Seven Unique Projects Using Enercept SIPs

Posted by Roberta Bartel on April 13, 2021

Each year Enercept participates in the Structural Insulated Panel Association (SIPA) Building Excellence Awards.  Here are the seven projects Enercept submitted for 2021 ...

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Award Categories:

  • High Performance (any size or use category - judged only on
    special High Performance features or certifications)
  • Single Family ‘Small House’ under 900 sq. ft.
  • Single Family Homes over 3,000 sq. ft.
  • Single Family Homes under 3,000 sq. ft.
  • Multifamily
  • Agricultural
  • Commercial/Industrial/Institutional Buildings under 10,000 sq. ft.
  • Commercial/Industrial/Institutional Buildings over 10,000 sq. ft.
  • Renovations (residential or commercial, includes additions and
    retrofit insulated panels)
  • Affordable Housing (excludes multifamily, home ownership cost
    must be at or below 30% of median income for location)

Who is Eligible?

  • The submitting company must be a current SIPA member in good
  • Structural insulated panels must be used on a minimum of 50% of
    the building envelope, determined by square footage of exterior
    walls and roof
  • The SIPs used on the project must be provided by a SIPA member
  • Installers, designers or other parties involved in the project who
    are not SIPA members will not be recognized in awards materials.
    However, builders or architects may apply for membership with their
    entry, but must be full members in good standing prior to the closing
    date for the entry to receive recognition.
  • Project must be completed between January 1,2020 and December 31, 2020.

Judging Criteria:

Each entry is judged on the following criteria:

  • Design and structural
    engineering innovation
  • Creative use of SIP
  • Environmental

Enercept Entries:

Five of the seven projects submitted by Enercept SIPs were 2021 SIPA Building Excellence Award winners. Click on the project name to see more photos and information.

Stencil front rendering-1award-yellow SIP Office Building in Sioux Falls, SD


Navajo Blue Travel Center - nightaward-yellowSIP Travel Plaza in Flagstaff, AZ


opera houseaward-yellowOpera House SIP Roof Renovation in Watertown, SD


www.sips.orgimagesthumbssocialBetz-Barn-view-3award-yellowSIP House and Workshop in Crested Butte, CO



Open Concept SIP House in Pulaski, PA



Vaulted Ceiling SIP House in Victor, ID


Tiny Homes Villageaward-yellowSIP Tiny Homes Village in Albuquerque, NM

Find more beautiful Enercept SIP projects and award winners in our Gallery:Project Gallery


Topics: SIPs, enercept, Green Building, SIPA Building Excellence Awards