Aegis Hyposurface

Sep 22, 2007No Comments

Environmentally-responsive architectural surface Designed by Mark Goulthorpe of dECOi Architects, the Aegis project consists of an interactive mechanical surface that deforms in real-time based on


Sep 18, 2007No Comments

Rib-reinforced thin-wall structures When a thin-wall structure is loaded in compression, it eventually reaches a point of instability, where the wall buckles out of plane.

Zinc Foam

Jul 18, 2007No Comments

Zinc foamed plates, sandwiches and 3D parts Developed by the Fraunhofer Institute for Machine Tools and Forming Technology, Zinc Foam is a low density, low


Jul 10, 2007No Comments

Recycled aluminum solid surface Alkemi is a recycled composite material composed of a minimum of sixty percent postindustrial scrap aluminum and polymeric resins for use

Tri-Chord Steel

Mar 27, 2007No Comments

Thermally-efficient steel framing system A recycled steel stud system can be an environmentally superior choice to virgin wood studs, but thermal bridging between the highly


Feb 28, 2007No Comments

Lightweight recycled metal ceiling panels Geometrix Metal Ceiling Panels add an entirely new dimension to metal ceiling design. The lightweight aluminum panels are offered in


Feb 24, 2007No Comments

Electrolytic method for coloring titanium and titanium alloys Titanium and its alloys are widely used based on their chemical resistance and high mechanical performance related


Feb 20, 2007No Comments

Aluminum foam Alulight aluminum foam was designed to combine attributes such as high stiffness, low weight, and high energy absorption—qualities that enable aluminum foam to


Jan 12, 2007No Comments

Corrugated anodized aluminum sheets Aero consists of tightly corrugated anodized aluminum sheets that are flexible and formable. Crisp, exacting folds characterize each sheet and cast


Jan 01, 2007No Comments

Recycled steel landscape trellis system Greenscreen is a landscape trellis system for fencing, wall-mounted applications, or freestanding enclosures. When combined with a variety of climbing