More stories about Metal

  • Crossville Mixology

    The line of wrought-metal tiles features at least 50% post-consumer recycled content.

  • Sefar Architectural Vision

    This metal-coated precision-fabric interlayer is laminated with glass or other transparent materials for use in exterior applications, windows, and interior and decorative glass partition wall systems

  • Premier Copper Products Pendant Lights

    Made from 99.7% Grade-A recycled copper, these fixtures are intended for use in work areas, kitchen islands, bars, and covered patios.

  • Crossville Mixology

    The line of wrought-metal tiles features at least 50% post-consumer recycled content.

  • EHDA Grand Award: Kumuhau Subdivision

    Metal roofs, awnings, and carports on the 45 subsidized homes in this rural community offer a nod to old plantation-style houses.

  • Residential Wind Turbine From Windspire

    Windspire. Mounted on a 30-foot monopole of recycled high-grade steel, Windspire’s standard turbine produces 2,000 kWh per year in 24-mph winds. The vertical-axis turbine requires a minimum wind speed of 8.5 mph to operate and is designed to work quietly. 775.852.0200. www.windspireenergy.com.

  • Raising the Bar

    The GSA has set ambitious goals for the renovation and construction of federal buildings. Now they need architects to fulfill that vision.

  • The Future of the Profession

    At a time when public officials at all levels of government are looking for ways to cut budgets, architects should help elected officials understand design is their greatest resource.

  • Acorn Engineering Co. High Efficiency Toilet

    Acorn Engineering Co.’s High Efficiency Toilet is made from 80 percent recycled steel and uses only 1.28 gallons per flush.

  • Raising the Barn

    Can a place that houses equipment to work the land be kind to its surroundings as well? De Leon & Primmer Architecture Workshop provides a simple, low-tech approach.