Tag Archives: IMP

Airport makeover benefits from metal wall panels

Raleigh-Durham International Airport

Raleigh-Durham International Airport in Morrisville, North Carolina, has been serving travelers since 1938. To help modernize its aging Terminal 1, though, it underwent major work that included specifying proprietary metal wall panel products. This meant ripping out the old single skin and adding new material before installing insulated metal panels (IMPs).

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Hawaiian brewery keeps cool with IMPs

Insulated metal panels (IMPs) were ideal for the Maui Brewing Company facility’s high-performance and aesthetic requirements. Photos © Ryan Siphers

by Eric Jurus

Touted as “Hawaii’s number-one craft beer,” the award-winning Maui Brewing Company has expanded to a 3900-m2 (42,000-sf) insulated metal panel (IMP)-clad facility to meet an overwhelming demand. After nearly a decade of brewing, the company required a more energy-efficient, sustainable facility to stay consistent with its brand.

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Metal roofs and claddings

The Metal Construction Association (MCA) has published new technical bulletins and white papers on its website regarding building with metal walls and roofs. The new website additions include the technical bulletin, “Roof Covering Repair Requirements and the International Code.” This offers information on types of repair materials and how to use them within the building code. “Proper Tools for Fastening Metal Panels” is guide to fastening of metal panels to both wood and metal frame …

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