Posts Tagged ‘ Daylighting ’

A Portal to the Outdoors, Productivity and Overall Health

Oct 14th, 2022

The Façade Tectonics Institute 2022 World Congress continued Thursday, Oct. 13 in Los Angeles with keynote speaker Lisa Heschong, author of “Visual Delight in Architecture: Daylight, Vision and View.” She addressed the many benefits of providing structure occupants with window views. At a time when more and more people are working from home, the benefits […]

AAMA Closes Out Meeting with Focuses on Vinyl, Commercial and More

Feb 21st, 2014

The American Architectural Manufacturers Association (AAMA) concluded its meeting in Orlando on Wednesday and a focus on vinyl in the commercial market was just one of the many topics discussed. As vinyl continues to move more into the commercial marketplace, the Commercial Vinyl Products Committee met for the first time to “investigate, monitor, address and […]

ICC Considers Various Daylighting Plans for Buildings

Oct 9th, 2013

Members of the International Code Council (ICC) supported a committee decision to nix a plan that would have lowered air infiltration rates for swinging doors. During Wednesday morning’s public hearing session of the ICC’s Annual Conference in Atlantic City, members voiced their opinion on the Commercial Energy Conservation Code Development Committee’s decision to disapprove CE […]

Daylight and Views Top Energy Discussions During Annual Conference

Jan 25th, 2013

Wednesday was energy day at the Glass Association of North America’s (GANA) Annual Conference, underway this week at the Coronado Island Marriott Resort and Spa. Numerous speakers throughout the day focused on the topic and how glass relates. During the energy division session, the group heard from Mudit Saxena of Heshong Mahone Group who gave […]