Retractable Skylights at Point Bornova Mall Featured by Inhabitat

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Inhabitat is a weblog dedicated to tracking innovations in technology that move architecture and home design towards a smarter and more sustainable future. Their recent article showcases Libart’s innovative retractable skylight system at Point Bornova Mall located in Izmir, Turkey. It is the first shopping mall in Europe with a retractable roof that combines the convenience of an indoor mall …

Libart Retractable Enclosures in Chicago: Where are They Now?

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Libart Retractable Enclosures in Chicago: Where are They Now? Few American cities are as synonymous with architectural design as Chicago. But business owners in Chicago also have to deal with the Windy City’s famous seasonal weather changes. Operable glass structures like commercial skylights or retractable enclosures can conveniently marry great design with practical application. Libart is proud to partner with …

How A Libart Pool Enclosure Can Make Your Inground Pool that Much More Special

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Imagining your perfect inground pool can be a daunting task. There are so many obstacles to think about. You start to ponder questions such as, why do I want a pool? How will I use it? Kids? Investment? Architectural Statement? Exercise? Relaxing? There are so many more things that come with the territory. Once you’ve figured out blueprint, the feeling …

Building a Year-Round Pool

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So You Want to Build a Year-Round Pool? You have made, or will make, a considerable investment in your pool. It is then quite proper to consider how you might get the most use out it despite weather-related issues. Such issues could be seasonal in nature, such as Winter pool closings, or may be temporary periods of nonuse based on …

(Boston, MA) Legal Harborside Project Update

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It’s been five years since the significant project construction was completed to open this eating and drinking establishment on the Boston waterfront. We first described the project in our online gallery shortly after the restaurant opened. Now it’s time for an update. Our retractable roof (Libart SolaGlide) on the third floor deck continues to be a wow factor for customers. …

Libart Project Graces Cover of Architect

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Architect magazine is the official publication of the American Institute of Architects.  The cover story of the November 2016 edition of this quality publication features Nippert Stadium at the University of Cincinnati. The architectural interest in the stadium is its new $86M West Pavilion built on top of the West grandstands. The West Pavilion has gained much praise for its design …

Restaurant with Retractable Skylight Roof Highlights Arrival of the Kimpton Gray Hotel

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Chicago Eater, “Behold Downtown’s New Rooftop Restaurant” dated August 23, 2016 features the rooftop restaurant and lounge Boleo and its beautiful retractable roof. When a rooftop restaurant opens, there is always lots of fanfare. And there is no better way to emphasize the locale than through skylights. But these are not just run-of-the-mill, fixed skylights–they are retractable Clearsky skylights from Libart. …

Restaurant Retractable Structure at Babylon Beach Club Featured by Inhabitat

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The Babylon Beach Club in Istanbul, Turkey, rests on the beautiful sand along the coast of the Black Sea. This marvelous beach club with retractable structure was recently featured on Inhabitat. Read the article “Retractable restaurant addition provides flexible space that adapts to any weather” dated August 10, 2017. View this project in our gallery.

Jason Clarkson Joins Stoett Industries/Libart North America

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(23 August 2016; Hicksville, Ohio) Stoett Industries and its Libart North America division are proud to announce the recent onboarding of Jason Clarkson. Jason joins Stoett/Libart NA as Director of Business Development. He has responsibility for effectively managing activities towards the achievement of company growth and profitability objectives. In this company ambassador role, Clarkson will be instrumental in establishing a …

Rooftop Enclosure Featured by the Chicago Tribune

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Chicago Tribune, “New Loop luxury hotel Kimpton promises colorful Latin American street food” dated April 1, 2016. Libart adds it’s oh so special touch in the form of an all-season retractable glass roof to the business luxurious Kimpton hotel. In today’s competitive market, it’s imperative to be unique. When you mix modern elegance and sophistication, you look up and you’re …