ANSI Approves Standard for Structural Insulated Panels
Tacoma, WA—The ANSI/APA PRS 610.1-2013 Standard for Performance-Rated Structural Insulated Panels in Wall Applications was approved by the American National Standards Institute (ANSI), establishing the first national consensus-based standard for structural insulated panels (SIPs).
Published on Jun 25, 2013.
2012 Building Excellence Awards recognize energy-efficient, sustainable SIP projects
April 12, 2012 – The Structural Insulated Panel Association (SIPA) recognized nine homes and commercial buildings that demonstrate the high levels of energy efficiency and environmental sustainability achievable with SIP construction during...
Published on Apr 13, 2012.
SIPA Members Claim Multiple Energy Value Housing Awards
Orlando, Florida – Three members of the Structural Insulated Panel Association (SIPA) were recognized for their exemplary energy-efficient homes at the Energy Value Housing Awards (EVHA) ceremony on February 8, 2012, during...
Published on Mar 1, 2012.
NAHB and NYSERDA commit to Deep Energy Retrofit Program with SIP Nailbase
Gig Harbor, Washington – The Structural Insulated Panel Association (SIPA) will join the NAHB Research Center and a team of remodeling contractors to research cost-effective solutions for residential energy efficiency improvements in...
Published on Nov 16, 2011.
Inside SIPA Building Excellence Award winning project Singer Farm Naturals
Appleton, New York-based produce supplier Singer Farm Naturals was named the Agricultural category winner in the 2011 SIPA Building Excellence Awards for their transformation of a nineteenth century barn into an ultra-sustainable...
Published on Aug 22, 2011.
NAHB selects two SIP homes for National Green Building Awards
Salt Lake City, Utah —The National Association of Homebuilders (NAHB) recognized thirteen builders, remodelers and other home building professionals who are leading the construction industry in green building practice and advocacy during...
Published on May 12, 2011.
SIPA awards recognize energy-efficient and sustainable projects built with SIPs
March 23, 2011—The Structural Insulated Panel Association recognized five of the most energy-efficient and unique buildings constructed with structural insulated panels (SIPs) during its Building Excellence Awards ceremony at the SIPA Annual...
Published on Mar 28, 2011.
Life Cycle Analysis shows investing in SIPs reaps long-term energy and environmental benefits
By creating substantial energy savings and reductions in greenhouse gas emissions, the energy invested in the production of structural insulated panels (SIPs) yields an exponential benefit to the environment compared to traditional wood framing, according to a new study published by the EPS Molders Association (EPSMA).
Published on Feb 21, 2011.
Energy Value Housing Awards Recognize Several High Performance SIP Homes
January 12, 2011 – During an awards ceremony held at the International Builders’ Show in Orlando, Florida, the NAHB Research Center recognized twelve of the nation’s leading energy-efficient builders and remodelers with...
Published on Feb 1, 2011.
BASF study shows building with SIPs reduces framing construction labor by 55 percent
BASF study shows building with SIPs reduces framing construction labor by 55 percent.
Published on Feb 13, 2008.
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