gypsum wallboard

gypsum wallboard

[′jip·səm ′wȯl‚bȯrd]
(materials)
Wallboard consisting of a core of set gypsum surfaced with paper or other fibrous material suitable to receive paint or paper.

gypsum wallboard

A gypsum board used primarily as an interior surfacing in a building.
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A North American distributor of gypsum wallboard and suspended ceiling systems, GMS operates a network of over 210 distribution centres across the US.
Its product offering includes gypsum wallboard, joint treatment, steel framing, insulation, fasteners, tools and other accessory products used by wall and ceiling contractors in the commercial and residential markets.
Tenders are invited for work includes interior metal framing, gypsum wallboard, interior aluminum storefront, flooring, ceiling, painting, millwork, fire protection, hvac, electrical.
These materials are used in roofing, gypsum wallboard and specialty applications, as well as in plastic reinforcement and weaving.
National Gypsum will raise prices by 20 percent for their entire gypsum wallboard product line effective Jan.
Researchers used a Plexiglas chamber divided by various types of gypsum wallboard, also known as drywall, of different thickness levels.
The panels also feature a higher strength-to-weight ratio and improved sag resistance and meet all applicable building codes, including ASTM C1396 Specification for Gypsum Board, for both 1/2-inch gypsum wallboard and 1/2-inch gypsum ceiling board.
The center boasts improved water efficiency, reduced light pollution, and the use of recycled materials such as carpet, ceiling tiles and gypsum wallboard.
The first half of the book separately covers concrete and cement, stone and masonry, glass and ceramics, wood, plaster and gypsum wallboard, metals, and synthetics.
Washington State's King County Link-Up program has chosen asphalt shingles, glass bottles, gypsum wallboard and urban wood as priority materials for 2007.
Huntersviile, NC, and Dow Reichhoid Specialty Latex, Research Triangle Park, NC, announced an agreement to combine Microban antimicrobial technology with patented PolySaf polymer technology from Dow Reichhold for gypsum wallboard used in residential and commercial construction.
has announced that its gypsum recycling program partner, Gypsum Recycling America LLC (GRA), started collecting gypsum wallboard scrap, which will be recycled and reused in USG'S wallboard manufacturing operations.