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The Difference Between Structural Insulated Panels & Insulated Metal Panels

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“SIPs and IMPs” may sound like a silly kid’s game, but structural insulated panels (SIPs) and insulated metal panels (IMPs) are far from child’s play when it comes to construction as they are popular building materials used to insulate structures.

While they may sound the same, SIPs and IMPs have...

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Topics: Cold Storage, Insulated Metal Panels, Construction

Spoiler-Free Alert: Cold Storage’s Role in U.S. Agriculture Industry

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One of the modern marvels of living in the United States is that we can sit down at the holidays and share meals of fresh food from across the country with menus featuring everything from Virginia hams to Maine lobsters to Wisconsin cheese to California vegetables to Florida fruit to Texas beef.

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Topics: Cold Storage, Insulated Metal Panels, Green Span

What Types of Products Require Cold Storage?

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While threats of recession loom around the world, the cold chain global market is not cooling off with double-digit growth projected over the next decade as more and more products require cold environments.

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Topics: Cold Storage

First Line of Defense: IMPs Provide Thermal and Moisture Protection

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When designing and constructing buildings today extreme weather must be taken into consideration.

Just this summer, for example, the United States experienced a sweltering heat wave across the country plus four separate flooding events that each qualify as 1-in-1,000 year rainstorms.

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Topics: Cold Storage, Insulated Metal Panels, Construction

Benefits of Metal Roofing by Region

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Sherwin-Williams, the largest U.S.-based paint supplier, says that metal roofs with their combination of durability, strength, fire resistance, and architectural design are no longer just a choice for commercial projects.

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Topics: Cold Storage, Insulated Metal Panels, Metal Roofing

The Best and Most Common Uses of Insulated Metal Panels (IMPs)

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Insulated metal panels (IMPs), with their energy efficiency and thermal performance, are still the go-to material for cold storage facility construction, but advances in IMP detailing by manufacturers and architects over the years now allows these systems to be used across a wider range of projects.

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Topics: Cold Storage, Insulated Metal Panels, Construction

Keep Your Cool: The Energy Efficiency of Insulated Metal Panels

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Insulated metal panels (IMPs) shine brightest when it comes to energy efficiency with their built-in insulation, high R-values, low thermal conductivity, and all-in-one air, water, and vapor barrier.

IMPs are not only a green solution that can help your building qualify for LEED certification, but...

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Topics: Cold Storage, Insulated Metal Panels, Metal Roofing, Construction

These 5 Industries are Demanding Large-Scale Cold Storage in 2022

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The demand for large-scaled cold storage is growing at a rapid clip across multiple industries from ports to cities in both retail and industrial space.

“Cold storage forms an important part of the logistics supply chain,” said the “Cold Storage Construction – Global Market Trajectory & Analytics”...

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Topics: Cold Storage, Insulated Metal Panels, Construction

The Future of Cold Storage

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The future of cold storage has been reshaped the past two years by the COVID-19 pandemic and changing behaviors of consumers around the globe.

“One of the interesting trends brought about by the pandemic is the skyrocketing demand for cold storage warehouses,” writes Joanna R. Turpin in ACHR News.

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Cold Storage Market is Heating Up for These 3 Industries

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While the COVID-19 pandemic has put many sectors of the global economy in a deep freeze, the cold storage market has been heating up thanks to a variety of factors from a rising online demand for direct-to-consumer perishables to the refrigeration needs of the coronavirus vaccines.

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Topics: Cold Storage