Architect

Messana O'Rorke

Year of Completion

2010

Client

Sears Company/ Willis Group Holding

Material of interest

Metal

Material Used

Corten steel

Properties of Materials

Corten Steel was used for the exterior cladding of this structure. This type of metal is created due to natural rusting. It allows for the building facade to age naturally without regular maintenance.

Material Properties

Material of interest: Metal.

Material used: Corten steel.

Material properties: Corten Steel was used for the exterior cladding of this structure. This type of metal is created due to natural rusting. It allows for the building facade to age naturally without regular maintenance.

Application

Exterior cladding

Climate

Humid Continental

Keywords

Exterior cladding, Humid Continental

Location

Columbia County, New York, USA

Sources

Case study by Alison Andrews, Washington University in St. Louis.

Architect website: http://www.messanaororke.com/

Other:http://www.archdaily.com/92767/ten-broeck-cottage-messana-o%E2%80%99rorke/

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Date submitted

March 2014

Disciplines

Architecture

Ten Broeck Cottage for Sears Company/Willis Group Holding in Columbia County, New York

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