Spring Product Spec Guide 2010 Table of Contents

Supplement
At Play in the Product Sandbox At Play in the Product Sandbox

Manufacturers and researchers aren't the only ones capable of developing new products and construction materials. Architects, too, are conducting their own R&D efforts. Read more

Product Architect: Julie Smith-Clementi Product Architect: Julie Smith-Clementi

NotNeutral, an offshoot of Los Angeles-based Rios Clementi Hale Studios, makes architect-designed products ranging from homewares to eco-friendly kids furniture. Read more

Raw Materials: Nylon Carpet Raw Materials Raw Materials: Nylon Carpet

At its plants in Georgia, Shaw Contract Group combines new and recycled materials to produce nylon carpet. Here's how they do it. Read more

Interior Products
Armstrong Ceiling WoodWorks Grille Armstrong Ceiling WoodWorks Grille

Composite wood ceiling mimics the look of solid wood. Read more

Allsteel Seek Allsteel Seek

These versatile chairs stack, are lightweight, and are suitable for a lot of commercial settings. Read more

Eldorado Stone EmberWall Eldorado Stone EmberWall

This architectural stone veneer offers a contemporary take on the traditional fireplace. Read more

Abet Laminati Recycled Leather Wall System Abet Laminati Recycled Leather Wall System

Tongue-and-groove panels recycled from leather refuse, mounted on a high-density core. Read more

Moz Tides Rolling Waves Moz Tides Rolling Waves

A multidimensional wall treatment that now comes in modular kits. Read more

Bigelow City by City Bigelow City by City

A modular carpet collection for commercial interiors from this Mohawk Group brand. Read more

Atlas Homewares Legacy Collection Atlas Homewares Legacy Collection

Decorative hardware based on simple shapes with designer touches. Read more

Carnegie Classic Hollywood Upholstery Carnegie Classic Hollywood Upholstery

Three new designs for this line of polyurethane upholstery: Bardot, Hepburn, and Monroe. Read more

Kartell Masters Chairs Kartell Masters Chairs

This line of chairs combines the silhouettes from three of the best known modern chairs. Read more

Artek 10-Unit System Artek 10-Unit System

Created by Shigeru Ban, this modular system is based on L-shaped units that can make a chair, bench, or table. Read more

Cirqa Tiki Recycled Wallcovering Cirqa Tiki Recycled Wallcovering

This wallcovering has a tropical texture inspires by stone, beads, and natural reeds. Read more

3form Chroma 3form Chroma

Translucent resin material is LEED certified and comes in more than 10,000 colors. Read more

Forms+Surfaces Design Studio Bonded Quartz Forms+Surfaces Design Studio Bonded Quartz

A vertical surfacing solution made from ceramic microspheres in a polymer matrix. Read more

Humanscale Healthcare T5 Point-of-Care Technology Cart Humanscale Healthcare T5 Point-of-Care Technology Cart

Ergonomic while sitting or standing, the wheeled cart for a computer allows quick and easy adjustments. Read more

Haworth Compose Line Haworth Compose Line

A desking paneling product that routes power out of sight to create a clean aesthetic. Read more

Karastan Contract Archetype Karastan Contract Archetype

Four patterns of woven carpeting from the Mohawk Group, based on New York City. Read more

Hunter Douglas Hospitality Atmosphere Hunter Douglas Hospitality Atmosphere

High-performance upholstery made from 100 percent recycled content. Read more

Marazzi SistemA Stoneware Marazzi SistemA Stoneware

Crystallized porcelain stoneware tile with three-dimensional properties. Read more

Coalesse Joel Club Chair Coalesse Joel Club Chair

A modern interpretation of the club chair by EOOS and Walter Knoll. Read more

Lees Carpets Focal Point Lees Carpets Focal Point

Commercial modular carpets in three patterns from the Mohawk Group. Read more

KnollTextiles Voyage Collection KnollTextiles Voyage Collection

This line of upholstery fabrics are suitable for healthcare, hospitality, and other commercial applications. Read more

