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windows & doors PRODUCTS Flushed-glazed doors VistaGrande flush-glazed smooth fiberglass patio and entry doors bring light into a space and have a clean, contemporary look. The streamlined appearance provides a wider viewing area. Available in a variety of styles, the doors carry a limited lifetime warranty. A 10-in. bottom rail complies with ADA requirements. Masonite, Tampa, FL Circle 51 EDITORS' CHOICE Ribbon window 900RW series ribbon windows: * Part of the Therml=Block line * 0.30 U factor * Specified as part of a system or individual units The 900RW series ribbon windows have single and dual poured-and-debridged thermal options as part of the Therml=Block line. For strip window applications, the series is said to save installation time while meeting energy codes and supporting LEED certification. Tested according to NFRC 103-14 procedure, the windows have a 0.30 U factor and a frame condensation resistance factor of 72. The 2 1/4-in.-wide thermal framing is available in depths of 4 1/2 or 6 in. The windows may be specified as part of a complete entrance, storefront, or curtainwall system, or individually. They are compatible with the company's aLuminate light shelves and Max/Block sunshades. Tubelite Inc., Walker, MI Circle 50 COMMERCI A L A RCHI T EC T URE VNE-53 high-performance, low-e coating meets rigorous energy codes and features a visible light transmission of 52% with a solar heat gain coefficient of 0.23 on low-iron glass in a standard insulating unit. The coating has a neutral-silver exterior appearance that provides a consistent color straight on and off angle to ensure the same exterior appearance when viewed from all angles. The coating is available with the company's jumbo-sized architectural glass capabilities in sizes to 130 x 236 in. Viracon Inc., Owatonna, MN Circle 52 Antimicrobial protection Antimicrobial protection for architectural metal products' high-touch surfaces is available in more than 30,000 colors. Coatings for exterior and interior surfaces include handrails, doors, windows, entrances, light shelves, and column covers. The protection is infused into PVDF finishes to inhibit the growth of stain- and odor-causing bacteria on the coating of aluminum surfaces. Linetec, Wausau, WI Circle 53 Universal strikes Two universal Grade-1 strikes include three stainless-steel faceplates for ANSI square, round, and wood frames. The CX-ED1079L low profile for 5/8-in. latch projection and CX-ED1079DL standard depth for 3/4-in. latch projection strikes have selectable 12/24-V AC/DC and fail safe/fail secure operation. Each offers horizontal faceplate/body adjustment and latch monitoring. Camden Door Controls, Mississauga, Ontario Circle 54 22 High-performance low-e coating JUL/AUG 2016

Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of Commercial Architecture July/August 2016

The Architects
Re-Imagining Detroit
Cigar Factory Embarks On A New Life
Windows & Door Products
Historic Renovation Includes Geothermal
Church Sings Praises Of Condensing Boilers
HVAC & Plumbing Products
Raising The Roof On Historical Bath House
Two Paws Up For Rubber Floors
Interiors Products
Library Blends Stone And Glass
Exteriors Products
Lighting For The Future
Lighting & Electrical Products
High-In-The-Sky Safety
Building Technology Products

Commercial Architecture July/August 2016