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Woolwich Central School

USA

Woolwich Central School’s $16.2 million, 66,000-square-foot addition and renovation project had several crucial requirements, but none more important than sustainable design, ample natural daylight in classrooms, and precision control of solar heat and glare.

Lewis & Malm selected Unicel’s award-winning Vision Control insulating glass units with integrated cord-free louvers and its exterior sunshading solution for precisely these factors. Many of the Vision Control units – including those in the cafeteria curtain wall, classroom curtain walls, and exterior windows – feature motorized operators to better control the effects of the sun.

Now, daylight is harnessed throughout the facility with louvers and sunshades to help reflect light into classrooms and create optimal conditions for students.

Bath School Department (Maine)

Client

Woolwich, ME, USA

Location

2012

Year

Exterior

Application

Education

Type of Project

Lewis & Malm (Bucksport, ME)

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