Project of the Month

111 Eagle Street Channels Nature

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While designing with nature in mind is not a new concept—architects and designers have been “bringing the outside in” for years now—few buildings have been inspired by, or been designed to reflect on, nature and other surroundings the way 111 … Continue reading

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Dynamic Glazing Helping Hearts at Children’s Hospital Colorado

SageGlass was used in the cardiac operating rooms of the newly completed East Tower, part of the Colorado Children’s Hospital in Aurora, Colo.

The Children’s Hospital in Aurora, Colo., utilizes a lot of glass—much of it used for the purposes of making the building feel welcoming. According to ZGF, project architects, the hospital is built to maximize the use of natural light, using … Continue reading

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Glassy Glebe Road Project Wins Office Building of the Year Award

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Located in Arlington, Va., 800 North Glebe Road, which features more than 78,000 square feet of glass, was named the 2012 Speculative Office Building of the Year by the National Association of Industrial and Office Properties, Northern Virginia in the … Continue reading

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Piedmont Natural Gas Operations Center

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Located in Nashville, Tenn., the Piedmont Natural Gas Operations Center, designed by Charlotte, N.C.-based C design Inc., features high-performance glazing that helped the project earn LEED Gold certification. PPG Industries supplied Solarban z50 solar control, low-E glass, which was fabricated … Continue reading

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