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MiTek Structural Framing Division Food Drive

The MiTek Structural Framing Division (Benson Industries, Aegis Metal Framing, and SidePlate Systems, Inc.) is teaming up for a friendly competition to benefit those less fortunate in our office home cities.

181 Fremont Case Study

Designed to be the most resilient tall condominium on the West Coast, 181 Fremont is a model of engineering and orchestration.

Long Beach Civic Center Energy Efficient Skin

Subtle detailing differences emerged on the building envelope, which is composed of unitized facades fabricated and installed by Benson. At City Hall, the facade features solid white panels made from formed aluminum, while units with shadow boxes at the Port building are made from extruded aluminum slats with insulating glass at the face.

DJC Oregon Names Knight Cancer Center Top Project

The Knight Cancer Center Building was designed by SRG Partnership and McCarthy/Andersen Construction Joint Venture served as the General Contractor that facilitated this project completing in 2018, making it eligible as a DJC Top Project.
The Portland Building, in progress, construction, facade, Benson Industries

Patrick Burke of Michael Graves Architecture and Design talks about renovating the Portland Building

Patrick Burke goes into detail about working on the post-modern landmark with Michael Graves.
The Portland Building, Last Panel, Benson Glass, Facade

Portland Building Overclad Nears Completion

Progress continues on the overclad of Michael Graves’ post modern icon The Portland Building. Benson’s Otay Mesa Assembly Facility completed the last of the 946 curtainwall units this week.
74 Trinity Place, New York City, Curtain Wall, Facade, onsite

Progress on 74 Trinity Place’s Glass Facade is Updated in New York YIMBY

The glass façade installation on 74 Trinity Place in New York City has reached the 22nd level.
Benson Industries, in the news, news post, architecture, glass facade, custom curtainwall

Benson Industries recognized as glazing contractor for the Daimler Trucks North America Headquarters in Glass On Web article

Benson Industries was highlighted in this article as the glazing contractor for the Daimler Trucks North America (DTNA) Corporate Headquarters building.
Benson Industries, in the news, news post, architecture, glass facade, custom curtainwall

Glass Magazine mentions Benson Industries in an article on the new Oregon Zoo Education Center

The glass and systems used on the facility are energy saving and environmentally conscious.
Benson Industries, Benson Glass, Glass Facade, Curtainwall, Employees, One Manhattan West

New York YIMBY Reports on the Nearly Completed One Manhattan West

One Manhattan West is very close to officially being the tallest building in the neighborhood and the 12th tallest in New York City.
Wilshire Grand, skyscraper, curtainwall, Los Angeles, California

Owens Corning Highlights Three Benson Projects That All Have Incredible Safety Features

One World Trade Center, Wilshire Grand, and Salesforce Tower's curtainwall all meet SAFETY Act credentials.
Gingerbread, bridge, contest, Minions, candy canes, architectural

Holiday Fun: Benson Earns 2nd Place in a Local Architectural Gingerbread Bridge Design Competition

Benson Industries recently participated in an architectural gingerbread bridge competition sponsored by SFA Design Group LLC a structural engineering firm in Portland
One Manhattan West, In Progress, Installation, curtainwall, screen

Custom Monorail System installed for the completion of One Manhattan West

Benson has installed a custom monorail system to set the final floors and 3 story screenwall.
181 Fremont, USGlass Magazine, Green Design Award Winner, San Francisco, Curtainwall, Facade

181 Fremont named 2018 Green Design Award Winner in USGlass Magazine

Benson Industries provided the energy efficient glaze for 181 Fremont's exterior façade, the fully glazed system extends from floor to ceiling level on each floor.
The Portland Building, Portland, Oregon, Benson Industries, Install, Facade, Curtain wall

First Curtain Wall Units are Being Installed on The Portland Building

Benson Industries was selected to join the project team of DLR Group and Howard S Wright to re-clad the façade with a curtain wall system that aesthetically was faithful to the original look but consistent with Benson standards.
LA Courthouse, SOM Architects, Glazed Panels, Benson, Glass, California

Architect Magazine Features the LA Federal Courthouse Building

The 21st century LA Federal Courthouse designed by Skidmore, Owings & Merrill was brought to life with the help of Benson Industries.
388-390 Greenwich Street, Tribeca, New York, NYC, Benson Industries, glass facade

388-390 Greenwich Street’s New Curtainwall Completed

The old and original exterior of 390 Greenwich Street had its entire facade covered in glass while the main tower will have only its first 14 stories redone.
Salesforce Tower, San Francisco, CA, LEED Platinum Certified, Benson Industries

Business Wire reports Salesforce Tower is now LEED Platinum® certified

Salesforce Tower, a transit-oriented development in San Francisco, was designed to use 50% less energy per square foot than the median United States office building and is sourcing 100% renewable electricity.
Benson Industries, in the news, news post, architecture, glass facade, custom curtainwall

Benson Industries makes Engineering News-Record’s list of Top 600 Specialty Contractors

Benson Industries made the top 600 list as well at the top 20 list for glazing and curtainwall.
One World Trade Center, New York City, Benson Industries, Glass Facade, Custom Curtainwall, Blast Resistant

A Model for Future High-rise Construction: Architect Magazine Feature on One World Trade Center Mentions Benson Industries

Rebuilding the World Trade Center site was a monumental endeavor, both technically and symbolically.