Recent News

Jun

05

2017

Award-Winning Hartford Hospital Bone and Joint Institute Features Metalwërks® Ameriplate™

KENNETT SQUARE, PA… Metalwërks® Ameriplate™ served as the basis of design for the new Hartford Hospital Bone & Joint Institute — a landmark facility in Hartford, CT. The Bone & Joint Institute is the centerpiece of a campus expansion at Hartford Hospital, including two new buildings connected by a curving bridge. Metalwërks’ Ameriplate wall system […] Learn More

Feb

21

2017

Metalwërks® Introduces Sculpted™ 3D* Rainscreen System

KENNETT SQUARE, PA…Metalwërks introduces the Sculpted™ 3D Rainscreen System, a dry-set, solid metal wall panel with three complementary and interchangeable design schemes that produce the boldest three-dimensional forms possible. Metalwërks Sculpted 3D is now engineered for optional integrated features, including vegetative planters and irrigation for living walls (both patent-pending), and LED lighting for a stunning […] Learn More

Jan

12

2017

Metalwërks® to Focus Strictly on Design and Manufacturing of Solid Metal Products, Withdraw as Specialty Contractor

KENNETT SQUARE, PA…Metalwërks announces that it will no longer provide subcontracted installation of metal panel work, and will instead focus its efforts entirely on designing and manufacturing its solid metal products. The company aims to increase the reach of the Metalwërks brand and better complement its capabilities in the design and manufacture of architectural products. […] Learn More

Aug

17

2016

Metalwërks® New Sculpted 3D* Product Honored with Architectural Products Magazine’s Product Innovation Award

Metalwërks, family-owned product manufacturer and specialty contractor of architectural metal cladding and ornamental metals, was named recipient of the 2014 Product Innovation Awards (PIA) from Architectural Products magazine. Metalwërks’ Sculpted wall system was recognized in the building envelope category. “We are thrilled to be acknowledged for such a prestigious award,” says Stephen Scharr, director of […] Learn More

Feb

24

2015

Morgan State Bridge Project Award

Metalwerks has been awarded a second project contract with Morgan State University. Metalwerks will fabricate a variety of custom architectural metal pieces to complement the Business Management Complex Building currently under construction. The new project, a pedestrian bridge, will serve as a cornerstone in the University’s master plan to link to the school’s western expansion with the […] Learn More

Sep

24

2014

Monumental Metalwërks Architectural Wall Cladding System Used for the Port of Miami Tunnel

Metalwërks, a leader in architectural metal cladding and ornamental metals, recently served as turnkey specialty contractor for the design, fabrication and installation of the Port of Miami Tunnel. The tunnel, which spans Biscayne Bay, was completed in May 2014. Metalwërks provided a monumental architectural wall cladding system for the $667 million project, which links the […] Learn More

Sep

24

2014

Jean Scharr, Metalwërks Founder, Dies at Age 85

Metalwërks founder, Jean Scharr, who headed the company from 1968-1989, passed away in his home in Sarasota, FL on August, 28, 2014 at age 85. Learn More

Apr

17

2012

Sallie Mae Headquarters Exterior Renovation

Metalwërks® secures contract with Nason Construction [Wilmington DE] to complete the metal panel work for the building’s exterior renovation. Learn More

Feb

21

2012

Arcwall 2510

For the past few years our R&D department have been tweaking the Arcwall 2510 Panel system for the 2012 re-launch. Stay tuned… Learn More

Nov

06

2010

BCE Baltimore Craftsmanship Awards 2010

Metalwërks Shop Mechanic Andrew Holcombe has won the Building Congress & Exchange of Baltimore’s 2010 craftsmanship award for his precise layout & fabrication work on the Towson Town Center Expansion! The cladding work installed was highly complicated and required exact layout, framing locations and final installation. The ornamental features were conceptual from the designer and […] Learn More
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