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Architectural Wall Systems Installed Metal for Award-Winning Arts Building

The first time someone looks at the University of Iowa Visual Arts Building in Iowa City, Iowa, they will notice the large metal shapes and sleek rainscreen. These features, installed by Clive, Iowa-based Architectural Wall Systems (AWS), are the major … Continue reading

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PPG Recognized with Chairman’s Awards for Three Projects

PPG Industries’ coil and building products group received three 2014 Chairman’s Awards from the Metal Construction Association (MCA) at METALCON 2014, October 1-3 at the Colorado Convention Center in Denver. The North Scottsdale Park and Ride was selected in the … Continue reading

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New EPDs Assist Architects in Specifying Metal Panels for Green Buildings

The Metal Construction Association has developed a series of eco-labels—similar to a nutritional label on a food product—to provide an effective framework for making informed product comparisons based on specific design goals. The labels are called Environmental Product Declarations (EPDs), … Continue reading

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