Local designer and architects 5G Studios and BOKA Powell collaborated in creating an innovative and sustainable, green design solution to meet the needs of the client. Construction manager Balfour Beatty Construction with joint venture partners H.J. Russell and Pegasus Texas, made great strides to construct the $328 million, 23-story hotel. Working in conjunction with Trainor Glass Company, also of Dallas, TX, JEB fabricated the nearly 235,000 sq ft of glass windows necessary to complete the prestigious hotel. The majority of the unitized wall system incorporates a 1” insulating glass unit consisting of ¼” PPG Solarban® 70XL on Pacifica (2) with a ½” black air spacer. The other remaining 1” insulating glass units consist of ¼” PPG Solarban z50 with a ½” black air spacer.