Usa

Plumbing fixtures I Washroom accessories I Lenox lockers I Mills12 partitions Light- and white-colored roof coatings consist of a polymeric binder blended with pigments and other additives to protect roof membranes for longer roof life cycles and to reflect solar radiation for lower air-conditioning costs. experienced similar temperature improvements. The white reflective finish coat provided 85 percent reflectivity, which increased energy savings. Tests showed temperatures as high as 169 F (76...

Jackson Hole Mountain Resort

Couloir Restaurant Teton Village, Wyo. (307) 739-2675 www.jacksonhole.com For projects that require clear spans approaching 100' or greater, open web trusses may be a natural choice. Clear span trusses have the ability to carry heavy roof loads more economically than other framing options. Additionally, projects that do not require heavy roof loads may sometimes benefit with a truss frame design, especially in design build projects where the builder can control roof height and clear height...

Sheffield Metals

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Noclog Drainage Matte

Lets water pass, unobstructed, to Weep Tabs. Have questions Want a sample to examine or share with colleagues Just call. All Screws & Adhesive Tubes included in each box of deliver moisture to the outside of the building. (fr Built-in STAINLESS STEEL DRIP EDGE releases moisture away from building.

Materials And Sources

PHOTOVOLTAICS Thirty-six 7.2-kilowatt HIP-200BA3 panels from Sanyo Electric Co., Frisco, Texas, us.sanyo.com solar SOLAR THERMAL ETube Solar Collectors from Lumos, Boulder, www.lumossolar.com AIR HANDLER HEAT-RECOVERY VENTILATOR Nu-Air Enerboss Hydronic Air Handler from Lorax Energy Conservation, Loveland, Colo., www.loraxec.com BACKUP ELECTRIC BOILER Thermolec, Montreal, Quebec, www.thermolec.com BACKUP WATER HEATER Marathon Water Heaters from Rheem, Eagan, Minn., www.marathon heaters.com...

Seven Projects Exemplify Greenbuilding Practices

EXPERIMENTAL MEDIA AND PERFORMING ARTS CENTER, RENSSELAER POLYTECHNIC INSTITUTE, troy, n.y. Green Points The 200,000-square-foot (18,580-m2) Experimental Media and Performing Arts Center, or EMPAC, houses a 1,200-seat concert hall, a 400-seat theater with a full fly tower, an audio and video production suite, artists-in-residence studios, and a dance studio. Design difficulties presented by the steep hillside were turned into architectural advantages the entrance is located at the highest...

Book Shelf

PUBLISHER Chronicle Books, San Francisco, www.chroniclebooks.com AUTHOR Geoff Manaugh PRICE 29.95 Blogger Geoff Manaugh is a darling of the new media set in architecture. His blog (bldgblog.blogspot.com) offers a quirky vision of the future of architecture and now it's a book, complete with blog excerpts, new essays, and images concerning architecture, landscape, and the built environment in general. The book's 272 pages encompass five chapters, with names that capture Manaugh's vision...

Mulehide

The name trusted in roofing since 1906 air-conditioning costs. Reflecting rather than absorbing solar radiation also helps prevent the heat-island effect, where surface temperatures and overall ambient temperatures rise in the presence of human-made structures. White roof coatings can be applied to a variety of roof substrates or membranes and help protect a roof against excessive temperatures by reflecting visible light and stopping ultraviolet radiation. According to the RCMA's Solar...