Window Renovation Shows SDG&E Station in a New Light

San Diego Gas & Electric needed to renovate one of its remote pumping stations, a 1950s facility for distributing natural gas. About 85 percent of the renovation involved replacement of some 1,685 square feet of existing windows that were missing, cracked or leaking. SDG&E needed a way to minimize solar heat buildup inside and prevent…

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Duo-Gard’s Canopy Creates Rooftop Playground

Duo-Gard Translucent Canopy

When architects George Beach and Jeremy Olsen began their collaboration to expand Rogers Park Montessori School, northwest of Chicago, they knew the space limitation would present challenges. Although their multistory 13,000-square-foot addition would expand administration, program and classroom space, it left no room for more play space. This was an important aspect since the school’s…

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Flip Thru Our Favorites

To the Duo-Gardians, every project is unique. Here are some projects our team has selected as special favorites. They spotlight our Focused Design Approach in canopies, curtainwalls, shelters and more. We hope you enjoy viewing these favorites, and we hope to include your project in our next edition! Click here to view our book.

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Duo-Gard Wins Two Product Innovation Awards from Architectural Products Magazine

Duo-Gard Industries Inc. has been honored with two Product Innovation Awards from Architectural Products Magazine. One award for the Sleekline Monolithic Translucent Canopy. The other for the Polycarbonate Curtain Wall System. They received the awards at Greenbuild 2015. The Product Innovation Awards honor innovation in the development and refinement of buildings. Related products range from…

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Duo-Gard June Newsletter

Duo-Gard’s June newsletter details our new Sleekline Monolithic Canopy System which integrates architectural advantages with exceptional affordability for exterior and interior applications. We also share a story about the Connecticut Department of Transportation and how they embarked on a bus rapid transit plan to serve the current and projected high growth, high traffic corridor between…

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