Milwaukee’s Van Buren building, built in 1926, and Banker Wire woven wire mesh now clads its central elevator banks. 

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New York by Gehry

Doors Complement Building’s Unconventional Design

Thursday, April 10, 2014

FALCONER, N.Y…Ellison Bronze, Inc., the inventor of the balanced door and provider of the highest-quality marquee entrances in the industry, offers its custom door systems to New York by Gehry at 8 Spruce Street in New York City. The stainless steel doors offer a timeless appeal that complements the building’s grand architecture, while providing unmatched durability.

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Glass Coating Offers Superior Aesthetics, Complete Flexibility and Design Options

Friday, April 04, 2014

OWATONNA, MN – Viracon, the nation’s leading single-source architectural glass fabricator, introduces VRE-65 – the latest addition to its lineup of high-performance glass coatings.

With this addition, Viracon offers a tool for designers and architects to balance aesthetics, natural light and solar heat gain while enhancing energy performance. VRE-65 achieves this balance through maintenance of Light to Solar Gain (LSG) ratios from 1.25 to 1.80.

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The Zurn Wilkins ZW209 Pressure Reducing Valve

Wednesday, April 02, 2014

ERIE, PA – Zurn Industries, LLC announces new additions to its roster of Zurn Wilkins Automatic Control Valves (ACV) that build on the excellent quality, reliability, and ease of use provided by the popular ZW209 Pressure Reducing Valve.

With this product line expansion, the Zurn Wilkins ACV offerings address multiple end connection options, pressure ratings, ANSI/AWWA standards, functionalities, and a wide range of applications and uses–including commercial, education, healthcare, industrial, irrigation, penal, retail, waterworks, and fire protection.

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Building Expansion Outfitted with Metal Roof and Wall Panels

Tuesday, April 01, 2014

LOUISVILLE, KY…More than 65,000 square feet of Metal Sales™ roof and wall panels provide ultimate performance and a sleek look for a corporate airplane hangar facility at Fort Collins-Loveland Airport in Colorado. The world-class facility was designed to architecturally express its corporate owner’s culture of innovation.

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The Zurn Z5755-U Omni-Flo Urinal

New Urinal Features Asymmetric Back-wall, while its Universal Design Accommodates both New and Retrofit Projects

Monday, March 31, 2014

ERIE, PA – Zurn Industries, LLC introduces another water-efficient, user-friendly solution for new and retrofit applications: the Zurn Omni-Flo Urinal, designed with an asymmetric back-wall that minimizes splashback while providing sleek, modern aesthetics. 

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Fabric Canopy Offers Aesthetic Consistency and High Performance

Tuesday, March 25, 2014

DEPEW, NY…Efforts to align water and land underpin all aspects of the design of Constance, Germany’s Hotel Riva, from its logo to its architecture. SEFAR® Architecture’s TENARA® Fabric ensures that the hotel remains consistent in its theme — all the way up to its shading canopies.

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Zurn Potable Water CEU on TCA

A Total of Six Courses Available on The Continuing Architect (TCA)

Monday, March 17, 2014

ERIE, PA – Zurn Industries, LLC, the leader in engineered water solutions, has launched two new continuing education (CEU) courses for architects that address water safety and sanitation–bringing the total roster of recent Zurn learning units to six.

Both new Zurn CEUs are available in streaming HD video via The Continuing Architect (TCA): www.thecontinuingarchitect.com. They are a part of a series of eight courses scheduled for release on TCA by the end of 2014.

The two new Zurn courses are:

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The railing, featuring FPZ-10 woven wire mesh, provides a sense of serenity and security to those entering and leaving the hospital.

Parking Structure Aims to Improve Patient Experience at Naval Hospital Camp Pendleton

Wednesday, March 12, 2014

MUKWONAGO, WI…The new Naval Hospital Camp Pendleton serves members of the military in a healing and calming environment – from the moment they arrive on the hospital’s campus to the moment they leave. A four-story parking garage, featuring Banker Wire metal fabric railings and partitions, helps establish this calming environment and creates a sense of tranquility for patients.

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