Boathouse (cold weather install) – Lake Winnipesaukee, New Hampshire 3/4″ Armoroc cement-bonded particleboard was installed as the structural wall sheathing for this double-bay boathouse on Lake Winnipesaukee, New Hampshire. Installation occurred in January in the coldest temperatures New England’s winter has to offer (the temperature was -10 degrees F the day these pictures were taken,
Armoroc Floor Sheathing – GreenZone 2013 – Pedia-Pod NRB (USA) in Ephrata, PA, in collaboration with Building Design + Construction designed and built Pedia-Pod, a modular pediatric treatment room. Off-site (modular / panelized) construction is gaining momentum and recognition with the AEC and building owner community as a viable alternative to traditional on-site construction methods.
With it’s origins dating back to Europe in the early 20th century, cement bonded particleboard (CBPB) was and still is a widely used building material in Europe, Asia and other parts of the world. Ameriform’s founders have been involved in the US structural cement board industry for over 25 years which at the time these
Corbett Kroehler, Global Warming and Green Building Expert (and Central Florida Congressional Candidate!), promotes Armoroc Cement Bonded Particle Board (CBPB) as a new solution to the Clean Air Act’s impact on the OSB industry, and Armoroc’s use as an environmentally friendly building material. View Corbett’s article on Keyboard Culture.
The Cement Bonded Particle Board (CBPB) market in the US has grown considerably over the past 15 years. It was first introduced on a large scale in the 1990’s to be used in applications such as structural fire-rated floors, roofs, walls, soffits, ceilings, and was soon incorporated into OEM & pre-fabricated products such as Access
Multi-Story Residential – New York Armoroc was installed as the structural floor and roof sheathing in this multi-story residential building in New York. Armoroc installs like plywood with carpentry tools, allowing the elimination of the wet trade and it’s associated labor and costs. For the floors 3/4″ Armoroc was installed directly to the Marino\WARE JoistRite