Texas Architect Sept/Oct 2008: 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.
Texas Society of Architects/AIA Preview: Exhibitor listings 6 9 th An n ua l Con v en tion | D e s i g n Pr o d u c t s & Id e a s E x p o October 23-25 | Fort Worth, Texas The Texas Society of Architects is pleased to announce the list of companies participating in the 2008 Expo in Fort Worth (current as of August 1). Expo dates are October 23-24 at the Fort Worth Convention Center. Make plans now to visit their booths, pick up new product information, ask a question, or just see a friend. Keep and use this handy guide with booth numbers as a reference tool. Denotes convention sponsor mortarless glass block installation system. Acme Brick Company is a Bershire Hathaway company. BOOTH 412 11 Group, llc BOOTH 512 Acoustonica, LLC 2501 Ellis Park Lane Conroe, TX 77304 832.264.9419 www.goto11.net BOOTH 220 A. Bargas & Associates Acoustonica provides services in architectural acoustics, audio-visual systems, security and surveillance, information technology, broadcast, mechanical noise and vibration control, environmental and industrial noise control and corporate aviation. Our personnel have many years of experience in markets such as: corporate, educational, casino & hotel, performing arts centers, theatres, religious and sporting facilities. BOOTH 440 10622 Gulfdale San Antonio, TX 78216 210.344.2821 www.abargasco.com A. Bargas & Associates provide a variety of quality furnishings to include classroom furniture, auditorium seating, stadium seating, library furniture, and science lab casework. 16990 Dallas Pkwy. Dallas, TX 75248 972.250.6647 www.acoustonica.com Advanced Cast Stone, Inc. Accelerated Building Technologies BOOTH 518 656 Turtle Cove Blvd. Rockwall, TX 75087 724.719.8023 www.accbt.com Construction Efficiency and Energy Efficiency all in one S.T.E.P. The Accel-E™ Steel Thermal Efficient Panel (S.T.E.P.) from Accelerated Building Technologies is a thermally resistant, high-performance building panel that’s strong, lightweight and energy efficient. Accel-E™ combines the strength and performance of steel framing with the superior insulation properties of expanded polystyrene. Accuride International, Inc. BOOTH 904 12311 Shoemaker Ave. Santa Fe Springs, CA 90670 562.903.0226 www.accuride.com Accuride is the industry’s largest designer and manufacturer of precision ball bearing slide products. Slides are available in lengths from 6” - 60” and accommodate loads up to 500 pounds. With one of the most extensive range of products in the industry, Accuride has a slide for nearly every application. Acme Brick Company BOOTH 505,507 P.O. Box 425 Fort Worth, TX 76101 817.332.4101 www.brick.com For more than 100 years, Acme Brick Company has been meeting the needs of Texas architects with hard-fired clay brick in an exciting variety of colors, textures, and blends. Acme also offers the IBP Glass Block Grid System, a 9 / 1 0 2 0 0 8 Alpolic Materials-Mitsubishi Chemical FP America Inc. BOOTH 337 115 Lee St. Fort Worth, TX 76140 817.509.1143 www.advancedcaststone.com Advanced Cast Stone is a leading manufacturer of cast stone using both wet pour and dry tamp methods. The company has expertly staffed CAD drafting, mold and production departments with the largest production facility in the United States. 401 Volvo Pkwy. Chesapeake, VA 23320 800.422.7270 www.alpolic-usa.com ALPOLIC® Materials Aluminum & Metal Composites are used extensively domestically and internationally on some of the world’s highest profile buildings. ALPOLIC® offers you a wide range of finishes from painted to natural and exotic metals. Added benefits of being economical, practical, easy to fabricate and Alpolic is your natural solution. AMerican pew & bench BOOTH 238 112 MLK Jr. Industrial Blvd. Rockhart, TX 78644 512.398.6673 www.americanpew.com American Tile Supply BOOTH 513, 515 2839 Merrell Rd. Dallas, TX 75229 972.243.2378 www.americantile.com Ameristar Fence Products BOOTH 405 AEP Span BOOTH 724 5100 East Grand Ave. Dallas, TX 75223 214.827.1740 www.aepspan.com AEP Span, a Division of ASC Profiles, provides architecturally engineered solutions by offering a variety of innovative steel building products. Our Span-1 ok and Span Seam roof panels are performance rated structural and architectural field-seamed. Snap Seam offers the wide pan look and structural capability of an integral standing seam panel. Alcoa Architectural Products BOOTH 131 555 Guthridge Court Norcross, GA 30092 770.840.6456 www.alcoaarchitecturalproducts.com Reynobond® with KEVLAR® is an innovative panel solution designed to withstand wind-borne debris and wind speeds common in hurricanes. Reynobond® with KEVLAR® acts as a safety net protecting the façades of buildings from hurricane-propelled debris, frequently the main culprit of hurricane damage, without the need for backer materials. P.O. Box 581000 Tulsa, OK 74158 918.879.5905 www.ameristarfence.com Ameristar Fence Products is setting the standard for the fencing industry. Remaining a favorite choice in ornamental fencing, Ameristar has a specific grade, style and color for every application. AMPCO BOOTH 249 11400 NW 36 Ave. Miami, FL 33167 866.692.5300 www.ampco.com Ampco is a leading provider of restroom partitions and architectural flush wood doors (Laminate and Wood Veneer) with manufacturing divisions in Texas, Washington state, Tennessee, and Florida. Ampco is positioned to meet all your requirements and specifications associated with these products to include LEED. Ampco assists architects, designers, contractors, and developers to meet today’s stringent specifications and varied applications. t e x a s a r c h i t e c t 123