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Case Study: Custom Geometric Skylight as an Architectural Focal Point

custom geometric skylight
May 11, 2017

Challenge While designing a wellness center in Monticello, New York, architect Kimberly Ryan at Liscum McCormack VanVoorhis sought a manufacturer to create an eye-catching skylight. The wellness center features a six-story hotel, spas, yoga rooms, and a centrally located indoor pool. Over this pool, Ryan desired a large custom geometric skylight that would both serve as […] Read More

Case Study: Glass Railings for a Safer and Brighter Learning Environment

glass railings
April 13, 2017

Challenge During the renovation of an elementary school in Washington D.C., a client sought to replace an existing atrium space with a modern design that was more inviting. The atrium acts as an entry for students and facilitates movement to the second floor classrooms. The existing design featured a bulky half-wall that wound its way […] Read More

Case Study: Lumira® Aerogel

lumira aerogel
March 29, 2017

The Benefits of Diffused Light An Alternative to Traditional Glazing Despite the many benefits of bringing daylight into a space, it can often be hard to overcome the common downfalls of glazing systems. The low thermal performance of glazing systems reduces the overall efficiency of the building envelope, increasing the running costs of a HVAC […] Read More