Originally published on www.arch-products.com
Author: Mark Perepelitza, AIA, Leed AP, BD+C
The Edith Green-Wendell Wyatt Federal Building was recently featured in Architectural Products Magazine. The in-depth article mentions the unitized glass curtainwall made of thermally improved aluminum extrusions and how the facade allows for solar heat gain.
While the entire exterior of the building is a glass curtainwall system, only 40% is transparent to the interior–though it allows light to penetrate far into the interior thanks to reflective ceiling panels as well as the exterior light shelves.
Click here to read the full article on the digital edition of Architecture Products magazine pages 76-80