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Singapore : Most energy efficient
office by 2018

The 3for2@UWCSEA (United World College South East Asia) demonstration project by ETH Zurich could just be Singapore’s most energy-efficient office by

2018. After four years of applied research, the head office of 3for2@UWCSEA is built as a living laboratory of applied research projects led by ETH Zurich, in partnership with Siemens Building... more



The State Department envisioned a new embassy that would serve as the centerpiece of one of America's longest-standing and most valued relationships. It also aspired to set a new paradigm in embassy design by representing the ideals of the American government—giving priority to transparency, openness, and equality, and drawing on the best of American architecture, engineering, technology, art... more



Transforming urban infrastructure
Dilworth Park, Philadelphia

A historic nexus of transportation, Philadelphia's City Hall is the only place in the city where all the various forms of public transit—including subway, regional rail, and trolley lines—come together.

However, connections between the transit systems at this important hub were incoherent or nonexistent with the previous design. The concourse was dark, uninviting, and exposed to the elements. more


New Product Showcase

AlumiRamp designs, manufactures, and delivers a full line of ramping to promote active lifestyles for...

Bendheim is the largest resource for specialty glass in North America, offering 2,000+ decorative glass types...
BK Barrit
Our craftsmen are able to provide custom designed products for your projects.

Our brick is unmatched for its combination of durability and character.
Campania International
Campania designs, manufactures, and sources outstanding garden products for indoor, outdoor...

Cherokee Brick
Cherokee Brick is proud to carry on the tradition laid by generations of brickmakers in delivering...

Dabmar Lighting
Dabmar is a manufacturer of high quality fixtures for residential, commercial and industrial use...

Dinoflex has been a leading innovator in the manufacturing of recycled rubber products for over...

DKS DoorKing is the leader in access control systems.

DuraPlay is a full-service poured-in-place, seamless rubber safety surfacing corporation. doors.

Direct ship manufacturer providing environmentally-safe penetrating sealers, cleaners and coatings.

Evergreen House
Building aluminum and glass structures, skylights, and canopies for nearly 75 years.

Fold Up Windows   
Introducing FoldUp™, a unique window that creates new opportunities to open your living space to the...

Formglas® has been the world's most innovative manufacturer of architectural shapes made...
Garden on The Wall
The Art of Preserved Nature for Interiors.
Global architectural Systems
Over 100 years of combined experience in the design, engineering, and fabrication of structural glass...

Kreiger Specialty Products
a leading manufacturer of specialized door and window products.

Lamboo Technology
Engineered and designed for architectural, building, and OEM applications, Lamboo is the perfect alternative

Lavi Industries
Pre-fabricated glass and cable railing systems, brass and stainless steel fittings and tubing.

Luckey Climber
We are Kid Architects! Creators of the world's greatest jungle gyms

Meridian Brick
The largest manufacturer and supplier of brick and masonry products in North America

Metalwërks remains committed to innovating architectural plate systems that meet the ever...

Moz Designs
Móz’ collection of sophisticated materials and patterns, including gradients, metallics and neutrals are...

Pool and Spa Enclousures
Retractable pool, spa and patio enclosures, all year and all weather. It's time to relax and enjoy with quality...

Renlita Custom Opening Solutions
Renlita Doors is a manufacturer of custom engineered vertical and horizontal operating solutions.

SAFTI Fire Rated Glass
SAFTI FIRST is a leading USA manufacturer of fire rated glass and framing systems, and the preferred...

Sunvent Industries
Sunvent Industries, the largest exclusive manufacturer of vents in the nation.

Innovators - A Look Back


Ingvar Kamprad
1926 - 2018
“The founder of IKEA and one of the greatest entrepreneurs of the 20th century”

The frugal billionaire, who was once listed as the eleventh-richest person in the world, started IKEA in 1943 when he


was 18 years old. Over his lifetime built it into the world's largest and most influential furniture retailer... more


Neave Brown
1930- 2018
"Pioneer of quality public housing"

Neave Brown, the last recipient of the Royal Gold Medal for architecture and champion of social housing. 


The architect, who was born in New York in 1929, is best known for the two listed postwar housing schemes in London that he designed while working for Camden Council in the 1970s: the Alexandra Road Estate more

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