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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
Join us in NYC April 16th and 17th for the 2015 Facades+ Conference and Symposium.  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. Learn more about how the growth of high-performance rainscreen facades have... Read More
In response to input from the design community, Cladding Corp is pleased to offer LINEARIS – fiber cement siding planks for rainscreen applications.  Swisspearl® continues to expand their industry-leading expertise regarding core, coloration and application of high-end cement composite façade panels. With new standards for sustainability and energy efficiency and conservation, designers across... Read More
Cladding Corp and SwissPearl® will co-sponsor the AIA Ohio 2014 Convention at Kent State University on September 19, 2014.  Our Cem5 Engineered Systems, which are exclusive for SwissPearl® fiber cement panels, will be the focal point of discussion. Unique among the landscape of fiber cement products on the market today, Cem5 fiber cement offers a rainscreen solution with a diverse range of colors... Read More
Cladding Corp and SwissPearl® are pleased to co-sponsor Facades+ in New York City on April 24, 2014.  We are eager to introduce our Cem5 Engineered Systems, which are exclusive for SwissPearl® fibercement panels. Come and join us as we consider the latest trends in proper fibercement rainscreen design.  Unique among the landscape of fibercement products on the market today, Cem5 fibercement... Read More