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Chicago Union Station’s renovate Great Hall features new skylight finished by Linetec

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Wausau, Wisconsin (July 2019) – Chicago Union Station is the third busiest in the U.S. serving 3 million Amtrak customers and 35 million Metra passengers annually, using 300 trains for 120,000 commuters on a typical weekday. As the station approaches its 100th anniversary, it has been re-envisioned and restored to a level that suits the […]

Linetec People to Know: Darrel Schwartz

Q: Tell me about your job A: I manage the LMI and thermal operations at Linetec. Our Linetec Managed Inventory (LMI) program currently has inventory belonging to 39 different customers. Our thermal department provides pour and debridge, as well as strut processes to improve the thermal properties of aluminum extrusions. Q: What did you do […]

Interior applications

While many are aware of the wide selection of finishing choices available for architectural aluminum products installed on buildings’ exteriors, some may not know that they have the same creative freedom and performance reliability for interior finishing options. With Linetec as your single-source solution for finishing, not only is the color selection practically unlimited, so […]

“High-performance architectural coatings for extruded aluminum” article featured in PRISM

Sharing its expertise and extensive knowledge of high-performance architectural coatings, Linetec recently authored an educational feature for PRISM magazine. Addressing the publication’s focus on sustainability and the built environment, the article by Tammy Schroeder, LEED® Green Associate, covers sustainability, durability and other coating selection considerations for aluminum extrusions. The informative article begins with an overview […]

Architect magazine’s project gallery features Aventura Mall

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Among the many projects finished by Linetec that are featured in Architect magazine’s online gallery, one of the most recent is Florida’s Aventura Mall. Supporting the Miami-area retail destination’s new addition and its bright, modern design, Linetec finished the skylight’s aluminum framing components in a Pale Oak color. Super Sky Products Enterprises, LLC manufactured and […]

OLE Health’s newest location clad with Linetec-finished aluminum wall panels

On May 22, OLE Health celebrated the grand opening of its Napa Valley Vinters South Napa Campus in California. More than 15,000 patients are anticipated to use the healthcare services annually at this new facility, which is OLE Health’s ninth location. Designed by INDE architecture of San Francisco, the 29,000-square-foot, three-story building’s exterior colors showcase […]

Linetec People to Know: Melissa Lane

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Q: Tell me about your job A: I am the accounting manager at Linetec. Some of the duties of the accounting team are: preparing the monthly financial statements, reviewing job costing, preparing pricing and margin analysis, and managing days working capital. Q: What did you do prior to Linetec? A: I was an accountant at […]

9 FAQ’s about Linetec’s stretch forming services


Choosing a single partner to curve and finish your architectural aluminum products provides you with an efficient process and a high-quality result. At Linetec, you can select from paint and anodize finishing options, as well as thermal improvement, in combination with our stretch forming services. Not only does this allow you to enjoy a single […]

In the News: Finding the right aluminum finish


Metal Architecture magazine recently featured Linetec’s recommendations on “Finding the Right Aluminum Finish.” Authored by Tammy Schroeder, Linetec’s marketing manager and LEED® Green Associate, the article describes considerations for selecting and specifying high-performance painted coatings and anodize finishes. Within the article, two project success stories highlight the range of finish options offered by Linetec: Minnesota’s […]