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MetalTech-USA Panels Revamp LATTC Learning Resource Center

The Learning Resource Center at the Los Angeles Trade Technical College has recently undergone a complete transformation.  This multifaceted complex is set to house a diversity of programs and supporting organizations for students, faculty, and staff including a library, offices, and computer labs. This latest renovation, developed out of necessity, was designed not only...

RHEINZINK Flat-Lock Tiles Play Key Role In Building Transformation

The headquarters building of RLI, a publicly held specialty insurance company in Peoria, IL, had become dated and needed extensive interior and exterior repairs. Originally constructed in 1970, the 81,000 sq. ft. building‘s precast concrete facade had deteriorated significantly. RLI hired Dewberry Architects, Inc., Peoria, to handle design and construction administration for the renovation...

RHEINZINK Panels Play Key Role In Boathouse Facade

Shortly after taking office, Chicago’s mayor Rahm Emanuel identified the Chicago River as “the city’s next recreational frontier.“ He announced plans to build four boathouses as “anchors to the river’s future development.“ The recently completed WMS Boathouse at Clark Park on the northwest side of the city is the second of the new boathouses...

RHEINZINK roof highlights Colorado log home

The exterior of a beautiful mountain home near Grand Junction, CO features a striking combination of natural materials including actual 14-inch diameter logs and RHEINZINK roof panels.  The 3,400 square foot residence doubles as a fishing lodge for the owners and features life-like images of a rainbow trout and cutthroat trout pounded from RHEINZINK...

RHEINZINK offers lunch and learn CEU program

RHEINZINK America now offers an updated AIA approved “lunch and learn” presentation explaining the use of its zinc titanium alloy in various architectural applications.  The continuing education presentation offers 1.00 AIA/CES Learning Unit which qualifies for HSW/SD credit and is identified as course number Zinc1A. The hour-long presentation covers multiple topics including a brief...

RHEINZINK offers latest generation of environmental product declarations

RHEINZINK America has issued up-to-date Environmental Product Declarations detailing the environmental footprint of its products according to ISO 14025 and the newest, more exacting European standard, EN 15804.  The comprehensive declarations include all relevant environmental information and provide a Life Cycle Assessment of RHEINZINK roofing, façade and drainage products.  Certified EPD’s help architects, designers...

RHEINZINK provides key design component for equestrian estate, residence

Located in the greater Vancouver, B.C., area, this 2-1/2-acre equestrian estate includes a striking 9,000 square foot main residence plus three out-buildings totaling 6,000 square feet to accommodate seven horses. Design for the project was provided by Blackwell Architecture Inc., Vancouver.  According to principal Shawn Blackwell, “The owner was concerned with maintenance issues and...

RHEINZINK provides solution to South Dakota wellness center

The University of South Dakota welcomed a healthy addition to its campus with the opening of a new Wellness Center.  The 61,000 square feet facility offers comprehensive exercise, training and fitness amenities highlighted by a 38-foot tall climbing wall, multiple recreation courts, a 3-lane track and state-of-the-art workout areas and equipment.  While the new...

RHEINZINK celebrates 20 years in North America

2012 marks the 20th anniversary of RHEINZINK on the North American continent and the 10th year of operation as RHEINZINK America, Inc. The company, which led the introduction of titanium zinc as an important architectural material in North America, was originally headquartered in Vancouver, B.C., and known as RHEINZINK Canada. In 2002, RHEINZINK America,...