Shade canopy to cover U-shaped facility's leading roof edge.
Creating a movable public space: the Air Bubble.
Design firm prints bacteria on silk scarves.
Isilsan Plastik uses PolyOne technology to increase manufacturing efficiency.
Spanish company zero2Infinity launched nanosatellites from the stratosphere in November using balloons for the first-stage portion of the launch.
Tensile cover turns an ordinary parking shelter into a focal point for a Mexico City supermarket.
Seele Covertex Membranes (Shanghai) Co. Ltd., Shanghai, China, won the Award of Excellence in the frame-supported structures category of IFAI's IAA awards.
Design called for a tension fabric roof; Legacy Building Solutions Inc. constructed and installed the structure.
For collectors and jewelry lovers, it offers the rare opportunity to meet international jewelry artists and buy one-of-a-kind pieces.
Save energy and provide employees with a superior working environment while creating a unique facade.
As the years have gone by, the world of motorcycling has gotten more sophisticated.
In digital printing capabilities, the possibilities are endlessly creative.
Undergoing a major interior and external renovation that won't be complete until spring 2015.
A popular spot that brings a bit of Las Vegas to the plains.
Wrapped in a series of new motifs—tie-dyed, argyle and camouflage.
Achieving sustainability is not a one-time event, but a continuing process. Developing and committing to sustainable practices through designing sustainable buildings, shade products, smart textiles, and manufacturing systems continues to be at the forefront of the worldwide consumer marketplace.
Our impact on the environment has become a major consideration and is driving efforts in the construction industry to be eco-responsible in mineral extraction, materials and component manufacturing, and building infrastructure development. These developments are creating market opportunities for designers and builders of environments.
Corporate leaders are instigating key sustainability initiatives through their own organizations and their markets. Company executives are reporting big rewards for their efforts from their employees, communities, business partners and shareholders.
IFAI Specialty Fabrics Expo continues its leadership in this area with custom-designed educational programs that provide business leaders a platform for addressing sustainable trends, materials, technologies and practices that support business growth. Join the specialty fabrics industry as it convenes at this year’s Specialty Fabrics Expo and Advanced Textiles Expo, Oct. 14-16 in Minneapolis, Minn.