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drain, and dry efficiently to achieve a mutual goal of building sustainability. Natural Gas Utilities of Texas Booth 612, 614 P.O. Box 2628 Houston TX 77252 713.207.8452 Natural gas is a better, more cost-effective fuel than electricity for heating, cooking, and heating water in a home or business. The carbon footprint for a home or business using Natural Gas appliances instead of electric appliances is up to 46 percent smaller. NCARB Booth 319 1801 K St., NW, Ste. 700-K Washington DC 20006 202.783.6500 NCARB administers programs you will utilize throughout your path toward becoming an architect: the IDP and the ARE. Once you are licensed, you can apply for NCARB certification, which will allow you greater mobility in seeking professional opportunities. NOW Specialties, Inc. Booth 615 2122 Country Club Dr., #280 Carrollton TX 75006 972.416.8525 ex. 107 Nuconsteel Booth 718 525 S. Locust St. Denton TX 76201 940.891.3050 Nuconsteel is a designer and manufacturer of cold-formed steel framing and design-build solutions for the commercial and residential construction markets. Our primary products include prefabricated roof trusses, floor trusses, and wall panels, as well as a variety of related structural systems and products. OGI Architectural Metal Solutions Booth 401 5299 Southway St. SW Canton OH 44706 800.321.9800 Manufacturer and fabricator of aluminum, carbon and stainless steel bar grating and specialty products. Product applications include sunshades, fencing, handrail infill, grilles, screens, trash containment systems




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and ADA Compliant walkways/platforms. Some products are eligible to earn LEED Credits and are proudly Made in the USA. S Oldcastle Building Products Booth 400 2627 Joe Field Rd. Dallas TX 75229 214.802.533 As a leading global glass manufacturer, Pilkington provides one of the broadest ranges of glass products available in the world today. Pilkington products help control energy usage, protect against fire, insulate against noise, provide safety and security, afford decoration and privacy, incorporate self-cleaning properties and are used in all-glass facades.

Pacific Consulting Group Booth 322 8915 Aberdeen Park Dr. Houston TX 77095 281.799.4800 PCG is an architectural computer visualization company. We deliver unique solutions to meet the 3D presentation needs of our varied clientele (i.e. architects, real estate developers and building owners) the highest quality, most cost-effective solutions, in the shortest possible timeframe. We will turn your design into a realistic vision.

Plyboo & Omarno/Tech Product Specialties, Inc. Booth 604 11063 Timberline Rd. Houston TX 77043 832.577.6419

ParexUSA Booth 424 220 Burleson San Antonio TX 78202 800.358.4785 ParexUSA, Inc., a subsidiary of ParexGroup, one of the world’s leading manufacturers of specialty chemicals and ready-to-use mortars. ParexUSA manufactures EIFS, stucco, acrylic finishes, tile-setting and waterproofing building materials for all construction. Their products can be found under the brand names; Parex, LaHabra, El Rey, Teifs, and Merkrete. PGT Industries, Inc. Booth 512 1070 Technology Dr. Nokomis FL 34275 941.343.7122 PGT has a 28-year history of superior vision, outstanding quality, and innovative products and is the nation’s leading manufacturer in residential impact-resistant windows and doors. Our products, whether new construction or replacement, aluminum or vinyl framed, impact or non-impact, compliment the design integrity of America’s best homes. Pilkington North America Booth 304 956 S. Bartlett Rd., #204 Bartlett IL 60103 630.830.1462

Polytronix, Inc. Booth 1001 805 Alpha Dr. Richardson TX 75081 972.238.7045 Since 1980, Polytronix, a U.S. corporation, has been an innovator in the design, manufacturing, and marketing of LCDs and related products to satisfy today’s technology demands. Polyvision (switchable privacy glass), Polymagic (LED glass), and other architectural film/glass products continue to amaze architects and designers from all over the world. PPG Industries, Inc. Booth 800 31 Silver Bluff Ct. Spring TX 77382 281.610.4854 PPG Industries is a coatings, glass and paint manufacturer that operates on the leading edge of new technologies for sustainable design. Serving customers in the construction markets, PPG also has a long-standing commitment for being a responsible corporate citizen. For decades, our company has pursued business practices that help build strong communities and sustain a healthy environment. Projectmates/Systemates, Inc. Booth 711 1700 Pacific Ave., Ste. 2290 Dallas TX 75201 214.217.4100 Projectmates Online Construction Management Software provides a centralized location for sharing AEC and BIM documents, unifies team communication, increases ac-

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Texas Architect Sept/Oct 2011: Design Awards  

The September/October 2011 edition featured the Texas Society of Architects’ Design Awards. Jurors – Steve Dumez, FAIA; James Russell, FAIA;...

Texas Architect Sept/Oct 2011: Design Awards  

The September/October 2011 edition featured the Texas Society of Architects’ Design Awards. Jurors – Steve Dumez, FAIA; James Russell, FAIA;...