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Designing with architectural insulated metal wall panels

This continuing education course explores the characteristics of insulated metal wall panels, including how they can offer a six-in-one design solution.


Provided By: Metl-Span
By METL-SPAN May 5, 2022
Designing with Architectural Insulated Metal Wall Panels BD+C University Course Metl-Span

Insulated metal wall panels (IMPs) offer a sleek, modern, and lightweight envelope system that is highly customizable. This continuing education course explores the characteristics of insulated metal wall panels, including how they can offer a six-in-one design solution. Discussions also include design options, installation processes, code compliance, sustainability, and available warranties.

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Learning Objective

After reading this article, you should be able to:

  • Describe the characteristics of architectural insulated metal panels (IMPs), including the design options for architectural IMPs
  • Discuss the installation process of IMPs, including the factors affecting panel spans, and the relationship of these factors to structural supports
  • Recognize how IMPs provide all necessary air, water, vapor and thermal control layers through a single component, and how they meet various building codes.
  • Differentiate between the various paint, corrosion, panel and weather-tightness warranties available with IMPs.

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