ACM, Rain Screens and a Sustainable Building Envelope
As one of the world’s leading manufacturers of metal composite materials, ALPOLIC® carefully considers every detail of the manufacturing, distribution and sales process. Most of our products are manufactured in Chesapeake, VA, many with a substantial amount of post-consumer recycled materials. After fabrication, the MCM sheets are shipped to their destinations, ready to change the facade of structures around the world. Exceptional projects deserve exceptional materials. Demand ALPOLIC®.
Gain insight into how rain screen systems contribute to the weatherability and sustainability of a building. Learn about the importance using sustainable materials for the system contribute to lower energy consumption, minimal impacts to the environment, and improving indoor environmental quality.
- Define what a rain screen system is, and what cladding materials are typically used in its construction
- Explain the role of rain screen benefits when it comes to temperature and energy savings
- Identify the different paint finishes that can be applied to ACM panels and what level of durability they offer
- Discuss typical market applications for this type of construction system
10 Multiple Choice and True/False Questions
A score of 80% or higher is required to receive a certificate of completion