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Yearly Archives: 2020

Modern, Occupant-Focused Office Space Achieves Color-Driven Design With ALUCOBOND® PLUS Cladding

Northgate
ProjectNorthgate Plaza
LocationRogers, Arkansas
ALUCOBOND® PLUSDayton Blue, Anthracite Silver Metallic, Bone White
ArchitectCore Architects Inc.
Fabricator/InstallerAce Glass Construction Corp.
General ContractorCrossland Construction Co. Inc.
PhotographyPhotos courtesy of Ace Glass Construction Corp. and Ace Glass Manufacturing Corp.

Northgate Plaza, a new office building opened in February 2020 in the fast-growing Pinnacle Hills neighborhood of Rogers, Ark., was envisioned as a new standard for occupant-focused office space in this premiere business and entertainment district. Northgate Plaza features modern architectural design, unique building materials and amenities that produce quality experiences not previously available in the area.

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Let’s Talk Tech: Color Uniformity of Brushed Finishes

Color Uniformity of Brushed Finishes
Color Uniformity of Brushed Finishes

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The ALUCOBOND® PLUS Natural Collection offers inspiring alternatives to typical paint finishes. In particular, our brushed finishes create a level of intrigue and depth which are popular with architects and owners. Unlike standard opaque finishes, brushed finishes are translucent, allowing the color of the aluminum to be a major contributor of the overall final color. The aluminum coil casting and rolling processes have no color control of the aluminum coil. This results in slight color variations with different coils of the brushed aluminum utilized in the production of ALUCOBOND PLUS Brushed panels.

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