Essentially low-tech solutions with high-tech refinements, shades, shelves, and canopies control the sun
while adding an architectural element to the design. CRL-U.S. Aluminum Series 3600 Sunshade System C.R. Laurence
The screw spline assembly design (above) features a choice of outrigger profiles with a variety of louver and fascia profiles available.
FM 41 InSync Solar
This automated exterior-mounted roller shading system blocks the sun before it enters a structure, reducing heat and glare more effectively than interior shading technologies.
A unique cradle element supports the shade tube without increasing its diameter, allowing the overall size of the interior roller-shade system to remain compact.
InLighten Light Shelf Kawneer
Featuring an extruded aluminum chassis and a choice of polycarbonate or aluminum-composite panels, this tilting shelf bounces daylight deep into interior spaces.
GreenScreen Revive Mermet USA
Available in nine colors, these PVC-free polyester solar-control fabrics reduce glare and reflect light. C2C and GreenGuard Gold certified, the collection is available in 1 percent and 5 percent openness.
Cubist Cambridge Architectural
This flexible stainless steel mesh has an open area of 80 percent. Available in a maximum width of 144 inches, it weighs 1.85 pounds-per-square foot.
Koda XT 3form
A custom-molded polycarbonate roof houses PV modules that power the bus shelter's lighting and send additional energy back to the community's electrical power grid.
Aluminum Sails Levolux
Custom fabricated, these single skin, perforated aluminum sheets control light and heat while giving the structure a distinctive appearance.