Are you an architect looking to build a high-performance project on a tight schedule or need a building envelope that will help save utility dollars and create a more comfortable environment? Take a look at Architect Magazine’s September ‘Continuing Education’ article, Simply SIPs, on understanding and specifying structural insulated panels. The article features several Premier SIP projects with a sustainability goal and describes how SIPs were utilized. Because Architect Magazine is the official magazine of the AIA, design professionals can earn 1 HSW/SD CEH (Health/Safety/Welfare and Sustainable Design Continuing Education Hour) for this article and successfully completing the quiz.
- List the typical material combinations used in structural insulated panels (SIPs)
- Describe the building performance benefits of SIPs
- Describe the construction benefits of SIPs
- Describe how SIPs contributed to the energy performance of the three project case studies
Learn more about the Premier SIP projects featured in this article: