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Facades Plus AM DC 2016 SwissPearl Cem5 Rainscreen Cladding
Join us in DC on March 10th for the 2016 Facades+ AM dialogue event.  Cladding Corp and SwissPearl® are pleased to once again come alongside other high performance facade experts to dialogue with you regarding some of the best practices in modern drained and back-ventilated (DBV) rainscreen wall design. The Facades+ conference series is a robust dialogue encompassing all things building skin—... Read More
Cladding Corp Cem5 Swisspearl Fibercement Rainscreen
Final installation of the striking SwissPearl® Cem5 rainscreen is now complete on the Charles River Community Health Center (formerly the Joseph M. Smith Community Health Center) located in one of Boston’s most culturally and economically diverse neighborhoods.  Wrapped in a state-of-the-art Cem5 Rainscreen facade, this facility was designed as a response to the growing demand for affordable... Read More
GreenBuild 2015 SWISSPEARL Cladding Corp
Cladding Corp is a proud supporter of the USGBC and we invite you to join us along with Swisspearl® at Greenbuild 2015 in Washington, DC this month!  Visit us at Booth #429 for a look at the latest advancements in fiber cement rainscreen and a discussion on best practices in sustainable rainscreen design! This year’s Conference and Expo will be held at the Washington Convention Center from... Read More
Terra5 Curved Baguette Sunscreen Tiles
The use of sun control and sun shading devices continues to gain prominence in the context of sustainable building design.  Cladding Corp is pleased to continue in our role of industry leader in this product category, both from a product quality and system design perspective, through the launch of our new curved terracotta baguette tiles. In order to achieve optimal thermal performance, passive... Read More
In major cities across North America, there is a growing trend for reusing existing concrete buildings constructed in the 1960s and 1970s and reinventing these structures with sustainable design in mind.  Completed in 2012, the Pacific Palisades retrofit project is a dramatic example of the use of Terra5 rainscreen cladding in the reclaiming of a former hotel and residential icon in Vancouver, BC... Read More
As the 2015 baseball season is fully underway, we are pleased to the announce the installation of another Ceramic5 rainscreen assembly in the DC-Metro area.  The new Hampton Inn and Suites by Nationals Ballpark will be a LEED Silver certified hotel, due in part to the energy-efficient, drained and back-ventilated porcelain stone rainscreen assembly. Designed by DC-based BBGM, the new Hampton Inn... Read More
Cladding Corp is a proud supporter of AIA and we invite you to join us along with Swisspearl®at the 2015 AIA Convention and Expo in Atlanta, GA this week!  Visit us at Booth #751 for a look at the latest advancements in fiber cement rainscreen and a discussion on best practices in sustainable rainscreen design! This year’s Convention and Expo will be held at the Georgia World Congress Center in... Read More
On Thursday, April 23rd, Cladding Corp had the pleasure of participating as a sponsoring exhibitor at AIA Pittsburgh’s 14th annual continuing education conference and exhibitor show.  With great content and discussions, we are excited to see how rainscreen wall design continues to grow throughout the region. The conference theme “Grow by Design” offered nearly 400 design/build professionals the... Read More