Johnson's Series 200MD Multi Pass Hardware Johnson's Series 200MD Multi Pass Hardware

A track systems that can handle large, heavy individual sliding doors, and can be placed side-by-side. Read more

Kimball Office One-Sided Solution Kimball Office One-Sided Solution

A one-sided station addition to its "Hum. Minds at Work." line forms walkways between workstations. Read more

MDC Wallcoverings Dimension Walls MDC Wallcoverings Dimension Walls

These textured wall panels with a three-dimensional look are cost-effective. Read more

Versa Proximity Versa Proximity

This wallcovering has vertical lines that are meant to recall scenic landscapes. Read more

CertainTeed Ecophon Master Solo S CertainTeed Ecophon Master Solo S

Suspended ceiling panels absorb sound and are made mostly of recycled content. Read more

Poggenpohl Mineral-Inspired Colors Poggenpohl Mineral-Inspired Colors

New kitchen fronts add more color to a kitchen without being too loud. Read more

M2L Black Series 369 M2L Black Series 369

A reinvention of the 369 chair originally designed by the Walter Knoll team. Read more

Turnstone Campfire Turnstone Campfire

This new line of office furniture from Steelcase remind users of their favorite indoor and outdoor spaces. Read more

Wilsonart Contract Flooring Urban Renewal and Global Influence Wilsonart Contract Flooring Urban Renewal and Global Influence

Eight new designs for commercial-grade high-laminate flooring based on urban and global designs. Read more

Envelope Products
Forms+Surfaces Screens Forms+Surfaces Screens

Different materials can be used for these Screens for a customized look with a tight budget. Read more

Airolite Circular Geometric Grille Airolite Circular Geometric Grille

This grille create a screen from circular tube members. Read more

Centria Invelope Centria Invelope

An all-in-one insulated composite backup panel. Read more

Abet Laminati Exterior Building Panels Abet Laminati Exterior Building Panels

These panels are suited for high-abuse areas. Read more

InSpire Roofing Products InSpire Mixes InSpire Roofing Products InSpire Mixes

This tile collection eliminates the need for color-blending at worksites. Read more

Ceracasa Lifewall Ceracasa Lifewall

This vegetated facade uses photosynthesis to create oxygen. Read more

Cambridge Architectural Solucent Cambridge Architectural Solucent

Cambridge Architectural has further developed its Solucent energy-saving and daylighting mesh shading system. Read more

C.R. Laurence Co. Perforated Panel System C.R. Laurence Co. Perforated Panel System

These panels offer protection from the sun with a modern look. Read more

Cosella-Dörken Delta-Dry Cosella-Dörken Delta-Dry

Ventilated rainscreen acts as a water-resistant barrier inside a wall cavity. Read more

James Hardie Building Products Reveal James Hardie Building Products Reveal

Fiber-cement panels with "expressed" joints. Read more

Paragon Architectural Products Sixth System Paragon Architectural Products Sixth System

A glazing system with a hidden supporting structure Read more

Crystal Window & Door Systems AAMA 2604 Crystal Window & Door Systems AAMA 2604

AAMA 2604-compliant powder-coat paint finish for aluminum products. Read more

The Foundry Weathered Collection The Foundry Weathered Collection

Siding that looks like cedar that has been weathered over time. Read more

Royal Building Products Royal Ridgeback Reinforced Siding System Royal Building Products Royal Ridgeback Reinforced Siding System

Manufactured from recycled PVC, this system offers the look of fiber cement without the maintenance. Read more

Pella Commercial Aluminum-Clad Wood Fixed Frames Pella Commercial Aluminum-Clad Wood Fixed Frames

