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Spotlight Series: Enhancing Performance in Education Buildings with Sun Control Products

Creating more sustainable buildings with improved environments is a challenge that affects architects, owners, and occupants. Today we’re spotlighting how Kawneer’s façade solutions like our Sun Control Products help buildings function with greater impact. By reflecting daylight into the building yet redirecting direct heat off it, our products help create bright and inspiring spaces to improve occupant comfort and morale, all while increasing thermal efficiency by lowering lighting and air conditioning costs. It’s just one of the ways we help enhance the performance of modern architecture.

 

To learn more about the sun control products we offer CLICK HERE.

 

Enhancing Performance

Spotlight Series: Enhancing Protection in Education Buildings with Strong, Durable Products

Kawneer develops façade solutions to help buildings endure for decades. Today we’re spotlighting how Kawneer’s façade solutions help build a level of stability, safety, and security. By engineering products that stand up to the daily wear and tear of occupant use, the annual weathering of seasonal change, or the impact of stronger forces like hurricane or blast scenarios, we help build a layer of protection around modern architecture.

 

To learn more about the entrance products we offer CLICK HERE.

Enhancing Protection

Building Peace of Mind with Blast Mitigation Solutions

The sudden and forceful shock from man-made disasters can pose a threat to a facility’s integrity and occupants’ wellbeing; that’s why Kawneer has developed a range of products designed to mitigate the blast from explosives and help provide increased protection throughout the year. Whether new construction or retrofit applications, Kawneer helps build a legacy around defending against damage and devastation, helping protect what’s inside. After all, it’s what’s on the inside that matters the most.

 

To learn more about the blast mitigation products we offer CLICK HERE.

 

 

Blast Mitigation Solutions

Building Peace of Mind with Hurricane Resistant Solutions

Nature can create high-impact damage that poses a threat to a facility’s integrity and occupants’ wellbeing; that’s why we’ve developed a range of products designed to withstand the wrath of hurricanes and help provide increased protection throughout the year. Whether new construction or retrofit applications, Kawneer helps build a legacy around defending against damage and devastation, helping protect what’s inside. After all, it’s what’s on the inside that matters the most.

 

To learn more about the hurricane resistant products we offer CLICK HERE.

Hurricane Resistant Solutions

Building on Knowledge: Thermal Barrier Technologies

Aluminum is a remarkably versatile construction material; however, its thermal conductivity can pose a challenge. Fortunately, Kawneer offers a variety of thermal barrier technologies to help combat this attribute. In this video, we discuss the thought Kawneer puts into leveraging thermal barrier technologies in their product designs. 

 

To learn more about some of the thermal technologies we use CLICK HERE to view a pdf of our Thermal Technology brochure.

 

Building on Knowledge: Thermal Barrier Technology

Building  Legacies with Kawneer: Alexan on 8th

In the multifamily market occupant demands and funding criteria influence property design and decision-making more than ever before.  The Alexan on 8th is a great example of a property thoughtfully designed to respond to these multifamily market influences. Kawneer’s Market Segment Manager, Sarah Andreasen discusses design considerations on the topic.

Building  Legacies with Kawneer: Alexan on 8th

 

Inspiring Façade Solutions for Healthcare Facilities

Hospitals, doctor’s offices, assisted living homes, and urgent care centers; our health is our most valuable asset, and these buildings provide the care we need. High-performing healthcare facilities build strong communities, and Kawneer can help design them to enhance occupant wellness to benefit patients and staff. We are committed to providing façade solutions that deliver greater performance, protection, and productivity, so we can help build a legacy around healthcare facilities that truly promote healing.

Inspiring Façade Solutions for Healthcare Faciliti

 

Inspiring Façade Solutions for Multifamily & Office Buildings

Apartments and condos, office towers and workplace headquarters. These buildings serve an array of functions. And, for the modern, urban individual, they’re the center of daily life.

 

Kawneer is committed to providing façade solutions that deliver greater performance, protection, and productivity, so we can help build a legacy that puts occupant wellness at the forefront of design.

Inspiring Façade Solutions for Multifamily & Offic

 

Inspiring Façade Solutions for Education

Preschools, grade schools, colleges and universities, training facilities and research laboratories. For most of the day, these buildings grow and develop our future engineers, artists, doctors, and architects. They stand as neighborhood landmarks that house our most prized possessions.

 

See how Kawneer can help with accessibility, security, daylighting and other factors that go into designing today’s educational facilities.

Inspiring Façade Solutions for Education

 

IsoPourTM Thermal Break

Kawneer redefines thermal technology by merging industry-proven pour and debridge thermal breaks with polymer isolator technologies. The new technology creates thermally broken assemblies for enhanced building energy efficiencies with higher structural performance, giving architects, designers and building owners more opportunities to bring their vision to life.

IsoPour™ Thermal Break

 

Building Legacies – Market Segments

Building on the past to advance the future. Kawneer solutions draw on a long history of innovation to create next-generation technologies that inspire architects, contractors and glaziers to create buildings with better performance, protection and productivity. Bringing façade innovations to life for offices, multifamily, education healthcare and more. At Kawneer we are always building. Build your legacy.

Building Legacies – Market Segments

 

Infinite Possibilities

Innovative façades for inspired building designs around the world. With Kawneer, infinite possibilities and innovative design solutions for today, for tomorrow, for life. Explore our dynamic array of innovative solutions for renovation and new construction. Together we build infinite possibilities.

Infinite Possibilities

 

Solector® Sun Shading Estimator

The Solector® Sun Shading Estimator is a graphical interface tool to estimate and compare thermal performance of glazing and framing systems (for curtain walls and storefronts) with various types of Kawneer solar protection devices on the façade.

Solector® Sun Shading Estimator
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