Penn State Health and Human Development, Henderson Building State College, PA Two custom low rise single pitch skylights. Acurlite’s flush glazed horizontal joints allow for low-rise capabilities. Skylights are pitched at ½ / 12 to give the building the natural daylight the architect was looking for without any obstructions in view from surrounding buildings.
PSU Health and Human Development
PSU Hetzel Union Building State College, PA Custom segmented single pitch skylight with a three-stage interior gutter. No two pieces of glass or panel on this skylight are alike in size or shape. The three buildings with one common space to enhance the student experience. The skylight allows natural daylight into the space while also offering a complex undulating effect across the roof. The skylight was installed to overlay the steel with a ¼” tolerance.
PSU Hetzel Union Building
Penn State University Edward Steidle Building State College, PA One large lean-to structure with partial gable ends. Lean-to skylight with large front wall adds to the overall height and feel of the space, creating a grand entrance and welcoming space.
PSU Steidle Building
Theodore Roosevelt Senior High School Washington, D.C. Originally constructed in 1932, the renovated Roosevelt campus is centered around a newly enclosed, central atrium that serves as the “heart” of the modernized school. Over 7,200 square feet of glass covers the atrium. Incorporated into the glass was an electrocromatic glazing system that was chosen as a solution to reduce the heat and glare and keeping students and staff comfortable throughout the year.
Roosevelt High School
David Whitney Building Detroit, MI Originally built in 1914, this 19-floor building underwent renovations in 2011. A main focal point to this $82 million renovation was a new skylight illuminating the classically inspired interior.
David Whitney Building
The Kathleen Grimm School for Leadership and Sustainability at Sandy Ground – P.S. 62 Net Zero Energy School, Staten Island, NY The cutting-edge building yields as much energy from renewable on-site sources as it uses on an annual basis. The skylights on P.S. 62 helps to achieve an energy-use reduction of 50% over a standard New York City public school.
Malcolm X College, College of Health Sciences, Academic Building Chicago, IL One segmented oval single pitch skylight with no gable ends. Part of a $251 million project, the entrance hallway and lobby of the new College of Health Sciences building, showcases Malcom X’s actual Oldsmobile 98, underneath the large skylight.
Malcolm X College
St. Paul’s School Concord, NH One custom three-sided skylight enclosure with heat-mirror glass. Skylight enclosure created new cafeteria and common area for students and faculty to gather. Custom enclosure incorporated operable windows to assist with the overall function of the space.
St. Paul’s School
The Out Hotel New York, NY Originally designed as one of New York’s first gay-themed hotels. Contemporary style and a tranquil vibe that encourages relaxation, the skylight provides fantastic views of the Great Lawn, the spa atrium, the sun deck, or the city skyline.
The Out Hotel
The Mercedes Club New York, NY One of New York’s swankiest gyms, The Mercedes Club is an urban fitness oasi-of-the-art equipment for the city’s most elite. Swimmers can enjoy views of the sky as they swim in the lap pool.
Pinelawn Memorial Park Farmingdale, NY One custom-segmented polygon. This skylight provided the client an alternative to clerestory windows and artificial lighting. The natural daylight from the skylight made the space more inviting and enhanced the experience to those visiting.
Pinelawn Memorial Park
Danville Recreation Center Danville, PA The building, originally constructed in 1983, used a fiberglass insulated panel in the skylight which deteriorated over time and caused unsightly and watertight issues. The owner decided to replace it with a glass skylight which provided a beautiful daylight solution over the swimming pool area.
Danville Recreation Center
Edenwald Townson, Maryland The curved barrel vault skylight serves as an entry canopy to this retirement lifestyle building in the heart of Towson, one of Maryland’s most sought-after neighborhoods.
The Bronx Grit Chamber Wards Island, New York, NY The Bronx Grit Chamber was built as a sewage disposal plant for The Ward’s Island Sewage Treatment Works, New York City’s first major effort to alleviate water pollution. As one of the world’s largest and most modern facilities of its kind, it is capable of treating one-fifth of the city’s sewage. Light for the interior is provided by a large custom skylight that spans the entire roof while still maintaining the original neoclassical design of this 1930’s building. The Bronx Grit Chamber is a designated New York City Individual Landmark.
