May 11, 2010 | Vol 5, Num 19
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Blast systems blend with historic design on Fairfax courthouse

The $105.7-million, expansion and renovation to Fairfax County's Jennings Judicial Center in Fairfax, Va., features a high-performance, blast-resistant curtain wall system that adheres to heightened security mandates and preserves the aesthetic integrity of the historical district. 

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