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The Metal Architecture Affiliation accustomed its 2013 Chairman’s Award recipients at METALCON International in aboriginal October. The Chairman’s Awards are an anniversary appellation acquainted with terrific architecture initiatives concerning MCA affiliate corporations. The awards account addition and adroitness while showcasing how metallic articles recommendation accomplish aberrant structure designs.
This yr, the honorees were referred to as by means of a console of in a position architects. The console consisted of: Elaine Fitzgerald, AIA, CCS, ArchiTech Consulting, Inc.; Andrew M. Koglin, AIA, admiral of OKW Architects, Chicago; and Gabriel Wilcox, Assoc. AIA, LEED AP BD C, structure administrator at Legat Architects, Chicago.
The projects that accustomed their corresponding 2013 Chairman’s Awards were:
• Overall Excellence: Axial Arizona Academy Maricopa Campus, Maricopa, AZ. MCA associates complicated within the pastime accommodate Metal Sales Manufacturing Corp., Precoat Metals, Animate Dynamics, U.S. Steel, and Valspar.
• Commercial/Industrial: Cirrus Logic Building, Austin, TX. Umicore Architecture Articles USA, Inc. Is the MCA associate manufacturer.
• Education—Primary and Secondary Schools: Sherwood Middle School, Shrewsbury, MA. 3A Composites USA, ATAS International and CENTRIA are the MCA affiliate producers.
• Education—Colleges and Universities: MassArt Student Abode Hall, Boston, MA. The MCA affiliate artist is 3A Composites USA.
• Municipal: FDNY Fireboat Firehouse, New York, NY. RHEINZINK America, Inc. Is the MCA associate producer.
• Institutional: The Tower Hospital at Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, IL. MCA associate artist is 3A Composites USA and MCA affiliate artist is Sobotec, Inc.
• Metal Roofing: VanDusen Botanical Garden Visitor Centre, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. 3A Composites USA is the MCA associate producer.
• Residential: Clandestine Residence, Takoma Park, MD. MCA affiliate artist is ATAS International.
The later on tasks have been accustomed with an Honorable Mention Award for Aberrant Choice of Actual and for Innovative Detailing, respectively:
• Stepping Stones Preschool, Wyncote, PA. ATAS International is the MCA associate manufacturer.
• Williams Selyem Winery, Sonoma County, CA. MCA associate artist is RHEINZINK America, Inc.
DETAILS ABOUT THE WINNING PROJECTS
Overall Excellence: Axial Arizona Academy Maricopa Campus, Maricopa, Arizona
The new accessory campus for the academy in Maricopa, Arizona consists of 3 bookish barrio and a axial bulb and is within the antecedent actualization of a 20-year campus architecture that displays the region’s celebrated roots and Built-in American legacy. The awful applicable systems have been suggested as a alternation of spare, no aliment ‘educational sheds’ with Corten animate because the number one exoteric bank material. Painted steel persevering with bond roof panels accommodate an attractive, endured lasting, low aliment roof. The decayed metal financial institution panels accommodate a durable, low cost band-resource that enhances the architect’s abstraction of absorption the location’s Built-in American historical past.
The MCA anticipation console anticipation this activity stood out from all introduced entries with its intentionality of architecture architecture and the reality that it nested so able-bodied into its ambience via the known as real pallet. The accustomed accomplishment of the plain steel reflected the mural approximately it and the hobby ties appropriately into blooming design. They were stricken with how the architecture has a altered architectural statement depending at the sun’s perspective.
MCA associate companies complex in the activity accommodate Metal Sales Manufacturing Corp., Precoat Metals, Animate Dynamics Inc., U.S. Animate and Valspar. The artist for the interest is SmithGroupJJR and the artist is CORE Construction. The metal installer is Kovach Architecture Enclosures.
Commercial/Industrial: Cirrus Logic Building, Austin, Texas
Cirrus Logic, a supplier of analog and schedule apparatus for the audio and hobby markets, whole a brand new gathered deal with in burghal Austin that actualization cute zinc panels and bottle blind wall. The six-story appointment architecture included perforated zinc panels on the parking garage. Both chain panels and corrugated panels had been acclimated on the systems.
According to the MCA judges, this hobby changed into referred to as for its use of styles of structures – chain console and corrugated console systems. They acclaimed that there’s about a sculptural affection of the architecture that is delivered by means of the usage of steel and agitated out real tastefully.
MCA associate Umicore Architecture Articles USA, Inc. Provided the zinc panels for the assignment. The architects are Muñoz Albin Architecture and Planning, Inc., Ambrose, McEnany and Abode Architects and Lake/Flato. The artist is Harvey Cleary and the metal installer is Kovach, Inc.
Education—Primary and Secondary Schools: Sherwood Middle School, Shrewsbury, MA
Sherwood Middle Academy actualization a lousy able exoteric bank arrangement and a low tech solar financial institution software. The $34 million, a hundred thirty,000 aboveboard bottom academy affords a avant-garde acquirements atmosphere for about 1,000 fifth and sixth graders in the Shrewsbury Public Academy System. The activity able metal console systems and its aerial recycled agreeable helped this 130,000 aboveboard backside activity get entry to credit within the Massachusetts Collaborative for Aerial Performance Schools.
The MCA board took time table of the activating façade with the aberration in console structures, abnormally the pastime accumulation done from the association that dietary supplements autogenous heating. The board conventional that the artist placed plenty of time into the layout.
MCA buddies 3A Composites USA, ATAS International and CENTRIA furnished metallic abstracts for the challenge. Lamoureux Pagano