Tag Archives: structural insulated panel

R-Control SIP Construction Manual Update

We are pleased to announce the January 2015 release/printing of the R-Control SIP Construction Manual. A significant number of updates to the Technical Bulletin section of the manual were completed.  Many of the updates were editorial in nature.  A small number … Continue reading

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VISION House Mariposa Meadows

Green Builder Media proudly is currently constructing an entirely self-sufficient, off-grid project perched high in the Rocky Mountains of Colorado.  The project is the VISION House at Mariposa Meadows. The project will unite extraordinary design, extreme performance, innovative products and … Continue reading

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R-Control Update: ICC-ES ESR-2233 Code Report

We are pleased to announce the availability of an updated R-Control ICC-ES ESR-2233.  ESR-2233 now has a November 2014 revised date.  The R-Control SIP manufacturing locations were updated with this revision.

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Stanford University’s Solar Decathlon prize winning entry used SIPs

AFM’s R-Control Licensee, ACH Foam Technologies supplies R-Control SIPs to build the Stanford University’s Solar Decathlon prize winning entry, “The Start Home”. Click here to learn more.

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Updated SIPA Technical Bulletin No. 008 – Wall Aspect Ratios for SIPs

R-Control is a key funder and supporter of the Structural Insulated Panel Association (SIPA) and R-Control staff is active within SIPA to promote the use of SIPs. As part of SIPA’s activity, SIPA publishes Technical Bulletins that complement R-Control Technical … Continue reading

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Update to R-Control ICC-ES ESR-2233 Code Report

  We are pleased to announce the availability of an updated R-Control ICC-ES ESR-2233.  ESR-2233 now has a June 2014 reissued date.  No changes were made to the document other than the updated date.

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New R-Control SIP Technical Bulletin No. 2082 – R-Control SIPs as an Air Barrier

We are pleased to announce R-Control SIP Technical Bulletin No. 2082 – R-Control SIPs as an Air Barrier is now available. R-Control SIP Technical Bulletin No. 2082 lists the International Energy Conservation Code (IECC) requirement for a material to be … Continue reading

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Update to R-Control ICC-ES ESR-2233 Code Report

We are pleased to announce the availability of an updated R-Control ICC-ES ESR-2233.  ESR-2233 now has a April 2014 revision date. The updated report now includes GeoFaze, LLC of Kerrville, TX as an ICC-ES recognized R-Control SIP Licensee.

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Updated R-Control SIP Technical Bulletin No. 2029 – Roof Cantilevers

We are pleased to announce an updated R-Control SIP Technical Bulletin No. 2029 covering roof cantilevers is now available. R-Control SIP Technical Bulletin No. 2029 covering roof cantilevers has been expanded to provide load design information for R-Control SIP cantilevers … Continue reading

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NEW R-Control SIP Project Profile – Building Helping Heroes

We are pleased to announce the addition of a new project profile to the R-Control SIP Project Profile library.  We have added the Building Helping Heroes home supplied by Branch River Plastics. The project showcases the use of R-Control SIPs … Continue reading

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