Builder Magazine takes a look at prefab construction
In the July 2013 issue of Builder, writer Barbara Ballinger makes the case for cost-efficient and sustainable construction using prefabricated building systems. The article points out that although prefabricated systems have made...
Published on Aug 19, 2013.
Bertschi School named first Living Building on West Coast
On April, 15, 2013, the Bertschi School’s Living Building Science Wing in Seattle, Washington, became the first Living Building on the West Coast and the fourth fully-certified Living Building in the world....
Published on May 9, 2013.
French River Visitor Center utilizes SIPs and unique terraced design
Built on a sloped outcrop of exposed granite, the visually stunning French River Visitor Center utilizes structural insulated panels (SIPs) as part of its unique design. Baird Sampson Neuert Architects designed the...
Published on Mar 14, 2013.
Frank Gehry-designed SIP house brightens up New Orleans neighborhood
© Chad Chenier Photography / Make It Right Check out SIPA’s new case study about Make It Right’s effort to sustainably rebuild over 150 homes in the Lower Ninth Ward of New Orleans....
Published on Mar 6, 2013.
North America’s first Active House nears completion
A new kind of structural insulated panel (SIP) project is taking shape in St. Louis, Missouri—the first home in North America to meet the Active House standard. Originating in Belgium, the Active...
Published on Feb 21, 2013.
SIP project named 2012 LEED for Homes Project of the Year
At the 2012 Greenbuild conference in San Francisco, the U.S. Green Building Council named the Puyallup Tribal Longhouse as the LEED for Homes Project of the Year. Located on the Puyallup Tribe...
Published on Dec 6, 2012.
Two SIP homes claim 2012 EcoHome Design Awards
Of the seventeen recipients of the 2012 EcoHome Design Awards, two of the top-tier Grand Award winners used structural insulated panel (SIP) construction as a means of reducing energy use and improving...
Published on Aug 17, 2012.
Sarann Knight apartment complex begins third development phase
More construction is underway in Westside Las Vegas as crews break ground on the third phase of the Sarann Knight affordable housing development. Nonprofit developer Community Development Programs Center of Nevada (CDPCN)...
Published on Aug 2, 2012.
Oregon Museum Showcases Agriculture and Alternative Energy
Structural insulated panels from Premier SIPs are one of the key elements in the new Sustainable Agricultural and Energy (SAGE) Center, a museum featuring the products and processes driving the economy in...
Published on Jul 20, 2012.
Deep Energy Retrofit Reduces Energy Use More Than 50%
Deep energy retrofit in Florida reduces energy usage more than 50%
Published on Jun 28, 2012.
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