The new facility for the new Hampton Roads Trunsit replaces a 3-acre circle of asphalt that stood next to a busy road. The replacement transit hub contains approximately 1,010 panels of Alpolic aluminum composite material for the roofing, which are coated in Lumiflon FEVE resin. Valspar's Valflon, which also uses Lumiflon FEVE resin technology, can be spotted on the inside of the center.
After 20 years of service, NASA's Space Shuttle Atlantis was taken out of commission and transferred to the Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex, where it be turned into an exhibit. The newest attraction is housed in a facility that is designed to retell Atlantis' 30 year history. Architectural wings that are coated in Valspar's Valfon wrap around the building, depicting the flames that would ignite along the bottom of the craft as it re-entered the atmosphere.
The Wolf Creek Branch Library was constructed out of a need for a public space in Atlanta's Wolf Creek neighborhood. The state-of-the-art library opened its doors in 2014, debuting its iconic bright, volcanic façade which received its dynamic hue from the Valflon coating system applied to the library's exterior aluminum composite material cladding.
What was once a small wooden building sitting on 17 acres of land in 1894 is now a premier medical facility in the middle of Dallas, TX. Parkland Hospital had appeared to withstand the test of time, but like everything else, the hospital began to fall behind, finding itself outdated in the rapidly evolving world of medicine. Obsolete and unequipped to provide care for its massive number of patients, the hospital had no other choice but to upgrade.
New York City, the fashion capital of the US, has a lot of competition in the retail market, particularly in storefronts. With this in mind, TPG Architecture was tasked with creating a captivating exterior façade for the Crocs Flagship Retail Store. Embodying the company’s colorful shoe brand, the façade is the perfect complement to the brand’s identity.