Knott Academic Center – Mount Saint Mary’s University
Emmitsburg, MD | 2022
GC: Morgan Keller, Frederick, MD
This 12,140 SF expansion of the Knott Academic Center at Mount Saint Mary’s University. The multi-faceted and challenging expansion project features a three-story curtain wall with multiple angles and pitches, as well as attached sunshades on all levels.
The front façade includes storefront framing with a zero-profile vents to provide fresh air to classrooms, offices and common areas. The lobby space features radiused interior heavy glass partitions and exterior heavy glass handrails.
YKK AP – 50M wide stile Monumental entrance doors
YKK AP – YES 45TUFS 2″ x 4 ½” thermal frontset storefront
YKK AP – YES SSGTU zero sight-line operable vent windows
YKK AP – YCW750 2 ½” x 7 ½” curtain wall
24″ projection Thermashade sunshades
UPG – Fabricated all high-end tinted, LowE insulated vision and ceramic frit coated insulated glass
Since 1948 MAPG has been an industry leader and innovator in the installation of wind resistant glass curtain walls and commercial glazing systems. Fast-forward to today… we continue to provide the most advanced and durable glass and aluminum building envelope solutions.