Student design contest in tensile structures announced

December 16, 2010

Students of architecture and design are invited to submit their tension structure designs in conjunction with the IV Latin American Symposium on Tensile Structures, April 6–8, 2011, Montevideo, Uruguay. The contest is sponsored by Ferrari Textiles. Who should participate? University level architecture and engineering students, worldwide. Graduate students with a maximum of one year of …

W.S. Tyler issues LEED® credit statement

December 8, 2010

W.S. Tyler’s Stainless Steel Architectural Fabric supports sustainable building practices and the efforts used towards achieving LEED® points, according to the LEED®Green Building Rating System. The LEED® Credit Statement acknowledges that the fabric’s durability, recapture rate and high solar reflectance index create a valuable green building design material. These properties can be applied to a …