Texas Architect Sept/Oct 2006: Design Awards
Texas Architect is the official publication of the Texas Society of Architects, each edition features recently completed projects and other editorial content largely written by AIA members in Texas. That collective participation was the basis of Texas Architect’s recognition by the national AIA with a 2010 Institute Honor for Collaborative Achievement.
6 7 t h A n n u a l TSA C o n ve n t io n : B E AUT Y E X P O P R E V I E W : D e s i g n P rod u c t s & I de a s E xpo s i t io n E x h i b i t or L i s t i n g The Texas Society of Architects is pleased to announce the list of companies participating in the 2006 Design Products & Ideas Expo in Dallas (current as of August 5). Expo dates are November 2-4 at the Dallas Convention Center. Make your plans to visit their booths to pick up new product information, ask a question, or just see a friend. Keep and use this handy guide as a future reference tool. With over 200 companies listed, you will find products to fulfill all of your architectural needs. A. Bargas & Associates booth 301 Alcan Composites USA Inc. booth 112 American Tile Supply booths 501, 502 PO Box 792056 San Antonio, TX 78279 210.344.2821, fax 210.341.0033 55 W. Port Plaza, Ste. 625 St. Louis, MO 63146 314.542.9102, fax 314.878.7596 2821 W. 7th St., Fort Worth, TX 76107 817.332.4101, fax 817.390.2404 www.abargasco.com www.alucobond.com American Tile features the Southwest’s largest selection A. Bargas and Associates is a full service educational fur- Alucobond® consists of two sheets of .02 aluminum of fine quality products, a knowledgeable staff and good niture dealer. We carry a complete line of furnishings, thermobonded to a polyethylene or fire retardant core value. At any of the 14 American Tile locations in Texas, which include CampbellRhea Laboratory Casework, in a continuous process. Alucobond is available in 3mm, you and your client can select tile, marble, porcelain and Brodart Contract Library Furniture, Track auditorium 4mm, and 6mm thickness in a full spectrum of standard granite for all of your building needs. American Tile is a seating and DeBourgh metal lockers. We also carry a colors or any custom color you desire. member of the Acme Brick family of companies. eteria furnishings. All-Lite Architectural Products booth 507 Ameristar Fence Products booth 815 Acme Brick Company booths 701, 703 5101 Blue Mound Rd. Fort Worth, TX 76106 817.509.2308, fax 817.831.3110 PO Box 581000, Tulsa, OK 74158 918.833.3515, fax 918.833.3526 www.alllitelouvers.com Ameristar Fence Products is setting the standards for All-Lite manufactures a full range of architectural prod- the fencing industry. Remaining the Texas Architects first www.brick.com ucts that includes extruded and fabricated, stationary or choice in ornamental fencing, Ameristar has a specific Acme Brick Company meets the needs of Texas archi- operable louvers, acoustical louvers, penthouses, sight grade, style and color for every application. tects with hard-fired clay brick in an exciting variety screens, sunshades, architectural grilles and ornamental of colors, textures, and blends. Acme also offers the metals. Our products are sold nationwide. Amtech Roofing Consultants, Inc. booth 509 Alpolic-Mitsubishi Chemical FP America Inc. booth 324 3300 S. Gessner, Ste. 118 Houston, TX 77063 713.266.4829, fax 713.266.4977 401 Volvo Chesapeake, VA 23320 800.422.7270, fax 757.436.1896 www.amtechroofing.com www.alpolic-usa.com design, construction documents, nondestructive testing Alpolic® is a line of innovative aluminum and metal and administration/project management, quality assur- www.advancedcaststone.com composite materials that are used extensively in the ance monitoring and computerized roof assessment Advanced Cast Stone is a manufacturer of architectural architectural industry. Lightweight, durable, rigid and management. cast stone building materials for commercial and high- easily formable, Alpolic® offers a range of finishes from end residential buildings through its totally integrated the look of stone to the natural metal finishes of copper design, engineering, CAD and production capabilities. and titanium. www.brick.com large selection of classroom, technology, office, and caf- 2821 W. 7th St. Fort Worth, TX 76107 817.332.4101, fax 817.390.2404 IBP Glass Block Grid System, a mortarless glass block installation system. Acme Brick Company is a Berkshire Hathaway company. Advanced Cast Stone booth 202 115 Lee St. Fort Worth, TX 76140 817.572.0018 x.120, fax 817.293.6378 ACS also has an exterior sign division that produces www.ameristarfence.com Amtech is a proactive independent professional roof consulting firm that provides roof evaluations, roof Amtico Int’l. booth 824 6825 Wedgestone Dr., Plano, TX 75023 972.208.3532, fax 972.208.4400 monument style signs of uncompromising quality. American Concrete Technologies booth 909 AEC, Inc. booth 931 2242 Forest Park Blvd. Fort Worth, TX 76110 817.927.1980, fax 817.926.5024 Amtico International leads the industry in premium www.diamondpolish.com more slip resistance, lower maintenance and higher per- Using a dry process and industrial diamonds, we polish formance. Also, Stratica, Amtico’s non-PVC ECO Poly- www.aeccorp.com standard old or new concrete to a sheen and finish that meric product offers commercial and institutional users AEC, Inc. supplies and installs acoustical interior fin- resembles granite and has advantages over other flooring a tough, high performance no-wax floor. ishes and noise control products for the Interior Design, choices. Diamond Polished™ floors are economical, long Architectural and Industrial markets. AEC specializes in lasting, low maintenance, need no cleaners, wax, paint or the installation of stretched fabric acoustical systems and coatings and resist stains, spills, and abuse. 3360 Wiley Post Rd., Ste 150 Carrollton, TX 75006 972.488.1066, fax 972.488.0554 architectural noise barriers. Having a diversified portfolio of products enables practical and appropriate solutions. 9 / 1 0 2 0 0 6 www.amtico.com resilient floor tiles. Featuring with the 2006 color range is Amtico’s MPS (multi performance system) providing Andersen Windows, Inc. booth 902 8807 Ravenswood Rd., Granbury, TX 76049 214.616.7743, fax 651.275.6848 t e x a s a r c h i t e c t 99