Project of the Month

Greiner Buildings

Ahhh…The Beautiful Things You Can Do With Post Frame

Livestock barns and machine storage sheds will always have a place in the heart and soul of the post-frame world, but more builders are venturing into a more sophisticated category of building. Such is the case of the Ashton Hill Wedding Barn in Cedar Rapids, Iowa, built by Greiner Buildings, Washington,...

Curved Metal Canopies Boost Safety, Appeal Of Commuter Train Station

The platform canopies are clad with approximately 11,000 square feet of PAC-CLAD Tite-Loc Panels from Petersen. Construction of the new Metra Union Pacific/West commuter railroad station in Lombard, Illinois, marks a major improvement for riders as well as the residents of the Village of Lombard. Prior to building the sparkling new...

Unique Use Of Space

This residential recreation barn is user friendly and has multiple uses. The Unruh recreation barn is used by the Unruh family as a place to entertain guests. The building was designed to be very user friendly, and allows its owners to use it in a multitude of different setups. Whether that...

Small-Town Library Screams for Attention with Colorful PAC-CLAD Siding

The new Sharpsburg Community Library in Sharpsburg, Pennsylvania, is making a splash in this small town a few miles north of Pittsburgh. Instead of the one-story concrete block building library patrons previously frequented, they now have a vivid, multi-colored facility that has become a highlight of the town. The architectural design,...

Place to Play for Inner City Youth Features Two Varco Pruden Buildings

Ministry through sports for inner city youth is the aim of the Sansom Sports Complex in Knoxville, Tennessee. Located on a 14-acre former industrial site near World’s Fair Park, the the center includes synthetic turf fields, a pavilion-covered turf field, and a field house with a performance-training center. Facilities have been...

Library Designed To Mirror Region’s Traditional Aesthetics

Morin roofing, wall panels featured on new 43,000-square-foot facility. Choosing building materials reminiscent of the agricultural structures common to the region, the design of Varina Area Library in Henrico, Virginia, blended wood and stone, as well as metal roofing and wall panels from Morin, A Kingspan Group Company. “It was an...