Webinar: Technical Advances in Structural Insulated Sheathing (SIS)

March 30, 2021 from 2:30 – 3:30pm EST via Zoom 

Course Description:

The presentation covers the thermal and performance efficiencies of a Structural Insulated Sheathing (SIS) assembly along with its excellent fire ratings and NFPA 285 approval. Attendees will learn about a variety of product details including how to attach a myriad of cladding and sub-framing systems directly to the SIS while providing continuous insulation and code compliance.

Continuing Education Credits:

Participants will receive 1 AIA-HSW credit for attending. 


Registration is free and open to anyone.  Click here to be directed to our registration website.

Learning Objectives:

Attendees will hear about the various hybridized sheathing solutions available in the market and learn how the integration of advanced technology has improved performance, capability, and sustainability of SIS.  At the end of the webinar, participants will be able to:

  1. Identify the characteristics of various hybridized sheathing solutions.
  2. Understand the benefits of magnesium oxide sheathing.
  3. Understand the benefits of fusion technology versus lamination/gluing.
  4. Identify how fusion based magnesium oxide SIS contribute to sustainability, constructability and versatility.


Beau Preston, National Sales Manager for MaxLife Industries

Beau Preston developed MaxLife’s original national sales representative network and has since continued to refine our sales processes and expand our network of independent product manufacturer representatives. Beau’s sales approach relies heavily on educating architects, product representatives and installers on the benefits and intricacies of the ArmorWall Structural Insulation Sheathing product offering. Beau supports MaxLife’s national service accounts, distributors and web leads with front line information, introductions to our full team of experts and general product knowledge.


MaxLife Industries

MaxLife Industries is an North Carolina-based manufacturer of high-performance building enclosure products for the commercial high-rise, mid-rise, low-rise, and multifamily markets. MaxLife’s primary product line is the ArmorWall Structural Insulated Sheathing series. Through its patented Fusion Technology that combines four traditional building enclosure products into one, ArmorWall has become the industry’s most innovative building enclosure system in just a few years’ time. Our panels enable architects to pursue previously unattainable design features with additional industry-leading benefits for structural strength, durability, continuous insulation, and fire, air and water-resistance.