Liquid and powder coatings each have particular characteristics, and a variety of nomenclature is used to achieve similar results—for example: high-performance coating of the aluminum components of a building. The architectural coatings industry has spent the last several years developing innovations in performance, durability and finish alternatives with these products. This seminar will update the design and construction community on the latest technologies to achieve AAMA compliance, improve finishes options, define nomenclature and discuss other topics that will help to correctly specify coatings. Continue reading Read More
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Completed in 2017, the Mercedes-Benz Stadium was open to the public. Designed by HOK Architects, this marvel of a stadium became LEED platinum certified. The building boosts a rather unique aesthetic, with a retractable roof and a facade that is comprised of metal composite panels from ALPOLIC and a transparent ETFE facade.
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The US Bank Stadium is the new home of the NFL’s Minnesota Vikings and is considered the largest construction project in Minnesota history. Ground breaking began in 2013 after the former Vikings’ Metrodome collapsed for the fifth time. The replacement facility, which was completed in July 2016, is a 1.75 million square-foot site that is the pinnacle sustainable design. Continue reading Read More