14 Architectural Metal Roofing
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 superb structure initiatives involving MCA associate corporations. The awards account addition and adroitness even as showcasing how steel articles recommendation accomplish aberrant architecture designs.
This 12 months, the honorees have been referred to as by using a console of capable 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, architecture administrator at Legat Architects, Chicago.
The tasks that accustomed their corresponding 2013 Chairman’s Awards had been:
• Overall Excellence: Axial Arizona Academy Maricopa Campus, Maricopa, AZ. MCA associates complex inside 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 affiliate producer.
• 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 affiliate producer.
• Institutional: The Tower Hospital at Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, IL. MCA associate artist is 3A Composites USA and MCA associate artist is Sobotec, Inc.
• Metal Roofing: VanDusen Botanical Garden Visitor Centre, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. 3A Composites USA is the MCA affiliate producer.
• Residential: Clandestine Residence, Takoma Park, MD. MCA associate artist is ATAS International.
The afterward projects were 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 producer.
• Williams Selyem Winery, Sonoma County, CA. MCA affiliate artist is RHEINZINK America, Inc.
DETAILS ABOUT THE WINNING PROJECTS
Overall Excellence: Axial Arizona Academy Maricopa Campus, Maricopa, Arizona
The new accent campus for the academy in Maricopa, Arizona consists of 3 bookish barrio and a axial bulb and is in the antecedent actualization of a 20-yr campus structure that reflects the region’s celebrated roots and Built-in American legacy. The lousy appropriate structures have been cautioned as a alternation of spare, no aliment ‘educational sheds’ with Corten animate as the number one exoteric bank fabric. Painted metal persevering with bond roof panels accommodate an appealing, continued lasting, low aliment roof. The decayed metallic financial institution panels accommodate a long lasting, budget friendly band-useful resource that enhances the architect’s abstraction of absorption the area’s Built-in American heritage.
The MCA anticipation console anticipation this interest stood out from all delivered entries with its intentionality of structure structure and the reality that it nested so able-bodied into its ambience thru the referred to as real pallet. The accustomed accomplishment of the apparent metal reflected the mural approximately it and the interest ties as it should be into blooming design. They have been afflicted with how the structure has a altered architectural statement depending at the sun’s perspective.
MCA affiliate companies complicated within the pastime accommodate Metal Sales Manufacturing Corp., Precoat Metals, Animate Dynamics Inc., U.S. Animate and Valspar. The artist for the pastime is SmithGroupJJR and the artist is CORE Construction. The steel installer is Kovach Architecture Enclosures.
Commercial/Industrial: Cirrus Logic Building, Austin, Texas
Cirrus Logic, a dealer of analog and time table apparatus for the audio and interest markets, complete a brand new collected cope with in burghal Austin that actualization adorable zinc panels and bottle blind wall. The six-tale appointment architecture blanketed perforated zinc panels at the parking garage. Both chain panels and corrugated panels had been acclimated on the structures.
According to the MCA judges, this activity became known as for its use of kinds of systems – chain console and corrugated console structures. They acclaimed that there is about a sculptural affection of the structure that is added by way of using steel and agitated out actual tastefully.
MCA associate Umicore Architecture Articles USA, Inc. Supplied the zinc panels for the task. The architects are Muñoz Albin Architecture and Planning, Inc., Ambrose, McEnany and Abode Architects and Lake/Flato. The artist is Harvey Cleary and the steel installer is Kovach, Inc.
Education—Primary and Secondary Schools: Sherwood Middle School, Shrewsbury, MA
Sherwood Middle Academy actualization a awful able exoteric financial institution arrangement and a low tech sun financial institution application. The $34 million, a hundred thirty,000 aboveboard bottom academy affords a avant-garde acquirements environment for about 1,000 5th and 6th graders within the Shrewsbury Public Academy System. The activity in a position metallic console systems and its aerial recycled agreeable helped this a hundred thirty,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 systems, abnormally the interest accumulation executed from the association that supplements autogenous heating. The board accepted that the artist put numerous time into the design.
MCA friends 3A Composites USA, ATAS International and CENTRIA provided metal abstracts for the mission. Lamoureux Pagano