JPCL March 2014


Building Envelope

Are We Sealing the Right Walls in Buildings?

by Joseph Lstiburek, Ph.D, P.Eng.

It’s time to return to compartmentalization, says the dean of North American building science.

Building Envelope

Are We Sealing the Right Walls in Buildings?

by Joseph Lstiburek, Ph.D, P.Eng.

It’s time to return to compartmentalization, says the dean of North American building science.

Assessing Energy and Moisture Effects of EIFS

by André Desjarlais, Oak Ridge National Laboratory, and David A. Johnston, EIFS Industry Members Association

A new study simulating performance in eight U.S. climate zones finds good results for most systems.

Assessing Energy and Moisture Effects of EIFS

by André Desjarlais, Oak Ridge National Laboratory, and David A. Johnston, EIFS Industry Members Association

A new study simulating performance in eight U.S. climate zones finds good results for most systems.

Coatings Technology

Resin rEVOLUTION

by Skip Gregorevich and Vincent Genova, Kalcor Coatings Co.

A new breed of waterborne PVDF coatings is born.

Coatings Technology

Resin rEVOLUTION

by Skip Gregorevich and Vincent Genova, Kalcor Coatings Co.

A new breed of waterborne PVDF coatings is born.

Case Study

The Mettle of Metal

by Gary Henry

A PVDF-coated aluminum exterior shrugs off weather at the Atlanta Airport.

Case Study

The Mettle of Metal

by Gary Henry

A PVDF-coated aluminum exterior shrugs off weather at the Atlanta Airport.

Coatings Technology

Raw Advantage

by Cynthia A. Challener, Ph.D.

Advanced, high-performing architectural coatings start with innovative ingredients: an independent overview.

Coatings Technology

Raw Advantage

by Cynthia A. Challener, Ph.D.

Advanced, high-performing architectural coatings start with innovative ingredients: an independent overview.