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Fort McMurray, AB, Canada
Year of Completion
Vancouver, BC, Canada
Subarctic Climate (Dfc)
Material and its Properties
Steel cladding of dark color tone is used for its lightness in weight for transportation, controlled precision for installation, and ability to absorb heat from sunlight to reduce heating load.
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Dark color of steel panels have the ability to absorb heat from sunlight to reduce heating load.
Office of Mcfarlane Biggar Architects + Designers, "Fort McMurray International Airport" (2014). Building Case Studies. 279.