Frames for entrance doors and fixed windows at street level. Read more

Kolbe Majesta Kolbe Majesta

Double-hung windows for historic properties and converted warehouses. Read more

Wausau Clear Story Wausau Clear Story

Aluminum sun shades and light shelves increase energy efficiency. Read more

NanaWall VSW65 NanaWall VSW65

This sliding system with center swing doors combines French doors with pocket doors. Read more

Bendheim Wall Systems Ice Bendheim Wall Systems Ice

The glass's texture provides daylighting and privacy. Read more

Knight Wall System Knight Wall System

An all-in-one rainscreen that is a drop-in solution. Read more

PPG Industry Duranar Vari-Cool PPG Industry Duranar Vari-Cool

These coatings reflect the sun's energy, and changes color according to viewing angle. Read more

3form KodaXT 3form KodaXT

Part of the C3 collection, KodaXT is an impact-resistant polycarbonate. Read more

Reward Wall Systems NoricF4 Reward Wall Systems NoricF4

Custom metal frame for doors and windows eliminates waste and allows greater customization. Read more

Tubelite EcoLuminum Tubelite EcoLuminum

Extruded aluminum products made with EcoLuminum are more environmentally friendly. Read more

IQm Trim Cellular PVC Trim IQm Trim Cellular PVC Trim

Three new profiles of this color-through PVC trim. Read more

System Products
Leviton Sector Leviton Sector

A ballast and lighting control system combines occupancy sensing, daylight harvesting, and dimming control. Read more

Big Ass Fans Isis Big Ass Fans Isis

This fan has been redesigned with 10 aerodynamic winglets to increase airflow and maximize efficiency. Read more

Broan-NuTone Solar-Powered Attic Ventilator Broan-NuTone Solar-Powered Attic Ventilator

This ventilator starts working at first light, instead of waiting for a high temperature. Read more

Action Floor Systems NitroPanel Action Floor Systems NitroPanel

Made of northern hard maple, this is a quick-assembly, panel-based athletic floor system. Read more

W.R. Meadows Liqui-Hard Ultra W.R. Meadows Liqui-Hard Ultra

Concrete densifier hardens concrete at a molecular level. Read more

Area Industrie Ceramiche Tegolasolare Area Industrie Ceramiche Tegolasolare

Solar panels composed of red clay designed to look like traditional roof tiles. Read more

MTI Whirlpools Petra Double Sink MTI Whirlpools Petra Double Sink

With a minimalist design, the sinks looks and feels like natural stone. Read more

SFA Saniflo Sanicubic Classic SFA Saniflo Sanicubic Classic

A lifting station with two motors that can handle 25 gallons of effluent per minute. Read more

American Standard H2Option American Standard H2Option

A new dual-flush toilet with jetted bowl cleaning. Read more

Technical Glass Products Fireframes Aluminum Series Technical Glass Products Fireframes Aluminum Series

Custom frames for fire-rated applications that can be factory finished to almost any color scheme. Read more

Uponor Climate Control Network System Uponor Climate Control Network System

This system allows users to control the settings via thermostats or via a touchpanel. Read more

USG Sheetrock Glass-Mat Liner Panels USG Sheetrock Glass-Mat Liner Panels

These panels can be used in any fire-rated cavity shaft wall. Read more

Chloride Systems Synthesis CH2 Series Chloride Systems Synthesis CH2 Series

This series of uninterruptible power supplies accommodates advanced lighting systems. Read more

Firestone SunWave Daylighting System Firestone SunWave Daylighting System

With more than 4,000 tiny prisms per square foot, this system provides high visible light transmittance and distribution. Read more

Jordahl Anchor Channels Jordahl Anchor Channels

Distributed by Decon USA, these concrete channels provide anchoring for high loads without damaging the structure. Read more

Dow Verdiseal Waterproofing System Dow Verdiseal Waterproofing System

A spray-applied polyurethane that protects green roofs from water and root penetration. Read more

