LEED Gold Commercial Building Features Metal Components Fabricated By CEI Materials
The Fallsgrove Plaza commercial development by DVA Architects was built back in 2014. The 12 million-dollar 120,000 square-foot complex includes a five-story commercial building and an attached parking structure. The building is comprised mostly of high-efficiency glass, brick, and metal composite material. A singularly impressive element of the exterior is the towering metal fin on the building’s façade.
Beautiful Adaptive Reuse Project In Boston Turns 19th Century Church Into Contemporary Residential Units
Adaptive reuse serves as a way to ensure the integrity of an otherwise unused or even condemned structure. The recently completed residential building, The Lucas, at 136 Shawmut Avenue, transforms a former 19th century German Trinity Catholic Church into 33 contemporary livable spaces.
Residential Mixed-Use Structure Stands Out In Arlington Neighborhood With Modern Metal Exterior Design
Verde Pointe, the over two-acre mixed-use residential space in Arlington, Virginia, was the collaborative efforts of the architects at Antunovich Associates and developers at McCaffery Interests. The development has two distinctive “portions” as the architects explain, “On the West side sit 42 residential units, a 14,000 square-foot supermarket and a 242 space parking garage. The East side houses a 12-story contemporary tower that includes 162 apartments ranging from studios to two-bedroom units.”
LEED Gold Residential Development Wows Downtown Silver Spring With Fabricated Metal Systems By CEI Materials
In the massive 27-acre Blairs Development in Downtown Silver Spring, Maryland sits The Pearl, the new residential towers by Design Collective. The development, by Tower Companies, commissioned Design Collective to complete the first phase of the redevelopment by designing the 14-story mixed-use high-rise building that features, “…284 units, 177 parking spaces, and 30,000 square feet of indoor/outdoor amenity spaces including a two-story floating wellness center in the courtyard and a rooftop terrace overlooking Rock Creek Park,” Design Collective describes.
SHOP TALK: The Benefits Of Modular Design In The Construction Process
The benefits of modular/pre-engineered construction are endless. It provides a multitude of advantages for not only the fabricator but also the architect, general contractor, and client as well. Modular design has gained popularity in various architectural segments including hospitality, residential and the automotive/corporate identity market.