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Mid-Atlantic that has the capability
to do all three," states Ron. "We
also use one hundred percent wind
generated electrical power. We firmly
believe in renewable resources."
With all the successful projects
completed by Columbia Architectural
Products over the last three decades, it
stands to reason that there would be
many satisfied clients with wonderful
things to say. The following are but a
handful of quotes giving testimony to
the dedication of CAP to the com-
plete satisfaction of every client.
"We have been working with CAP for
years. CAP is a reliable and conscien-
tious company in a highly competitive
market. We value our collaboration with
CAP when working on construction
projects. I would highly recommend
CAP to anyone who is interest in quali-
ty work, quality production times, and
valuable products." - Gary A. Hurst,
Project Coordinator, Montgomery
Window Products Company
"It's a pleasure to work with CAP
and impeccable customer service,
The integrity of CAP's product and
customer service is truly the best in
the industry." - Jody Ward, Project
Manager, Suwannee Glass
"Our experience with CAP on the
George School project was good.
From shop drawings to close out, we
felt that CAP took care of what was
needed for this project. There were
a lot of complicated profiles and
configurations, and CAP did a
great job!" - Tim Tankersley,
Project Manager, Weaver's Glass
& Building Specialties
"Columbia Architectural Products
has been an amazing source for
glazing infill panels, brake metal,
and other aluminum sheet products.
They have never let us down and
we couldn't be happier with the
product." - Mike Carroll, Custom
Doors & Hardware
"CAP provides superior service, and
excels especially on custom, "outside the
box" projects. We highly recommend
them to anyone seeking solutions for
their metal needs." Steve Fouts,
VP/General Manager, Valley
Lighting Shading Division
"We install many different architec-
tural metal panels for our school
projects, and Tecpan Panels from
CAP is one of the most unique pan-
els used in our projects. We have
installed it recently at George
Marshall High School in Fairfax
County, and are very satisfied with
the quality and application
method of this panel. We are also
very grateful that the materials
delivered to our job site in a timely
manner." David Choi,
Interstate Corporation
"Here, at Caplan Brothers Glass,
we appreciate the opportunity to
work with CAP- We have always
received professional-courteous serv-
ice, from estimating thru delivery"
- Marvin Price, Engineering
Manager, Caplan Brothers Glass
"CAP has a unique and multi-
functional product that has
allowed PCC Construction
Components, Inc. to satisfy the
Architect's vision on several proj-
ects." - Don Deister, VP, PCC
Construction Components, Inc.
"Columbia Architectural Products
is our sole source for all of our
panel needs. While most architec-
tural panel companies have the
COLUMBIA
ARCHITECTURAL PRODUCTS
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Office Building
10001 New Hampshire Avenue, Silver Spring, Maryland
This Class "A" 5 story office building seen by thousands every
day from the Washington Beltway, exit 28. LEED Gold-certified
in the Core and Shell category. CAP once again demonstrates
is ability to manufacture Curved/Arched 4mm Composite
Panels. Here CAP used Reynobond Bright Silver Metallic.
Designed by NS Architects of Rockville, Maryland and
installed by Commercial Window Solutions of Hyattsville
Maryland. Estimated $7.5 million New Construction- Five-
story, 55,000 sf Class "A" commercial office space; One-level,
24,000 sf parking garage.
Sustainability Features:
Built with materials that contain recycled content
Use of efficient low-flow plumbing fixtures and motion
sensor water valves reduces water usage by 30%
Indoor air quality is improved through use of low-gas-
emitting paints, finishes, carpets, adhesives and sealants
The building envelope is made of high performance glass
and state-of-the-art insulation for maximum energy
performance and minimal infiltration
HVAC system with variable air volume rooftop units and fan
powered boxes
Utilization of Green Power
Lighting control system for dimming when daylight is
sufficient
Awards and Accolades:
2009 August- Green Building of the Year Team Plaque of
Honor (LEED NC Gold)
2010 August- NAIOP Commercial Real Estate Development
Association (Maryland DC Chapter) Award of Excellence-
Best Suburban Office Building 1-4 stories (LEED NC 2.0)