PEOPLE: Subcontractor, Alliance Glass & Metals, Chicago; and general contractor, GraycorConstruction Co., Homewood, Ill. panels finished in Arcadia green was used. The Dri- Design dry joint, pressure-equalized rainscreen sys- could install with the glazing and curtainwall.
PRODUCTS: More than 2,600 square feet (242 m2) of Holland, Mich.-based Dri-Design 0.080 aluminum panels finished in Arcadia green was used. The Dri-Design dry joint, pressure-equalized rainscreen system met the need for a panel system that the crew could install with the glazing and curtainwall.
FINE POINT: The original design called for the use trolling the installation schedule, the subcontractordecided to use Dri-Design panels for better controlover labor.