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AmeriLux Employee Spotlight

Diedra Wilmet | Customer Relations Representative Before coming to AmeriLux, Diedra Wilmet worked as a merchandiser for the Indianapolis Fruit Company, a distributor of fruits, vegetables, and other produce items. After being with the company for seven years doing the … Continue reading

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East Harlem Grand Pavilion

“2016 Parsons Design Workshop Project” Located in New York City’s Greenwich Village, near Union Square, the School of Constructed Environments (SCE) is situated within the Parsons School of Design. The SCE is an internationally recognized center for the study of … Continue reading

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AmeriLux is Expanding … Again!

Since being formed in May 2004, AmeriLux International has expanded its facility twice. In 2009, we expanded the distribution center and operations space, nearly doubling the physical plant size. In 2012, we completed another expansion to the distribution center; bringing … Continue reading

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Glossary of Terms | Softlite Polycarbonate

LEXAN™ THERMOCLEAR™ Softlite is a 100% light diffusing panel utilizing advanced polymer technology to scatter light while maintaining a high level of light transmission. Natural light is scattered in many directions. The result is a softer light that helps to … Continue reading

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Ozanam Inn |New Sheltered Day Space

“Polycarbonate Panels create Translucent Canopy” Located in the Louisiana city of New Orleans, the Ozanam Inn has been providing an emergency night shelter and services for the homeless and under-served for over sixty years. Last fall, the outside gathering area … Continue reading

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AmeriLux Employee Spotlight

Jim Romenesko | Driver for AmeriLux Transportation A Sprinkler Fitter for twenty-one years, Jim Romenesko decided to retire after his third knee surgery. During those years as Sprinkler Fitter, he also worked as a part-time truck driver and milked cows … Continue reading

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DIY Tip of the Month: Snow Load

Snow load refers to the amount of “snow and ice” weight per square foot that a building’s roof is able to support. In areas with high snow loads, several factors should be considered when purchasing polycarbonate sheets for a roofing project: … Continue reading

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AmeriLux | Frequently Asked Polycarbonate Question

Q. What are the benefits to filling polycarbonate multiwall panels with Lumira® aerogel? A. Multiwall polycarbonate daylighting systems are greatly enhanced by the inclusion of Lumira® aerogel. Lumira® aerogel increases the insulation factor, provides superior light diffusion, improves acoustic performance, … Continue reading

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AmeriLux Employee Spotlight

Kyle Goehegan | Team Lead – Lumira® aerogel Before joining AmeriLux in the summer of 2015, Kyle worked in warehousing and retail for several years. He is a hardworking, valuable member of the Distribution Center (DC) Team, leading the efforts … Continue reading

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Langford Elementary School | Skylight Retrofit

“Superior Aesthetics. Superior Performance” Architect: Capitol Studio Architects Skylight System: Wasco Skylights Wasco Sales Representative: PACE Representatives Wasco Certified Installer: Angel Creek The existing skylight at the John A. Langford Elementary School in East Hartford, Connecticut was in dire need … Continue reading

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