Projects & Awards

Riverbend wins Jerry Rouleau Award for Home Design Excellence

[Award] Marysville Residence, Winner: Excellence in Home Design – Timber Frame: 2,001-3,000 sq. ft.

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PrecisionCraft wins Jerry Rouleau Award for Home Design Excellence

[Award] Eastern Nebraska Residence, Winner: Excellence in Home Design – Timber Frame: More than 4,000 sq. ft.

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Insulspan® SIPs play key role in North America’s first Active House

[Project] Builder Matt Belcher is no stranger to building sustainable homes. His resume as a custom-home builder and consultant boasts several of the nation’s top green homes, authoring a book on sustainable construction, and direct involvement in the development U.S. building codes and green building standards.

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Plasti-Fab’s Lebanon Ohio facility wins Go Green Recycling Award for Sustainability

[Award] The Warren County Solid Waste Management District has awarded Plasti-Fab’s Lebanon Ohio operation as the recipient of the Go Green Warren County Contest for 2014. In this contest the Lebanon Manufacturing Facility was given the award for their recycling efforts, as the amount of waste their plant delivered to the landfill was considerably lower than other facilities in the area.

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Victoria builder receives CHBA awards for energy-efficient homes with the Advantage ICF System®

[Project] When builder Pat Caporale and his wife Geri founded Caporale Construction, Ltd. in 1990, their goal was to produce healthier, more energy-efficient and more accessible homes. Following these aspirations has earned them a lot of recognition, including 12 Construction Achievements and Renovations of Excellence (CARE) awards from the Victoria Chapter of the Canadian Home Builder’s Association (CHBA), and selection as a finalist for the association’s provincial Georgie awards.

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Habitat Grey Bruce
Habitat for Humanity "Grey Bruce" Awarded $60,000

[Award] Habitat for Humanity Grey Bruce has been awarded 2nd place at the National Habitat for Humanity conference in Winnipeg. The cash award of $60,000 is sponsored by Rio Tinto and Alcan and is awarded for incorporating sustainable components in the building. Plasti-Fab worked with the local Habitat Humanity supplying not just sustainable EPS materials, but volunteers to help with the project as well.

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Plasti-Fab® EPS Product Solution provides compressive resistance and quick installation

[Project] When the city-owned roof covering a portion of a local firehall and hotel began to leak, the task of repairing the 300 s.f. area began, and with it came the reimagining of the space overall.

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GE Proof Not Promises
GE Water & Process Technologies presents Plasti-Fab with "Proof Not Promises" Award

[Award] GE Power & Water Technologies issues Customer Awards as part of a stewardship program to award such initiatives. Plasti-Fab Polymer Plant has received this recognition under the category of "Proof Not Promises" for a significant improvement in industrial operation.

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Effect Home Builders earns prestigious EnviroHome designation with the help of Advantage ICF System®

[Project] Les Wold of Effect Home Builders is one of only a handful of builders in Alberta to receive the EnviroHome designation from the Canadian Home Builders’ Association, a program that selects the best-of-the-best green homes across Canada. The certification recognized the Mackenzie residence, an extremely sustainable 2,423 sq. ft. craftsman style home in Edmonton, Alberta.

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Cedar Creek Residence
PrecisionCraft wins Jerry Rouleau Awards for Excellence

[Award] Cedar Creek Residence, Winner: Excellence in Home Design - Timber Frame: More than 4,000 sq. ft.

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Cle Elum Residence
PrecisionCraft wins Jerry Rouleau Awards for Excellence

[Award] Cle Elum Residence, Home of Distinction: Excellence in Home Design - Timber Frame: 3,001-4,000 sq. ft.

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Riverbend Timber Framing Website
Riverbend wins Jerry Rouleau Awards for Excellence

[Award] Riverbend Timber Framing website, Winner: Excellence in Marketing - Website Design

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Award-Winning Net Zero Energy Builder chooses Plasti-Fab® products to boost energy efficiency

[Project] Along a quiet tree-lined street in Edmonton’s Belgravia neighborhood, innovative builder Effect Homes is turning heads with their cutting-edge green development. Belgravia Green consists of three side-by-side homes similar in their net zero energy ambitions but using different strategies to produce as much energy as they consume over the course of a year.

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Sustainable Design Award - Steamboat Springs
PrecisionCraft wins Excellence in Home Design awards

[Award] Steamboat Springs Timber Residence, 2017 BALA Single-Family Custom Platinum Award: One-of-a-Kind Custom or Spec Home 1,501 - 2,500 sq. ft.

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Plasti-Fab® and Okanagan College give carpentry students hands-on green building experience

[Project] Design must reflect the practical and aesthetic in business but above all... good design must primarily serve people.

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Sustainable Design Award - Georgetown
PrecisionCraft wins Excellence in Home Design awards

[Award] Georgetown Lake Home, 2017 BALA Single-Family Custom Gold Award: One-of-a-Kind Custom or Spec Home 4,501 - 6,000 sq. ft. o Winner: Excellence in Home Design – Timber Frame: 2,001-3,000 sq. ft.

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Plasti-Fab Storm Water Management Makes Headlines

[Project] At Plasti-Fab we believe sustainability is important; important enough to take a week off from our regularly scheduled blog series to give credit to the efforts of the Kitchener Ontario location for their efforts in innovative sustainability.

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Sustainable Design Award - Bowling Green Log Home
PrecisionCraft wins Excellence in Home Design awards

[Award] Bowling Green Residence, 2017 BALA Specialty Silver Award: Design Detail

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Advantage ICF System® helps innovative concept school work towards net-zero energy

[Project] Brent and Monica Krueger wanted to start something different in Craik, Saskatchewan. They had been teaching business development for years through the Praxis School of Entrepreneurship, but they wanted to extend some of those principles to younger students. Their new Praxis International Institute in Craik will be the first private high school in Saskatchewan focusing on socially and environmentally responsible entrepreneurship.

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Sustainable Design Award - Silver Valley Residence
PrecisionCraft wins Excellence in Home Design awards

[Award] Silver Valley Residence, Home of Distinction: Excellence in Home Design – Timber Frame: 3,001-4,000 sq. ft.

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Insulspan® SIPs top British Columbia’s first home meeting the 2012 R-2000 Standard

[Project] Arthur Lo has been building energy-efficient homes for over 17 years. His Vancouver-based company Insightful Healthy Homes has certified all their projects through Natural Resources Canada’s R-2000 program, offering homebuyers a high degree of energy efficiency and a solid return on their investment. But his latest project takes this philosophy a step further—a 2,400 sq. ft. home that is net zero energy ready and the first home in British Columbia to meet the new 2012 R-2000 Standard.

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Sustainable Design Award - Airdrie Residence
Riverbend Timber Framing wins Excellence in Home Design awards

[Award] Airdrie Residence, Home of Distinction: Excellence in Home Design – Timber Frame: 3,001-4,000 sq. ft.

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Plasti-Fab® products lead Scouts camp on path to sustainability

[Project] Located along the Little Campbell River outside of Langley, British Columbia, Camp McLean is one of the primary scout camps for the Scouts Canada Fraser Valley Council, servicing over 6,000 members. Following the organization’s emphasis on environmental conservation, the camp’s newest buildings are built green with help from Plasti-Fab products.

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