Silent Knight IFP-25 Silent Knight IFP-25

A 25-point fire alarm system from Honeywell. Read more

Generac Power Systems Gemini Twin Pack Generac Power Systems Gemini Twin Pack

A twin-engine 1,000kW backup in a space-saving design. Read more

Rheem-Ruud Spiderfire Rheem-Ruud Spiderfire

This line of condensing commercial water heaters can reach efficiencies of 92 percent to 95 percent. Read more

Lutron Radio Powr Savr Wireless Daylight Sensor Lutron Radio Powr Savr Wireless Daylight Sensor

A ceiling-mounted sensor that turns off electrical lighting when enough daylight is present. Read more

Phantom Screens Small Motorized Executive Retractable Screen Phantom Screens Small Motorized Executive Retractable Screen

A smaller version of the company's Executive screen. Read more

CertainTeed ProRoc Extra Abuse Gypsum Board CertainTeed ProRoc Extra Abuse Gypsum Board

Protects against indentations, moisture, and mold, making it suited for high-traffic areas. Read more

No-Burn Plus No-Burn Plus

A coating that carries a Class A fire rating and can reduce toxic smoke by 80 percent. Read more

Runtal North America Bisque Collection Runtal North America Bisque Collection

Five models that are all part of a closed-loop commercial hot water heating system. Read more

Green-Zip Tape Partition Green-Zip Tape Partition

Easy to use drywall tape allows for seamless drywall and quick reconfigurations. Read more

Lighting Products
CPLighting newGrowth CPLighting newGrowth

Lamps made of post-consumer recycled content made to look like tree branches. Read more

Design House Stockholm Box Light Design House Stockholm Box Light

Designed by Jonas Hakaniemi, this lamp is adjusted by sliding the light through its exterior box. Read more

Neo-Ray Series 52 Neo-Ray Series 52

A direct/indirect pendant light from Cooper Lighting with at least 90 percent efficiency. Read more

Gray Pants Scrap Lights Gray Pants Scrap Lights

These stylish lamps are made from discarded cardboard boxes. Read more

Erco Quintessence Erco Quintessence

A collection of recessed luminaires that encompasses more than 350 lighting products. Read more

Kartell Tati Kartell Tati

A new line of table lamps with an Art Deco-style shape. Read more

GE PowerGrid LED Lights GE PowerGrid LED Lights

This modular LED system is a replacement for fluorescent lighting. Read more

Artek A331 "Beehive" Pendant Artek A331 "Beehive" Pendant

Alvar Aalto's pendant lamp has been updated with new white chrome rings. Read more

iLight Technologies Hypnotica iLight Technologies Hypnotica

A linear LED light fixture with a full spectrum of color possibilities. Read more

Dreamscape Lighting DLED 6200 Dreamscape Lighting DLED 6200

A high-power LED light channel with a low temperature and long lifespan. Read more

Foscarini Flap Foscarini Flap

A modular light system that can be used to create an eye-catching light sculpture. Read more

Morelite Defiant II Morelite Defiant II

This family of die-cast indoor and outdoor lighting fixtures from Philips uses various lamp sources. Read more

Litecontrol L20 Litecontrol L20

With an LED light source, this luminaire has a higher output and is more efficient than a linear fluorescent. Read more

Artemide Soffione Artemide Soffione

Halogen table lamps with a diffuser that looks like crystals. Read more

USAI BeveLED USAI BeveLED

A recessed, adjustable LED downlight with interchangeable lenses. Read more

Sure-Lites CX, LPX, and SLX Exit Signs Sure-Lites CX, LPX, and SLX Exit Signs

This series of exit lights from Cooper Lighting is now available in red and green letters. Read more

Lithonia Lighting RTLED Lithonia Lighting RTLED

LED white light from a recessed series for commercial applications. Read more

Bulbrite Turbo LEDs Bulbrite Turbo LEDs

These LEDs feature heat sink technology that eliminates the need for large housings. Read more

