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In Progress: Long Beach Civic Center’s Glass Curtainwall System

See process photos of the nearly completed Long Beach Civic Center in Long Beach, CA. When completed it will include twin 11-story buildings that will be home to the Long Beach City Hall and the Port of Long Beach headquarters.
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Benson Industries Opens a New 35,000 Sq. Ft. Facility in Seattle

Benson Industries, Inc. has recently opened a new 35,000 square foot facility in Kent, Washington.
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Edith Green-Wendell Wyatt Federal Building gets featured in Architectural Products Magazine

The in-depth article on the Edith Green-Wendell Wyatt Federal Building mentions the unitized glass curtainwall made of thermally improved aluminum extrusions and how the facade allows for solar heat gain.

Video on Salesforce Tower Highlighted on The B1M Website

Rising from the corner of First and Mission Streets in San Francisco's South of Market or “SoMa” district is the city's tallest structure; the 326m (1,070 foot) Salesforce Tower.

A Beacon For Downtown Boston: The One Post Office Square Project Officially Begins

One Post Office Square is an ambitious building re-purposing with new curtainwall going onto both existing and new structure," added Jeffrey C. Heymann, Vice President of Business Development at Benson Industries.

Metropolis Magazine Highlights 181 Fremont

181 Fremont in San Francisco uses a viscous damper system that far exceeds California Code earthquake-performance objectives, allowing immediate reoccupation after a seismic event.
Facade Tectonics, Vancouver, Glass Facades, Event

Facade Tectonics Forum Vancouver - 2018

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Benson Industries Jeff Heymann Vice President, Business Development will be speaking at the Facades Tectonics Forum in Vancouver.
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Salesforce Tower Featured in Architecture Record July 2018

The Pelli Clarke Pelli Architects–designed project has officially earned the titles of the city’s tallest structure and the tallest office building west of the Mississippi.
Wilshire Grande, LA, Benson Industries, Glass facade

Wilshire Grand Receives The Q Award

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On June 12, the Alliance's Q Award will honor Wilshire Grand during a gala on-site ceremony
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Benson Engineering on Walls and Ceilings Magazine Cover

The planning, design, and construction that went into One World Trade Center was a monumental undertaking, with world-class workmanship throughout.
New York Times, 10 Year Award, Benson, Glass

New York Times Building Wins CTBUH 10 Year Award

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The New York Times Building has been named winner of the CTBUH 10 Year Award!
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Benson Industries is #3 in Top Glaziers Annual Report

Benson Industries takes the #3 spot in Glass Magazine's 2018 Top 50 Glaziers Annual Report.
Glass Magazine, Benson Industries, Top 50 Glaziers

Glass Magazine's Top Glazier Partners Includes Benson Industries

As part of the 2018 Top Glass Fabricators annual survey, Glass Magazine asked leading fabricators to nominate the exceptional glazing partners they worked with during the previous year.
Clark Construction, Benson Industries, Portland Oregon

Clark Construction Project Engineers & Project Managers Visit Benson’s Otay Mesa Assembly Facility

Clark Construction project engineers and project managers visited Benson’s Otay Mesa assembly facility.
LL 390 Madison, Benson Industries, Building Rendering

L&L Holding Company’s 390 Madison Avenue Wins 2018 MIPIM Architectural Review Future Project Award

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L&L Holding Company’s 390 Madison Avenue is already winning awards from the international architecture and design community.
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OHSU CHH South Z12 Panel Installation

Here’s how the custom Z-12 panel was created to create a unique look on the project

New United States Courthouse in Los Angeles Wins Environmental Award from AIA

The American Institute of Architects (AIA) has announced that the New United States Courthouse in Los Angeles has won a Committee on the Environment (COTE) Top Ten Award.

New Renderings Fly Through the Future of Manhattan West

Hemmed between Ninth and Tenth Avenues and 31st to 33rd Streets, Manhattan West will hold offices, retail, hotels, and residential units, with most of the buildings featuring sleek glass facades.
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Architect’s Newspaper Takes a Closer Look at Lighting Integration on Wilshire Grand’s Spine

All of Wilshire Grand's linear accent lighting was integrated into the glazing panels, and the fixtures were pre-installed in Benson Industries' shop prior to site delivery.

U.S. Glass Ranks Benson Industries as #3 of Top 50 Contract Glaziers

The contract glazing industry has a lot to be excited about in 2018. A strong economy, expected growth in business, along with new technologies and innovations, were all listed as positives by this year’s rankings of the nation’s top contract glaziers.