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Monthly Archives: January 2006

Fluor Corporation Headquarters

Alucobond, Fluor Corporation Headquarters, Texas

Project Name: Fluor Corporation Headquarters
Project Location: Irving, Texas
Alucobond Materials: 10,000 sq. ft. of 4 mm Bone White
Year of Installation: 2006
Architect: Forum Studio, Inc.
, St. Louis
Fabricator: NOW Specialties, Inc., 
Carrollton, Texas
General Contractor/Installer: Clayco, Inc.
, St. Louis
Attachment Method: Stainless steel fasteners
Alucobond® Louvers Let the Texas Sun Shine in Without Heavy Heat Load When executives at engineering and construction giant Fluor Corp decided to build a new global corporate headquarters in Irving, Texas, last year, meeting a tight construction deadline was of the utmost importance. Design plans for the 140,000-square-foot, three-story, dual-wing corporate building were begun in mid-June 2005, with ground-breaking in late July. Just eight months later, construction was completed. Similar projects, according to Fluor, usually require a 16-month timeline to complete. (more…)

Fair Lawn Community Center

Alucobond, Fair Lawn Community Center, BAMCO, New Jersey

Project Name: Fair Lawn Community Center
Project Location: Fair Lawn, New Jersey
Alucobond Materials: 24,000 sq. ft. of 4mm 
Bone White Color
Year of Installation: 2006
Architect: Allen Weitzman Studio 5 Partnership Architects
, Glen Rock, NJ
Fabricator: BAMCO, Inc., 
Middlesex, NJ
Attachment Method: D500 Dry Joint Wall System
Community Center's Contemporary Design Captures Officials' Vision of Town's Future When officials in the Borough of Fair Lawn, N.J., decided to build a new community center to replace the town’s indoor recreational facilities that were split between two inadequately spaced buildings located at opposite ends of town, there was one overriding goal for the building’s design. (more…)