Industry News

A spray polyurethane foam insulation said to be the first to eliminate ozone depletion and reduce the impact of global warming has been enhanced by Houston-based Lapolla Industries Inc.

ASHRAE is seeking presenters for its Building Performance Analysis Conference as well as teams for its annual LowDown Showdown modeling competition.

BASF SE has completed a capacity increase of its methylene diphenyl diisocyanate (MDI) production facilities at the company´s Verbund site in Antwerp, Belgium.

While energy efficiency is a consideration when developers and architects propose and erect newer buildings, the vast majority of Chicagoans live in older homes that are energy intensive.

Energy efficient, tornado resistant homes built for low income Arkansans. This is a story that starts with good intentions.

By shifting to a more holistic focus on energy, including home energy management, Honda is able to center its research on a future with ubiquitous solar power.

A high-performance, closed-cell, low-exotherm spray foam insulation, Icynene ProSeal LE offers the ability to achieve R-35 in an initial five-inch thickness in the first pass.

Demilec now offers a medium-density closed-cell spray foam made with a hydrofluoroolefin (HFO) blowing agent, the next generation of chemistry for the industry.

Dwight Hikel, 78, of Westminster, died Tuesday, February 7, 2017. Dwight was a titan in the structural building components industry, and will be greatly missed by all who ever had the opportunity and privilege to work with him.