SIP Office Shop Spirit Lake IA

Location: Spirit Lake, IA

Project Information

Project Type: Commercial, Office
Manufacturer: Energy Panel Structures
Builder: Ackerman Construction
Design Professional: Energy Panel Structures
Year Built: 2023


High Performance: No
HERS/EUI Index Score:
ACH50 - Blower Test Results:
CO2 lbs./sq.ft./year:

Building use: Office, shop, and cold storage for a construction company.

SIP benefits for this job:
Builder/owner is a dedicated SIP builder for Energy Panel Structures that believes in the energy efficiency and time saving of using SIPs. Using SIPs on their own office was important to them for both efficiency and a tool to teach customers about SIPs.

SIP wall thickness and core material: 
Office: 6-1/2", 5-1/2" EPS Foam 1 lbs
Heated Shop:8-1/2", 7-3/8" EPS Foam 1 lbs

Describe the benefits of using SIPs on this project. Did SIPs help save time, labor, construction costs, or energy?
Using SIP panels greatly sped up the framing process of the build. Using SIP panels greatly sped-up the framing process of the build.


Affiliated Members

Energy Panel Structures, Inc.
Graettinger, IA


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