Charged with new product development, the Center for Building Excellence tested several assemblies for their structural and thermal contribution. The first of these is the HP+ Wall System – a code compliant, structural, braced wall system with integrated control layers. Due to the unique nature of the product, adopting the new system for a builder can be an involved process. As a lead technical advisor, I worked on the testing, piloting, and product launch of the system with builders nationally.
My primary contributions were as follows:
For more information about the Center for Building Excellence and the HP+ Wall System please visit: http://www.construction.basf.us/cbe/residential