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Zak World of Facades Returns to New York

Zak World of Façades, an international conference series on façade design and engineering, will occur on October 11 at Pier Sixty at Chelsea Piers in New York. The day-long event will include discussions and presentations on sustainable innovations and challenges … Continue reading

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Bird Watch: Experts Discuss Glazing Industry’s Role in Protecting Birds

Questioning what the glass and glazing industry can do to help mitigate the number of fatal collisions affecting birds has been a longstanding discussion. It was also the focus of one session during the recent Zak World of Facades conference … Continue reading

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“Critical Naiveté” Can Lead to Unique Architecture

Attila Arian, president of Schuco USA, served as host yesterday during Zak World of Facades, which returned to New York with a day-long event covering a diverse program for the architectural façade industry. In introducing presenter Joshua Ramus, founding principal … Continue reading

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Calling All Troublemakers … Your Help is Needed

If Steve Jobs was alive and wasn’t heading up Apple, imagine if he was leading a company in the facades industry. What do you think he would say to those in his organization? Would he say, “That looks good. Keep … Continue reading

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