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Building Better Healthcare
the Sidney & Lois Eskenazi Hospital

Eskenazi Health’s new public hospital located on the Indiana University School of Medicine campus advances innovative ideas in healthcare design and

patient care. Replacing the nearby Wishard Medical Center, the new 37-acre complex presented an opportunity for a complete transformation that is rare in urban academic medical center settings... more

 


Surgical Clinic and Health Center
Léo / Burkina Faso / Africa

In 2014 the “Surgical Clinic and Health Centre” was opened, serving a population of over 50,000 people from the town of Léo and its surrounding communities.

In planning for the most sustainable building solution with least ecological impact, the main construction of the centre is compressed earth bricks.  more

 


Clinic In A Can
Meeting Global Needs

Many seek to build traditional hospitals for communities in developing countries. 

Often, however, the cost, time, and government limitations make this impractical and unobtainable.  In spite of these obstacles, something must be done to bring help and hope to communities with in which no healthcare facilities exist within hours' or even... more

New Product Showcase


 
 
Advanced Glazing
Solera, translucent glazing units designed to daylight buildings by diffusing direct sunlight, reducing glare and driving light deeper into interior spaces.

Aamsco
Alternative, intelligent lighting products featuring unique wall sconces, backlit mirrors and lighted medicine chests.

P&P Artec
An international stainless steel handrail company, is a leader in fabricating and installing decorative, one of a kind, stainless steel railing systems.

Air Vent
The Edge™ Vent provides proper intake ventilation for homes with little or no overhang.

Accurate Lock & Hardware
Blends old world craftsmanship with modern technologies to create the highest quality architectural hardware products.

Techo-Bloc
The beauty of wood, set in stone. The Borealis concrete outdoor slab by Techo-Bloc.

CR Laurence
Aluminum products: wall base, finished stair treads, risers, bull nosing, frames, floor/wall signage, and decorative elements.

Fabritec Structures
A leading a design/build contractor specializing in tensile membrane architecture offers custom archi- tectural fabric structures for a wide variety of markets.

Filterpave
Newest green evolution in hard-surfaced porous pavements, with features, performance and environmental benefits that vastly surpass standards.

Harvest Timber
Timber structures are designed by architects across the country for their strength, durability, beauty and timeless authenticity.

LF Illumination
The TERRA Surface Mounted fixture is available in two sizes - a small 4" diameter fixture and a medium 5" diameter.

Morin
One of the industry's most versatile manufacturers of single element metal wall and roof panel systems.
Miami Awning
For over 81 years Miami Awning has been a nationally recognized innovator in awning design, engineering and application.

Presto Geosystems
High quality construction products, supporting civil, industrial, stormwater and construction industries with solutions to the most demanding soil/water problems.

DA-LITE
The leading producer of high quality commercial and residential projection screens worldwide.  

 
 
Jelinek
The oldest continually active cork companies in the world providing a lot of productsa including flooring and wall covering solutions.

Kenyon International
Known as the preeminent marine cooktop producer worldwide for decades. Simple an safe operation, beautifully integrated design and easy cleaning.

Putnam Rolling Ladders
Custom made rolling ladders. Great for homes, libraries, offices, stores and lofts; each ladder is custom made to your specifications in any hard wood.

Besam
The world’s most comprehensive supplier of entrance automation solutions. A top choice for retail, healthcare, hospitality and transportation industries.

Teka Illumination
The timeless beauty of Teka Illumination stems from the seamless integration of copper, brass, and stainless steel materials.

Truform Concrete
A unique perspective to the functional and practical use of concrete fabricates decorative precast concrete products for residential and commercial applications

Armorcore
The preferred bullet resistant fiberglass panel .Used in area such as Court Rooms, Judges Benches, Jury Boxes, Architectural Doors, Money Rooms…

B-K Lighting
Introducing INSPIRATION™ Imagine the possibilities: Having complete control at your fingertips.

Capri Cork
High quality commercial floor coverings created with cork, rubber or a combination of both rubber and cork.

Wayne Dalton
A wide selection of garage door designs, colors, materials, windows and accessories that best compliment your home.

US Aluminum
A leader in the storefront and curtain wall industry for over 50 years. U.S. Aluminum offers a well-designed and competitive product range.

Underlayment Specialties
Superior solution to conventional roofing felt, the Principal of Underlayment Specialties Plus introduced RoofTopGuard Synthetic Underlayment

Spiral Stairs of America
The finest all-welded one piece spiral stairs in steel or aluminum, straight stairs and curved stairs in America for builders and homeowners.

Pliteq
It's not magic, it's engineering! Design and manufacturing of sound isolation systems for residential and commercial applications.

Tarkett Sports
With an average of 13 million square feet of flooring produced per day, Tarkett is now a global leader in commercial, residential, and sports solutions.

Innovators - a look back

 

Zaha Hadid
1950- 2016
"Would they call me a diva
if I were a guy?"

 

Heydar Alijev Center in Baku, Azerbaijan,
completed in 2012

Hadid liberated architectural geometry with the creation of highly expressive, sweeping fluid forms of multiple perspective points and fragmented geometry that evoke the chaos and flux of modern life. A pioneer of parametricism, and an icon of neo-futurism... more Zaha-Hadid

 

An Iraqi-born British architect. She was the first woman and the first Muslim to receive the Pritzker Architecture Prize, winning it in 2004. She received the Stirling Prize in 2010 and 2011. In 2012, she was created a Dame Commander of the Order of the British Empire and in 2015 she became the first... more

Vitra Fire Station, Weil am Rhein,
was built in 1993

 

 

With the design world still reeling from the shock of Zaha Hadid's unexpected death last week, here's a look back at 10 projects by the Iraqi-born British architect that have... more Tribute
"You have to really believe not only in yourself; you have to believe that the world is actually worth your sacrifices."

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