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School’s Natural Color Palette of ALUCOBOND® Plus Cladding Addresses Sensory Needs of Special Education Students

Project Name Quora Education Center
Location Little Canada, MN
ALUCOBOND® Natural Rusted Metal, Natural Chestnut, Spectra Ocean, and Spectra Amazon
Architects Lawa Scott Erickson (LSE)
General Contractor Kraus-Anderson Construction Co.
Fabricator/Installer Atomic Architectural Sheet Metal, Inc.
Photography Mark Kempf

The new Quora Education Center in Little Canada, Minn., celebrated its grand opening in August 2018 as the latest educational facility in Minnesota's Northeast Metro 916 Intermediate School District designed specifically to address the sensory needs of students receiving special education services.

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Energy Efficient Primary School Uses Bright White Alucobond Plus And Responsive Sunshading System

Erich Kastner Primary School, Planugsburo Rohling AG Architekten, pbr, Passive House, Germany, Alucobond Plus, Photography Michael Moser The PassivHaus or “Passive House” energy performance standard was developed in Germany in the 1990s. The city of Leipzig adopted the standard in 2008 for all new public construction. The city’s first compliant building, the Erich Kästner Primary School was built in 2009 by the architects at Planungsbüro Rohling AG Architekten + Ingenieure (pbr). (more…)