Completed dichroic structurally glazed point supported system and curtainwall

Westminster Presbyterian Church

Posted on December 12, 2017, by

The Westminster Presbyterian Church project features a 40,000-square-foot expansion which includes a total glass area of approx. 11,000 square feet. This new light-filled space connects to the Church’s 1895 Romanesque architecture and provides a modern space for the community to enjoy. Empirehouse teamed with Mortenson Construction and James Dayton Design as the architectural glass and metal Read More

1919 University Corporate Facility

1919 University Corporate Facility

Posted on November 29, 2017, by

The 1919 University Corporate Facility invites natural daylight and gets a new modern look! Empirehouse partnered with Greiner Construction and Tanek Architects as the Architectural Glass, Metal and Glazing Contractor for the 1919 University Corporate Facility renovation project located along the St. Paul light rail system. Replacing the once concrete and punched window facade is Read More

Target Center Atrium Curtainwall

Target Center Renovation

Posted on October 17, 2017, by

When built in 1990, the Target Center was one of the post-modern era architectural structures of that time and built on the edge of Minneapolis. Over the course of 27 years of the city’s continued expansion, Target Center is now situated at the heart of Minneapolis. The passing decades of use required major updates. That’s Read More

U of M Bell Monumental Span Curtainwall

U of M Bell Museum of Natural History

Posted on October 11, 2017, by

The new U of M Bell Museum of Natural History features complex glass and glazing systems as four-sided structural glazed, dual cantilever box curtainwall and monumental span curtainwall systems with a total glass area of approximately 16,000 square feet. The expansive curtainwall systems surrounding the facility offer natural daylighting and were glazed with bird-friendly low-e Read More

Edina High School

Edina High School expansion

Posted on August 30, 2017, by

The Edina High School expansion project adds 142,000 square feet to the 40-year-old facility and provides 21st-century updates such as flexible spaces for individual and group learning, up to 30 new teaching stations, security and classroom improvements, a renovated media center, and added offices. Empirehouse teamed with Kraus-Anderson Construction and Wold Architects as the Architectural Read More