BetaLED 304 Series BetaLED 304 Series

The 304 Series luminaires from BetaLED are scalable up to 12,000 lumens. Read more

Zumtobel Careena Zumtobel Careena

A recessed fixture which uses red and white LEDs to achiece a medium color temperature. Read more

Fabbian Tile Fabbian Tile

These lamps are building blocks that can be turned into chandeliers, partitions, and focal points. Read more

Outdoor Products
Sutherland Furniture Great Lakes Collection Sutherland Furniture Great Lakes Collection

A collection of outdoor furnitiure designed by Terry Hunziker. Read more

iLevel Parallam Plus PSL iLevel Parallam Plus PSL

Parallel strand lumber from Weyerhaeuser can tolerate most outdoor applications. Read more

Allscape LL-313/314/315 Allscape LL-313/314/315

Low-level outdoor light bollards with no visible hardware or sharp edges. Read more

Architectural Area Lighting Largent LED Architectural Area Lighting Largent LED

High-performance area LED luminaire can be precisely aimed with minimal glare. Read more

Stone Forest Chaise Stone Forest Chaise

A lawn chair made from one piece of silver-gray Italian marble. Read more

Cali Bamboo Fossilized Strand Cali Bamboo Fossilized Strand

Bamboo deck boards have passed California Class A fire and weather tests. Read more

Ewo Up Ewo Up

A complete line of LED lighting and light fixtures for urban environments. Read more

HessAmerica Athens HessAmerica Athens

Outdoor-grade pole luminaire is made of stainless steel and comes in two sizes. Read more

Kartell Ami Ami Table and Chair Kartell Ami Ami Table and Chair

This table and chair, designed by Tokujin Yoshioka, are meant to recall traditional Japanese interlaced patterns. Read more

Haddonstone West Lodge Urn and Fountain Haddonstone West Lodge Urn and Fountain

New cast-stone garden ornaments for the West Lodge line. Read more

McGraw-Edison Ventus LED Area Luminaire McGraw-Edison Ventus LED Area Luminaire

A new area and roadway light fixture from Cooper Lighting is suited for adverse conditions. Read more

Invue MESA LED Invue MESA LED

A new outdoor area luminaire from Cooper Lighting in two pole-mount or a wall-mount configurations. Read more

Metropolitan Ceramics Duraquarry Metropolitan Ceramics Duraquarry

Unglazed ceramic quarry tiles with 50 percent pre-consumer recycled content. Read more

Pine Hall Brick StormPave Pine Hall Brick StormPave

Made to look like traditional English Edge pavers, they are designed to dissipate stormwater into the soil. Read more

Sina Pearson Colores de Mexico Sina Pearson Colores de Mexico

Outdoor upholstery fabrics with a modern spin on Mexican textiles. Read more

Royal Botania Red Label Royal Botania Red Label

A new family of outdoor furniture with a line of tables and two lines of chairs. Read more

Versa-Lok Versa-Lok

This segmental retaining wall system is now available in a bronze blend color. Read more

DuPont ForeverLawn Select Synthetic Grass DuPont ForeverLawn Select Synthetic Grass

Natural-looking synthetic grass with a wide range of commercial applications. Read more

Henry Hall Designs Vari Chair and Foot Stool Henry Hall Designs Vari Chair and Foot Stool

Weather-resistant chair and foot stool made of stainless steel available in five colors. Read more

Material Products
American Clay Lime Putty American Clay Lime Putty

Made with U.S.-sourced lime, this lime putty can be used to harden plasters or as a limewash. Read more

Bendheim EcoGlass Bendheim EcoGlass

Textured architectural glass made from 60 percent recycled material. Read more

Charlotte Pipe RePVC Charlotte Pipe RePVC

PVC pipe that uses 100 percent recycled content as its center layer. Read more

Kryton Krystol Mortar Admixture Kryton Krystol Mortar Admixture

This admixture transforms rendering mortars into waterproof protection. Read more

