AIA Spotlight: “Overcoming retrofit and adaptive reuse roadblocks”

August 18, 2022

 

The Battery — Philadelphia, PA

The American Institute of Architects (AIA) has published an article by Oldcastle BuildingEnvelope, the parent company of Graham Architectural Products, showcasing the unique value Graham brought to the development of “The Battery” in Philadelphia, PA.


“By bringing in the window manufacturer early, the architect
can benefit from that
expertise to ensure the window product
will meet the specification. This is particularly important for
projects aiming for historic tax credits.”


In addition to its historic replication expertise, Graham’s unitized receptor system proved beneficial to the project in several ways. Read the article on the AIA Website here: Overcoming retrofit and adaptive reuse roadblocks

                       

For more about The Battery, read our case study, MAGIC ON THE DELAWARE, viewable in our case studies section.


To learn more about how Graham can provide the fenestration solutions your next project requires, visit our contact page to get started.

Case Study: The Battery — Philadelphia, PA

June 9, 2022

Case Study: The Battery — Philadelphia, PA
Graham has a case study profiling our work with The Battery, an adaptive reuse development in Philadelphia, PA. The historic building was formerly the Delaware Power Station of the Philadelphia Electric Company and …

Case Study: Hotel Drover — Fort Worth, TX

April 7, 2022

Case Study: Hotel Drover — Fort Worth, TX
Graham has a case study profiling our work with the Hotel Drover in Fort Worth, Texas. The luxury hotel had its grand opening last spring and utilizes Graham’s SR6700 Steel Replica windows …

Luxury Hotel in Fort Worth Shows Off Graham’s Steel Replica Window

January 20, 2022

Luxury Hotel in Fort Worth Shows Off Graham’s Steel Replica Window
The Drover Hotel, a combination of rustic western atmosphere and luxury accommodations, is a new addition to Fort Worth’s historic district. Graham’s popular steel replica window was the …

Electric Works Powering On

December 8, 2021

Electric Works Powering On
The site of former G.E. Electric Works in Fort Wayne, IN is undergoing a massive renovation. The developers’ vision is to transform the once derelict location into a mixed-use district of “innovation, culture, and community.” …

An Iconic Venue Gets An Overhaul

December 10, 2020

An Iconic Venue Gets An Overhaul
Renovations for the University of Wisconsin-Madison Field House are nearly complete despite delays due to the current pandemic. The UW Field House is a multi-purpose arena adjacent to Camp Randall Stadium and home to …

Alden Park Update – New Video & Case Study

January 22, 2020

A New View of Alden Park
Graham recently revisited Alden Park and captured some video of this historic residential hi-rise which features our SR6700 Steel Replica window.

You can read about the unique challenges of this retrofit project in …

Former Cadillac Showroom Vrooms Back to Life

August 2, 2019

The nearly 100-year-old building at 6001 Cass Avenue, Detroit, Michigan will soon assume a new identity and Graham is proud to provide more than 870 windows to this beautiful adaptive rehabilitation project.
Built in 1920, the structure was originally known …

Graham’s Steel Replica Window Receives Accolade

December 8, 2017

Steel Replica Window Awarded

Graham’s SR6700 Steel Replica Window has been named one of Commercial Architecture magazine’s 2017 Products of the Year.

The December issue of the publication can be viewed in full here.
The innovative SR6700 aluminum …

GAP’s SR6700 Series Steel Replication Window Success Continues

April 27, 2016

Since introducing the SR6700 Series steel replication window in 2015 there have been several notable projects utilizing this window. In fact, many of them have been discussed on this blog. One of the latest historic renovation projects that will be using the …