2009 R+D Awards

 

2009 R+D Awards

  • 2009 R+D Awards

    Introducing the third annual ARCHITECT magazine R+D Awards.

     
  • Pin-Fuse Joint

    Skidmore, Owings & Merrill designs a building frame that rolls with the impact of an earthquake and then returns to form when the aftershocks are finished.

     
  • Green Wall Systems: Active Phytoremediation Wall System

    Green wall systems are a balm for cubicle-weary office workers as well as a great energy-saver. The Center for Architecture Science and Ecology creates a new modular green wall system that bares the plants roots and increases air-cleaning efficiency.

     
  • Dry Joist and Dry Joist EZ

    Wahoo Decks creates a flexible, weather-resistant system of aluminum decking.