Rethinking Modular Construction

Green & Healthy Home Maine Magazine wrote a nice piece on modular home building in Maine. Our high performance panelized construction methods were featured in the article. 

Want to see how we build a house? Check this out.

In print publication see pg. 46. In the digital publication see pg. 48.

09/14/17

Making Passive House Mainstream

Our superinsulated homes are featured in super-detail in the current issue of Fine Homebuilding Magazine! The story showcases our panelized approach to home construction that starts in our factory, here in Searsmont, Maine. Not only do we…
09/01/17

Rethinking Modular Construction

Green & Healthy Home Maine Magazine wrote a nice piece on modular home building in Maine. Our high performance panelized construction methods were featured in the article.  Want to see how we build a house? Check this out. In print…
07/11/17

WATCH: Team Montreal Assembles Prefab Passive House

Watch as the TEAMMTL (the Solar Decathalon 2018 team from Montreal) passive house is assembled. Check out some pictures and more renderings our on project page
06/01/17

Montreal Solar Decathalon Team Chooses Ecocor Panelized Prefab Passive House

We’re proud to be the industry partner of TEAMMTL in the biennial green building competition at the Solar Decathalon China 2018 in Dezhou, China.

06/20/16

North American Factories Specializing in Superinsulated Panelized Building Up and Running

Factories on both sides of North America are designing and turning out prefabricated components for Passive House buildings.  In Pemberton, British Columbia, BC Passive House makes panelized parts for Passive House buildings as well as panels for…
06/17/16

There Are More Prefab Passive House Options for North America

Ecocor, a Searsmont, Maine-based high-performance building manufacturer is partnering with Milford, Pa.–based architecture firm Richard Pedranti Architect (RPA) to design and build single-family homes built to Passive House standards. The designs…
06/16/16

EcoCor brings Swedish building tech to the USA to produce passivhaus prefab

High tech wooden prefab houses are very popular in Sweden, but relatively unknown in the US.  EcoCor is bringing this popular Swedish technology to the US. 
06/16/16

New Passive House Prefab Factory an Assembly Line for Green Homes

EcoCor, a Maine-based builder of Passive House prefabs, now offers 11 different ready-to-order models of energy-efficient, factory-built prefabs homes.
06/14/16

A new player in the growing market for prefabricated Passive House construction in the U.S.

There’s a new player in the small but growing market for prefabricated Passive House construction in the U.S. Announced on Monday, the Searsmont, Maine–based high-performance building manufacturer Ecocor is teaming up with Milford, Pa.
06/14/16

Builder, architect Launch Line of Energy-Efficient Prefab Homes

Ecocor has teamed up with Richard Pedranti Architect to develop a line of prefabricated homes that meet the strict energy-efficient requirements of the "Passive House" standard.
06/13/16

North America’s first fully prefabricated passive houses could revolutionize the housing market

A new partnership between Ecocor and the design firm of Richard Pedranti Architect (RPA) will design and build North America’s most energy-efficient prefab Passive Houses. The Ecocor-RPA partnership was announced today with the unveiling of eleven…
06/10/16

Panelizing Passive House: A Maine Builder Starts Production

JLC's Coastal Connection has been following the progress of Maine building company EcoCor, LLC.  Since we first connected with him in 2011, EcoCor's Chris Corson has introduced more advanced European-made materials and components as the new products…
09/09/14

Panelizing Passive

Earlier this year, JLC's Coastal Connection took a trip to the panelizing shop of EcoCor Design/Build near Belfast, Maine, to watch as EcoCor fabricated wall panels for a superinsulated house designed to meet the tough Passive House performance…
07/31/14

Heavy-Duty Window Flashing by Chris Corson Using Extoseal Encors

EcoCor's Chris Corson demonstrates Extoseal Encors Window Flashing.
06/10/14

A Visit to a Passive House Panelizing Shop

JLC has been following the evolution of builder Christian Corson's company, EcoCor, Inc., since 2011.  With a half-dozen site-built Passive House jobs under his belt since 2011, Corson is now moving into panelization - the constructing of wall and…
06/06/14

Vermont House Uses Only Half a Cord of Firewood

In Ripton, Vermont, this fuel-stingy replica of Chris Corson’s Maine Passivhaus was heated last winter by a small wood stove using just 1/2 cord of firewood
03/24/14

Wrapping an Old House in a Passive House Puffy Jacket

EcoCor is aiming to turn an old house into an air-tight, superinsulated modern dwelling.

We're proud to announce that we are the first certified Passive House component manufacturer outside of Europe

Check out our Passive House Components. Our Panelized Construction approach to passive house building is perfect for all high performance building applications.