Metl-Span® Offers Design Guide For HPCI Barrier™ Insulated Metal Panel

Metl-Span® has made available a comprehensive design guide for its recently-introduced HPCI Barrier™ insulated metal panel.  The HPCI (High Performance Continuous Insulation) Barrier offers all of the functions of air, water, thermal and vapor barriers plus thermal insulation and rigid sheathing in a single element.   It can be used behind virtually any type of façade.

The new design guide explains rain screen wall basics and design; defines components of rain screen wall construction; and presents critical design considerations.  The guide provides a detailed understanding of the HPCI Barrier and illustrates typical project applications.  Also included are extensive architectural details highlighting the HPCI Barrier panel assembled with terra cotta, brick veneer and metal panel cladding.

To view the new design guide or for more information on HPCI Barrier and the complete line of Metl-Span products, visit or call 877-585-9969.