LAX Translucent Parking Canopies

Case Study: LAX Parking Escalator Canopies

LAWA ITF West Expansion - Economy Parking Garage; 6100 W 94th St, Los Angeles, CA, 90045 Owner: LAX; Los Angeles World Airports Architect: Gensler & Watry Design Inc. Contractor: Swinerton Builders Installer: Sherrin Glass & Metal Canopy System Manufacturer: EXTECH/Exterior Technologies, Inc. Photography: Pablo Mason Los Angeles Airport embarked upon a large expansion to efficiently move...Continue reading

Case Study: Desert Aviation

Desert Aviation Center Remodel, 2722 Perimeter Road, North Las Vegas, NV 89032 Owner: Desert Aviation Center; North Las Vegas, Nevada Developer: G.A. Haan Development, LLC Architect: Carpenter Sellers Del Gatto (CSD) Architects; Las Vegas General Contractor: AJB General Contractors; North Las Vegas, Nevada Wind-driven façade system – installing contractor: Hartlauer Signs; Las Vegas Wind-driven façade...Continue reading

Logan Airport Wall System

Case Study: Boston Logan International Airport Hangars

Logan International Airport Hangars, Logan International Airport, Boston, MA Architect: Fennick McCredit Architecture Owner: Massachusetts Port Authority Photography: William Horne System: LIGHTWALL 3440® POLYCARBONATE WALL The Massachusetts Port Authority needed to renovate two maintenance hangars at Boston’s Logan International Airport with materials that could withstand the intense winters and harsh environment of aviation. This meant delivering...Continue reading

Daylighting for aircraft hangars - HAECO hangar doors

Case Study: HAECO America’s Hangar at PTI

Project: HAECO America's Location: Greensboro, NC Architect: Ghafari Associates General Contractor: BE&K Building Group System: LIGHTWALL 3440® Certified LEED® Silver by the U.S. Green Building Council’s rating system, HAECO Americas’ new hangar at Piedmont Triad International (PTI) Airport in Greensboro, North Carolina, set a new standard in airport hangar design. Contributing to the project’s aesthetic, performance and sustainability...Continue reading

Industrial wall panels for aircraft hangar in Chicago - interior daylighting and durability

Case Study: DuPage Airport Authority Hangar

Project: DuPage Airport Authority Hangar Location: Chicago, IL Architect: Burns McDonnell General Contractor: Harbour Contractors, Inc. System: LIGHTWALL 3440 & SKYGARD 3300 Chicagoland’s DuPage Airport Authority, located in the western suburban area, is home to the largest concentration of corporate aircraft in Illinois. It is the only general aviation airport in Illinois with four active runaways, two instrument...Continue reading

LIGHTWALL 3000 Curtain Wall

Case Study: General Electric Corporate Aviation Hangar

Durable Flexibility with the LIGHTWALL 3000 Project: General Electric Corporate Aviation Hangar Location: Newburgh, NY Architect: HLW International, LLP System: LIGHTWALL 3000 The General Electric (GE) private hangar was in need of not only a repair, but an upgrade. Years of harsh weather and the extreme aviation environment had damaged the façade, and the facility...Continue reading

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