This addition to an existing building was built shortly after the energy conservation chapter of the Massachusetts Building Code was Published in 2001.   It follows the principles Illustrated by the Commonwealth’s example details for brick veneer construction on metal studs with insulation within the stud wall.

There are a few details taken from the bid documents, followed by photographs of the building under construction


Case Study: Brick veneer and cavity on metal studs and steel frame

The Boston Architectural College - TM632/7632 - Designing Architectural Details


John Pilling

Jennifer McGrory

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Apr 17, 2012

Designing Details

Topic: Contemporary Technologies