The original design statement described the building's misty skin as a glaze which, along with an alluring physical model, conjured images at the time of a translucent coating
that would encapsulate the fluidity of the structure's concrete profile.
This technology wraps the bezel with a translucent coating
and controls the density of the transparent and opaque material used in the process, resulting in a subtle yet unique look with distinct gray and black gradation.
Paint' ranges from the broad group of environmentally-sound latex paints that many consumers use to decorate and protect their homes and the translucent coatings
that line the interior of food containers, to the chemically-complex, multi-component finishes that automobile manufacturers apply on the assembly line.
The results showed that Nansulate[R] translucent coatings
reduced energy flow through a wall by 34.
Our translucent coatings
are very low cost to install, easily applied like a paint over almost any existing color with no change in appearance, and the return on investment for most applications, both residential and industrial, is often less than one year.