Architectural Record BE - Building Enclosure

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Sustainable Campus Development
Campuses Go Green: Colleges and universities take environmentally responsible design to new levels.
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The Benefits of a Performance-Based Design Process
New collaborative tools are helping designers consistently deliver high-performance design solutions
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Green Globes Certification Overview
Enabling sustainability for all building types
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Continuous Insulation in Framed Exterior Walls
How to determine the amount of continuous insulation required by codes, while still retarding water ...
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Masonry Wall Systems Well Positioned to Meet Evolving Codes
New technology ups masonry’s high-performance quotient
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Extruded Concrete Panels for Rainscreen Assembly
Extruded concrete has become an increasingly popular material choice because it is thinner, offers m...
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Fitness for Purpose
The right floor for a fitness space will determine the safety and performance of every step, kick, a...
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Collaborating Through Design Challenges
The attributes of precast concrete enable realization of aesthetic and structural goals for new stud...
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The Core of the Matter
Leveraging steel-braced cores for material savings, expedited construction, and simplified trade coo...
Sponsored by The Steel Institute of New York
Categorized by Design: Architecturally Exposed Structural Steel
Specifying architecturally exposed structural steel (AESS) with defined categories to meet project e...
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Reducing Peak Electrical Demand
The hidden benefit of cool roofs
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Controlling Moisture in Masonry
Resolving the number one cause of structural deterioration in buildings
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A New Methodology for Successful Daylighting Design
Selecting fabrics for performance shading
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Smarter, Safer Hot Water: Digital Thermostatic Mixing Stations
Specifying digital mixing and recirculation stations provide a sustainable measurement and verificat...
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