Fiber Cement Projects : All Types

Safeway Waterfront – Washington, DC

Shalom Baranes Associates of Washington, DC is one of the most consistent designers of Rainscreen projects.  One of their signature buildings incorporated Swisspearl® cement composite and terra-cotta on the Safeway Waterfront complex.

650 East Kendall – Cambridge, MA

CO Architects of Los Angeles designed 650 East Kendall in Cambridge which has become the central building for Kendall Square.  This pocket of new buildings is arguably one of the highest concentrations of rainscreen wall design in the USA.

ESPN Digital Center 2 – Bristol, CT

HLW of New York designed the new ESPN Digital Center 2 in Bristol, CT using Cem5 fiber cement panels. The fiber cement panels created a symmetric stacked layout with a signature ESPN corporate red band on the top of the building.

225 Binney / Bio Gen – Cambridge, MA

BioGen’s corporate headquarters are located in the Kendall Square area of Cambridge on 225 Binney.

CB2 – Miami Beach, FL using Swisspearl® fiber cement panels

SKLARchitecure of Hollywood, FL designed the CB2 store in Miami Beach using Swisspearl® fiber cement panels.  The CB2 clean lines and progressive architectural approach, made a rain screen by Swisspearl® a perfect exterior facade.

Whole Foods – Yonkers, NY

H3 Hardy Collaborative of New York selected Swisspearl® fiber cement panels in 3 colors to draw attention to this Whole Foods store and parking complex.

3 Crescent Drive – Philadelphia, PA

For this LEED rated installation at the Navy Yard in Philadelphia, our engineered Cem5 lap-siding is part of a revitalization that is both sustainable and long-lasting.   Erdy McHenry Architecture were the designers.

As part of a overall refurbishment, this energy trading company selected an energy efficient Cem5 fibercement rainscreen for portions of its new facade addition. Roger Ferris + Partners was the designer.

U of Arkansas Bookstore/Garage – Fayetteville, AR

In preparation for Fall 2010 semester, installation of the University of Arkansas Garland Ave. Bookstore incorporated a Terra5 terracotta rainscreen, a fiber cement rainscreen and unique Terra5 baguette sunscreen.

Corporate Utility Building Reclad – Dallas, TX

James E. Langford Architects incorporated the Cem5 rainscreen to reclad one of their corporate clients utility building.  White panels and a blue painted girt system was used to tied into the campus.

East Avenue Development – Austin, TX

For this multiple phased mixed-use development in downtown Austin, TX, HPL panels using a Plus5 attachment system have been selected for the facade on the first phase of office and retail.

Virginia Infectious Disease – Blacksburg, VA

One of the advantages of Cem5’s fiber cement panels is its ability to be perforated. HDR-Bethesda designed the Infectious Disease Research Facility on the campus of Virginia Tech with perforated panels.

Medical Clinic – Sarasota, FL

Taking advantage of the large range of Swisspearl® colors, the ADP Group designed a new medical clinic with a very Floridian color palette.  The aqua fiber cement panels and white glass building work perfectly in Sarasota.

Weill Cornell Medical – New York, NY

A new building has been added to the historic Weill Cornell Medical compound on the East Side of Manhattan.  Ballinger of Philadelphia incorporated Swisspearl® panels into this multi-story building that adds to the New York City skyline.

Zucker Hillside – Glen Oaks, NY

Ennead Architects of New York designed multiple buildings for the Zucker Hillside Hospital and North Shore LIJ Health complex in Glen Oaks, NY.  Using long white slate, Swisspearl® panels created a lap siding wall.