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.
9 / 10 2 0 0 6 texas architect 99 EXPO PREVIEW : D EsIgn P RODucts & I DEas E XPOsItIOn E XhIbItOR L IstIng 67 th a nnuaL tsa c OnVEntIOn : bEautY A. Bargas & Associates booth 301 PO Box 792056 San Antonio, TX 78279 210.344.2821, fax 210.341.0033 www.abargasco.com A. Bargas and Associates is a full service educational fur- niture dealer. We carry a complete line of furnishings, which include CampbellRhea Laboratory Casework, Brodart Contract Library Furniture, Track auditorium seating and DeBourgh metal lockers. We also carry a large selection of classroom, technology, office, and caf- eteria furnishings. Acme Brick Company booths 701, 703 2821 W. 7th St. Fort Worth, TX 76107 817.332.4101, fax 817.390.2404 www.brick.com Acme Brick Company meets the needs of Texas archi- tects with hard-fired clay brick in an exciting variety of colors, textures, and blends. Acme also offers the 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 www.advancedcaststone.com Advanced Cast Stone is a manufacturer of architectural cast stone building materials for commercial and high- end residential buildings through its totally integrated design, engineering, CAD and production capabilities. ACS also has an exterior sign division that produces monument style signs of uncompromising quality. AEC, Inc. booth 931 3360 Wiley Post Rd., Ste 150 Carrollton, TX 75006 972.488.1066, fax 972.488.0554 www.aeccorp.com AEC, Inc. supplies and installs acoustical interior fin- ishes and noise control products for the Interior Design, Architectural and Industrial markets. AEC specializes in the installation of stretched fabric acoustical systems and architectural noise barriers. Having a diversified portfolio of products enables practical and appropriate solutions. Alcan Composites USA Inc. booth 112 55 W. Port Plaza, Ste. 625 St. Louis, MO 63146 314.542.9102, fax 314.878.7596 www.alucobond.com Alucobond® consists of two sheets of .02 aluminum thermobonded to a polyethylene or fire retardant core in a continuous process. Alucobond is available in 3mm, 4mm, and 6mm thickness in a full spectrum of standard colors or any custom color you desire. All-Lite Architectural Products booth 507 5101 Blue Mound Rd. Fort Worth, TX 76106 817.509.2308, fax 817.831.3110 www.alllitelouvers.com All-Lite manufactures a full range of architectural prod- ucts that includes extruded and fabricated, stationary or operable louvers, acoustical louvers, penthouses, sight screens, sunshades, architectural grilles and ornamental metals. Our products are sold nationwide. Alpolic-Mitsubishi Chemical FP America Inc. booth 324 401 Volvo Chesapeake, VA 23320 800.422.7270, fax 757.436.1896 www.alpolic-usa.com Alpolic® is a line of innovative aluminum and metal composite materials that are used extensively in the architectural industry. Lightweight, durable, rigid and easily formable, Alpolic® offers a range of finishes from the look of stone to the natural metal finishes of copper and titanium. American Concrete Technologies booth 909 2242 Forest Park Blvd. Fort Worth, TX 76110 817.927.1980, fax 817.926.5024 www.diamondpolish.com Using a dry process and industrial diamonds, we polish standard old or new concrete to a sheen and finish that resembles granite and has advantages over other flooring choices. Diamond Polished™ floors are economical, long lasting, low maintenance, need no cleaners, wax, paint or coatings and resist stains, spills, and abuse. American Tile Supply booths 501, 502 2821 W. 7th St., Fort Worth, TX 76107 817.332.4101, fax 817.390.2404 www.brick.com American Tile features the Southwest’s largest selection of fine quality products, a knowledgeable staff and good value. At any of the 14 American Tile locations in Texas, you and your client can select tile, marble, porcelain and granite for all of your building needs. American Tile is a member of the Acme Brick family of companies. Ameristar Fence Products booth 815 PO Box 581000, Tulsa, OK 74158 918.833.3515, fax 918.833.3526 www.ameristarfence.com Ameristar Fence Products is setting the standards for the fencing industry. Remaining the Texas Architects first choice in ornamental fencing, Ameristar has a specific grade, style and color for every application. Amtech Roofing Consultants, Inc. booth 509 3300 S. Gessner, Ste. 118 Houston, TX 77063 713.266.4829, fax 713.266.4977 www.amtechroofing.com Amtech is a proactive independent professional roof consulting firm that provides roof evaluations, roof design, construction documents, nondestructive testing and administration/project management, quality assur- ance monitoring and computerized roof assessment management. Amtico Int’l. booth 824 6825 Wedgestone Dr., Plano, TX 75023 972.208.3532, fax 972.208.4400 www.amtico.com Amtico International leads the industry in premium resilient floor tiles. Featuring with the 2006 color range is Amtico’s MPS (multi performance system) providing more slip resistance, lower maintenance and higher per- formance. Also, Stratica, Amtico’s non-PVC ECO Poly- meric product offers commercial and institutional users a tough, high performance no-wax floor. Andersen Windows, Inc. booth 902 8807 Ravenswood Rd., Granbury, TX 76049 214.616.7743, fax 651.275.6848 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.