A Linear Ceiling Panel
Armstrong Ceilings adds 2 in. and 10 in. panel
widths to its line of Metal Works™ Linear
ceiling panels for both interior and exterior
applications. All the panel widths in the line
can be installed on the same Main Beam
Carrier Assembly and Suspension System.
The universal suspension system provides
opportunities to mix and match panel widths
for a variety of linear visuals.
B Terrace Doors
Suited for mid-rise residential projects, condominiums, and hotels, Tubelite Inc. introduces
TerraPorte 7600 terrace doors. Sizes extend
up to 12-feet-tall and easily integrate with
curtainwall, ribbon window, or storefront
systems, or used as a stand-alone door. The
doors feature multilock hardware and heavy-duty aluminum hinges, along with corner key
and crimped construction.
C Stainless Steel Mesh
X-TEND stainless steel mesh from
Carl Stahl Architecture can be used in a variety of applications, such as balustrade in-fill,
horizontal or vertical fall protection, dividers,
façade cladding, and green wall systems. The
company can define and develop add-ons to
meet specific project requirements for more
D Secure Doors
The Spiral Door from Rytec is designed to
provide enhanced security and energy savings
for applications such as freestanding and
attached parking garages, as well as for office
complexes, government and educational buildings, residential developments, and other high-use facilities. It features an opening speed
of 60 in. per second, which quickly clears the
doorway and prevents unwanted entry from
parties “piggybacking” on welcome visitors.
E Architectural Metal Panels
Parasoleil offers a line of architectural metal
panels to filter and “sculpt” light that are engineered to withstand the elements while maintaining aesthetic appeal. The panels can be
used to shade special architectural places and
offer patterned nuance to structural detail or to
create visual breaks, barriers, and privacy.
F Wood Windows and Doors
Architect Series wood windows and patio
doors from Pella feature fine-furniture detailing
that adds to visual appeal. The EnduraClad®
protective finish resists the effects of moisture, decay, and stains from mold and mildew.
G Mineral Wool Insulation
Owens Corning introduces the formaldehyde-free Thermafiber®line of light density mineral wool insulation products. Thermafiber®
mineral wool insulation also contributes to
credits in green building programs and has a
minimum 70% recycled content.
H Fire-Rated OSB Sheathing
LP®FlameBlock®Fire-Rated OSB Sheathing
is certified to meet fire code compliance and
delivers higher design values than FRT plywood at the same thickness. The sheathing
has the versatility to be used in Type II, III, and
V construction, and is a listed component in
fire-rated interior wall assemblies, exterior wall
assemblies, and roof deck applications.
Dodge Data & Analytics displayed its upcoming release, Dodge PipeLine for Microsoft
Dynamics CRM. Contractors, building product
manufacturers, distributors, and construction
service providers can now access the industry’s most comprehensive source of construction project leads directly within the Microsoft
Dynamics®customer relationship management software.
AGC Glass showcased four of its newest product offerings, including Energy Select® 23. The
high performance low-e glass meets the latest
demands for maximum solar control, natural
daylighting, and the ever-increasing demand
for more neutral, bluer aesthetics.
Structural Silicone Solutions
Sika presented its full range of Sikasil®
engineered structural silicone solutions
for manufacturing, field construction, and
installation of commercial glass façades.
They also presented Sikasil®IG- 25 HM Plus,
an advanced sealant technology for the
Here is a look at some of the new
ORLANDO, FLA.—The Architecture Expo during the 2017 American Institute of Architects’
conference April 27 to 29 featured nearly 800 exhibitors in the Orange County Convention Center.
Products Unveiled at AIA Expo