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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.
Facades Tectonics Forum New York, 2018

Benson Industries Jeff Heymann will be Speaking at Facade Tectonics Forum NY on Nov. 2

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Benson Industries Jeff Heymann Vice President, Business Development will be speaking at the Facades Tectonics Forum in New York.
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In Progress: Installation of Curtainwall Begins at 74 Trinity Place

The first curtainwall units for 74 Trinity Place in New York City were just recently installed. The unitized system features a decorative vertical accent, painted in a custom 70% Kynar paint.
Wilshire Grand, Benson Industries, ENR California, Glass Facade, German Lopez

Wilshire Grand Named 2018 Best Residential/Hospitality Project by ENR California

From its record-breaking concrete foundation to its signature sail-shaped roof, the 73-story Wilshire Grand Center started a new era for downtown Los Angeles skyscrapers.
One World Trade Center, Benson Industries, NYC, New York, Sunset

One World Trade Center and Four World Trade Center make list for largest LEED-certified buildings

The list highlights the largest office buildings based on square footage that have received LEED certification, or in some cases, re-certification.
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Architects Newspaper mentions Benson Industries in article on Long Beach City Hall

Subtle detailing differences emerged on the building envelope, which is composed of unitized facades fabricated and installed by Benson.
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One World Trade Center and Four World Trade Center mentioned in ArchPaper in remembrance of 9/11

The entire team at Benson Industries were honored & humbled to be part of the re-building of the World Trade Center at Ground Zero
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A look back: 2013 B&C Northeast highlights Benson Industries impact on NYC

In 2013, Benson Industries was featured in a Building & Construction Northeast publication which highlights Benson as a leader in the curtainwall industry.
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181 Fremont Tower Wins The 2018 DFI Outstanding Project Award, Ceremony To Be Held October 24-27, 2018

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181 Fremont Tower consists of 56 above-ground floors with an architectural spire topping the building out at just over 800 ft, which makes it the second tallest building in San Francisco.
Salesforce Tower, Transbay Transit Center, Pelli Clarke Pelli Architects, Benson Industries, San Francisco, CA

View images of Salesforce Tower from Field Condition

Take a tour of the Salesforce Tower and Transbay Transit Center through a series of images on Field Condition that highlight the work of Benson Industries.
Discovery Business Center, Irvine, California, Benson Industries, Irvine Company

Onsite images of Discovery Business Center in Irvine, California

The Discovery Business Center is a 136-acre master-planned business park located in Irvine, California. The client Irvine Company is a real estate developer located in Orange County and in the Bay Area of San Francisco.

LA Courthouse’s sun reducing glazed curtain wall mentioned on Dezeen

Skidmore, Owings & Merrill designed a glazed curtain wall with vertical pleats. The folds help reduce the amount of surface area that is exposed to the strongest and most direct sun rays.
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Benson Industries mentioned in US Glass News Network article on the recently opened Salesforce Tower

Guardian regional architectural manager east Leigh Anne Mays worked closely with Pelli Clarke Pelli Architects on the project. Benson Industries was the glazing contractor.
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Progress on NYC's One Manhattan West Reported in NY Curbed

One Manhattan West's soon-to-be tallest tower in the neighborhood will be 995 feet tall once complete and will offer 2.1 million square feet of office space.
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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.
Benson Industries, Seattle, Benson Glass, New Facility, Glass Curtainwall

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.
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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.
One Post Office Square, Benson Industries, New Project, Boston, Glass Facade,

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.
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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.