ACM, Rain screens, and a Sustainable Building Envelope
ALPOLIC manufactures high-quality ACM and MCM panels both in Japan and the United States. Our state-of-the-art facility in Chesapeake, Virginia, which began production in 1991, is the most sophisticated facility of its kind in America. Our commitment to innovation, quality and value have made ALPOLIC a truly global presence, with manufacturing and distribution capabilities worldwide and enables us to offer the widest selection of colors, textures and finishes – and the most extensive inventory of finished products – in the industry.
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