Architects Add To NYC Skyline With High Performance Terracotta Skyscraper

One Vanderbilt, New York Skyscraper, KPF, Paul Clemence, ARCHI-PHOTO, DesignBoom
The One Vanderbilt building in New York sits within the prominence of greatness, matching the skyline of the Empire State and Chrysler buildings. Towering over 1,000 feet, the office building was designed by Kohn Pedersen Fox (KPF) and is located just next to the Grand Central Terminal. In an article the DesignBoom, author Philip Stevens describes the facades as, “four interlocking and tapering planes that spiral towards the sky.”

Library Keeps It Luster After Years With High Performance Products And Superior Design

FJMT, Macquarie University NWS Library, Akzo Nobel, Interpon D3000, Fluoromax
International architecture studio, Francis-Jones Morehen Thorp (FJMT), designed the Macquarie University Library back in 2011. The architects describe the library as, “…an innovative welcoming and inspiring landmark building for the University. It represents a new generation of library design—full of dynamic, collaborative, open spaces for learning, challenging the traditional notion of a library as a quiet, storage facility for printed materials.”

Stunning Hudson Yards Commercial Building Features High Performance Coating System

30 Hudson Yards, New York City, Kohn Pedersen Fox, KPF
30 Hudson Yards in New York City is the tallest tower in the Hudson Yards development and features the highest observation deck in the Western hemisphere. Home to global media company, Time Warner, the building houses the company’s powerhouse subsidiaries, HBO, CNN and Warner Brothers. Project architects Kohn Pedersen Fox (KPF) describe, “At a time when extraordinary urban projects are arising around the world, Hudson Yards is an important symbol for New York’s continued leadership in global urbanism.”

Performing Arts Venue Receives Outstanding FEVE Resin Coatings

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The Albany Entertainment Center is a premiere performance venue that sits on the edge of Princess Royal Harbor in Toll Place, Albany, Australia. The building, which is sleek and sophisticated in appearance, is protected with Akzo Nobel's Interpon D3000 Fluoromax. Interpon D3000 employs Lumiflon FEVE resin technology that ensures gloss and color retention for extended periods of time.