Trex Commercial Products: F.N.B. Tower – 501 Fayetteville

Trex Commercial Products: F.N.B. Tower – 501 Fayetteville
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Date: 14 July 2020

At 420,000-square-feet, the massive tower is the latest addition to the Raleigh skyline with its sleek, modern design, featuring low-emissivity floor-to-ceiling windows, metal skin and vertical mirror glass fins.

F.N.B. Tower at 501 Fayetteville is a spectacular mixed-use 22-story project anchored by First National Bank, offering the finest in Class A office and retail space, along with 239 luxury apartments with world-class amenities known to residents and locals as “The Faye.”

At 420,000-square-feet, the massive tower is the latest addition to the Raleigh skyline with its sleek, modern design, featuring low-emissivity floor-to-ceiling windows, metal skin and vertical mirror glass fins. F.N.B. Tower represents one of Trex Commercial Products’ largest windscreen projects, boasting 271 linear feet of the company’s award-winning Ascent™ Glass Windscreen surrounding the outdoor pool area and two Skydeck terraces, facing north and south, offering unparalleled views of North Carolina’s capital city.

Project: F.N.B Tower - 501 Fayetteville
Location: Raleigh, NC
Architect: JDavis Architects, PLLC
Contractor: Choate Construction
Glazier: Pioneer Glass
Completion: December 2019
Glass Mtfr: Cardinal

Trex Commercial Products’ Ascent Glass Windscreen System seamlessly blends into the outdoor dining arena on this Skydeck terrace and complements the sleek design of the building’s façade.
Trex Commercial Products’ Ascent Glass Windscreen System seamlessly blends into the outdoor dining arena on this Skydeck terrace and complements the sleek design of the building’s façade.
The Ascent Windscreen System features 9/16’’ clear, tempered, laminated glass with SGP interlayer, providing a sturdy, transparent shield against wind.
The Ascent Windscreen System features 9/16’’ clear, tempered, laminated glass with SGP interlayer, providing a sturdy, transparent shield against wind.
On the northwest side of the building, the windscreen system creates an “al fresco” experience for residents who want to enjoy the outdoor terrace areas – and the spectacular views.
On the northwest side of the building, the windscreen system creates an “al fresco” experience for residents who want to enjoy the outdoor terrace areas – and the spectacular views.
Designed to withstand 80psf wind loads – 8x the industry standard for windscreens – Ascent is ideally suited for the outdoor pool area creating a protected and comfortable environment.
Designed to withstand 80psf wind loads – 8x the industry standard for windscreens – Ascent is ideally suited for the outdoor pool area creating a protected and comfortable environment.
At a standard height of 6 ft., the Ascent Windscreen System provides ample coverage for furniture and patrons throughout the outdoor terrace areas.
At a standard height of 6 ft., the Ascent Windscreen System provides ample coverage for furniture and patrons throughout the outdoor terrace areas.
The Ascent Glass Windscreen is postsupported and attached using baseplates with epoxy anchors, as shown here on the north side of the building.
The Ascent Glass Windscreen is postsupported and attached using baseplates with epoxy anchors, as shown here on the north side of the building.
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