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April 11, 2019

GA-229-2018 Shear Values for Screw Application of Gypsum Board On Walls

Tests conducted in accordance with ASTM E72 determine average ultimate shear values of gypsum panel products. Get it now.
April 11, 2019

GA-214-2015 Recommended Levels of Finish Gypsum Board, Glass Mat & Fiber-Reinforced Gypsum Panels

Assists specifiers and contractors in understanding and achieving the desired level of finish for Gypsum Board, Panels,  Glass Mat and Fiber-Reinforced Gypsum Panels. Get it now.
April 11, 2019

GA-223-2017 Gypsum Panel Products, Types, Uses, Sizes, and Standards

Summarizing the many different types of gypsum board used in the industry, this quick reference gives typical uses of, and the ASTM and CSA standards for, […]
December 19, 2018

Gypsum Association Releases Twenty-Second Edition of GA-600 Fire Resistance and Sound Control Design Manual

Silver Spring, MD – December 19, 2018 – The Gypsum Association (GA) is pleased to announce the release of GA-600-2018 Fire Resistance and Sound Control Design […]
December 5, 2018

Updated Code Referenced Specification Guides Design and Installation of Gypsum Panels

SILVER SPRING, MD, –  As a code referenced document, GA-216 Application and Finishing of Gypsum Panel Products is revised every three years. Beginning in 2018, GA-216 […]