US Patent No. 10,364,572

PREFABRICATED WALL PANEL FOR UTILITY INSTALLATION


Patent No. 10,364,572
Issue Date July 30, 2019
Title Prefabricated Wall Panel For Utility Installation
Inventorship Arlan Collins, Seattle, WA (US)
Mark Woerman, Seattle, WA (US)
Assignee Innovative Building Technologies, LLC, Seattle, WA (US)

Claim of US Patent No. 10,364,572

1. A utility panel, comprising:an exterior panel that includes:
a core;
a first board coupled to an exterior-facing surface of the core;
a second board coupled to an interior-facing surface of the core, wherein:
the core includes a foam plastic core that has the exterior-facing surface and the interior-facing surface,
the first board includes a magnesium oxide board coupled to the exterior-facing surface of the foam plastic core, and
the second board includes a fiber cement board coupled to the interior-facing surface of the foam plastic core;
a weather resistive barrier coupled to the first board, wherein the first board is positioned between the weather resistive barrier and the core; and
a plurality of cladding panels coupled to the weather resistive barrier, wherein the weather resistive barrier is positioned between the plurality of cladding panels and the first board;
a plurality of studs coupled to the exterior panel, wherein the plurality of studs include a plurality of punched studs;
a hat channel coupled to the plurality of studs substantially opposite the exterior panel, wherein the hat channel is substantially perpendicular to the plurality of studs; and
an interior panel coupled to the hat channel opposite the plurality of studs.