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Read the Full Toyota Project Case Study 🔗   Project Requirements Aesthetics, safety, and branding demanded the use of first-rate materials. The use of glass, steel, and stone delivers a crisp, timeless feel consistent with the look of modern Toyota products.  The design team sought highly durable, wear-resistant components consistent with the Toyota brand....

Accounting for Supply Chain Issues When Sourcing Your Architectural Railing System The recent years in the commercial construction industry have been chaotic, to say the least. Operational disruptions caused by the pandemic have thrown a wrench into the manufacturing of essential materials, as well as their transportation. This strain has been...

With any materials used in a building project, it can be difficult to discern which products meet all the basic requirements. Harder still can be the task of determining which supplier makes the best partner, not just in terms of product quality, but in service as a whole. In this post,...

Form and function are the foundation of any architectural project. But it’s the details that will bring your client’s dreams to reality. A beautifully designed railing system is like a piece of fine jewelry that will adorn the masterfully sculpted building structure. Railings However necessary to the safety and structure of a...

We have had the pleasure of working with Ted on the Parks Project in uptown Dallas and Balfour Beatty on several projects including Lewisville H.S. Phase II, Lee Elementary, Katy Trail, and The Perot Offices.  Our 65,000 sq ft. open-concept office and warehouse brings our estimators, project managers, designers, and...

  Continuous Compression Patented DrySet System. VIVA uses a patented system that provides mechanical means of anchorage of glass into the SHOE base, with a positive water drainage system. This is an approved method of anchorage by Trosifol, manufacturers of glass laminate interlayers. Significantly reduced deflections.  In comparison to other...

OUR NEW 62,000 SQ. FT. HEADQUARTERS WITH OFFICE SPACE, FABRICATION WORKSHOP, AND WAREHOUSE IS NOW LOCATED AT: 151 W. Vista Ridge Mall Dr. Lewisville, TX 75067 Our new facility will allow all of the VIVA team - product development, sales, estimating, design, engineering, project management, manufacturing, warehousing, logistics, field management and accounting...

We are excited to announce the move to our new Headquarters in Lewisville, Texas, (a 10-minute drive from DFW Airport). This brand new 65,000 sq ft building, comprises of ultra-functional and collaborative office space, fabrication workshop, and warehouse.  Our new facility will allow all of the VIVA team - product development,...

VIVA Railings is excited to announce the launch of its new division MetalSpaces™ for all your custom architectural metal and glass needs. MetalSpaces™ offers turnkey solutions from concept to design and engineering to fabrication, servicing your projects throughout North America. Our team of over 100 dedicated professionals looks forward to bringing your...

Aluminum Powder Coated SOLO™ Glass Railings were preferred for this high rise in downtown Dallas, TX. Our engineers and design crew did an amazing job to deliver the perfect railing system for Bleu Ciel.  SOLO™ Glass Railing System provides an unobstructed view and maintains a clean minimalist design option that complements the interior...

Introducing our latest product line, the BEACON™ Cable Railing System.  Cable lends itself to low maintenance, high visibility infill that is popularly used on exterior applications.  ECM and Powder Coat finishing options are available for the BEACON product line.  Single flat bar posts provide clean lines and minimal obstruction to the line of sight.  BEACON™...

Our new CableNet infill is an extremely versatile infill system that exceeds code requirements on load performance and opening size limitations.  This infill type is a great choice for schools, exterior balconies, and landscaping applications. CableNet is now available with most of our post-supported railing systems including BLADE™, CIRCA™, & CUBE™.  CableNet is available...

On Saturday, June 15, we hosted our annual company picnic!  This VIVA Railings event is always a lot of fun for both the adults and kids and a chance to enjoy a relaxing afternoon with families and co-workers.  We included nearly a dozen unique activities from noodle toss to limbo. ...

June 6 & June 7 - Las Vegas Convention Center,  Las Vegas, Nevada Join us at one of the largest and most exciting annual gatherings of architects and designers at this year's A'19 Conference on Architecture!  Over 21,000 people attend every year with over 90% of those visiting the expo floor! VIVA...

We are celebrating VIVA Railings' workforce! There are so many opportunities in the construction field for women, from engineers to estimators and more.  The VIVA Railings' staff comprises of many diverse cultures and traditions! Pictured here are many of our hard working ladies at VIVA Railings. #hwgcwomen#hwgcculture #NAWIC #WICWeek2019...

American Airlines Trinity Campus - Work in Progress The brand new American Airlines Trinity Campus is set to open in the Summer of 2019. With a massive 1.8 million square foot facility, these 5 building premises are one of the latest landmarks of Ft Worth, Texas. Combining training facilities along with...

April's edition of Glass Magazine features VIVA Railings and our brand new catalog!  We have several new products featured in our latest catalog including Panel Railing, ECM Finish and our new ECO VISTA™ and ECO ELLIPSE™ Line.  Request a catalog today or download it here.           Catalog:  Web Version  |  Catalog:  High Res...

https://youtu.be/KctG4wGjvB8 One of our latest projects, the Hilton Austin Convention Center Bridge features customized railing systems surrounded by a net barrier.  Before the bridge even began fabrication, Hilton Austin revamped their interior with a new lobby, meeting areas, and two new restaurants.  Hilton also created a 1,800 square foot outdoor terrace on...

  Stunning curved glass railing with our VIEW™ Glass Railing and SMOKE BAFFLE™ Railing system adorn the Esplanade Otonomy Lab lobby in San Diego by Alexandria Real Estate Company.  Over 300 linear feet of curved glass surround the main stairwell of the brand new 60,000 square foot facility. VIEW Button Structural Glass Balustrade Railing System...

The United States Green Building Council recently awarded the Toyota  Motor North American Headquarters as a LEED Platinum facility.  VIVA Railings provided LEED Material & Resources Credits 4.1 and 4.2 for the Toyota Headquarters project. Several factors went into the award during construction and in operation: •  Solar Panels on the Parking garages...

Imagine an additional stairwell that blends seamlessly with the architecture, a great place for students to study and converse.  An engaging atmosphere to promote learning and keep students focused and distraction free. Contractors and Architects have more frequently begun to install what is known as The Learning Stair.  It is...

ABOUT THE GRANDSCAPE BOARDWALK Right past the Nebraska Furniture Mart in The Colony, Texas is the new Grandscape Boardwalk by LMG Ventures.  As it stands, the Lava Cantina restaurant is the center of the landscape as more restaurants, shopping centers and hotels begin to grow along the over 2,200 feet of...