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Traditionally, for optimal sun shading, brise soleil louvers are angled perpendicular to t he direction of t he sun’s pat h, as calculated on t he summer solstice. Yet t he complexity of t he tower ’s cur ving east-, west-, and sout h-facing facades, combined wit h t he diagonal orientation of t he panels, requires a unique angle for eac h of t he f ive t housand stainless steel mesh panels to ac hieve optimal sun shading.

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Material Matters  

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Material Matters  

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