Atlas Roof & Wall Insulation Helps Meet Tough City Building Codes in Construction of New International Concourse at LAX

Challenge: A New State-of-the-Art Concourse The Los Angeles International Airport (LAX), known as the nation’s third busiest airport, has been undergoing a major overhaul that requires adherence to strict city building codes. With the addition of the Tom Bradley International Terminal (TBIT) in 2013, came a list of projects to be piloted throughout the airport. […]

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New Kaiser Permanente Medical Building Achieves LEED Certification Thanks to Energy-efficient Building Products from Atlas Roofing Corporation

  Background & Project Challenge The Oakland, California-based health care company, Kaiser Permanente, recently commissioned HMC Architects to design a medical office facility that would meet the demanding standards for LEED Platinum certification. The 28,000-square foot building in La Habra, California features 25 exam rooms and 16 physician offices. HMC’s design emphasizes occupant comfort and […]

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Atlas Roofing Partners with Veterans Community Project to Build Tiny Homes for Homeless Veteran Community

  Background: Nearly a quarter of all homeless people in the United States are military veterans, according to the National Coalition for the Homeless [1]. Considering veterans make up only 8 percent of the population at large, this number is quite concerning and disproportionately high. Three friends in Kansas City, MO – U.S. veterans themselves […]

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Blackstone Residences: Building High-End Luxury Homes with High-Energy Efficiency Products

  A new residential construction project outside of Park City, Utah used innovative building products and materials from Atlas Roofing Corporation to ensure insulation efficiencies. Background and Project Challenge: The designer of the Residences at Blackstone, a community of high-end multifamily townhomes and condos, wanted to provide energy-efficient housing that also met the standards set […]

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Big Whale, Tiny House

Exterior view of Katy & David's tiny house in construction.

Background and Project Challenge: Marine wildlife research in the Arctic and sub-Arctic presents scientists with a host of contradictions: meaningful work in a remote location; beautiful landscapes in a grueling environment; long periods of uneventfulness punctuated with sudden movements from unpredictable wild animals. Wildlife biologists Katy Gavrilchuk and David Gaspard have grown accustomed to these […]

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Milwaukee Public Schools Adopt Innovative Roof Drainage System, Extend Life of School Buildings

Milwaukee Public Schools Maintenance Team on Roof

Milwaukee Public School System partners with Atlas Roofing Corporation and local contractors to design innovative drainage system, extending roof lives to 30+ years. Background and Project Challenge: When Dennis Fula took over responsibility of the Milwaukee Public School System’s (MPS) roof maintenance over twenty years ago, many of the schools were under threat of closure […]

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