Retrofit insulated panels (also called nailbase panels) provide continuous exterior insulation and a solid nailing surface in a single step. Perfect for deep energy retrofits and new construction, retrofit insulated panels are a labor-saving method of reaching a high performance, airtight building envelope.
The below Retrofit Insulated Panel Wall & Roof Installation Guide is a draft document prepared by SIPA and Home Innovation Research Labs. It is intended to serve alongside manufacturer's installation recommendations for retrofit insulated panels.
Case Study: Energy Envelope Upgrades Using Retrofit Insulated Panels (pdf)
2013/2014 NYSERDA Apartment in Albany, NY with SIPA and HIRL.