MG McGrath Architectural Sheet, an award-winning leader in the architectural sheet metal industry, has been awarded the 2014 North American Copper in Architecture Awards for three projects that MG McGrath recently completed. The North American Copper in Architecture Awards recognizes and promotes North American building projects for their outstanding use of architectural copper and copper alloys. The awards program showcases a wide range of projects, all of which highlight craftsmanship, attention to detail, and architectural vision. Historically, copper has long been used because of its great natural beauty and finish, its performance and durability, and its long service life and recyclability. Today, copper remains a superior building material, adapted and utilized for a wide variety of contemporary and cutting edge applications.
MG McGrath Winning Projects:
Central Corridor Light Rail | Green Line – St. Paul, Minnesota MG McGrath fabricated and installed 118,887 square feet of copper on the 14 roof stations along a 7 mile long track.
North Dakota Heritage Center – Bismarck, North Dakota MG McGrath installed 16,400 square feet of 16 ounce Copper flat seam wall panels at front entry. 3000 square feet of .40 anodized colored in bronze and clear Flush seam panels will be installed on small penthouse walls located on the roof. MG McGrath will also install interior copper composite clouds.
Kansas Statehouse Renovation – Topeka, Kansas MG McGrath fabricated and installed and 35,000 square feet of Natural Smooth Copper Batten Seam Roof Panels and 31,000 square feet Natural Smooth Copper Double Lock Seam Roof Panels to the renovation of the roof at the Kansas Statehouse.
Full list of Winners: http://www.copper.org/applications/architecture/awards/winners.html
About MG McGrath, Inc.
MG McGrath, Inc. has been in business for 29 years, engaged in Architectural Sheet Metal Fabrication and Installation on commercial and industrial projects. These projects include, but are not limited to: Metal Roofing, Plate and Composite Panel Systems from various metal types including Aluminum, Titanium, Zinc, Acrylic, Stainless Steel and Copper Work, HPL Rain Screen Panel Systems, Terra Cotta as well as numerous other Custom Architectural Panel Systems. MG McGrath, Inc.is located in a 100,000 square foot office and production facility in Maplewood, Minnesota. MG McGrath, Inc. has on its premises all of the modern equipment essential for fabrication of all kinds of sheet metal work necessary for any project. MG McGrath, Inc. has an exceptional reputation for developing innovative, aesthetic design concepts while providing quality and efficient craftsmanship.
About Copper Development Association, Inc.
Copper Development Association Inc. (CDA) is a U.S-based, not-for-profit association of the global copper industry, influencing the use of copper and copper alloys through research, development and education, as well as technical and end-user support. CDA is committed to promoting the proper use of copper materials in sustainable, efficient applications for business, industry and the home.