BR-111 Tiete Chestnut BR-111 Tiete Chestnut

A Brazilian chestnut that is durable and easy to source. Read more

AGC Glass Company North America Krystal Klear AGC Glass Company North America Krystal Klear

Ultratransparent glass with a visible light transmission of 91 percent and a high shading coefficient. Read more

Dalite Veranda Tones Dalite Veranda Tones

This new line of ColorBody porcelain tile has a multicolor wood appearance. Read more

Engineered Timber Resources Songwood Engineered Timber Resources Songwood

Compressed wood panels made from FSC-certified raw material. Read more

PPG Industries SolarBan R100 PPG Industries SolarBan R100

Transparent-reflective glass controls solar heat gain. Read more

Guardian Industries SunGuard SatinDeco Glass Guardian Industries SunGuard SatinDeco Glass

This glass combines energy saving and privacy glass for windows and curtain walls. Read more

OMG OlyBond500 Green OMG OlyBond500 Green

This fast-acting adhesive with ultralow VOCs uses renewable resources instead of petroleum-based ones. Read more

InPro BioPolyPETG InPro BioPolyPETG

Door and wall protection using a blend of biopolymer and reformulated PETG. Read more

Western Red Cedar Knotty Beveled Siding Western Red Cedar Knotty Beveled Siding

This cedar siding and decking outperforms vinyl, fiber cement, brick, and other composites. Read more

Sherwin-Williams ProMar 200 Sherwin-Williams ProMar 200

A water-based acrylic-alkyd coating for high-volume commercial environments. Read more

Vast Composite Landscape Pavers Vast Composite Landscape Pavers

Using a blend of up to 95 percent recycled car tires and plastic containers, these pavers are suitable for large commercial hardscapes. Read more

Procoat Radcoat Procoat Radcoat

An aliphatic UV-curable waterborne urethane for heavy commercial applications. Read more

Veritas Botanical Series Veritas Botanical Series

The panels are GreenGuard certified for indoor air quality. Read more

Tapco Group StoneCraft Tapco Group StoneCraft

Stone veneer that offers the look of natural stone and is easier to install. Read more

Contact Industries Veneer-Wrapped Aluminum Panels Contact Industries Veneer-Wrapped Aluminum Panels

Available in various shapes, veneer is added to aluminum panels and come with various treatment options. Read more

Projects

30 Park Place 30 Park Place

Robert A.M. Stern Architects

Bahia Cabana Bahia Cabana

Garcia Stromberg

The Pier Park The Pier Park

Rogers Partners Architects+Urban Designers, ASD, Ken Smith: Landscape Architect

Len Lye Center Len Lye Center

Pattersons Architects

LaGuardia Airport Renovation LaGuardia Airport Renovation

LaGuardia Gateway Partners, HOK, Parsons Brinckerhoff

Pyramid Tower Pyramid Tower

Studio Libeskind

Naman Spa Naman Spa

MIA Design Studio

Fannie Mae Headquarters Fannie Mae Headquarters

SHoP Architects, WDG Architecture

Avaza Aquapark Avaza Aquapark

JDS Architects

Brighton College Sport and Sciences Building Brighton College Sport and Sciences Building

Office for Metropolitan Architecture (OMA)

Messner Mountain Museum Messner Mountain Museum

Zaha Hadid Architects

ICD/ITKE 2014-2015 Research Pavilion ICD/ITKE 2014-2015 Research Pavilion

Institute of Building Structures and Structural Design (ITKE), Institute for...

West Berkeley Public Library West Berkeley Public Library

Harley Ellis Devereaux

Studio Dental Mobile Unit Studio Dental Mobile Unit

Montalba Architects

Bridgepoint Active Healthcare Bridgepoint Active Healthcare

Stantec Architecture, KPMB Architects, HDR Architecture, Diamond Schmitt Architects

Ex of In House Ex of In House

Steven Holl Architects

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