The Bronx Grit Chamber
Hindu Temple of Delaware Hockessin, DE One custom double pitch skylight with vertical gable ends. Skylight allows for amazing views of the surrounding architecture and building façade, while allowing light into the space and enhancing the overall visitor experience within the building.
Hindu Temple of Delaware
Ben Franklin Technology Partners Bethlehem, PA As a client, Acurlite is proud to have our skylight as a main focal point in the entrance way and lobby of this building. Ben Franklin Technology Partners of Central and Northern PA has been investing in tech startups and small manufacturers for nearly 35 years.
Ben Franklin Technology Partners
Ben Franklin Technology Partners Bethlehem, PA
Ben Franklin Technology Partners
Geisinger Medical Center Danville, PA Among the top rural health systems in the nation and located close to our manufacturing facility, we were proud to have our canopy as part of this building.
Geisinger Medical Center
Luxottica Group Headquarters Long Island, NY Luxottica is a global leader in the design, manufacture, and distribution of fashion, luxury, and sports eyewear. With retail stores around the world, it’s vital to have a strong interior at your corporate office to back it up. The interior space includes two floors surrounding an open lobby space illuminated above by a custom skylight. Starting with the skylight, this space is a contemporary design with sleek, clean lines, and an inviting feel.
Luxottica Group Headquarters
Disney Polynesian Village Resort Orlando, FL With the lobby themed to reflect the style and culture of the South Pacific, our skylight illuminates the entire lobby of this three-story high atrium. The Disney Polynesian was one of the two original hotels built in 1971 for the Walt Disney World Resort.
Disney Polynesian Village Resort
Village Club of Sands Point Sands Point, NY This one-of-a-kind mansion built in 1917, formerly the Guggenheim estate, then a private country club for IBM employees, is now one of the most impressive looking country clubs on the East Coast. With the motif of an 18th-century Spanish villa and ambiance that screams classic European design, the courtyard skylight is the focal point of this building.
Village Club of Sands Point
Brooklyn Navy Yard Brooklyn, NY Once a stunning cathedral of ship manufacture, buildings 128 and 28 of Brooklyn’s famed Navy Yard were transformed into a high-tech design and prototyping center where designers, manufacturers, fabricators, and institutions converge to form a hub for innovation and education.
Brooklyn Navy Yard
New York Public Library, 53rd St. Manhattan, NY The New York Public Library’s 53rd Street branch in midtown Manhattan portrays an open, light-filled design over the children’s book section.
New York Public Library, 53rd St.
Jericho Terrace Long Island, NY This elegant catering hall in the heart of Long Island is accented with spectacular details. It features a number of stylish spaces for receptions. The skylight room astounds guests with a stunning 48-foot skylight and large crystal chandeliers.
Queens Borough Hall Kew Gardens, NY Queens Borough Hall is a public building in the Queens borough of New York City which houses many city offices. Construction consisted of the enclosure of an existing exterior courtyard area to create a new multi-purpose space. Arched structural steel trusses wrapped with metal seam roofing with glass skylights form the roof.
Queens Borough Hall
The New York Police Academy College Point, Queens This new state-of-the-art training facility provides academic and physical preparation to uniformed and civilian members of the NYPD.
New York Police Academy
Porsche St. Louis St. Louis, MO Part of the Indigo Auto Group, this St. Louis facility’s skylight illuminates the showroom offering a timelessly modern boutique experience. They specialize in the finest classic and collectible cars as well as new vehicles.
Porsche St. Louis
National Museum of Health and Medicine Silver Spring, MD This is a national landmark recognized for an ongoing value to the health of the military and to the nation since 1862. The National Museum of Health and Medicine promotes the understanding of medicine past, present, and future with a special emphasis on tri-service American military medicine.
National Museum of Health and Medicine
National Gallery of Art Washington, DC Covering nearly the entire roof skylights allow brilliant natural light to illuminate and enliven the interior of this museum.
National Gallery of Art
University of Maryland Eastern Shore – Engineering, Aviation, Computer and Mathematical Sciences Building (EACMS) Princess Anne, MD UMES has experienced significant growth in recent years. The solution was to build a new campus facility that includes two separate spaces linked with a central atrium which includes informal gathering spaces supportive of collaborative dialogue between students from all the departments housed in the building.
University of Maryland Eastern Shore