35 results for platinum

  • High-Performance Buildings

    Originally posted on Building Enclosure online A Simpler Envelope System for Meeting Stringent Energy Codes It’s no secret energy codes are becoming ever more rigorous. As building designs become more energy-efficient, regulators adopt more extensive measures to achieve further efficiencies. For example, codes are moving from requiring insulation of a certain R-value, to considering the building envelope’s overall performance. Take […]
  • Higher Warranted R-Values, Higher Performing Envelopes

    Platinum SIPS are truly the epitome of high performance framing.  Made with Insulfoam’s Platinum GPS (graphite polystyrene) insulation cores, Platinum SIPS offer 41% higher (warranted) R-Values over stick formed construction. PLATINUM GPS STRUCTURAL INSULATED PANELS Higher Warranted R-Values:  Premier Platinum SIP systems create tight building envelopes, which reduces heating and cooling (operating) costs by up to 60%, and increase R-Values […]
  • PROECT FEATURE: Lightweight SIPS Saves Floating Home Building Costs

    Lightweight, strong, easy to use, environmentally friendly, super insulating… there are so many benefits to using structural insulated panels, SIPS, as your advanced framing choice for a building project.  In this case, SIPS’ lightweight nature won out with a Float Home in Portland, Oregon.  This Portland float home is being built on float blocks, where weight is always an issue.  For example, utilizing […]
  • Premier SIPs to Create “Super Plant” to Manufacture Structural Insulated Panels (SIPs)

    Production space for making energy-efficient panels to expand within company’s flagship facility in Puyallup, Washington. To enhance efficiences in the manufacturing of its energy-saving structural insulated panels (SIPs), Premier SIPs will expand the production space at its Puyallup, Washington, facility.  Co-located with its sister company, Insulfoam, Premier’s SIP super plant will serve customers throughout North America, as well as internationally. […]
  • News Releases

    Premier SIPs to Create “Super Plant” to Manufacture Structural Insulated Panels (SIPs) – October 2016 Premier SIPs Now Offers Structural Insulated Panels with 20% Higher R-Values – September 2016 Award-Winning Buildings Constructed with Premier SIPs – June 2016 Premier SIPs Wins a Greenest Structural Product Award – January 2016 Premier SIPS Receives FSC Chain of Custody Certification – March 2012 BIM Data Now […]
  • News Release – Premier SIPs “Super Plant”

    Premier SIPs to Create “Super Plant” to Manufacture Structural Insulated Panels (SIPs) Production space for making energy-efficient panels to expand within company’s flagship facility in Puyallup, Washington. Puyallup, Washington, October 4, 2016 – To enhance efficiencies in the manufacturing of its energy-saving structural insulated panels (SIPs), Premier SIPs will expand the production space at its Puyallup, Washington, facility. Co-located with its sister […]
  • Premier SIPs Now Offers Structural Insulated Panels with 20% Higher R-Values

    PREMIER PLATINUM is the next generation of SIPS with graphite polystyrene (GPS) insulated cores which create an even more energy-efficient panel. Recognized for its leadership in developing advanced, energy-efficient building products, Premier SIPs introduces PREMIER PLATINUM structural insulated panels (SIPs) that offer 20% higher R-values than traditional SIP panels. The next generation of high performance SIPs is made with the […]
  • PROJECT PROFILE: Affordable Senior Housing in Arizona

    Given multiple development issues including clearing asbestos from the building on site to zoning and design changes, time was saved by using SIPS instead of standard wood framing.  Staying on deadline was critical to this project. Lofts at McKinley project profile (pdf) Urban infill redevelopment project serving a mixed community.  By removing a vacant office building and replacing it with […]
  • Environmental