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  • The basics: The 149,350-square-foot, five-story Department of Environment and Natural Resources office building is one of three sustainable structures to make up the new Green Square Complex in Raleigh, N.C. The sustainable development project also includes the Nature Research Center and the Museum of Natural Sciences. According to officials from Juba Aluminum Products, materials in the DENR...
  • The basics: In April, officials from The James A. Michener Art Museum in Doylestown, Pa., dedicated The Edgar N. Putman Event Pavilion, an all-glass structure extending into the north side of the Museum's Patricia D. Pfundt Sculpture Garden. The museum occupies the site of the former Bucks County Prison, built in 1884. Although much of the prison was torn down in 1986, remnants of the old stone...
  • The basics: The Reflection Room chapel of the Duke Cancer Center in Durham, N.C., features a decorative glass installation aimed at improving the treatment of patients and relieving the stress of families, visitors and staff, according to officials from Architectural Glass Art. The circular glass feature element is designed to appear like a pool of water and serves as the central element in the...
  • The basics: An 80-foot-tall glass, steel and masonry bell tower is the centerpiece of a new classroom building at Columbia Theological Seminary. The $8.2 million building, named the Vernon S. Broyles Jr. Leadership Center, connects a 20,500-square-foot repurposed historic dormitory, built in 1932, with 16,000 square feet of new construction to create what is now the seminary's primary classroom...
  • The basics: The 1.1 million-square-foot University of Michigan C.S. Mott Children's Hospital in Ann Arbor marks the largest construction project in the state in the last year, according to a Guardian Industries release. The facility incorporates 50,000 square feet of energy efficient, advanced architectural glass to maximize daylighting and views, earning it silver certification from the U.S....
  • Specified Systems Inc., www.specifiedsystems.com, was ranked No. 39 on the 2012 Top 50 Glaziers list, up from No. 44 in 2011. With annual sales of between $10 million and $15 million, the contract glazier saw sales increase 5.8 percent from 2010 to 2011. Headquartered in Canonsburg, Pa., the company has two U.S. locations and between 42 and 59 employees.  Photos by Phillip Sams...
  • The basics: The Lynn University Remembrance Plaza in Boca Raton, Fla., features a structure of six glass prisms built to memorialize four university students and two professors who lost their lives on Jan. 12, 2010, when a 7.0 earthquake struck Haiti. The students and faculty were part of a group that went to Haiti in as part of the Journey of Hope, one endeavor in the university's tradition of...
  • The basics: The Mercy Corps headquarters in Portland, Ore., has been designated a 2012 Top Ten Green Project by the AIA's Committee on the Environment in part thanks to its advanced, energy efficient curtain-wall system, and to the use of electrochromic glass, according to a release from Guardian Industries and officials from Sage Electrochromics. The global relief organization took over an...
  • The basics: The University of California-Berkeley's Li Ka Shing Center for Biomedical and Health Sciences facility, opened in January, is a sustainable facility designed for openness and collaboration. Clad in glass, metal and terra cotta, the five-story, 200,000-square-foot facility meets California' stringent performance requirements, including seismic ratings, as well as sustainable design...
  • The basics: The Utah County Convention Center in Provo, with 46,740 square feet of sellable meeting space, is a green complex, designed to achieve silver certification from the U.S. Green Building Council's Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design program. The project had a rigid time schedule for installation of the ample glass and panel systems.The players: Architect, MHTN; general...
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