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Metal Wall Panels Enhance Façade, Boost Viability Of Struggling Mall

Before its amazing transformation, Hanover Square in Hanover Park, Illinois, was a failing, barely 50 percent-leased strip center with few redeeming qualities. “It was completely run-down and had to have been one of the least attractive strip centers in the area,” said David Cornes, principal at David Cornes Architect in Chicago....

Alabama School’s Metal Façade Rises From Ruins Of EF4 Tornado

A few years after an EF4 tornado ripped apart the Alberta Elementary School in Tuscaloosa, Alabama, the reimagined and redesigned Alberta School of Performing Arts has reopened on the site to the delight of students and the community. The new school serves the elementary schoolchildren of the Alberta area, but with...

Net-zero School’s Composite Rainscreen Blends Interior With Exterior

The 20th and newest elementary school in the Pflugerville Independent School District opened to rave reviews from students, teachers and parents alike. Dearing Elementary School in Texas, which creates more energy than the building consumes, was lauded for its net-zero design. The new building’s energy-efficient design made a special impression on school...

Sprawling, Energy-Efficient DMV Facility Earns LEED Silver

The sprawling, sparkling Delaware Division of Motor Vehicles (DMV) facility sets a new standard in both energy efficiency and customer service. The brand new 43,000 square foot facility, located in New Castle, Delaware, is the first state-owned building to achieve LEED Silver certification, and is the third DMV office to follow...

Flush Soffit Panels Now Offered With Full-Width Ventilation

Petersen’s Flush Soffit panel is now offered with a full-vent option, designed to increase under-eave airflow and expand aesthetic appeal. The full-vent soffit is available in PAC-CLAD .032 and .040 aluminum and is tension-leveled to ensure flatness. PAC-CLAD Flush Soffit panels are designed for soffit, wall and fascia applications where a...

Redesigned Petersen Catalog Features Five New PAC-CLAD Products

Petersen introduces five new products in the PAC-CLAD lineup, all beautifully presented in its redesigned corporate catalog. The updated catalog also includes new, enhanced features for an existing product, plus 30 new photographs of inspirational architecture designed using PAC-CLAD roof and wall products. The new catalog is available for viewing or...

Petersen Metal Roof Panels Help Provide Residential Look

Construction of the new Beverly Farms Elementary School in Potomac, MD, was part of Montgomery County Public Schools on-going revitalization/expansion program. Following a feasibility study, it was determined that demolition of the existing building and construction of a new school was the most cost effective approach. The school district conducted a series...