Architectural Record BE - Building Enclosure

Insulated Metal Panels

This course is no longer active
Sponsored by MBCI
 
Continuing Education
 

Learning Objectives - After this course, you should be able to:

  1. Review policies and codes surrounding IMPs, the construction industry and how IMPs can qualify for LEED and tax credits.
  2. Recognize the advantages of using IMPs to increase the energy efficiency of the building envelope.
  3. Investigate some examples of energy modeling with cost savings via the use of IMPs.
  4. Understand the impact relevant specifications for insulated metal panels can have on the end product.

Credits:

1 AIA LU/HSW
1 GBCI CE Hour

Insulated metal panels (IMPs) present architects with opportunities to create pleasing designs while still helping building owners to meet their energy-efficiency goals. The combination of aesthetics and performance can qualify for tax credits as well as credits with green building rating systems.

 

 

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