High-performance products make builders' lives easier

| by Steve Arel

With its innovative ZIP System, Huber Engineered Woods has made its mark on the residential and commercial high-performance construction industries.

The sheathing and tape have revolutionized building enclosures by streamlining structural weatherization with an integrated water- and air-resistive barrier.

Mike Oates, product manager for ZIP System at Huber Engineered Woods, took part in the recent Energy & Environmental Building Alliance (EEBA) High Performance Home Summit in Atlanta, to work with and collaborate with builders throughout the industry.

“What can we do to make a builder’s life easier tomorrow, but then where is the industry going five, 10-plus years from now?” Oates said. “We need to make sure we’re still relevant, but hopefully leading the manufacturer offerings in that space.”

 

 

 

 

Topics: Architectural Firms, Building Owners and Managers, Construction Firms, Energy Saving Products, Exteriors, Great Commercial Buildings, Insulation, Multifamily / Multiunit Residential, Office Buildings, Sustainable Communities, Thermal Envelope - Building Envelope, Urban Planning and Design

Companies: EEBA, Huber Engineered Woods


Search for your lost shaker of salt in Margaritaville's green retirement communities

Search for your lost shaker of salt in Margaritaville's green retirement communities

Each home in the Latitude project was designed to provide a low-maintenance, energy-efficient lifestyle.

New product helps with rainwater management

New product helps with rainwater management

Pavement filtration system works with concrete, asphalt and pavers to create permeable surface.

Sponsored by: Bio-Microbics

Haier advances take IAQ to higher level

Haier advances take IAQ to higher level

Self-cleaning technology, automation remove contaminants, extend life of HVAC units

New solution uses fresh air to boost IAQ

New solution uses fresh air to boost IAQ

FreshAire PTAC focuses on multifamily, lodging, commercial spaces

Smart thermostat makes comfort personal

Smart thermostat makes comfort personal

Lux's Kono technology automatically adjusts for optimal comfort, savings

Smart building platforms becoming smarter

Smart building platforms becoming smarter

Ventacity Systems technology helps commercial users optimize efficiency, create healthy environment

Sensei teaches the art of easy serviceability

Sensei teaches the art of easy serviceability

All unit components designed to be removed in less than 10 minutes

GLAS provides look at future of efficient thermostats

GLAS provides look at future of efficient thermostats

Aesthetics only part of appeal of Johnson Controls' newest product

Solution spotlights efficiency, serviceability

Solution spotlights efficiency, serviceability

Rooftop unit helps lead Rheem's commercial line expansion

Climate Control systems offer efficiencies for residential, commercial applications

Climate Control systems offer efficiencies for residential, commercial applications

Solution design focuses on positive up-front, back-end financial impact

Demand, research drive ERV, HRV development

Demand, research drive ERV, HRV development

Improving efficiency, occupant comfort key as building envelopes tighten


Related Content


Latest Content

Get the latest news & insights


NEWS

RESOURCES

TRENDING

FEATURES

New Georgia center as good to environment as refugees it will serve

RESEARCH CENTERS