Posts Tagged ‘Industrial Architecture’

Pilot Paper Plant

Thursday, May 29th, 2008


The Herty Foundation

Garden City, Georgia


Expansion of the Herty research facility, which serves the pulp and paper industry by experimental production of high-grade paper, consists of a new pilot plant addition, laboratory building and reception center, and the renovation of the existing laboratory/administration wing. The pilot plant addition has three 50-foot-high bays, two 15-ton overhead cranes, and multiple-level machine mezzanines. The plant houses a Fourdrinier paper machine and an Inclined Wire Paper Machine (Deltaformer) custom designed for Herty.

Brasseler USA

Wednesday, May 28th, 2008


Headquarters Facility Savannah,Georgia
Brasseler manufactures and distributes rotary dental instruments. They produce over 8 million products a year for shipment throughout the United States, Canada, and Mexico. The headquarters building occupies a site adjacent to the plant and distribution warehouse. The building’s exterior features clear aluminum columns and brushed stainless steel accents which reflect the company’s products. Two tones of gray, and the use of blue glass reference the company’s logo color, while the granite tile base provides a preciseness reminiscent of both the product line and the German parent company.